Framestore to Present at Visual Effects Conference

Visual effects enthusiasts in Germany are in for a treat. The 12th International Conference on Animation, Effects, Realtime and Content will be held this year in Stuttgart, and Olivier Soares, the Technical Director of Framestore, will be presenting on May the 2nd. Olivier will present some techniques implemented at Framestore-CFC to groom, simulate and render fur & hair efficiently. These techniques have recently been used on “Underdog” (3 full CG realistic dogs) and “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix” (CG centaurs). Olivier’s talk will also introduce the new fur system to be used on “The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian”. Go to for further details.