CGSociety talked to Imageworks’ VFX Supervisor Dan Kramer about the visual effects used in “Pixels“.
Chris Columbus’ Pixels is a comedy that pits a handful of hapless gamers against a barrage of classic arcade game characters. Creatures like a giant Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Space Invaders burst from the flickering CRT screens of the 1980s to the streets of modern day reality.
It was up to the wizards from studios like Sony Picture Imageworks, Digital Domain, and nine other facilities, to meet this challenge head on.
CGSociety talked to Imageworks’ VFX Supervisor Dan Kramer about how they approached this unique VFX conundrum.
Read the full interview here: http://www.cgsociety.org/news/article/1029/the-voxels-in-pixels