Wayne Johnson

Wayne JohnsonInstructor: Video Post Production / Video Production

Wayne is the owner of Into The Void FX, a company that specializes in visual effects for film and video productions. Into The Void FX has produced VFX and other post production services for KARE 11, Fairview Health Services, Moreskode, Target and HBO Family. Into The Void FX completed over 1,000 video effects on the 3-D sci-fi feature film Shockwave Darkside.

Wayne has produced and directed dozens of television commercials, a handful of music videos, six short films and three feature films. Wayne has also been involved with hundreds of other video productions, including industrial videos, training videos and infomercials. Wayne is a veteran of almost 20 years of film, video, animation and graphic design instruction. He has taught virtually every aspect of film preproduction, production and postproduction. He is currently working on several new feature film projects. At IPR, he teaches in both the DVMP and the Graphic and Web Design departments.


  • M.S., Entertainment Business, Full Sail University
  • B.S., Business Administration, Minnesota School of Business
  • A.A.S., Digital Video & Media, Minnesota School of Business
  • A.A.S., Computer Animation, Minnesota School of Business
  • A.A.S., Multimedia & Computer Graphics, Minnesota School of Business

Career Highlights

  • Feature Film: Into the Void, Director/Producer
  • Feature FIlm: Catskill Park, Visual Effects Producer/Supervisor
  • Feature FIlm: Shockwave Darkside, Compositor/Visual Effects Producer

Clients Include

  • Kare 11
  • Fairview Health Services
  • Moreskode
  • Target
  • HBO Family