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#1 Hrishikesh Jha

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Posted 22 September 2015 - 09:41 AM

and are the jobs of art directors under threat by the digital revolution and CGI? If you would have an idea........thanks, Rishi


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#2 dan kessler

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Posted 22 September 2015 - 10:26 AM

Art directors are not threatened by the digital revolution.
Virtually every cg feature you see employs one or more art directors.
They play a very significant role in the look and design of the
entire film.  They usually come from a strong fine arts background and
have very impressive portfolios.


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#3 Hrishikesh Jha

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Posted 22 September 2015 - 11:11 AM

....and also, just learnt that they report to the production designer who talks with the director and DOP. :mellow:


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#4 Bill DiPietra

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Posted 22 September 2015 - 11:51 AM

....and also, just learnt that they report to the production designer who talks with the director and DOP. :mellow:

 

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