[DWJ] Re: Last Battle
Elizabeth G. Holtrop
elizabeth at bouma-holtrop.com
Fri Jun 23 22:09:23 EDT 2006
> > Elizabeth G. H. wrote:
> > That might do the trick, but though I agree that lots of it looks
> > right, it all has a shiny cleanliness to it that marred it for me.
> > It's too smooth and uniform to be able to match my images from the
> > books.
> Otter wrote:
> I've noticed that computer graphics haven't gotten to the advanced
> state of putting in dirt. At least the movies I've seen -- Titanic, LOTR,
> Pearl Harbor , to name a few.
It'll be interesting to see if they ever advance to incorporating grime....
I was in love with Titanic when it came out. Well, also simply in love with Leonardo DiCaprio. *cringes* I tired to rewatch the film last year and couldn't get through more than half an hour or so. The dialogue -- or rather lack thereof -- is what threw me off. Being an amateur historical costumer, I may have to watch it on mute just to soak up the beautiful costumes.
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