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The VES Handbook of Visual Effects: Industry Standard VFX Practices and Procedures

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Wisdom from the best and the brightest in the industry, this visual effects bible belongs on the shelf of anyone working in or aspiring to work in VFX. The book covers techniques and solutions all VFX artists, producers, and supervisors need to know, from preproduction, to digital character creation and compositing of both live-action and CG elements.



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Paperback, 922 pages
Published July 8th 2010 by Focal Press
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Mar 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is by far the best book about visual effects industry.
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I was lucky enough to go through one of Okun's Gnomon Master Classes. It was not only fun but very enlightening. I think this book will stand as a reference guide for a long time to come. But the problem is that the VFX industry is so vast in content that no single book can be used as the ultimate reference. Its not a single line formula that will solve anything and everything. But its people like Okun that make it that much easier. Atleast our heads will have a little more clarity with a few th ...more
Aaron Glett
Oct 16, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This book is so comprehensive I wouldn't think you'd need any other books unless you wanted to learn how to use specific computer programs. All of the detailed principals are described. Model making, CGI, Computer Games, Composites, Motion Capture, it's all there and more.
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Great resource.
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