Ray Downing is an Emmy winning 3D digital artist. In 2010 he created the Virtual Abraham Lincoln, which was featured in the History Channel special "Stealing Lincoln's Body". The following year he created a Virtual Jesus using the 3D information found in the Shroud of Turin. The Virtual Jesus appeared in another History Channel special entitled "The Real Face of Jesus?" which was nominated for several international non-fiction awards and has been aired around the world.