Mark Sawicki

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Mark Sawicki began as an actor and clay animator in Michigan. He came to Los Angeles in 1976 and became involved in visual effects during the "Star Wars" era. One of his first positions was working for 'Roger Corman''s New World Studios working on low budget sci-fi pictures as a cameraman. From there, he went on to shooting effects and creating ... See full bio »

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X-Men Visual Effects
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 2014 Comet (on set vfx supervisor: train sequence)
 2012 Bullet to the Head (visual effects photography)
 2012 The Dark Knight Rises (opticals)
 2008 Tropic Thunder (digital artist: Custom Film Effects)
 2008 Swing Vote (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2007 9 Lives of Mara (digital colorist)
 2007 3:10 to Yuma (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2007 Underdog (digital compositor)
 2007 We Own the Night (digital compositor)
 2007 The Invisible (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2007/I Premonition (visual effects supervisor)
 2006 The Hoax (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2006 The Black Dahlia (digital colorist) / (digital compositor)
 2006 John Tucker Must Die (digital colorist - uncredited)
 2006 Stay Alive (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2006 Madea's Family Reunion (digital colorist)
 2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (digital sky replacement)
 2005 The Family Stone (digital colorist)
 2005 The Man (blue screen consultant)
 2005 Romance & Cigarettes (green screen photographer - uncredited)
 2005 Casanova (digital compositor: Custom Film Effects)
 2005 The 40-Year-Old Virgin (digital colorist - uncredited)
 2005 The Skeleton Key (digital colorist - uncredited)
 2004 A Dirty Shame (model photography - uncredited)
 2004 Vanity Fair (optical camera)
 2004 Little Black Book (green screen)
 2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (effects photography - uncredited)
 2003 Timeline (optical camera operator: Custom Film Effects)
 2003 Scary Movie 3 (optical camera)
 2003 Duplex (optical camera - uncredited)
 2003 The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (optical camera)
 2003 Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (green screen photographer)
 2003 Daddy Day Care (green screen photographer)
 2003 Shanghai Knights (optical camera: Custom Film Effects)
 2002 Gangs of New York (optical camera - uncredited)
 2002 Blow (Short) (optical camera)
 2002 Antwone Fisher (optical camera - uncredited)
 2002 Phone Booth (optical camera: Custom Film Effects)
 2002 Far from Heaven (optical camera - uncredited)
 2002 K-19: The Widowmaker (optical camera)
 2002 About Schmidt (optical camera - uncredited)
 2002 Death to Smoochy (optical camera)
 2002 One Hour Photo (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 Joe Somebody (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 Shallow Hal (optical camera)
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 From Hell (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 Knockaround Guys (optical camera)
 2001 New Port South (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 Sugar and Spice (Short) (optical camera)
 2001 Moulin Rouge! (optical camera - uncredited)
 2001 Get Over It (optical camera)
 2001 Sugar & Spice (optical camera)
 2001 The Caveman's Valentine (optical camera - uncredited)
 2000 Thirteen Days (optical camera)
 2000 Meet the Parents (optical camera - uncredited)
 2000 Men of Honor (optical camera)
 2000 X-Men (optical camera)
 2000 Me, Myself & Irene (optical camera)
 1999 Bats (optical camera)
 1999 Boys Don't Cry (optical camera - uncredited)
 1999 Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (optical camera)
 1998 From the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini Series) (visual effects co-supervisor - 6 episodes)
- We Interrupt This Program (1998) ... (visual effects co-supervisor: Area 51)
- That's All There Is (1998) ... (visual effects co-supervisor: Area 51)
- We Have Cleared the Tower (1998) ... (visual effects co-supervisor: Area 51)
- 1968 (1998) ... (visual effects co-supervisor: Area 51)
- Can We Do This? (1998) ... (visual effects co-supervisor: Area 51)
 1997 The Jackal (optical effects: Illusion Arts)
 1997 Behind Enemy Lines (optical camera)
 1996 Daylight (camera operator: miniature production crew: Illusion Arts)
 1996 Courage Under Fire (matte photography: Illusion Arts)
 1996 The Birdcage (digital advisor)
 1996 From Dusk Till Dawn (matte photography: Illusion Arts)
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds (matte photography: Illusion Arts)
 1994 Speechless (matte photography: Illusion Arts)
 1994 The Shadow (matte photography)
 1994 Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult (matte photographer)
 1993 Addams Family Values (matte photographer: Illusion Arts)
 1993 The Age of Innocence (matte photographer: Illusion Arts Inc.)
 1992 A Few Good Men (matte shots - as Mark A. Sawicki)
 1992 The Babe (matte photography: Illusion Arts)
 1991 The Butcher's Wife (matte photography)
 1991 Cape Fear (matte photographer: Illusion Arts Inc.)
 1991 Shattered (matte photography)
 1990 Frankenstein Unbound (matte photography)
 1989 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (matte photographer)
 1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (matte photographer: Illusion Arts)
 1988 Coming to America (matte photography: Los Angeles)
 1987 The Gate (production coordinator: Illusion Arts)
 1985 The Strangeness (special visual effects)
 1984 Night of the Comet (opticals: CMI)
 1984 The Terminator (special optical consultant: Fantasy II Film Effects)
 1981 Galaxy of Terror (graphic animation photography)
 1981 Saturday the 14th (graphic animation photography)
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