Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Facial modeling & animation rig development.
Weta Digital, New Zealand 2011

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Weta Digital, New Zealand 2010-2011

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I worked on creating hundreds of facial blendshapes for Rise of the Planet of the Apes. I was lucky enough to work on one of the main characters - Buck. The only Gorilla in the movie.

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Buck usually kept to himself. Was not interested in your monkey business.

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Scream face shapes needed to be perfect. Buck was always angry.

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Unstoppable. Much like Weta's team of amazing character artists and facial modelers.