Dehra Northover is a motion designer and 3D generalist. His short film "The Mercenary" a real-time cinematic experience inspired by motion comics, sci-fi films and photo-realistic video games, was featured among the best thesis short films at NYC SIGGRAPH's Metrocaf 2018 and the School of Visual Arts Theater. He has worked on projects such as graphics production for CNBC TV, Idealist.org, Argenda, virtual reality anatomy education for Medivis, inc., 3D modeling for Alkemy X, product animation, prototyping, motion graphics and photo-realistic renderings. Over the course of his career as a 3D artist, he has implemented techniques from his university studies, mentorships and collaborations with artists and studios in New York City. He is always interested in learning new information about the CG industry and discovering innovations in technology, science, art and math. He earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts at the School of Visual Arts in 2018. He continues to contribute to production pipelines of virtual reality, augmented reality, vfx, commercial, video games and film projects.