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23. Taxonomy of Digital Creatures: Interpreting Character Designs as Computer Graphics Techniques


Tutorial, Monday, 1 August, 3:45 - 5:30 pm
Room 515A
Level: Beginning

The process of developing digital creatures from concept to the screen is presented as a series of decision points. The focus is on classifying issues to allow design and performance requirements to drive the techniques employed in execution of the final product.

Prerequisites


Experience with animation, character modeling, and character set-up is recommended, but not required.

Intended Audience


Animators and character designers.

Organizer


Tim McLaughlin
Industrial Light + Magic

Schedule



3:45 Introduction
4 Sources of Information
4:10 Questions Regarding Look
4:50 Questions Regarding Performance
5:15 Conclusion and Questions & Answers

McLaughlin

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