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Creating visual effects for movies as a CGI artist
Owen, Ruth, 1967- author.
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Publication Information:
United States : Ruby Tuesday Books, Ltd., 2017.

Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Meet the men and women who use their computer skills and creativity to bring computer-generated movie characters and fantasy worlds to life. Where do CGI artists get their inspiration from? What do modelers, riggers, and animators do? How is technology used to capture an actor's performance and use it to animate a CGI creature? And what does it take to turn sketches on paper into a groundbreaking, blockbuster movie?
A new kind of jungle -- Making movie magic -- Computers go to the movies -- Out of this world -- Where it all begins -- Making models -- The texture artists -- Bringing the models to life -- Working with motion capture -- Creating Gollum -- Back to the jungle -- The bear facts -- Tomorrow's movie magic -- Get to work as a CGI artist.
Reading Level:
Ages 8-12.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader Middle Grades 6.1 0.5 Quiz: 186019.
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