“2012 — The Last Fluid Simulation” by SCANLINE VFX

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    2012 — The Last Fluid Simulation

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  • SCANLINE VFX

Description:


    “2012 – The Last Fluidsimulation” shows the underlaying technology that was used for more than 100 massive fluidsimulation shots on “2012”. Included are examples of fully computer-generated shots with massive tidal waves, simulated ice and snow, and, finally, the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy smashing into the White House.


Additional Contributors:


    Visual Effects: Scanline VFX, Los Angeles/Munich
    Senior Visual Effects Supervisor: Stephan Trojansky
    Visual Effects Supervisor: John Han
    Executive Producers: Joel Mendías, Ismat Zaidi
    Visual Effects Producer: Michael Mielke
    Digital Producer: Lisa Spence
    CG Supervisors: Ivo Klaus, Danielle Plantec, Roman Schmidt
    Digital Supervisor: Deborah Carlson
    R&D TD: Lukas Lepicovsky
    FX Lead: Saysana Rintharamy
    Compositing Supervisors: Chris LeDoux, Kai Woytke
    Additional Visual Effects Supervisor: Bryan Grill
    Shading Supervisor: Christian Pokorny
    Lighting Lead: Olek Lyzwanski
    Environments Lead: Brandon Young
    Visual Effects Production Manager: James Dornoff
    FX TDs: Joel Einhorn, Jongwoo Heo, Justin Mitchell, Masakazu Murakami, Timo Schumacher, Davide Sibilia, Travis Yohnke
    CG Generalists: Markus Boos, Fred Haro
    Massive TD: Carla Heinzel
    Shading & Lighting TDs: Gerald Abraham, David Bryant, Sebastian Hirsch, Scott Tessier, Jose Manuel Weil, Gereon Zwosta
    Modeling Supervisor: Dirk Mauche
    Modelers: Claudia Knorr, Kevin Mains, Sepp Sonntag
    Matte Painters: Shannan Burkley, Benjamin Ross, Jay Seo, Daniel Thron
    Compositors: Jessica Alcorn, Matt Doll, Andreas Frickinger, Robin Graham, David Harter, Finlay Hogg, Christine Peterson, Craig Simms, Brian Smallwood, Ned Wilson
    I/O Coordinators: Kevin VanderJagt, Bjoern Wortmann
    Render Wranglers: Jonathan Bird, David Hackett, Michael Underwood
    Flowline Software Developers: Thomas Ganshorn, Oliver Pilarski, Sebastian Thiel
    Systems Engineers: Carl Loeffler, Michael Scheffler
    Digital Production: Laurie Blavin, Scott Miller