Atmosphere Visual Effects

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Atmosphere Visual Effects
Industry Visual effects
Founded Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (2003)
Headquarters 200-1669 West 3rd Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Key people
Tom Archer, Jeremy Hoey, Andrew Karr
Number of employees

Atmosphere Visual Effects is a Canadian visual effects company. It was founded in Vancouver in 2003 by Andrew Karr, Tom Archer, and Jeremy Hoey, ex-employees of Vancouver-based visual effects company GVFX, after said company folded in that year.[1] They have worked on a number of science fiction shows, including the reimagined Battlestar Galactica, Stargate Atlantis, The 4400, Andromeda, and Babylon 5: The Lost Tales.[2]

Their work on the new Battlestar Galactica has been nominated for several awards. Their work on the episode "The Hand of God" was nominated for an Emmy in 2005.[3] They have been nominated for two Visual Effects Society awards in 2006, for the episodes "Exodus" and "Downloaded".[4]


Feature films

Broadcast series

MOWs, Miniseries, Pilots

Awards and nominations[edit]

Since its founding, Atmosphere Visual Effects artists have been highly successful in receiving nominations and wins for some of the industry's most prestigious awards, including winning Emmy, Gemini and Visual Effects Society (VES) awards.







  1. ^ "Atmosphere Visual Effects - 3D Animation, Pre-Visualization, Visual Effects". Newtek Lightwave Profiles. Archived from the original on 2007-01-22. Retrieved 2007-01-27. 
  2. ^ "Atmosphere Visual Effects Joins Mission to Bring "Babylon 5: The Lost Tales" Direct to Video" (Press release). DMN Newswire. 2007-01-25. Retrieved 2007-01-26. 
  3. ^ "Atmosphere Visual Effects News". Archived from the original on 2006-10-26. Retrieved 2007-01-27. 
  4. ^ "Atmosphere Visual Effects Captures Two VES Awards Nominations for NBC Universal's "Battlestar Galactica"" (Press release). 2007-01-10. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-01-27. 

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