(written from a Production point of view)
Laura Lang-Matz is a special effects artist who worked on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. She worked on all seven seasons of the series. Judith Reeves-Stevens consulted Lang-Matz on post-production special effects for The Making of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Lang-Matz worked with Philip Barberio and Edward L. Williams.
Lang-Matz also worked on The Abyss, Matinee, The Blob, and Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey.