A ZBrush Certified Instructor.
Born in Surin, one of North Eastern Provinces of Thailand, on 14 July 1977, Yong did his high school education at Samsenwittayalai School, Bangkok. During his last high school year, he participated in an exchange student program to study his senior year at Morris Town High school (New Jersey, United States of America). Yong gained a degree in Computer Science from California State University in 1999.
Yong worked in Computer Programming field focusing on Web technology for several years in California.
Yong also fascinated and interested in Art. While working daytime as programmer, he's honing his skills in traditional art and craft. His main interests are anatomy, creature design, and sculpting. The person who taught Yong about Anatomy is Alex Oliver, a master in both traditional and digital realms.
In the year 2004, Yong returned to his homeland, Thailand but continue his career in the field of computer and web industry. Through the years of practicing his sculpting skill, he was invited to teach at Silpakorn University and ZLA Digital Art Institute. Yong started teaching Digital Sculpting utilizing the cutting edge software, ZBrush, which permits highly detailed sculpture to be sculpted digitally and naturally.
In the year 2007, through M.R. Chalermchati Yukol, Yong was personally introduced to M.C. (Mom Chao) Chatrichalerm Yukol, Thailand's legendary Film Maker and Mr. Kunakorn Sethi, one of the most respectful film producers. Yong decided to serve Prince Chatri in CG department and form a Visual Effect Company, Prommitr Visual Effect, Co., Ltd. Currently his team's focusing on the upcoming film, King Naresuan III.
Actively involved in CG Society, Yong's participated in several online competitions and has won several awards ranging from 2 Dimensional Paint work (http://www.wacom-asia.com/community/procorner/walkthrough/ladymonster/index.php) and the most recent 3D Sculpting award for creating a new breed of Super Hero(http://pixolator.com/zbc/showthread.php?t=66100).
In 2010, Yong has become a ZCI(ZBrush Certified Instructor). Currently aside from working full time as Managing Director at PMVX, on weekends Yong teaches Human Anatomy and ZBrush Digital Sculpting at Silpakorn University, Rangsit University, and ZLA Digital Arts Institute.