Tag Archives | Animation

The likes of Disney, Pixar

How Pixar Built Toy Story 3 REVISITED

After reading the eye-opening WIRED article about the creative process Pixar Animation Studios applies to their films I’m still shaking my head considering the jaw-dropping scale of computing power required these days to pull together their animation films, namely: Day 533 – “the pictures are moving. Each character is defined by up to 1,000 avars—points […]

Continue Reading

How Pixar Built Toy Story 3

My 3-year old grandson’s wake up routine is to go downstairs, get some breakfast, and watch either “Toy Story 1” or “Toy Story 2.” Who knows how long this will continue after going to the movie theater this past weekend for the first time to watch, you guessed it, “Toy Story 3.” It’s no coincidence […]

Continue Reading