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Author Venkatasawmy, Rama
Title The Digitization of Cinematic Visual Effects : Hollywood's Coming of Age
Imprint Blue Ridge Summit : Lexington Books, 2012
©2012
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Note Intro -- Title Page -- Acknowledgements -- Notes on the Text -- Introduction -- An Overview of VFX-Intensive Filmmaking in 20th Century Hollywood Cinema -- Defining the Object of Enquiry -- "Effects" in Hollywood Cinema -- Science, Technology and Hollywood Cinema -- The Hollywood Cinema Industry's Coming of Digital Age -- Afterword -- Appendix A: A Time-Line of Landmark (VFX-Intensive) Films, Techno-Scientific Innovations, Financial and Industrial Events That Have Contributed to the Evolution of Digital VFX in the Hollywood Cinema Industry up to the 1990s -- Appendix B: Top 100 All-Time Domestic Grosses (2012) -- Appendix C: A Basic Glossary of Analog and Digital Terminologies and Key Professions in the Hollywood Cinema VFX Industry -- Works Cited -- Films Cited -- Index
While many books have addressed visual effects in Hollywood cinema, The Digitization of Cinematic Visual Effects: Hollywood's Coming of Age, by Rama Venkatasawmy, fills an important gap in cinematic analysis and film history by providing a periodization and techno-historical account of visual effects in Hollywood cinema
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Link Print version: Venkatasawmy, Rama The Digitization of Cinematic Visual Effects : Hollywood's Coming of Age Blue Ridge Summit : Lexington Books,c2012 9780739176214
Subject Digital cinematography
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