Personal profile


Dan McCaul is a video game artist who has worked on a wide range of IP including Alien Vs Predator, Crysis 2 and Star Wars. Since 2015 he has worked as a lecturer at the University of Northampton specializing in 3d modelling and concept art techniques.

Research Interests

  • 3D modelling
  • Concept art techniques

Education/Academic qualification

Master, Computer Aided Graphical Technology Applications, Teesside University


Award Date: 1 Oct 1999

Bachelor, Graphic Design, University of Plymouth


Award Date: 26 May 1995

  • Merged Futures

    Iain Douglas (Chair), Triantafyllos Kanakis (Member of programme committee), Scott Turner (Member of programme committee), Mu Mu (Member of programme committee), Roy Wallace (Member of programme committee), Samantha Read (Member of programme committee), Daniel McCaul (Member of programme committee), Gary Hill (Participant), Andy Winter (Participant), Alison Goodyear (Participant), Christos Tsotskas (Participant), Sam Watts (Participant), Rob Fairhurst (Participant), James Belton (Participant), James Ladocha (Participant), Mark Holmes (Participant), Sam Gage (Participant), Alessandra Girardi (Participant), Inga Stewart (Participant), James Hyde (Participant), Steve Walsh (Participant), Becky Adams (Participant), Paul Mills (Participant), Trudy Bell (Participant), Charles Haynes (Participant), Rob Lewis (Participant), Darren Sharp (Participant), Rosemary Slootweg (Participant), Phil Spokes (Participant) & Ricky O'Donnell (Participant)

    14 Jun 2019

    Activity: Organising a conference or workshopResearch

  • Merged Futures

    Daniel McCaul (Participant)

    14 Jun 2019

    Activity: Organising a conference or workshopParticipating in a conference or workshopResearch

  • EGX Rezzed

    Daniel McCaul (Visiting researcher)

    4 Apr 2019

    Activity: Public Engagement and OutreachExhibitionResearch

  • Jason Pickthall

    Daniel McCaul (Host)

    24 Jan 2017

    Activity: Hosting a visitorHosting an Artist or Cultural ProducerResearch

  • Mark Rutherford School

    Daniel McCaul (Visiting researcher)

    2 Nov 2016

    Activity: Public Engagement and OutreachSchools EngagementResearch