OLM Digital, Inc.
Joined OLM Digital and established R&D division in 2000. OLM Digital is a digital production company in Tokyo, known with the Pokémon movies and TV series as well as 3D animated feature films and VFX for live action films. Ken developed in-house software tools for digital anime, such as, highlight shader (in 2004) and shade painter (in 2007). He was R&D supervisor and CTO of the company during 2009-2017, and is currently the technical advisor from 2017. Since 2018, he's also co-director of CMIC (Computational Media Innovation Centre) at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.