Ten times more than a cosmetic upgrade
By David English
-Can you afford custom graphics from a leading visual effects facility, such as Weta Digital or Industrial Light and Magic? For 99.9 percent of video and film producers, the answer is no. That has created an immense gulf between what a Hollywood blockbuster looks like and what everyone else can do on their own. Fortunately, that gap is beginning to narrow. Much of the credit is due to improvements in commercially available 3D rendering programs, such as Avid’s SOFTIMAGEXSI v.5.0, as well the latest advancements in computer hardware. You still can’t duplicate The Lord of the Rings on a shoestring budget, but you can add some synthetic sparkle to your production if you, or someone in your organization, is willing to invest the time to learn the software.............Read full Review!!