Saturday, 25 March 2017
 

Credit List

Steve's credit list spans nearly 20 years of digital effects production. It is organized by type of production activity with his most recent frelance work listed first, followed by his Digital Intermediate experience, which is then followed by the digital effects shots he executed for various feature films.  After that is another group of digital effects shots that Steve executed on the Pixar computer while head of production at his company, Sidley Wright & Associates, and below that is the list of his digital ink and paint work for features films and broadcast commercials. The next section is his extensive list of broadcast commercials followed by the special venue projects. At the very bottom is the list of awards that he has won. Steve's feature film credits only may be viewed on IMDb.

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Digital Effects & Title Work

As a freelance digital effects artist under the company banner of Steve Wright Digital FX, Steve creates high quality digital effects and titles for feature films at 2k and 4k resolution. His tools are a Mac G5 Quad computer and Apple's Shake compositing software as well as The Foundry's NUKE software for 3D compositing.

"Night at the Museum II" (2009)

Digital compositing

New Deal Studios

"Christina" (2008)

Titles/End Crawl

Christina 8180,LLC

"The Velvet Abstract" (2008)

Dgital compositing/Titles

James Hughes Productions LLC

"A Beautiful Life" (2007)

Titles

Calla Productions LLC

"The Inquiry" (2007)

Titles

Nu Image, Inc.

"We Fight to Be Free" Dcinema (2006)

Titles

Fairfax County Films LLC

"Dorme" (2006)

Digital compositing /Titles

Dreamweaver Films, Inc.

"Black Dahlia" (2006)

Titles

Millennium Films/Nu Image, Inc.

"First Snow" (2006)

Titles

Yari Film Group

"Fields of Freedom" Dcinema (2006)

Titles

Greystone Films

"Big Momma's House 2" (2006)

Titles - French

20th Century Fox

"Stay" (2005)

Titles - French

20th Century Fox

"L.A.Riot Spectacular" (2005)

Digital compositing/Titles

Rockhard Pictures


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Digital Intermediates & Digital Effects

As Technical Director and Senior Compositor for Cinesite (now Laser Pacific) for Digital Intermediate services, Steve provided production technical expertise for digital intermediate projects as well as executing digital effects shots for the following feature films. For some of these films, this included the main titles, lower 3rds, subtitles and end credit animations. Digital compositing was done using Kodak's Cineon software.

"The Woods" (2006)

Digital compositing/Titles/Crawl

Sony/UA

"Harsh Times" (2005)

Subtitles

Crave Films

"Duma" (2005)

Digital compositing/Titles/Crawl

Warner Bros.

"Blade: Trinity" (2004)

Digital compositing

New Line Cinema

"Ray" (2004)

Digital compositing/Lower 3rds

Universal

"She Hate Me" (2004)

Digital compositing/Subtitles

Sony Pictures Classics

"Never Die Alone" (2004)

Digital compositing/

Fox Searchlight Pictures

"Barbershop 2: Back in Business" (2004)

Digital compositing

MGM Distribution

"Open Range" (2003)

Digital compositing/Titles

Buena Vista Home Entertainment

"S.W.A.T." (2003)

Digital compositing

Sony Pictures

"Hart's War" (2002)

Digital compositing/Titles

MGM

"Josie and the Pussycats" (2001)

Digital compositing/Titles

Universal

"The One"  (2001)

Digital compositing

Sony Pictures

"Traffic" (2000)

Digital compositing/Subtitles

BAC Films


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Feature Film Digital Effects

As the 2D Technical Director and Senior Compositor for Cinesite's Visual Effects services, Steve provided production technical expertise for the visual effects projects as well as executing complex digital effects shots for the following feature films. Digital compositing was done using Kodak's Cineon software.

"Ladder 49" (2004)

Digital compositing

Touchstone Pictures

"Deadwood" (2004)

Digital compositing

HBO

"Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over" (2003)

Digital compositing

Miramax Films

"Clockstoppers" (2002)

Digital compositing

Paramount Pictures

"Solaris" (2002)

Digital compositing

20th Century Fox

"The Time Machine"  (2002)

Digital compositing

Dreamworks

"Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams" (2002)

Digital compositing

Dimension Films

"Thir13en Ghosts" (2001)

Digital compositing

Warner Bros.

