Visual Effects Supervisor
Dean has more than 26 years of experience in film and commercial production. During his career, he was the Visual Effects Supervisor for the feature film trilogy “Lord of the Rings” and worked on other films such as, “Jerry Maguire”, “Armageddon” and “Independence Day”. Dean was head of Oktobor, a New Zealand-based VFX and animation studio. While at Oktobor, Lyon designed and implemented the company‘s VFX, technology development, and image enhancement and color-grading division. Dean has helped pioneer the use of computer graphics for film and television.