RAQI SYED has worked as a Visual Effects Artist for Disney Feature Animation and Weta Digital on films such as Tangled, Avatar, and The Hobbit Trilogy. She also writes about film and the business of visual effects. Her articles have appeared in TechCrunch, Vice: Motherboard, and Avidly: A LARB Channel. She graduated from the USC Division of Animation and Digital Arts in 2001 and also holds a degree in Creative Writing from Victoria University of Wellington. A full list of her film credits can be found over at IMDB.