"Ali" (2001)

Digital compositing

BAC Films

"Megiddo: The Omega Code 2" (2001)

Digital compositing

8X Entertainment

"U-571" (2000)

Digital compositing

Universal

"The 13th Warrior"  (1999)

Digital compositing

Buena Vista Home Entertainment

"Hard Rain" (1998)

Digital compositing

Paramount

"Batman & Robin" (1997)

Digital compositing

Warner Bros.

"The Devil's Advocate" (1997)

Digital compositing

Warner Home Video


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More Feature Film Digital Effects

As co-owner and head of production for Sidley Wright & Associates, Steve provided production supervision and art direction for the digital effects of all their feature film work in addition to executing complex digital effects shots using the Pixar P2 computer. The 3D cgi was done on Maya by the talented cgi animators on his staff.

"Judge Dredd" (1995)

3D cgi

Mass. Illusions

"Coneheads" (1993)

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Paramount Pictures

"Hot Shots" (1991)

Digital compositing

Dream Quest/ Fox

"Brainscan" (1994)

Digital compositing

Coral Productions/Sony

"Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth" (1992)

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Nostradomus Films

"Doppleganger" (1993)

Morph

Planet Productions

"Golden Gate" (1994)

Digital compositing

Cinemotion Pictures

"Freejack" (1992)

Digital compositing/3D cgi

DreamQuest

"Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare" (1991)

Digital compositing

DreamQuest

"Starfire" (Title)

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Howard Anderson Films

Imagine Films (Logo)

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Imagine Films Ent.

"Superman III" (1983)

2 1/2 D animation

Warner Home Video


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Digital Cel Animation

One of the technology innovations Steve developed at Sidley Wright was a digital ink & paint system that was used to digitally paint cel animation line art which was then composited with the Pixar computer. At the time, Disney's CAPS system was the only other digital ink & paint system in the industry. The system was quit successful and Steve used it to produce digital effects shots for five animated feature films and 17 television commercials.

Feature Films

"FernGully: the Last Rainforest"  (1992)

Kroyer Films/Fox

"The Pagemaster"  (1994)

Turner Films

"We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story"  (1993)

Amblin Entertainment

"Son of  Pink Panther"  (1993) (main title animation sequence)

Paramount Pictures

"Bebe's Kids"  (1992)

Hyperion Films

Broadcast Television Commercials

Polly Pockets "Hair"

:30 comm

Ogilvy & Mather

Polly Pockets "Pony"

:30 comm

Ogilvy & Mather

Polly Pockets "WaterPark"

:30 comm

Ogilvy & Mather

Junior ID pacakge

Tags

Pittard Sullivan

Trix "Detective"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Trix "Painter"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Nestle "Magnet"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Nestle "Dormidos"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Baskin Robbins "Yogurt"

:30 comm

Duck Soup Produckions

Baskin Robbins "Cakes"

:30 comm

Duck Soup Produckions

Baskin Robbins "Fountain"

:30 comm

Duck Soup Produckions

Del Monte "Country"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Del Monte "Gusto"

:30 comm

BBM & F

Del Monte "Salsa"

:30 comm

BBM & F

A&W Root Beer "Aces"

:30 comm

Bill Melendes Productions

Cornflakes "Curtain"

:30 comm

Spaff Animation

Cornflakes "Gym"

:30 comm

Spaff Animation


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Broadcast Television

In addition to his feature film work, Steve also produced the digital effects for a long list of television commercials. While supervising all of the work listed below, he also took the chair and produced some of the 3D cgi himself as well as executing the compositing using the Pixar computer.

Samsung "Vision Tower"

:30 comm

Pancom

3D cgi

Dconn "Mouse Control"

:30 comm

1/33 Productions

3D cgi

Stan Winston

Logo

Stan Winston Studios

3D cgi

Honda Odyssey "Winds"

:30 comm

Dentsu

3D cgi

Kirin Beer

:30 comm

Sunny Side Up

3D cgi

Sears "Air"

:30 comm

Rhythm & Hughes

3D cgi

South African Airlines

:30 comm

Leo Burnett

Digital compositing

Titleist "Golfball"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

3D cgi

Miller Beer "Summertime"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Toyota "Touch Lease"

:30 comm

Industrial Artists

Digital compositing/3D cgi

"Golden Turtle"   

:60 comm

Daehong Comm.

