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Sunday in the Park with Alice - Technical Details

SUNDAY IN THE PARK WITH ALICE: The talented technicians behind Tim Burton's ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Saturday, 16 October 2010

The talented technicians behind Tim Burton's ALICE IN WONDERLAND.

This RSVP does not include the screening. You must separately RSVP for that portion of the afternoon.


2 PM - 3 PM: Social Hour sponsored by MAXON Computer, Inc. (everyone that has RSVP'd to at least one of the events is invited). There will be special demo featuring Sony Pictures Imageworks texture painter, Ron Bushaw, illustrating how his team uses MAXON's BodyPaint 3D in the texture painting pipeline.

3 PM - 6 PM: Presentations (RSVP)

  • 3:00 - 3:40 David Schaub, Art Director
  • 3:40 - 3:50 Q&A with Mr. Schaub
  • 10-minute break

  • 4:00 - 4:40 Carey Villegas, Visual Effects Supervisor
  • 4:40 - 4:50 Q&A with Mr. Villegas
  • 10-minute break

  • 5:00 - 5:40 Imageworks R&D department will talk about the special software designed to facilitate the effects in the film
  • 5:40 - 5:50 Q&A with the R&D department
  • 6:00 End of meeting event



This day long event is free to Los Angeles ACM SIGGRAPH members. Non-members are $15 for the 12 noon screening and $20 for the 3pm Presentations or $30 for the entire day. Social Hour, MAXON demo and snacks are complementary for anyone who attends either of the events. New members that sign up on site and pay the $40 annual membership fee (checks or cash only) do not have to pay either of the non-member/visitor fees for either part of the event. Membership entitles you to attend a year's worth of free meetings and events.

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