'Cancel the Apocalypse' – Industrial Light & Magic Presents: The Visual Effects of “Pacific Rim”

Computer Animation Festival - Production Sessions
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 9:00am to 10:30am
Anaheim Convention Center

From aliens that threaten Earth’s very existence to massive human-piloted robots, this panel discusses the wide-ranging scope of Industrial Light & Magic’s effects work on Guillermo del Toro’s science fiction epic “Pacific Rim". The artists cover creative and technical challenges overcome in the areas of asset development, character animation, lighting, digital environments, advanced fluid simulation work, and more.
Image copyright - © 2013 Warner Bros. Courtesy of Industrial Light & Magic.

John Knoll
Visual Effects Supervisor
Industrial Light & Magic

Hal Hickel
Animation Supervisor
Industrial Light & Magic