John Textor is a man who has done much to advance digital technology. John Textor originally received his bachelors of arts in economics from the Wesleyan University in 1987. 10 years later he became the managing partner of Wyncrest holdings. Wyncrest holdings is a company that had its main focus on entertainment, Internet, and telecommunications. From Wyncrest holdings came the company Babyuniverse. This was a company that dealt mainly with the selling of children’s products. Textor was also the CEO and the chairman of Sims Snowball and later he became the chairman and the CEO of Digital Domain in 2006. Digital Domain is one of the most well-known companies that deal with Digital film Managment. Digital Domain has done the visual effects for many popular large-scale movies. Some of the most well-known movies that Digital Domain has worked in have been Transformers, Tron Legacy, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Worlds End. Textor along with his company helped these movies truly come to life, and in the box office they sold billions.
John Textor’s company called Digital Domain became a true leader in the market of visual effects. It surpassed all other companies when it came to its use of digital humans and animated features. The characters that have been created by Digital Domain have wowed audiences from around the world.
Textor also worked on his own in creating films. He worked as a producer in the film Enders Game and, he is also currently working on a film called Art Story, and he was able to produce virtual real life looking celebrities such as Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, and Tupac Shakur. The filmography that was produced in many of his films helped his company to win multiple academy awards. Digital Domain is a groundbreaking company when it comes to digital effects and human characters. John Textor is a man that has made history when it comes to filmography and digital characters. He has changed the way that many of us view movies, and he has done all of those things through his innovation and for the public’s entertainment.