When I see an effect shot in a film, I can't help myself. The first question is always, how did they do it? and the second, naturally, is, could I do something like it? I'm not alone: when the trailers for this film started to appear, the online CGI community got busy making its own versions. The most impressive I've come across so far is this one by Blender artist Ted Malaska:
Here's my own, more basic attempt at this:
Animation created in Blender 2.5. The rider is Low Poly Female from the Blender Model Repository.
Glad you could drop by! This blog is part support group, part research institute for those who, like me, enjoy the best and the worst of sci-fi. In addition I have interests in computer graphics and independent media, and will continue to document my own adventures in filmmaking and CGI.