- About Me
Paul Lasaine was born in Los Angeles California in 1964. He grew up in the San Fernando Valley, and spent most summers traveling to the National Parks with his family, where he gained an acute appreciation for the beauty and complexity of nature. These early trips to the parks were to play a major part in shaping him as an artist.
Paul attended college at the California State University at Northridge, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1987. His focus was on illustration.
In early 1988, he received his first job in what would become a career as an artist in the film industry. Though he started out working at the Walt Disney Studios as an illustrator, he soon found his talents were suited for the field of Matte Painting – a visual effects technique whereby highly[...]