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01 January 2004, 06:12 AM
Check out this article by Jason Schleifer on VFX World.

Weta senior animator Jason Schleifer talks about what it was like going Gollum for the landmark Lord of the Rings trilogy.

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01 January 2004, 07:12 AM
nice read.

thanks for sharing the link.

good work Jason! :beer:

01 January 2004, 09:51 AM
thx 4 the link!!!!

yeah nice read, and amazing work!!

and again, good luck with your new job jason!!


01 January 2004, 11:16 AM
Very nice, congrats JS.


01 January 2004, 11:59 AM
nice wireframe :) :beer:

01 January 2004, 02:21 PM
Wow! Really cool article! I like the personal approach. Good read, Jason!

01 January 2004, 02:31 PM
Cool article. Thanks for the heads up!

01 January 2004, 04:14 PM
My goodness, 1 day throughoutput for shots sounds impossible. But it at least explains some things about how ROTK was completed... Congrats^2 for the team, amazingamazingamazing.

01 January 2004, 05:30 PM
Very nice read, thanks for the link preciouss ssss.

01 January 2004, 07:11 PM
The Gollum character is such a ground breaking moment for the CG world goes as far as its lifelike qualities and its realism.
I believe it should be the foundation for teaching artists and TD skills how to set up, create, animate and direct GC charaters.

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