|Birthplace||Bronx, New York|
|Binghamton University, Bachelors||2002|
|Cinematography, Photography, Cmputer Science|
|Edinburgh College of Art, Masters||2004|
Gabriel Ortiz went to Binghamton University for Cinematography where he studied Avante Garde Cinema and Computer Science. He then went to Edinburgh College of Art where he completed a Masters in Animation Design. After his Masters degree he became a Freelance IT consultant for photography studios in Edinburgh and created Automated systems for photography. During this time he was picked up by Nesta’s start for Six to develop an automated Flash development system and then shortly after pick up by Edinburgh University’s EPIS programme to participate in a Business Residency there.
He then Founded web development Company nothingGrinder LTD. which has created a web platform that claims to make the creation of Google Friendly Flash websites possible, whilst also taking content added to any website created on this platform and pushing that content to Twitter and Facebook.