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Weta Digital’s Oscar winners share the tech driving Gollum and Azog

March 7, 2013 at 4:43 pm by Demosthenes  - 

Gollum_gallery_primary Back in February, Simon Clutterbuck, James Jacobs and Dr. Richard Dorling won a technical Oscar (The Scientific and Engineering Award) for developing a technique which makes computer-generated characters (such as Gollum) more life-like than ever before. In this video from Weta Digital, the team share how they do it, and what it means for the future CG-character animation in film.

Posted in Hobbit Movie, Production, The Hobbit, WETA Digital on March 7, 2013 by
Source: Weta Digital