Responsibilities and Accomplishments:
Credits include director, writer, storyboard artist, animator, designer, art director, technical director and stage effects and post-production supervisor.
Created optical/digital special visual effects and provided post-production supervision for feature films and television productions.
Assisted producers in bidding and budgeting productions end to end.
Worked with other directors, art directors and storyboard artists on pre-visualizing production.
Worked with director of photography, AD and editor to breakdown elements and shot list.
Worked with camera department, motion control operators and animators to devise special visual effects, camera movements, lighting set ups and computer graphic sequences.
Worked with creatives, producers, camera, editorial and postproduction facilities to follow project from end to end regardless of delivery media.
Trained new talent, supervised art production department including art to camera methodology and art inventory system.
Selections from Film and Special Visual Effects Works
1991 MTV Liquid Television Series "Dangerous Puppets" Show Series segments
1990 MTV PRIMETIME "PRIMETIME" Top Of the Hour IDs, Show Open and Electronic Sets for Show
1989 Disney Channel "Mickey Mouse Club" Show Open and Main Title Sequence
1986 CBS/Universal Television "Fast Times" Show Open and Main Title Sequence
1985 CBS Entertainment "Twilight Zone" Show Open and Main Title Sequence
Television Identity Packages and Broadcast Graphics
1984-91 Disney Channel, Nickelodeon, MTV, Showtime/The Movie Channel, VH-1, HBO, Vestron, PBS
Stage, Digital and Optical Special Visual Effects for Feature Films
1992Columbia / Zoetrope; "Bram Stokers Dracula" Main Titles and Special Visual Effects Sequences
1989Universal Pictures; "Serpent and the Rainbow" Special Visual Effects Sequences
1989 New Visions; "New Visions Pictures" Theatrical Release Logo
1989 Lucas / Zoetrope; "Tucker" Main Titles and Special Visual Effects Sequences
1985 Paramount; "Top Gun" Special Visual Effects Sequences
National Commercial Spots
1991 Foote Cone & Belding; Nabisco: "Ritz In Space"
1991 Leo Burnett Chicago; American Express: "PBS Showcase"
1990 Foote Cone & Belding; Levis 501 Blues: "Edward"
1987 Leo Burnett Chicago; Nintendo: "Magazine to Life"
1987 Leo Burnett Chicago; McDonalds:"Cheese Burger Chase"
1986 DMB&B; Southwestern Bell: "Who Helps"
1986 Dancer Fitzgerald and Sample NY; LEggs: "Sheer Energy"
1985 McCann Erikson SF; National Dairy Board: " Pass It On"
1984 Grey NY; Honeycomb: "Imagination"
Tim Boxell, Peter Chung, Francis Coppola, Stuart Cudlitz, George Evelyn, Rick Fichter, Bill Groshelle, Gary Gutierrez, John Hays, Heidi Holman,
Lidia Przyluska, Drew Takahashi, Henry Selick, Rick Schulze, Don M. Smith, Carl Willat, Peter J. Williams