How to make an ape

Written by David Shapton

SSE/Adam and EveDDB/The MillHow to make an ape

To make convincing-looking CGI animals, it takes more than a detailed and textured volumetric or polygon-based model. For movement, it's essential to model the inner, as well as the external anatomy

Here's a Behind the Scenes of SSE's advert (by the agency Adam and Even/DBB) which shows how to convincingly make a CGI ape look real. They've done a good job as you can see in the video below.

The advert was crafted by The Mill, who explain here how they did it.

 

Meanwhile, here's how to make a CGI human: Audrey Hepburn in this caseMeanwhile, here's how to make a CGI human: Audrey Hepburn in this case

 

 

 

Tags: Post & VFX

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