Sunday, 30 January 2011

Deathly Hallows Animated Sequence

Was browsing the internet today and came across this interesting article about how the first animated sequence in a 'Harry Potter' movie came about:



http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/awards/2011/01/how-the-first-animated-sequence-in-a-harry-potter-movie-came-about.html

There is a rather nice quote at the end of the article by the animation director, Ben Hibon, behind the sequence:
"Animation is the art of smoke and mirrors, lights and shadows, and the team of artists behind this piece are true magicians."