CGNetworks Covers Star Wars Episode III

by malducin

CGNetworks.com has an article about the VFX work in Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith. Some of the tools and techniques are discussed in particular for the creation of Yoda, General Grievous and the Boga, along with the creation of the environments.

VFX Supervisor John Knoll, Animation Director Rob Coleman, Technical Animation Director James Tooley, Creature Supervisor Aaron Ferguson, Creature Simulation Supervisor Juan Luis Sanchez and Digital Matte Supervisor Jonathan Harb discuss some of the specifics. Also included are some impressive stats on the project. You can read it here:

Sith Happens

VFXBlog.com also reported that there is additional coverage of the film in the Animation Magazine (June 2005 issue), 3D World magazine (issue 66) and the German Digital Production (issue 04:05).