Whats goes on in Design Presentation & Reporting
Environment creation & set extensions are a form of compositing and these days we are able to create virtual sets as well as off the scale sets that would normally be able to do without using miniatures. Films are not the only things that use environment creation but TV programmes do as well for example the news to create the weather map on the green screen.
Larger scale use of the environment creation and set extensions would be done in films such as Gravity and Avatar. Many films now use digi mattes in order to create a set this is more realistic than the older method of placing a giant painting in the background for example which would create a sky.
Digi Matte is painting digitally using a software like photoshop matte painting was either doing it by hand or by using printing and real film techniques.
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