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Dancing between the artists who sculpt models for CGI films and the animators who create the characters' performances is a group of specialists called riggers.
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Every inch of Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 3" is created by a team led by sets supervisor David Eisenmann.
Every breath "Up's" Carl and Ellie take, every move "Avatar's" Jake and Neytiri make, depends upon the animators, riggers and modelers who bend bits and bytes into believable emotional performances.
Compositing isn't the most glamorous of visual effects tasks, but it's among the most essential.
Lights, camera, action. That works for live action and stop-motion animation, which use physical lights.
How can a mass of bits and bytes stomp its heavy metal feet on a sand dune filmed by Michael Bay? Or, how can an elegant combination of ones and zeroes touch an actor filmed by James Cameron? It…
Back in the days when personal computers touted their speed as a selling point, they took that number from the central processing unit, or CPU, the "brains" of the computer.