FoxNews.com reports that Sony Pictures’ upcoming “The Pirates! Band of Misfits” still uses molding clay and traditional stop-motion animation to bring its wide-eyed characters to life, but creator Aardman Animations happily embraced a strange new technology to make those figures speak: 3D printers.
Tech and the Movies: 3D Printing Brings New Angle to Animation
Mark's Upcoming Appearances
- “What We’ve Done and What We Might Yet Do,” the Inaugural Meeting of the New SMPTE Pittsburgh section, Sextant Group, Pittsburgh, PA, September 3
- Event Cinema—More Than Just TV on the Big Screen, IBC, Amsterdam, September 13
- “The Fandom of the Opera,” College of Arts and Letters, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, October 30