Borislav ‘Bobo’ Petrov

Product Specialist

Thinkbox Software

(TRON: Legacy, Avatar, Superman Returns)

Bobo was born in 1968 in Sofia, Bulgaria. He had his first programming experience in 1984 and discovered his passion for CGI in 1993. He studied in Vienna, Austria and worked in the areas of architectural visualization, multimedia and game development for over 12 years before moving to Canada in 2004.

Before joining the Thinkbox Software team in the summer of 2011, Bobo served as Technical Director at Frantic Films VFX and Prime Focus VFX for over seven years. He designed and co-developed some of the in-house and commercial products which are now part of the Thinkbox Software portfolio.

Bobo has been writing the MAXScript documentation as consultant for Autodesk since 2003 and won a 3dsMax Master Award in 2006.