Thursday, March 30th, 2017

In 1983, a long time before Hollywood audiences fell in love with Computer Generating Imagery, also commonly known as “CGI”, the first experiment in a commercial motion picture film that combined live action and archival footage took place. This happened in Woody Allen’s groundbreaking film, “Zelig”, which he wrote, directed and starred in. Allen was [...]

 August 6, 2012, Siggraph, Los Angeles—A panel from the production group described their efforts in creating the effects and action in “The Avengers”. The mixing of effects into live action, had the challenge of maintaining flow and human body responses in a CG world. This was an opportunity to integrate a wide range of super [...]