TITLE

Just out: The Haunted Mansion

AUTHOR(S)
Larson, Jess
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/3/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 42, pA6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the techniques used by visual supervisor Jay Redd in developing the look of the ghosts and ghouls for the movie "The Haunted Mansion". Creation of a replicate of the ghost using bluescreen footage; Importance of lighting effects in creating ethereal silhouettes; Strategies utilized by Imageworks in projecting spectral effects and transparency.
ACCESSION #
11650922

 

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