Oscars 2014: Visual Effect Wizards Share Secrets

"Gravity" and "Star Trek Into Darkness" are films nominated for their cutting-edge visual effects.
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-- filing this morning that red car. But outside the Oscars theater in LA will be getting wet today thanks to the rain we -- And as the countdown Sunday night big show here -- ABC it is time for technological. Slight of hand. Here's ABP's brandy hit. Through the out of this world whirlwind of gravity. And at this year's Oscar nominees were visual effects showed just how far technology has come since 1970 -- Oscar winner Star Wars. -- filmmakers and problem solved Glen Allen and Richard Friedlander created the visual effects in the wolf of Wall Street nominated for best picture. These problems solvers showed us how to use technology to trick moviegoers ice into believing this virtual world -- real. This movie was all shot New York but quite a few scenes to place. All over the world -- we shot actually tennis court in Brooklyn and then of course added. Everything that you -- most of it is CG. Filmmakers can now change a day at the park. Into a busy Hollywood street sometimes working weeks on just twenty seconds of material that. Every movie. Does visual effects things -- money. And it looks photo real. One madness green screen technology was used in the visual effects nominees Star Trek into darkness Iron Man three the -- -- the desolation sound and the Lone Ranger. Then there's gravity which using new complicated light boxes and rigs they created. Technology. For this movie to give you that stunning look that use law. It's going to win the technical -- Visual effects teams can create -- scenes Fuller simply remove unwanted blemishes. On some some you know pretty well known actresses but we're we're sworn to secrecy in this world seeing is believing. Brady hit ABC news Los Angeles. -- -- --

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