Dave West has over 20 year professional experience in the computer animation and visual effects field.· He started his career doing freelance video productions in Hawaii.· Southern Oregon came next where Dave changed his focus to computer modeling and animation, producing national commercial spots for ad agencies, production companies and network affiliates.· The Hollywood bug bit next and Dave moved to Southern California for a character animation position at Foundation Imaging working on such shows as Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog, Beetleborgs Metallic and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. It was during this time he became Foundation's Motion Capture Supervisor.·Dave and his crew MoCap pioneers worked on the CG television series Roughnecks: Starship Troopers Chronicles, Max Steel and Dan Dare: Pilot of the Future.
Daniel Smith has a 20 year passion for stereo photography and 13 plus years of working and researching all things stereoscopic. Daniel’s mastery of the medium has enabled him to be a consultant and stereoscopic supervisor involved in managing and overseeing all stages of stereoscopic production, live-action, CG Animation, Stop Motion or combinations of all the above. He has worked on features such as Spy Kids 3D: Game Over, TV shows, and national commercials. He also specializes in special venue films like theme park ride films and event films made for places like Radio City Music Hall. Daniel graduated from the Art Institute of Pittsburgh with an Associates in Specialized Technology.
Tom has over 9 years of experience as a visual effects artist. He is a 2004 graduate of The Digital Animation & Visual Effects School. In 2010 Tom received a Prime Time Emmy Award for Outstanding Visual Effects for his work on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. He has also worked on films including The Hunger Games and The Amazing Spider-Man.
Roger has over 25 years of experience as a Makeup Effects Artist and 3D Modeler/Texture Artist in the entertainment industry. He has worked on films including Army of Darkness, The Nutty Professor, Men in Black, Star Trek: Nemesis, Chicken Little, Meet the Robinsons, Astro-Boy, as well as on TV shows such as Max Steel, Green Lantern: The Animated Series, and DreamWorks "Dragons - Riders of Berk.