3D cgi

"Action Hero News"

:30 comm

Jacobs & Gerber

Digital compositing/paint box

Kal Kan "Brekkies"

:30 comm

Durinski Design

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Dannon "Sprinkles"

:30 comm

Broadcast Arts

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Minolta Corp. "Camera"

:30 comm

Praxis Films

Digital compositing

Kawasaki "Maurice White"

:30 comm

Durinski Design

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Kawasaki "Car"

:30 comm

Durinski Design

Morph

Kawasaki "Watch"

:30 comm

Durinski Design

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Kawasaki "Superwing"

:30 comm

Durinski Design

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Axia "Jz2 Audio Tape"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Pepsi Crystal "Snow Globe"

:30 comm

GLG Productions

Digital compositing/3D cgi

WHIO-TV "News 7"

:30 comm

WHIO TV Dayton, OH

Digital compositing

British Airways "Feeling Good"

:30 comm

Tony Kaye Films

Digital compositing

Soft & Dri "Staying Dri"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing

Mitsubishi "Emerald"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Mitsubishi "Diamond"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

La Mondiale "Insurance Vie"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/paint box

Winston Cigarettes

:30 comm

Calmex

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Walter Cronkite Show

Bumpers

Quintex

3D cgi

WCIX-TV "Heroes"

:30 comm

Jacobs & Gerber

Digital compositing/paint box

CBS "Friday Nights"

:60 comm

Jacobs & Gerber

3D cgi

JTN News

Bumpers

Wayne Lehrer

3D cgi

Merit Cigarettes

:30 comm

DreamQuest

3D cgi

HFC "Punch Card Man"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

3D cgi

Motorcraft Oil

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Chevy "Lumina"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Promo Cmpgn. "Right Mix"

:30 comm

Jacobs & Gerber

Digital compositing

Fahrvergnugen "Cows"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Fahrvergnugen "Engine"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Fahrvergnugen "Country"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Fahrvergnugen "Intro":

30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Fahrvergnugen "Fly by"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Ben Gay "Gel"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Pepsi "Baseball"

:30 comm

Tracy Locke Prod.

3D cgi

"Lonesome Dove"

Series Promo

CBS Network

Digital compositing

"M.C. Hammer Groove"

Music Video

Fragile Films/MTV

Digital compositing/3D cgi

American Express "Wallets"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Regal Corp. "Shoe"

:30 comm

Toyo Links

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Nintendo "G Force"

:30 comm

DreamQuest

Digital compositing/3D cgi

KCET "The Astronomers"

PBS Series

KCET/PBS

3D cgi

Flood "Resurrection"

:30 comm

Tate & Partners

Morph


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Special Venue

This is an interesting eclectic collection of projects for "special venues" - IMAX films, laser disc and CD-ROM, and even a stereoscopic 3D ride film.

"Search for Infinity"

70mm IMAX

Ron Fricke

Digital Effects

"Mortal Kombat"

Home Video

New Line Video

3D cgi/Digital ink & paint

NASA "To Be An Astronaut"

70mm IMAX

BRC Imagination Arts

3D cgi

Nagano Expo

70mm IMAX

Butch Films/ Korean Expo

3D cgi

"Masters of Illusion"

Educational Film

Harper Films

Digital compositing/3D cgi

Epcot's "Edison Adventure"

Laserdisc

DisneyWorld/EPL Productions

Digital ink & paint

"Star Wars Chess"

CD-ROM

Software Toolworks/Lucas Arts

Digital ink & paint

"Galileo Project"

Video

JPL/Gov't briefing

3D cgi

"Galactic Tour"

Ride Film

Cinema Ride

Stereoscopic 3D cgi 


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Awards

1991 Dentsu Award
Japanese CLIO for outstanding computer animation commercial for REGAL SHOE.
 
1992 Regional Emmy
for computer generated imagery in "MASTERS OF ILLUSION" museum film documentary from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, Washington, D.C. Chapter.
 
1993 PROMAX Gold Medallion Award
"Best of Show" commercial for "Action Heroes News" campaign for ACTION 7 NEWS, Florida.
 
2006 Volunteer Service Award
Presented by President Bush's Council on Service and Civic Participation in conjunction with the Corporation for National & Community Service and the USA Freedom Corps.
2008 Bronze Telly Award
The 28th Annual Telly Awards honor the best in TV commercials and film and video of outstanding quality receiving over 13,000 entries from 50 states and many countries around the world. Steve won his Telly for the best fantasy film "Dorme" as a master visual effects compositor.
 

 

 

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