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Re: [TCML] Tesla coils on Toyota Avalon commercial
KVA spent three very long days shooting stock "Arc and Lightning" footage in every imaginable configuration for a major client. This client not only archived the TONS of footage we shot but also integrated it into their CGI systems and makes it available for various productions. So the arcs they provide via CGI are a mixture of real footage and CGI manipulation as Jim states...
On Apr 30, 2013, at 6:13 AM, Jim Lux <jimlux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 4/29/13 4:54 PM, pterren@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> These are likely the computer generated sparks/lightning FX available in
>> high end CGI. They don't look real IMHO.
> probably half and half..
> Next time I talk to the folks at Reel EFX (where they did the physical effects) I'll find out who did the coils and what were CG elements and which were practical.
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