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Renowned marine mammal illustrator. See more trivia »

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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Free Willy
Free Willy Special Effects
White Squall
White Squall Special Effects
Zeus and Roxanne
Zeus and Roxanne Special Effects


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 2006 Failure to Launch (dolphin designer/sculptor - uncredited)
 2004 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (dolphin designer/sculptor - uncredited)
 1998 The Science of Whales (TV Movie documentary) (special effects)
 1997 Free Willy 3: The Rescue (killer whales designer/sculptor - uncredited)
 1997 Zeus and Roxanne (animatronic assistant: Edge Innovations)
 1996 Flipper (dolphin designer/sculptor/consultant)
 1996 White Squall (dolphin designer/sculptor)
 1995 Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (killer whales designer/sculptor/behavior consultant)
 1993 Free Willy (killer whale designer/sculptor)
 1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (designer) / (sculptor)

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(book) Illustrator for "National Audubon Society Guide to Marine Mammals of the World" See more »

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Founding board member of the Alaska Whale Foundation. See more »

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