Elements of Digital Effects

  • Steven Hubbard
Part of the Springer Professional Computing book series (SPC)


The purpose of this chapter is to examine the role of digital effects in the film-making process, to show how elements feed into the digital effects pipeline and to show the processes that take place within that pipeline.


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© Springer-Verlag London 2003

Authors and Affiliations

  • Steven Hubbard
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  1. 1.Bournemouth UniversityPooleUK

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