2016

Andrea Losch, R.I.P.

Andrea Losch passed away on April 25, 2016 at age 58. She worked as a visual effects Technical Director for more than 20 years, and was a VES member for over a decade. Throughout the course of her career, she worked at Industrial Light & Magic, Boss Films, Sony Pictures Imageworks, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Warner Bros. Feature Animation, ImageMovers Digital, DreamWorks Animation, Nickelodeon Animation Studios, The Third Floor and Masters FX as well as teaching at Gnomon. She worked on such pictures as ALIEN 3, BATMAN RETURNS, SPEED, FANTASIA 2000, BOLT, CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS, THE CROODS, AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, ANT-MAN, WARCRAFT and many other projects.

Andrea is survived by her beloved husband, Paul C. Ashdown; her children, Christopher Paul Ashdown and Sarah Jacqueline Ashdown; her sister, Cindi Cooper; and her niece, Bianca Cooper.