Don, an Emmy Award-winning visual effects artist, also contributed to the Best Visual Effects Oscar-winning Avatar. After working for seventeen years in the aerospace industry and receiving two patents, Don taught himself computer animation and began working in Hollywood. As a freelancer and studio animator, Don has brought his skills to over twenty blockbuster projects.

Work Experience

Silo FX, VFX Supervisor
Vicktory Films, Visual Effects Producer
Stereo D, Stereo Conversion Artist
Lightstorm Entertainment, Visual Effects Artist
Digital Domain, Digital Artist


Hostile Territory (VFX Supervisor)
The Great Alaskan Race (VFX Artist)
To Hell with a Bullet (VFX Producer)
Captain America: The First Avenger (Stereoscopic Artist)
Thor (Stereoscopic Artist)
Avatar (Tracking)
Rescue Dawn (Matchmover)
Children of Dune (Digital Artist)
Silver Surfer (CGI Technical Director)

Emmy Award for Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special, 2003