Star Wars Episode 2 Wins Best Matte Paintings at First VES Awards

by malducin is reporting on the list of winners for the first ever VES Awards. ILM won for Best Matte Painting in a Motion Picture, for Star Wars Episode 2 under the watch of Paul Huston, Yusei Uesugi and Jonathan Harb. The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers dominated the film categories, including Best VFX under the supervision of Jim Rygiel, Joe Letteri, Randall William Cook, and Alex Funke, while Dinotopia dominated the TV categories. Stuart Little 2, which Eric Armstrong was the Animation Supervisor, won Best Character Animation in an Animated Motion Picture.

You can read the complete list of winners here:

First Annual VES Awards Held

Congratulations to all the winners.