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Disney explains why its 3D animation looks so realistic

Have you watched 3D-animated Disney flicks like <i>Big Hero 6</i> and wondered how some of its scenes manage to look surprisingly realistic? Today's your lucky day: Disney has posted a top-level explanation of how its image rendering engine, Hyperion, works its movie magic. The software revolves around …

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Disney Highlights the Hidden Easter Eggs and Secrets of Pixar Films

Disney and Pixar films are cemented in the memories of an entire generation. Where the magic of<p>Disney and Pixar films are cemented in the memories of an entire generation. Where the magic of watching <i>Toy Story</i> or <i>Finding Nemo</i> might be lost with age (to some), how often do we re-watch these films only …

How Disney reuses the same footage in different films

If you’ve ever experienced déjà vu while watching a Disney film, then it’s not simply your imagination.<p>The film producer reuses animation footage in several films, recycling movements from earlier movies to create a similar look but with different characters. This isn't a shocking discovery, but a …

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Disney, Pixar Films to Include More 'Female and Ethnic Characters'

Disney isn't known for tremendous diversity, but apparently that's about to change. John Lasseter, the legendary Disney Animation/Pixar boss, said Pixar and Disney are making efforts to expand story horizons to represent more of how our world actually looks.<p>"It's very important to us ... to have …

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Here's Every Disney Animated Classic That's Getting A Live-Action Remake!

In case you haven't gone to the movies in the past ten years, it's pretty evident that we're in the golden age of Hollywood remakes!<p>After the …

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Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures invite guests to experience Norway sailings

Published on : Wednesday, March 29, 2017<p>Disney Cruise Line invites families to explore culturally rich and exciting locales with Port Adventures like …

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A Brief History Of That Time Disneyland Employed Live Mermaids

After photos of Disneyland's performing mermaids surfaced on the Internet a few years ago, one former sea nymph recalled a peculiar question a park monorail conductor once fielded from an elderly visitor.<p>"Are they real?" she asked of the mermaids. The conductor responded in the affirmative, to …

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Top 5 attractions Disney should bring to new Hollywood Studios

This weekend a rumor that the Walt Disney Company Board of Directors approved a $3 billion makeover for Disney’s Hollywood Studios captured fan’s …

Soarin’ Over The Horizon Announced, Expected in U.S. Disney Parks by 2017 np - WDW News Today

This post may contain affiliate links; please read the disclosure for more information.<p>With all of the announcements for Shanghai Disneyland last …

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Pixar’s Scientific Method

Pixar movies, those computer-generated wonders known for their visual and emotional sophistication, are also science movies. They’re created with complex engineering, and they’re populated by heroes—whether toys, humans, monsters, or feelings—who are inventors, Rube Goldbergian geniuses, or, as in …

Tokyo Disney Resort in Tokyo, Japan

Here you'll find not only Tokyo Disneyland, modelled after the one in California, but also Tokyo DisneySea, an original theme park with seven 'ports' evoking locales real and imagined (the Mediterranean and 'Mermaid Lagoon', for example). DisneySea targets a more grown-up crowd, but still has many …

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Pixar: A Creative Success Through Collaboration and Feedback - Intelligent Head Quarters

PIXAR Tribute by Pepowned<p>Pixar has been a tremendous success. It has created 14 feature films, and 13 of those sit in the list of top 50 highest …

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Disney Myth Buster: Doesn't Disney Get Boring Year After Year?

So this is one I can completely understand, because I said it repeatedly to members of my own family who take the same beach trip EVERY…SINGLE…YEAR. …

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How Walt Disney Made America Into a Magic Kingdom

Sixty years after it opened, Disneyland—and its subsequent iterations—shows how one man rebranded America into Happy Land<p>Slow-starters, take heart! …

Building a Magic Kingdom

Walt Disney vision of a family-friendly America.

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