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Dax Pandhi

Co-founder and technical director of QuadSpinner

Dax Pandhi is the co-founder and technical director of QuadSpinner. Dax has over 18 years of experience in CGI which started with Autodesk Animator Pro and 3D Studio DOS. He has contributed to a variety of major titles for film, television, and games. Dax was the co-recipient of the "2014 IAWTV award" for best visual effects for "Battlestar Galactica: Blood and Chrome". He is also a respected teacher, speaker, and author of the bestselling "Realism in Vue". His students number in thousands and include top studio and indie VFX talent. Dax invented the GeoGlyph plugins for World Machine, which are now the tool of choice for almost every AAA game studio.

  • "Gearing up for the next big Battlestar Galactica project, 'Blood & Chrome', I went looking for a VUE artist that would help us raise the bar when creating planetary environments. It didn't take long to realize that the best guy on the planet is Dax Pandhi. His understanding of real world environments and terrains blows the doors off of anyone I've ever seen. He is a weapons grade talent."

    - Doug Drexler
    VES, Emmy, and Academy Award winning Visual Effects Artist and CG Supervisor: Battlestar Galactica, Caprica