The VES Handbook of Visual Effects is a must for anyone involved in the special effects industry. This book covers it all. Techniques and problem solving are stressed along with tips and insights for people such as producers and computer graphics people. From preproduction to digital character creation and compositing of both live-action and CG elements, you'll receive in-depth lessons from some of the industry's top practitioners.
Areas covered include stereoscopic movie making, color management and digital intermediates as well as chapters on interactive games and full animation authored by artists from EA and Dreamworks respectively. Written by 88 top leading visual effects practitioners and covering everything about visual effects from start to finish.
About the Author: Jeffrey A. Okun, a prominent Visual Effects Supervisor who has supervised high-profile visual effects-heavy feature films for over 30 years, is currently Chair of the Visual Effects Society (VES).
Susan Zwerman is a highly respected Visual Effects Producer who has been producing visual effects for more than 20 years. She is also a well-known seminar leader and author.