Michael is the creator and passion behind XMD. He has been in the VFX/Game industry professionally for 12 years now. After graduating from the Art Institute of Atlanta, Michael first worked on an MMO, The Chronicle, at Rapid Reality. Soon after, he found a passion for military simulation at Meggitt Training Systems. He has been progressing thru the ranks starting as a Junior artist at Meggitt to Lead, for the past 10 years. His projects in the past few years will soon be at the forefront of virtual training for every Marine and US soldier for the next 5-15 years. Michael's passion and artistic drive for ZBrush has brought about the XMD brand and will continue to drive it into the next realm of creative tools for artists.