Volume: 26 Issue: 11 (November 2003)

Features

Reprogrammed
In 1984, the world was introduced to a new foe, a futuristic threat to life as we know it. Arguably Arnold Schwarzenegger's most notorious role—aside perhaps from that as the newly elected governor of ...
Setting the Stage
Digital video and computer graphics effects have been starring on the big screen for years, and now the same tools and techniques that have wowed movie audiences are captivating theater-goers of a ...
Covering Your Assets
According to scholars and business pundits, we are leaving the Information Age and entering the Attention Age. Knowledge—the mere possession of data—is no longer power. Data—as represented in books, ...
New Age Ads
Time—specifically, airtime—is money for commercial advertisers. In fact, according to the American Association of Advertising Agencies' latest Television Production Cost Survey, the average price of ...

Department

Eureka Moments
If there’s one question we get more than any other from new readers and Website visitors, it is something along the following lines: “I want to get into the computer graphics industry. What kind of ...
Performance Enhancer
Mark Reaney produces experimental virtual reality-enhanced productions for the University Theatre group at the University of Kansas. For more information about augmenting stage performances with ...
Particle Flow
Previously provided through a subscription service for registered users, Discreet's Particle Flow extension has been incorporated into the newest version of its powerful 3ds max software. (For a full ...
Ultra Key
If you've worked with chroma key (electronically matting or inserting an image from one camera into a picture produced by another), you know it requires time and money to do correctly. Building a set, ...
Moving to the Mainstream
During the past two years, high-definition video production has taken off as video professionals have embraced the HD format as a less expensive alternative to film. Thanks to the emergence of ...
trueSpace 6.5
TrueSpace has been around for a number of years. Caligari has remained in the market by offering a nicely featured package that provides basic modeling, texturing, and animation at an affordable ...
Adobe Design Achievement Awards
Throughout the year, these budding artists and filmmakers have the chance to showcase their talent by participating in vendor-sponsored contests that award excellence in student-produced projects. ...
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