With more than 25 years experience working behind the scenes on major movies, Adam Valdez is one of MPC’s most experienced and talented visual effects artists. Adam was recently MPC’s head VFX Supervisor on Disney’s The Jungle Book creating the stunning jungle environments and bringing to life a host of photo-real animals. Adam joined MPC in 2003 as feature film VFX Supervisor and Animation Director, leading teams on high profile movies including AVP: Alien Vs Predator, 10,000BC, The Wolfman, The Chronicles of Narnia: Voyage of the Dawn Treader, World War Z and Maleficent. He began his impressive career with eight years at California’s respected Tippett Studio where he worked as an Animator on Spielberg’s iconic Jurassic Park, Miniatures Fabricator on Robocop 2, Animator on Dragonheart and Lead Character Animator on Starship Troopers. After two years at Pacific Data Images’ re-launched visual effects group, Adam moved to Weta Digital to build animation, crowd, motion capture & rigging departments, and was Animation Supervisor on The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring and The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers.