VISUAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR & PARTNER
“Without its key people, a company is only an empty shell. Image Engine is proud to have such great talent from all over the globe. People working together on exciting projects create an atmosphere of unity, productivity and success. At the end of the day, Image Engine is a place where you can say, “I look forward to tomorrow!”
OSCAR® Nominee 82nd Academy Awards® 2010, BAFTA Nominee 2010, VES Nominee 8th Annual Awards
Peter Muyzers drives the development of creative and technical achievement at the studio.
Peter began his career as a 3D artist working in television commercials and identifications in 1995, with experience also including large format Motion Ride and IMAX 2D and Stereoscopic films.
He has since worked at The Moving Picture Company, UK as Computer Graphics Supervisor where he played a key part in building the visual effects pipeline for the MPC film division. His credits from this time encompass a variety of high profile feature films including Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, the first three Harry Potter films and Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit.
Since joining Image Engine in 2006, Peter has led the development of Image Engine’s robust film visual effects pipeline and assembled what is currently Vancouver's best visual effects R&D department. This technical and creative development has been instrumental to the success of District 9 and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, where Peter also played a key role as Digital Production Supervisor.
As an avid mentor, Peter believes in nurturing growth from within the company to develop the world-class teams at Image Engine.
Peter is currently Visual Effects Supervisor on Neill Blomkamp’s upcoming film, Elysium – slated for a 2013 release by Sony Pictures Entertainment.