[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

Re: LW STEGOSAUR TAIL



Jeff wrote:
 
> I wonder if they made a physical model for the photo shoots and perhaps
> originally for some movie scenes, but used computer graphics for the
> animals in the movie. I heard a talk on the computer graphics of Jurassic
> Park a couple of years ago, and they said they started with models, but
> shifted to computer graphics because the technology advanced as they worked
> on the film. The model could have been a leftover on the lot.

Spielberg was posed near the Stan Winston Studios anamatronic 
Stegosaur.  It wasn't "on", so was probably drooping.  The scenes in 
the trailer are of the CGI stegosaurs.  Don't you paleontologists 
know *anything*?  :)
 
Larry

"The little man went up and down
To find an eating place in town
He looked the menu through and through
To see what fifteen cents could do --
One meatball
One meatball
Well, he could afford but one meatball"