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Peter Anderson (II)


Peter Anderson, ASC Director of Photography and Visual Effects Supervisor. Peter is the one of the world's premier leaders on Hi-Tech productions. An expert in filming Visual Effects, Digital Cinema, 3-D, Special Venue, Large Format, Theme Park, and High Frame Rate Productions, he is also instrumental to the development of these technologies. ... See full bio »

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 2010 Legend of the Daming Palace (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2007 U2 3D (Documentary) (visual effects supervisor)
 2005 Roar: Lions of the Kalahari (Short documentary) (3D supervisor)
 2004 Tall Tales (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2003 Sesame Street 4-D (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Ultimate G's: Zac's Flying Dream (Short) (visual effects supervisor)
 2000 Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man (Documentary) (visual effects supervisor)
 1998/I Godzilla (process photography)
 1997 As Good as It Gets (visual effects photography - uncredited)
 1994 The Journey Inside (Documentary) (visual effects supervisor)
 1990 Look Who's Talking Too (director of photography: JEX FX)
 1990 Solar Crisis (visual effects cinematography)
 1990 The Hunt for Red October (visual effects cinematography)
 1989 Tango & Cash (visual effects photography)
 1989 Look Who's Talking (special effects photography: Magic Vista Studios, Inc.)
 1987 Ishtar (matte plate photography)
 1987 Star Tours (Short) (special visual effects: Disney Studios)
 1986 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 1 episode)
- Hero in the Family (1986) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1986 Portraits of Canada (Documentary) (visual effects supervisor)
 1985 One Magic Christmas (visual effects supervisor)
 1985 My Science Project (visual effects supervisor)
 1985 Cocoon (creature development) / (visual effects)
 1984 Country (visual effects supervisor)
 1984 Splash (visual effects photography)
 1983 Never Cry Wolf (visual effects supervisor: disney studios)
 1983 Small & Frye (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 6 episodes)
- The Case of the Concerned Husband (1983) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Schlockty Too (1983) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Pilot (1983) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- The Case of the Street of Silence (1983) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Endangered Detectives (1983) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1983 Something Wicked This Way Comes (special photographic effects)
 1982 Universe of Energy (Documentary short) (visual effects supervisor: Disney Studios)
 1982 Wonders of China (Documentary short) (visual effects)
 1982 TRON (visual effects supervisor: Disney Studios)
 1982 Night Crossing (visual effects supervisor: Disney Studios - uncredited)
 1981 Condorman (visual effects supervisor: Disney Studios)
  Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Series) (visual efffects supervisor - 21 episodes, 1979 - 1980) (special photographic effects supervisor - 11 episodes, 1981)
- The Dorian Secret (1981) ... (special photographic effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- Testimony of a Traitor (1981) ... (special photographic effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- The Hand of the Goral (1981) ... (special photographic effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- Shgoratchx! (1981) ... (special photographic effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- The Satyr (1981) ... (special photographic effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
 1981 Midnight Lace (TV Movie) (matte plate photography)
 1981 The Incredible Shrinking Woman (visual effects - uncredited)
 1980 Cosmos (TV Series documentary) (visual effects supervisor - 13 episodes)
- Who Speaks for Earth? (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor: universal hartland)
- Encyclopedia Galactica (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- The Persistence of Memory (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor: universal hartland)
- The Edge of Forever (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
- The Lives of the Stars (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor: Universal Hartland)
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (visual effects supervisor)
 1980 Galactica 1980 (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 10 episodes)
- The Return of Starbuck (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Space Croppers (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- The Night the Cylons Landed: Part 2 (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- The Night the Cylons Landed: Part 1 (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Spaceball (1980) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79 (visual effects supervisor)
 1978-1979 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series) (visual effects supervisor - 19 episodes)
- The Hand of God (1979) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Take the Celestra (1979) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Experiment in Terra (1979) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Baltar's Escape (1979) ... (visual effects supervisor)
- Greetings from Earth (1979) ... (visual effects supervisor)
 1979 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor)
 1979 The China Syndrome (visual effects)
 1977 It Happened One Christmas (TV Movie) (visual effects supervisor - uncredited)
 1977 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (additional model photography - uncredited) / (model and minature electronics - uncredited) / (special consultant - credited)
 1975 Mahogany (visual effects - uncredited)
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Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (13 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Special effects (1 credit)
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A member of the Motion Picture Academy, where he serves on the Executive Committees of its Visual Effects Branch, on its Scientific and Technical Awards and Surrogate Committees, on its Scientific and Technology Council's Executive Committee and as the former Chairman of its Technical History Subcommittee. See more »

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