(Ch. 7) Visual Effects

Today we take computer generated effects for granted, but if we look at the credits at the end of a major effects-driven film we will see the massive team involved in bringing the digital worlds and digital creatures to life. Mark Masters shares the Evolution of Visual FX from the 1960s here: Explore his overview – 


But before CGI – effects were were done with models, reverse editing, puppets and jello.  of BuzzFeed offers her take (and examples) of 12 Pre-CGI (computer Generated Imagery) here: 




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