Film Famous Mechanical Designers

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List of famous mechanical designers, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Hard working mechanical designers are an integral part of every film set. An often under appreciated job, any film would not be able to hit the big screen without the help of a good mechanical designer. This list includes examples of famous or notable mechanical designers from some of the best films ever to hit the silver screen. Whereas most people ask the question, "What is a mechanical designer?" this list informs the reader as to who some of the best mechanical designers are, as well as information like their year of birth and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous mechanical designers?" and "Who are the best mechanical designers?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

With people ranging from Mike Elizalde to Eric Allard, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

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Alfred Sousa

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Bob Gurr age 86 - Robert Henry Gurr is an American amusement ride designer and Imagineer. His most famous work was for Walt Disney's Disneyland Park, and its subsequent sister parks. Gurr is said to have designed ...more

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Bob Mano is a film crewmember of the Special Effects Department.

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Caleb Chung

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Chris Cowan

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Chris Wolters

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David Knight David Knight is an Animatronics Mechanical Designer.

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David Miner Jr.

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Don Anderson

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Doug Beswick Doug Beswick is a film producer, and actor.

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George Bernota

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Glenn Derry Glenn Derry is a virtual effect supervisor.

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Jeff Deyoe

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Jeffrey Edwards is a Special Makeup Effects Artist.

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Johnnie Spence

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Kevin Mohlman

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Kirk Skodis

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Larry Cheng Larry Cheng is a Film Special Effects Mechanical Designer.

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Marc Irvin

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Matt Heimlich is a film crewmember of the Special Effects Department.

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age 58 - Mike Elizalde is an actor.

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Peter Fletter Peter Fletter is an Animatronics Mechanical Designer.

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Randy Simper

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Rich Haugen

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age 57 - Richard J. Landon is a Key Mechanical Designer.

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Robert Fuhrmann Robert Fuhrmann is an Animatronics Mechanical Designer.

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Roger McCoin

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Scott Oshita age 49 - Scot Oshita is a special effects mechanical designer.

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Steve Dunham

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Timothy Ralston is an actor and special effects technician.

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Tom Hsiu Tom Hsiu is an Animatronics Mechanical Designer.

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Tony Lawson Tony Lawson is an Animatronics Mechanical Designer.

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Wes C. Caefer