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 2009 Avatar (lighting technical director: Weta Digital)
 2008 Speed Racer (digital artist: Digital Domain)
 2007 Across the Universe (design and animation: Prologue)
 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (digital artist: ILM - as Sam Kao)
 2006 Isolated (visual effects)
 2005 Batman Begins (3D shading supervisor: Double Negative)
 2004 Van Helsing (technical director: ILM)
 2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (3D sequence lead technical director: Weta Digital)
 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (computer graphics artist: ILM)
 2002 Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (digital effects artist: ILM)
 2001 Pearl Harbor (digital artist: ILM)
 2000 The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (computer graphics artist: ILM)
 1999 Galaxy Quest (computer graphics artist: ILM)
 1999 The Mummy (CG artist: ILM)
 1998 Deep Impact (digital effects artist: ILM)
 1997 Men in Black (digital effects technical assistant: ILM)
 1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (CG artist: ILM - 2002 special version)

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