“Theatrical Motion Picture Computer Graphics” by Hopen and Baerle

  • ©Dan Hopen and Susan Van Baerle


Conference:


Title:


    Theatrical Motion Picture Computer Graphics

Length:


    5:28

Director(s):


Company / Institution / Agency:


  • New York Institute of Technology (NYIT)

Description:


    “Strawberry Fields” is a feature film in progress that is slated for a 1988 theatrical release. This film represents a compila­ tion of work done at the New York Institute of Technology, Computer Graphics Laboratory.

Hardware:


    HARDWARE:
    VAX 11/780, Evans & Sutherland Multi-picture System, lkonas Frame Buffers

Software:


    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER: NYIT 2 Buffer Based Polygon Rendering


Additional Contributors:


    CONCEPTS BY: Peter Oppenheimer, Susan Van Baerle
    PRESENTED BY: New York Institute of Technology, ITC Productions, Vestron Video, CGL Studios
    PRODUCERS: Strawberry Fields; Alexander Schure, Louis Schure, Al Brodax
    COMPUTATIONAL GEOMETER: Robert McDermott
    CONSULTANTS: Glenn McOueen, John Lewis, Peter Oppenheimer
    ART DIRECTORS: Steve Di Paola, David Lubell, Susan Van Baerle
    CHOREOGRAPHER: Susan Van Baerle
    ARTISTS: Strawberry Fields: David Lubell, Rick Geary
    ANIMATORS: Dan Hopen, Peter Oppenheimer, Susan Van Baerle
    RENDERING: Steve DiPaola
    MODELERS: Dan Hopen, Dick Lundin-modeling software, Susan Van Baerle, Cyberware, Paul Xander
    SOUND: Dan Hopen, music by Dan Conti
    PAINT SYSTEM: Strawberry Fields: Pam Spertus
    VIDEO PRODUCTION: Norma Sundy, Steve DiPaola
    CAMERA: Ariel Shaw


Additional Information:


    FORMAT:
    35mm film and 1″ video

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