Gamma Basra is a Partner and Head of Visualisation at Foster + Partners. He joined the practice’s Hong Kong office in 1992, working on the new Hong Kong International Airport project. He relocated to London in 1994 as CAD coordinator and 3D visualiser for the Al Faisaliah complex in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. In 1997, he established a dedicated visualisation team with a view to position the practice at the forefront of new emerging technologies in the field. Today, the team’s work embraces everything from creating rapid visual representations to photo-realistic images, animation of building systems, and experience-driven films that give an accurate impression of materials, textures, light and the experiential aspect of the space. The team also specialise in concept design work for future projects utilising film and real-time game technologies.