They’ve been there from the start. Industrial Light & Magic is as much a part of the Star Wars cinematic universe as George Lucas himself. And, at this year’s SDCC, they will be honored for the 40 years of excellence that have provided the Star Wars universe.
ILM 40th Anniversary, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. — Room: 7AB
For 40 years, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most memorable images in the history of modern cinema. From advances in the photo chemical process, optical compositing, motion control, and models and miniatures — to the company’s pioneering efforts in computer graphics, digital compositing, film scanning and recording, morphing, digital environments, performance capture, character animation and modern digital pipelines, ILM continues to break new ground in visual effects for film, television, themed attractions, and new forms of entertainment. The presenters will discuss the company’s work from its earliest days and breakthroughs along the way.
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