Daniel Burns has over 25 years experience as a practical on-set Designer/Art Director across hundreds of diverse projects ranging from film/television and commercial production through to themed installation design and special projects for haute couture houses.
Nowadays Daniel has shifted focus to concentrate on Concept Design, a decision that has led him to travel extensively and afforded him the opportunity to work with the likes of Guillermo del Toro and James Cameron across a broad range of genres including Horror, Fantasy and Sci Fi.
Recent concept work includes Fantastic Voyage and IT Chapter 2 both in Toronto as well as realized concept designs for Pacific Rim Uprising and Asura (both shot in China).
Daniel creates using a skillset that incudes Zbrush, 3DS Max, Keyshot, Vue Xstream, Photoshop and a good ol’ pencil.
Selected client list includes 20th Century Fox , Warner Bros, Legendary Pictures, Sony Pictures, Lightstorm Entertainment and the SYFY Channel.