Luca Fascione

Luca Fascione

Head of Rendering Research

Luca Fascione is Head of Rendering Research at Weta Digital, where he leads the activity of research around rendering algorithms and material modeling.

He joined Weta in 2004 and has also worked for Pixar Animation Studios.

The rendering group's software, including PantaRay and Manuka, has been supporting the realization of large-scale productions such as "Avatar", "The Adventures of Tintin", "The Planet of the Apes" and the Hobbit trilogy.