George Lucas' production company Lucasfilm, which was recently taken over by Disney, have demonstrated the use of motion capture and video game engines to create real time animated movies. Is this the end of post production as we know it?
Siggraph has produced a trailer highlighting some of the new and exciting experimental stuff that will be presented at the show
A really great resource for anyone wanting to learn this complex software
The colour grading process on the Ridley Scott's epic Exodus: Gods and Kings may be instructive for those looking to tackle a project that will be exhibited in 2D and stereoscopic 3D.
It's not easy to make a photo-realistic animation of an eye, but this proves that it can be done - complete with peach-fluff!