VFX Finds a way
25 years after the release of Jurassic Park, ian Failes looks back on the film’s game-changing CG achievements
creature effects designer Stan Winston and ‘go-motion’ dinosaurs created by Phil Tippett’s Tippett Studio. Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) was then going to add further motion blur to these hand-crafted, stop-motion dinosaurs and composite them into live action plates.
That plan famously changed when ILM produced a secret full-motion CG test that stunned Spielberg and changed the visual effects