TITLE

Searching for the new grail

AUTHOR(S)
Cohen, David S.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/27/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 17, pA3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the trend of digital performance in the world of animation. There are several techniques of computer graphics and visual effects. Topper of Sony Pictures Imageworks, Tim Sarnoff, said that there is an urgent need to improve the technique of digital performance. Another problem which an artist confronts with digital performance is difficulty in understanding its tools. The third problem area is speed of digital elements.
ACCESSION #
21805068

 

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