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
- “So Tell Me More About More,” SMPTE-HPA Symposium, El Capitan Theatre, Hollywood, October 20
- “The Fandom of the Opera,” College of Arts and Letters, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, October 30
- “The New Second Screen: Live Theater Broadcasts,” LiveTV:LA, Loews Hollywood Hotel, November 7
- “UHD: Beyond the Hype,” CCW+SATCON, Javits Convention Center, New York, November 12