El Pino: Japan-based independent illustrator, cartoonist.
El Pino has studied Animation, Illustration and design at Nihon University, College of Art. After University he got jobs as a designer / illustrator at a design office and an apparel brand, and has been working as a freelance since 2012.
Favourite Visual Artist
Ed "Big Daddy" Roth, Akira Toriyama, Terry Dodson
Horror, Action, New-Hollywood, Robert Rodriguez, Rob Zombie
Favourite TV Shows
OITNB, Brooklyn 99
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Reel Big Fish, Ozomatli, Elvis Presley
Animator's survival kit
Natsuhiko Kyogoku, H.G Wells
Favourite Gaming Platform
Tools of the Trade
illustrator CS6, Photoshop CS6, Intuos 4, Pencil, Marker
Movie, Comic, Cooking, Beer,