electric image

electric image

[i¦lek·trik ′im·ij]
(electricity)
A fictitious charge used in finding the electric field set up by fixed electric charges in the neighborhood of a conductor; the conductor, with its distribution of induced surface charges, is replaced by one or more of these fictitious charges. Also known as image.
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Play's original Electric Image 3D animation system has been used for creating on-screen imagery in Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, Mission Impossible, Star Trek: First Contact, Star Wars: Special Edition, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Titanic, Dateline NBC, Sliders.
Among its award-winning products are the Snappy Video Snapshot, the best-selling video peripheral in history, Trinity, which revolutionized TV production and graphics throughout the world, Gizmos 98, PC Magazine's 1998 Product of the Year and Electric Image, the low-cost 3D animation software used to create spectacular visual effects for the recently released Star Wars and Austin Powers films.
Amapi is a popular companion modeler to animation and rendering platforms such as Strata, Electric Image, Form-Z, Softimage, and Kinetix 3DStudio MAX.
Play's Electric Image 3D software is used throughout Hollywood in films like Star Wars: Special Edition, Men In Black and Terminator 2.
CD-ROM also includes many new Electric Image project files used to create the images in the book along with demo versions of Electric Image and Adobe After Effects
This $149 3-D sculpting program from Play's Electric Image division (888/888-7529, www.
Today at MacWorld Expo, Play Incorporated unveiled a new version of its award-winning professional 3D animation software, Electric Image 2.
Parscale will be joined by original Electric Image founders Markus Houy and Jay Roth.
Play Incorporated will retain the Electric Image name to signify its 3D modeling, rendering, and animation products.
Electric Image is at the forefront of the 3D animation industry.
Originally founded in 1987, Electric Image has pushed the limits of computer-generated imagery for more than a decade with its award-winning 3D animation systems.
Northern Lights Productions, founded in 1993 by Burtan, has created more than a dozen visual effects plug-ins for Electric Image.