Visual Effects Supervisor
John Decker has over 23 years of experience in the visual effects industry, spanning feature films, television, commercials and video games.
John’s recent credits include Season 5 of the acclaimed genre show "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD", where he helped create the cinematic outer space environments for humanity's dark future onboard the Lighthouse, and the savage alien Vrellnexians. He also supervised the development of an animal army that turn against humanity in the CBS summer show "Zoo", including a runaway elephant and a swarm of thousands of rats.
John began his visual effects career in 1994 at Dream Quest Images, before moving to Sony Pictures Imageworks where he worked on "Godzilla" and the Academy Award® nominated "Starship Troopers". He later moved to R!OT Pictures where he contributed his artistic skills to "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", "Angel", "The X-Files", and "Smallville". Additional work includes designing the look of a battered and beaten robotic adversary for Will Smith in "I,Robot". His video game credits include multiple titles of the "Medal of Honor" franchise, and the classic RTS "Command & Conquer".
John graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Arts in Radio, Television and Film. He recently completed a certificate course from UCLA in Business and Management of Entertainment. He is a board manager of the Visual Effects Society and a member of the VFX Peer Group of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.