Mike Seymour, TyRuben Ellingson and Matt Wallin cast away with Pi Patel and journey together to discuss the visual effects in Ang Lee's Academy Award nominated film, Life of Pi.

For additional coverage of Life of Pi on fxguide.com head over and read Life of Pi: a tiger's tale where visual effects supervisor Bill Westenhofer, from Rhythm & Hues, recalls his experience of making the film with director, Ang Lee.

Show Notes:

Director: Ang Lee
Cinematographer: Claudio Miranda
VFX Supervisors and Companies:
Bill Westenhofer -- Production VFX Supervisor
Matt Shumway -- Rhythm & Hues
John Rosengrant -- Legacy Effects
Dan Schrecker -- Look FX
Guillaume Rocheron -- MPC
Paul Graff -- Crazy Horse Effects
Michael Fink -- BUF
Julien Aullas -- BUF
Geoffrey Niquet -- BUF
Christov Effect and Design
Casey Allen -- Lola VFX
Edson Williams -- Lola VFX

What is Beauty - by Matthew Collins

American Cinematographer Podcast with Claudio Miranda, ASC: Life of Pi

Mantra Rendering in Houdini and Houdini FX

Suraj Sharma -- Pi Patel

Irrfan Khan -- Adult Pi Patel

Adil Hussain -- Pi's Father, Santosh Patel

CAVE: Cloud for Animation and Visual Effects

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