Friday, 26 July
10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Session Chair: Juan Buhler, PDI/DreamWorks
Uber Destruction in "The Time Machine"
An overview of the Digital Domain character-animation
team's work on the time-based decay and death of the Uber
Morlock in "The Time Machine."
Challenges of the Homeland Pan in "Spirit"
The opening scene of DreamWorks' newest animated film,
"Spirit," runs a full three minutes and is an elaborate
flythrough of the historic and breathtaking scenery of
the Wild West.
DreamWorks Feature Animation
Pushing the Limits of L-Systems for Time-Lapse Vine
Growth in "The Time Machine"
The vine-growth animation for DreamWorks' "The Time Machine"
required generation of a unique and manageable growth
system, and a system of rendering that complimented this
Foamy Creatures: Digital Domain Wrangles Whitewater
for "Lord of the Rings"
The technical and artistic techniques used by Digital
Domain to produce the Ford of Bruinen sequence in "Lord
of the Rings."
"Lord of the Rings" - Animation That Was Not There
The animation techniques in general used at Digital Domain
and on the work completed in the Ford of Bruinen sequence
from "Lord of the Rings."