• The Importance Of Star Wars Returning To Its Practical VFX Roots

    8 days ago - By Slash Film

    An overreliance on CGI is a pitfall faced by many sci-fi movies. Even " Star Wars ," with all its revolutionary effects, has found itself criticized for excessively using the technology. Like when George Lucas decided to unnecessarily update his original trilogy with a bunch of gaudy-looking computer generated imagery. Or when the prequels emerged looking far too polished, especially when it came to space battles and lightsaber duels, despite being canonically set further in the past than the original trilogy. What's ironic is that Lucas and his visual effects house Industrial Light &...
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