Christopher Espinosa
Christopher E. Espinosa
Visual Communication Manager
Visual Communication
  • Philadelphia

Mr. Espinosa is responsible for Exponent’s graphics, video, animation, and multimedia efforts. In addition, he supports the scientific, engineering, and marketing staff in the production and presentation of technical information and demonstrative evidence. He leads a team of highly talented animators, multimedia artists, and graphics designers into new technological realms of visual communication with options such as 3D printing, 3D scanning, interactive designs, and virtual reality initiatives.

Mr. Espinosa has many years of experience in the field of visual arts and has served in such positions as Multimedia Architect for Hewlett Packard, Inc. in which he specialized in video editing, creating synchronized streaming newscasts and video delivery systems. As Senior Multimedia Animator for Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Publishers, he formed an animation department that was instrumental in taking the hard copy book world into the electronic publishing realm. Mr. Espinosa also worked as a successful freelance animator/artist for companies such as The American Heart Association, Comcast, GlaxoSmithKline, Johnson and Johnson, Wolters Kluwer Publishers, and HP Labs.

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • B.A., Fine Arts/Computer Graphics, Rutgers University, 1997
  • Hewlett Packard: Einstein Award for Reinvention: Excellence in uses of Streaming Media, Corporate Communication and Training

    3D Design Magazine: Big Kahuna Award: Medical Scientific Animation of Shoulder Replacement Surgery

    AT&T Graphics: Honorable mention for animation titled “The Apple Factory”

LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS

Certification: Advanced Visualization and 3D Modeling, Alias Wavefront, Santa Barbara, CA

Publications

Kurtz S, Edidin E. The Spine Technology Handbook. Academic Press, New York, NY, 2006. Illustrated Chapter 1, “The Basic Tools and Terminology of Spine Treatment.”

Chewning SJ Jr. The Spine. Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Created over 30 animations and visual summaries of medical procedure on CD-ROM version of publication.

Siegel GJ, Agranoff BW, Albers RW, Fisher SK, Uhler MD. Basic Neurochemistry. Lippincott, Raven Publishers, Philadelphia, PA. Created a series of animations showing complicated molecular structures on CD-ROM version of publication.

Craig EW. The Shoulder. Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Illustrated and animated advanced surgical techniques on CD-ROM version of publication.

Wiss DA. Fractures. Master Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. Created over 40 animations and visual summaries of medical procedure on CD-ROM version of publication.

Presentations

MacMillan JB, Espinosa CE. Advances in demonstrative evidence technologies. 2008 Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel Attorney/Client Seminar, New Orleans, LA, 2008.

Espinosa CE. Presenting demonstrative evidence effectively. Trial Academy, Pine Mountain, GA, November 2007.

MacMillan JB, Espinosa CE. Presenting demonstrative evidence effectively. DRI Preeminent Lawyer—Superstars of Trial Seminar, Chicago, IL, 2006.


Professional Affiliations

SIGGraph (member)

Art Institute of Philadelphia (advisory board)

CREDENTIALS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS

  • B.A., Fine Arts/Computer Graphics, Rutgers University, 1997
  • Hewlett Packard: Einstein Award for Reinvention: Excellence in uses of Streaming Media, Corporate Communication and Training

    3D Design Magazine: Big Kahuna Award: Medical Scientific Animation of Shoulder Replacement Surgery

    AT&T Graphics: Honorable mention for animation titled “The Apple Factory”

LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS

Certification: Advanced Visualization and 3D Modeling, Alias Wavefront, Santa Barbara, CA