Richard Baker

Senior Stereographer
Prime Focus World

(Gravity, World War Z, Frankenweenie, Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows)

Richard has had an impressive career. Compositor and Compositing Supervisor on “Charlie & the Chocolate Factory” (2005), the “Harry Potter” series, “Poseidon” (2006), and “Angels & Demons” (2009), he was nominated for Outstanding Compositing in a Feature Motion Picture (VES) for his work supervising more than 200 shots in the Gryphon attack sequence for “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian” (2008).

Joining Prime Focus World in 2010 to help build the View-D™ unit in London (PFW’s proprietary 2D-to-3D conversion process), Richard was key in the delivery of World War Z (2013), Gravity (2013), and Frankenweenie (2012), working closely with the directors and supervising the conversion processes.

Richard has made outstanding contributions to stereo conversion advancement and has supervised the conversions of a number of features at PFW. His work there now regularly takes him around the world, overseeing the View-D™ teams in Los Angeles, Vancouver and Mumbai.