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1980: First use of Go motion to animate the Tauntaun creatures of The Empire Strikes Back
1982: First in-house completely computer-generated sequence — the “Genesis sequence” in Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. (Previous computer graphics in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope were done outside of ILM.)
1985: First completely computer-generated character, the “stained glass man” in Young Sherlock Holmes
1988: First morphing sequence, in Willow
1989: First Digital compositing of a full-screen live action image during the final sequence in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade
1989: First computer-generated 3-D character to show emotion, the pseudopod creature in The Abyss
1991: First-ever dimensional matte painting — where a traditional matte painting was mapped onto 3D geometry, allowing for camera parallax, in Hook.
1991: First partially computer-generated main character, the T-1000 in Terminator 2: Judgment Day
1992: First time the texture of human skin was computer generated, in Death Becomes Her
1993: First time digital technology used to create a complete and detailed living creature, the dinosaurs in Jurassic Park, which earned ILM its thirteenth Oscar
1994: First extensive use of digital manipulation of historical and stock footage to integrate characters in Forrest Gump.
1995: First fully synthetic speaking computer-generated character, with a distinct personality and emotion, to take a leading role in Casper
1995: First computer-generated photo-realistic hair and fur (used for the digital lion and monkeys) in Jumanji
1996: First completely computer-generated main character, Draco in Dragonheart
1999: First computer generated character to have a full human anatomy, Imhotep in The Mummy
2000: Creates OpenEXR imaging format.
2006: Develops iMocap system, which uses computer vision techniques to track live-action performers on set. Used in the creation of Davy Jones and ship’s crew in the film Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
2011: First animated feature produced by ILM, Rango
just in case no one knew who the industrial light and magic-ians were.June 9, 2019 at 10:16 pm #858015
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