Volume 39 Issue 6: (Nov/Dec 2016)

  • 1-Dec-2016
    Volume 39 Issue 6: (Nov/Dec 2016)
    In this issue:

    Island girl: The adventurous Moana
    Digital creatures
    Workstation update
    Movie contenders
    Student short film

Cover Story

  • Navigating Polynesia
    Navigating Polynesia

    Disney Animation sets sail on a new adventure with a new type of Disney princess in Moana, as she sets out on a heroic journey with the demigod Maui to save her village. Both characters have long, cur ...

    November 1, 2016


  • Life’s Possibilities
    Life’s Possibilities

    A student filmmaker illustrates that nothing is impossible in the animated short film “I M Possible."

    November 1, 2016

  • Magical by Design
    Magical by Design

    Visual effects artists become an integral part of preproduction and production on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which takes place seven decades before Harry Potter learned he was a wizard.

    January 12, 2017

  • Roll Out the Red Carpet
    Roll Out the Red Carpet

    Awards season has begun – how will your favorite films stand up to the competition?

    November 1, 2016

  • The Wonderful World of Workstations
    The Wonderful World of Workstations

    A look at what’s new in terms of products, processors, and promises, as new technology emerges.

    November 1, 2016

Editor's Note

  • Ready for the red carpet
    Ready for the red carpet

    A look at the year’s box office and how studios and audiences embraced sequels/prequels and remakes, as well as animation and superhero effects-filled features.

    November 1, 2016


  • Spotlight

    Allegorithmic’s Substance Source, Adobe’s Creative Cloud 2017, Wacom’s MobileStudio Pro, Workstations from Lenovo, MSI, Boxx, @Xi

    November 1, 2016