7 Famous Movies Before And After Special Effects
The movie industry has changed a lot over the years. Once, everyone was going to the cinema to watch a romantic flick or maybe an Oscar-winning drama. However, lately people are excited the most by action-packed movies with a lot of special effects.
Nowadays, it’s really difficult to imagine a Blockbuster without special effects and a lot of enhancements. Today’s graphic design is at such a high level that it’s almost impossible to distinguish computer-generated imagery from a real set shot. CGI is an incredible elevation of the technology and it’s the application of computer graphics to create or contribute to images in films. It takes those films to a whole other level of awesomeness. These visual scenes may be dynamic or fixed and even 2D.
The term “CGI” is used to refer to 3D computer graphics. The ones that are used for creating scenes or special effects in films and television.
Since the late 1970s, Hollywood has depended heavily on computer-generated imagery, which has become an indispensable tool for the blockbusters.
When the science/fiction movie The Matrix debuted in 1999 nothing like its visuals, enhanced by CGI, had been seen before. It was the beginning of a new era.
In the video below made by the channel Mind Warehouse, you can see 7 movies before and after special effects. The channel has over 2 million followers since they joined Youtube in 2013, and they post a lot of movie-related videos.
If you thought that dragons were real, you might be disappointed as this video lifts the curtain on special effects.
Attention spoilers ahead!