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MPC will showcase their digital revolution at FMX 2016

MPC (Moving Picture Company) is one of leading Post Production Studio in the world of Animation and Visual Effects. MPC is participating in FMX 2016 at Stuttgart, Germany during 25th to 29th April. Various technical and creative leads will showcase the pipeline and techniques they use in-house.

Image courtesy: Disney

The complete showcase of Disney is as follows:

1) The Virtual Production of Disney's The Jungle Book Wednesday, April 27, König-Karl-Halle, 14:00 - 15:30 The Visual Effects of Disney's The Jungle Book Thursday, April 28, König-Karl-Halle, 10:00 - 11:00
Disney’s VFX supervisor Rob Legato and MPC VFX supervisor Adam Valdez will describe the unique filmmaking processes behind ‘The Jungle Book.’ It has been a revolutionary technique for perfect blend of live action on CGI.

2) MPC present: Lighting a Martian Planet Tuesday, April 26, König-Karl-Halle, 10:00 - 11:00
 In Lighting a Martian Planet, MPC CG Supervisor Sebastien Gourdal will discuss the pipeline behind lighting and rendering the planet surface for The Martian. It had been a massive block buster with top notch CGI and VFX.

3) MPC present: Bringing Arnold ‘back’ for Terminator: Genisys Thursday, April 28, Gloria 2, 12:00 - 13:00
‘Bringing Arnold back’ had been in news from a long time. MPC achieved it for the movie Terminator-Genisys.  MPC VFX Supervisor Sheldon Stopsack will reveal techniques used to develop realistic CG humans with reference of Arnold. They took 11 months to achieve the perfection.

4) Thalia: The Future of Digital actors at MPC Thursday, April 28, Gloria 2, 17:00 - 18:00
Thalia is R&D project of MPC under supervision of Dr. Marco Romeo. It is The Future of Digital actors. The main focus will be on Thalia’s usage of Fabric Engine's GPU capabilities to create a high-performance deformation framework. It enables faster interaction with deforming characters and easier implementation of deformers.

5) Go Global with MPC Tuesday, April 26, Raum Reutlingen, 12:00 - 12:30
Want to join MPC after hearing all these great VFX talks? Global Head of Talent Acquisition Omar Morsy will be there to make you understand how you can approach MPC and get things going.

News courtesy: MPC, AWN