Federico Scarbini is an Italian self-taught artist based in London. While receiving his Bachelor's Degree in Asian Cultures and Languages, he discovered 3D art and since then he has been studying software as well as traditional art and anatomy. He is now working for The Moving Picture Company delivering assets for features films. Lately he has worked on “Dark Shadows”, creating textures for digital doubles and creature texturing and sculpting. Before this, he had worked for many years on commercials, art installations, archviz, illustrations, and in the medical field. In the past few years he delivered articles and tutorials on character and creature development for books and international magazines.