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10.25.16
Disney makes facial capture tech more practical for movies
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Disney makes facial capture tech more practical for movies

You can train the system to spot expressions in a fraction of the usual time.

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04.11.16
Lytro's first pro movie camera is designed for visual effects magic
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Lytro's first pro movie camera is designed for visual effects magic

Lytro Cinema's light field tech kills the need for green screens.

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01.24.16
Watch how 'Star Wars' turns people into CG characters
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Watch how 'Star Wars' turns people into CG characters

Getting some characters into 'The Force Awakens' shots required lots of effort.

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01.14.16
See how VFX transforms 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (updated)
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See how VFX transforms 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (updated)

For digital effects junkies, the Oscar show reel is Nirvana (warning: spoilers).

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08.11.15
Pixar will open-source the code for a key movie-making tool
08.11.15

Pixar will open-source the code for a key movie-making tool

If you're convinced that you could build the next "Toy Story" with the right tools, now's your chance: Pixar has open-sourced another one of its creative programs.

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07.13.15
Hayao Miyazaki is back -- with a 3D CG short
07.13.15

Hayao Miyazaki is back -- with a 3D CG short

Here's some bittersweet news for fans of Studio Ghibli's animation genius Hayao Miyazaki: He's bac...

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01.28.15
The Big Picture: 3D Paris apartment shows what Unreal Engine 4 can do
01.28.15

The Big Picture: 3D Paris apartment shows what Unreal Engine 4 can do

See that room above? It looks real, but it's not -- and by that we mean it's just a 3D environment...

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12.08.14
Here's a teaser of The Crew's cinematic story
12.08.14

Here's a teaser of The Crew's cinematic story

Ubisoft has been hyping The Crew as an MMO for a while now, and, like many modern MMOs, the game in...

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10.27.14
Go behind the scenes on a Bless cinematic
10.27.14

Go behind the scenes on a Bless cinematic

Remember Bless? It's been a while since we've heard from the Korean fantasy import, but today we le...

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