Bridget A. Gaynor

Visual effects professor


  • B.F.A., graphic design, William Paterson University, 1990
  • M.A., animation, William Paterson University, 1992


Selected film credits: "The Chronicles of Narnia," look development and fur grooming; "Garfield," sequence lighting lead and sequence supervisor; "The Cat in the Hat," sequence lighting lead and look development lead; "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," look development and lighting; "It's Tough to be a Bug," 3-D stereoscopic theme park attraction in Disney's Wild Animal Park, sequence supervisor

Awards, recognitions and honors

Autodesk Maya Certified Instructor


SIGGRAPH Education Committee, Visual Effects Society

Publications and Presentations

SIGGRAPH, CG source coordinator