Dan LoRusso was a North American professional sculptor associated with The Dinosaur Studio, along with his frequent collaborator, Gregory Wenzel. LoRusso contributed to several prehistoric figure lines in the 1990s, most notably Safari Ltd's Authentics Habitat Collection (Dinosaurs III) line. LoRusso's Authentics sculpts have been re-issued in numerous subsequent lines, incdluding Safari's Mini Carnegie Collection and various prehistoric animal Toobs. LoRusso, along with Wenzel, sculpted all of the dinosaur figures for Battat's Museum of Science Dinosaur Collection. In the 2010s, some of these Battat sculpts were rehissued under Battat's Terra brand as the Dan LoRusso Collection. LoRusso passed away in 2015.