More hyper-realistic CGI, with innovative motion capture techniques
3D video - not just stereoscopic video but moving images that you can literally walk around - will need a different kind of camera.
Anyone working with digital tools today has a wide choice of applications for specialized tasks. An office suite consists of a program for writing text, one for spreadsheets, presentations, a database etc. For a VFX workflow you might use a tool for tracking, one for compositing, one for editing, various tools for simulations and specialized applications for modelling, sculpting, texturing and animation. RedShark contributor and Blender expert Gottfried Hoffmann reports
The quest to find the way out of the Uncanny Valley is making progress
There's no better way to get the attention of the big film companies than to make a breathtaking CGI short
It's not just the UFO that's fake in this video - it's the car and the sky and the camera shake. In other words, the whole video is CGI. Even the pinging of the "Driver's Door Open" warning
A high-end rendering technique that was previously only availble on workstations (and even then very slowly!) is coming to your phones