computer-generated imagery

(redirected from CGI animated)

computer-generated imagery

(graphics)
(CGI) Animatied graphics produced by computer and used in film or television.

computer-generated imagery

The images and animations created with computer software for movies and video games, as well as TV and online commercials. The myriad special effects in today's movies, which mix real actors with aliens, are mostly generated in the computer. There is no limit to the fantasy world that can be created with computer-generated imagery (CGI) techniques. To learn the basics of computer images, see graphics. See 3D graphics and 3D visualization.
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Special MONDAY, CBBC, 6PM Dennis & Gnasher: Unleashed Dennis the Menace gets a CGI animated makeover, 66 years after he first appeared in The Beano comic.
Tune in on Wednesdays, 6pm, to watch this great new CGI animated series.
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Other activities held as part of this year's forum include an exhibition on the 'History and Art of Arabic Calligraphy' hosted at The Dubai Mall; and the 'Origins of Creation' exhibition at the DWTC, which displays exclusive CGI animated posters and 3D animations containing verses of the Noble Quran explaining the origins of creation, along with the English translation of the Quranic verses and explanation.
Cumberbatch was fitted with sensors to record his movements and map them on to the huge CGI animated dragon.
With CGI animated bird flocks arriving from all continents, representing sunseekers from across the globe, stuntmen and women perform acrobatic moves on rigged wire for the flock landing.
The CGI animated Bananas in Pyjamas television series, which first broadcast in 2011, is proving as popular as its suited predecessors, who burst onto our screens in 1992 with their familiar catchphrase.
The Lego Movie: Yes, you read that right, The Lego Jessica Alba Movie, but hang on, don't chastise it just yet, featuring the voices of Will Farrell, Morgan Freeman, Will Arnett and Elizabeth Banks, this 3D CGI animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world.
8221; As the composer of the closing theme for Oprah's first prime time special, “Legends Ball” and the CGI animated film, “The Lion of Judah” Simms will discuss his work and host a Q and A session with the audience.
Lionsgate (NYSE:LGF), a diversified entertainment company, and American Greetings Properties (AGP), the intellectual property and outbound licensing division of American Greetings Corporation (NYSE:AM), a creator and manufacturer of social expression products, announced on Wednesday the signing of a home entertainment distribution agreement for the new CGI Animated TV series 'Care Bears: Welcome to Care-a-Lot'.
I believe that Pixar's Toy Story, the world's first CGI animated movie released in 1995, created a revolution in animation.
With the tagline, 'Some Heroes are born while Super K was created', the 95-minute full length 3D CGI animated features a super hero who is created and a goof-up causes him to turn out to be a freak unable to control his powers.