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Ben O'Brien (III)

Born 19th February 1977 and raised in Sydney, Australia. Graduated 1994, St Leo's College, Wahroonga, Sydney. Graduated 1 year 1996, Diploma of Fine Arts. NSIT. Graduated 1998, Diploma of Graphic Design, NSIT. Mac and Flint operator 1999 - 2000 Omnicon. Mac and flame operator, 2000, Videolab. Flame Artist, Mesh 22, 2001. Senior Digital Compositing... See full bio »

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 2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (visual effects artist) (post-production)
 2016 Warcraft: The Beginning (lead compositor: ILM)
 2015 Star Wars: The Force Awakens (lead compositor: ilm)
 2014 Transformers: Age of Extinction (visual effects artist)
 2014 Noah (visual effects artist)
 2013 The Lone Ranger (digital compositor)
 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness (lead artist: Industrial Light & Magic)
 2012 Cloud Atlas (compositing supervisor)
 2012 Battleship (cg sequence supervisor: Industrial Light & Magic)
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon (lead digital artist: Industrial Light & Magic)
 2011 Rango (digital compositor)
 2010 Iron Man 2 (digital compositor)
 2009 Avatar (digital artist: ILM) / (digital compositor - uncredited)
 2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Sabre lead: ILM)
 2009 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (sequence supervisor)
 2009 Star Trek (Inferno artist: ILM)
 2008 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (sequence supervisor: ILM)
 2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2007 Transformers (digital artist: ILM)
 2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2006 Mission: Impossible III (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2005 Jarhead (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2005 War of the Worlds (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2005 xXx: State of the Union (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2004 The Village (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2004 The Bourne Supremacy (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Sabre artist: ILM - uncredited)
 2004 Van Helsing (Sabre artist: ILM)
 2003 In the Cut (digital compositor - uncredited)
 2002 Ghost Ship (Inferno artist - uncredited)
 2002 Australia: Land Beyond Time (Documentary short) (Inferno artist - uncredited)
 2000 On the Beach (TV Movie) (Flame artist - uncredited)
 1993 The Nightmare Before Christmas (digital artist: ILM - 3D version 2006)
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (Sabre artist: ILM - 1997 special version, uncredited)
 1971 THX 1138 (sabre artist: ILM - 2004 director's cut, uncredited)

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