Sony 3D Technology Centre, Sony Corporation of America
Grant Anderson is Executive Director of the Sony 3D Technology Center where he consults on 3D productions and conversions, and teaches the theory and application of shooting high-quality 3D to motion picture industry professionals. The Sony 3D Technology Center, located on the Sony Pictures Studios lot in Culver City, CA, is dedicated to the creation of great 3D across movies, television, games and other platforms.
Anderson is an established producer, visual effects supervisor, and digital artist in the film industry. His career in stereo 3D began withBeowulf 3D and continued as stereoscopic supervisor on Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs and The Green Hornet. He recently served as an advisor on Columbia Pictures’ The Amazing Spider-Man and as stereographer on Screen Gems’ Battle of the Year: The Dream Team.
Previously, Anderson served as CG supervisor and digital artist on some of Sony Pictures Imagework’s biggest movies including Spider-Man 2, Spider-Man, The Matrix 2: Reloaded, Lord of the Rings 2: The Two Towers, and The Aviator, among others. He supervised a team of nearly a hundred people to create the visual effects for some of the largest sequences in Spider-Man 3; Anderson was responsible for over 200 visual effects shots in the film, and directed his teams from the shooting and capture stages in Los Angeles and New York through the final composites on screen. He was on the Academy Award®-winning visual effects teams for Titanic, Spider-Man 2, and the short film The Chubb Chubbs.
Sony 3D Technology Center
The Sony 3D Technology Center at Sony Pictures Studios, trains cinematographers, directors, game developers, and others in the art and science of 3D production and post.