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Technical Director Alexander Richter published a video about his experience at WetaFx working on Avatar: The Way of Water.
He discusses his involvement in the making of the movie, skills required, responsibilities. He also gives a few tips for people with less experience than him in the VFX industry, but willing to work on big projects such as Avatar.
This video is therefore not a making-of: don’t expect to find exclusive behind-the-scenes footage here. Rather, Alexander Richter gives us an insight into his personnal experience.
Last, but not least, don’t forget to check out his website for more information about his background. He worked in various studios such as Dwarf, Arx Anima, Studio Soi.
0:00:00 – Intro
0:00:30 – Avatar: The Way of Water
0:03:14 – Technical Director skills
0:06:50 – Responsibility
0:10:06 – Tips to work on Avatar
0:14:16 – Outro