Liza Keith has worked in visual effects and
animated features since 1987. She has
created digital effects for a wide range of
mediums including films, animated features,
large format motion rides and broadcast tv.
Her work has been featured in several award
winning films including True Lies, X-Men 2, and
Peter Pan.

As a shader writer she specializes in look
development and lighting support and designs
with an understanding of what lighters need.
Her shader writing is found in Harry Potter and
the Prisoner of Azkaban
and Meet the

Since she is able to communicate with both
artists and members of technical teams she is
an ideal candidate to oversee the design and
implementation of the rendering pipeline
between the departments.

She finds both consulting and joining the ranks
equally rewarding and has been honored to have
worked with some of the best digital effects houses
in the world.

career highlights


Terminator 2
Technical Director
ILM, San Rafael, CA

XMen 2
XMen 2
Shader Programming/
Effects Technical Director
Cinesite, Hollywood, CA
Look Development & Lighting Supervisor
Attitude Studios
Paris, France

True Lies
True Lies
Sequence Supervisor
Digital Doman
Venice Beach, CA
Harry Potter 1

Harry Potter and the
Sorcerer’s Stone
Shader Development
Sony ImageWorks
Culver City, CA

Harry Potter 3

Harry Potter and the
Prisoner of Azkaban
Shader Development
and Lighting
Framestore-CFC, London

Peter Pan
Peter Pan
Effects Technical Director
Digital Doman
Venice Beach, CA

Meet the Robinsons Meet the Robinsons
Look Development
Technical Director
Disney Animation Studios
Burbank, CA

Latest Project:

John Carter
Senior Shader Writer
Cinesite, London, UK


JC concept art

John Carter
- concept art
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