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Kenneth Smith graduated from Richmond Professional Institute in Richmond, Virginia. He has worked in the special effects department of Industrial Light & Magic for many years and his work can be seen in many movies. He won an Academy Award for his work on _E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)_. See full bio »

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 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2002 Gangs of New York (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2002 Signs (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2002 Minority Report (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2002 The Time Machine (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2001 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 2001 Planet of the Apes (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 2000 The Perfect Storm (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1999 Galaxy Quest (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1999 The Green Mile (film and editorial: ILM)
 1999 Bringing Out the Dead (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1999 The Mummy (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1998 Saving Private Ryan (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1998 Deep Impact (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1998 Mercury Rising (optical supervisor: ILM)
 1998 Deep Rising (digital color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1997 Amistad (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1997 Titanic (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1997 Deconstructing Harry (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1997 Speed 2: Cruise Control (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park (digital timing supervisor)
 1996 Daylight (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1996 101 Dalmatians (color timing supervisor: ILM)
 1996 Star Trek: First Contact (optical supervisor)
 1996 Special Effects: Anything Can Happen (Short documentary) (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1996 Twister (color timing supervisor)
 1995 Congo (digital timing supervisor: ILM)
 1994 In the Mouth of Madness (optical supervisor)
 1994 Wolf (optical supervisor: ILM)
 1993 The Meteor Man (optical camera operator)
 1992 Death Becomes Her (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1992 Memoirs of an Invisible Man (optical camera operator)
 1991 Hook (optical department)
 1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (optical camera operator)
 1991 The Rocketeer (optical camera operator)
 1991 Hudson Hawk (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1990 Ghost (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1990 Back to the Future Part III (optical camera operator)
 1990 The Hunt for Red October (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1989 Back to the Future Part II (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1989 Ghostbusters II (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1989 Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1988 Who Framed Roger Rabbit (optical camera operator)
 1988 Willow (optical supervisor: ILM)
 1987 Innerspace (optical supervisor: ILM)
 1986 Howard the Duck (optical consultant: ILM visual effects unit)
 1985 Young Sherlock Holmes (head optical cameraman: ILM)
 1985 Back to the Future (optical camera operator: ILM - uncredited)
 1985 Cocoon (optical camera operator)
 1985 The Goonies (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1984 Starman (optical camera operator: ILM)
 1984 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (optical photography supervisor - as Kenneth F. Smith)
 1983 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (optical printer operator: ILM)
 1982 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (optical printer operator: ILM)
 1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (digital color timing supervisor: ILM - 2002 special version) / (optical photography supervisor: ILM - as Kenneth F. Smith)
 1981 Dragonslayer (optical printer operator: ILM)
 1981 Raiders of the Lost Ark (optical printer operator: ILM)
 1980 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (optical printer operator: miniature and optical effects unit)
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