the wizards of the cinematografic business or efects

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Tim Burke
Visual Effects, Gladiator
 
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Alec Gillis
Special Effects, AVP: Alien vs. Predator
Alec Gillis began his professional career in 1980 at Roger Corman's New World Pictures. While working with future luminaries such as James Cameron and Gale Ann Hurd, Alec also attended UCLA Film School. By 1985 he began working for Creature FX legend Stan Winston ("Aliens", "Predator", "Pumpkinhead")...
 
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Phil Tippett
Phil Tippett is the founder and namesake of Tippett Studio. His varied career in visual effects has spanned more than 30 years and includes two Academy Awards; and six nominations, one BAFTA award and four nominations, two Emmys and the advent of modern digital effects in motion pictures. As a child of seven...
 
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Nick Davis
Visual Effects, The Dark Knight
 
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Paul J. Franklin
Visual Effects, The Dark Knight
Paul Franklin was born in 1966. After leaving high school he attended the Cheshire School of Art and Design for a year and then went up to St John's College, Oxford University to read Fine Art. Whilst studying he worked extensively in student theater design, film making and magazine design and became...
 
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Jim Rygiel
Starting his career in 1980, Rygiel joined Pacific Electric Pictures, one of the earliest companies to employ computer animation for the advertising and film markets. In 1983, Rygiel's work took him to Digital Productions where he began work on The Last Starfighter, a film notable for its pioneering use of digital imaging in place of models...
 
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John 'D.J.' Des Jardin
Visual Effects, Man of Steel
Often referred to as the Don Quixote of the visual effects industry, Mr. DesJardin (aka "DJ") has been viewing the world askance for years. With an illustrious career that began by shooting stereoscopic films with Charlie Chapin and extending to the forthcoming Ultraman tv-to-film adaptation, DJ continues to wow and amaze audiences, filmmakers, and studio executives...
 
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John Frazier
Special Effects, Transformers
John Frazier was born on September 23, 1944 in Richmond, California. As a child his family moved to Southern California, USA, where he was raised. He attended Canoga Park High School and attended college at Los Angeles Trade Tech, where he studied high-rise construction and freeway design. In 1963 he began designing special effects props at the Haunted House nightclub in Hollywood...
 
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Neil Corbould
Special Effects, Black Hawk Down
 
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Chris Corbould
Special Effects, Casino Royale
 
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Scott Benza
Visual Effects, The Avengers
 
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Rob Coleman
Rob Coleman is a two time Oscar nominee for his animation work on Star Wars: The Phantom Menace (1999) and Stars Wars: Attack of the Clones (2002). He has also been nominated for two BAFTA Awards for his work on Men In Black (1997) and The Phantom Menace (1999). He spent 14 years at Industrial Light and Magic and Lucasfilm Animation working closely with George Lucas...
 
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Andrew R. Jones
Visual Effects, Avatar
 
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Mark Stetson
Visual Effects, Blade Runner
Since 1995, Mark Stetson has been working as a visual effects supervisor. In 1997, he won a BAFTA (British Academy) Award for visual effects in his debut effort, Luc Besson's The Fifth Element. In 2002, he won an Academy Award and his second BAFTA Award for visual effects in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings; The Fellowship of the Ring...
 
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Robert Legato
Visual Effects, Titanic
 
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Ben Snow
Visual Effects, Iron Man
 
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John Nelson
Visual Effects, Gladiator
John Nelson graduated with high distinction from the University of Michigan in 1976 with a Bachelors in General Studies. After college, he made several films that won awards at film festivals and moved to California in 1979 to work for Robert Abel and Associates, first as a cameraman, then as a technical director and finally as a director...
 
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John Bruno
Visual Effects, Titanic
 
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Brian Johnson
Special Effects, Alien
Brian Johnson is a award winning special and visual effects designer and director who for over 40 years provided his services to a multitude of film and television productions. Johnson's career began in 1957 when he joined Anglo Scottish Pictures after meeting veteran effects artist and skilled matte...
 
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John Rosengrant
Special Effects, Jurassic World