Our People

We take pride in having a business that clients and colleagues respect because we do the right thing.  Having highly skilled and motivated staff that share our values and ethos is fundamental to gaining this respect and we recognise that it is our staff who are able to deliver the quality design and committed service that we believe our clients should expect.
Our People Derek Jackson

Derek Jackson

Graphics and visualisation manager

Derek joined LSI in 2003, after graduating from UEA, and became an Associate in 2017. He has been involved in all aspects of visualisation and graphics at LSI, with experience in photo-realistic & conceptual visuals, animations, photography, web design, and presentation publishing & layout.

An active member of the Society of Architectural Illustrators, he has competed in international competitions, including winning 3rd place in the Ronen Bekerman Architectural Visualisation competition. He has written tutorials for 3D Artist magazine, and his images have appeared in “D’Artiste: Matte Painting 3”, “Drawing on Architecture” and the Exposé series of books, in Advanced Photoshop, FX, Building Design & School Building magazines, and the AJ, as well as on local TV.

The software he has familiarity with includes ArchiCAD, FormZ, Maxwell, Photoshop, Lumion, and 3D Studio Max, supported by knowledge of photography and scripting languages (GDL, PHP, CSS, JavaScript).

Most of LSI’s projects benefit from Derek’s input and imagery, and recent work includes LSI’s winning competition entry for a Qatari Eco Villa, the Wembley French International School, the Norfolk UTC, and the HLF-funded SS Robin heritage project.

Our Ethos