Won 2 Oscars.
Another 11 wins & 17 nominations.
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(additional visual effects designer)
(visual effects designer) / (visual effects supervisor)
(special effects director: Apogee - uncredited)
Out on a Limb
(TV Mini-Series) (effects supervisor - 1 episode)
(director of photography: special visual effects)
(producer: special visual effects)
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John C. Dykstra
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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[about re-using shots on Battlestar Galactica
(1978)] The problem is that when there's a hole in the dramatics, the tendency is to fill it in with some special effects. Unfortunately for them, I didn't shoot enough special effects to have spares lying around to fill in holes with. I shot all the shots I said I was going to shoot, and we got all of them in the show, but we ended up having to use ...
The alternate, European pronunciation of his last name is, "Yik-struh".