Phil Tippett: My Life in MonstersMeet Phil Tippett, the Animator behind “Star Wars” and “Jurassic Park” #MeetTheArtists via deviantartPhil Tippett: My Life in Monsters by LaurenKitsune
My Life in Monsters
Meet the Animator behind Star Wars and Jurassic Park
You may not know his name, but you’ve seen his art
Phil Tippett’s career as a visual-effects supervisor began when he breathed life into “Star Wars” creations large and small, from AT-AT Walkers to Luke’s tauntaun to the holographic fighting chess pieces.
Involved in both the design and animation of fantastical creations, Tippett lent his unique skill set to Industrial Light & Magic’s animation department for many years before winn