Previsualization Supervisor // HALON Entertainment
AJ brings over 13 years of film and games experience to HALON, with an emphasis on animation, motion capture and cinematics. His career began at Sega managing the online experience for the Sega Dreamcast. At Midway games and Vivendi Universal/High Moon Studios, AJ worked with casting, direction, cinematics and in-game animations. AJ went on to Digital Domain, creating final animation for The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor. He then led full sequences as a Lead Cinema Artist for James Cameron’s Avatar, and created previs and postvis for Iron Man 2 before joining HALON as a previs artist on Battleship. At HALON, AJ has supervised previs on the VES award winning HALO Reach: Deliver Hope and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Parts 1 & 2 from Summit Entertainment (for which he also supervised postvis on Part 2). AJ supervised previs, postvis and finals for 47 Ronin, and supervised a previs team on Brad Bird's Tomorrowland. AJ led the previs on the 3rd act battle for Matt Reeve’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and also led the previs efforts on Chris Columbus’s Pixels. AJ is currently supervising on a major motion picture due out in 2016.