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Known For

Pocahontas Visual Effects
Beauty and the Beast
Beauty and the Beast Visual Effects
Aladdin Visual Effects
The Little Mermaid
The Little Mermaid Visual Effects


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 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (digital effects animator)
 2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown (digital effects technical director)
 2005 Chicken Little (effects animator)
 2004 Home on the Range (visual effects animator)
 2002 Treasure Planet (visual effects animator)
 2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire (visual effects animator)
 1999 Tarzan (supervising 3D effects animator)
 1997 Hercules (2D digital visual effects animator)
 1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame (visual effects animator)
 1995 Runaway Brain (Short) (special effects)
 1995 Pocahontas (3d effects) / (animating assistant: effects)
 1994 The Pagemaster (special effects assistant animator)
 1992 Aladdin (key effects assistant)
 1991 Beauty and the Beast (key assistant effects animator)
 1990 The Rescuers Down Under (assistant effects animator)
 1990 Happily Ever After (special effects assistant animator)
 1990 Roller Coaster Rabbit (Short) (special effects animator)
 1989 The Little Mermaid (assistant effects animator)
 1989 Warlock (effects assistant animator: Perpetual Motion Pictures - as Daniel Chaika)
 1988 Oliver & Company (assistant effects animator)
 1988 BraveStarr: The Legend (special effects assistant animator)
 1986-1987 She-Ra: Princess of Power (TV Series) (special effects animator - 28 episodes)
- Swifty's Baby (1987) ... (special effects animator)
- The Bibbet Story (1987) ... (special effects animator)
- Shades of Orko (1987) ... (special effects animator)
- Hordak's Power Play (1987) ... (special effects animator)
- The Inspector (1987) ... (special effects animator)
 1987 Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night (special effects assistant animator - as Danny Chaika)
 1986 Ghostbusters (TV Series) (animation special effects - 65 episodes)
- The Way You Are (1986) ... (animation special effects)
- Maze Caves (1986) ... (animation special effects)
- The Haunted Painting (1986) ... (animation special effects)
- Pretend Friends (1986) ... (animation special effects)
- Back to the Past (1986) ... (animation special effects)

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Other Works:

Co-Wrote, Produced, and Directed a short live action film titled "Four Corners" (1989). Trophy winner, 1989 Rochester International Film Festival, New York. Certificate of Merit, 1989 Suffolk County Film and Video Festival, New York. See more »

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