Robert Abel Remembered at VFXWorld

by malducin

VFXWorld recently had an article about the late Robert Abel, who was recently recognized at the VES Awards because of his contributions to the field of Computer Graphics and VFX, including the pioneering work on Tron. Many of his alumni went on to establish the modern VFX industry including ILM (current and former) members Richard Edlund, Scott Farrar and Kevin Rafferty, Bill Kovacs cofounder of Wavefront, John Hughes, Keith Goldfarb and Pauline T'So cofounders of Rhythm and Hues, Richard Hollander cofounder of VIFX, John Nelson, Tim McGovern and many more.