Home › Forums › General Discussion › Gollum, Hulk and T3 This topic has 4 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 16 years ago by Anonymous. Viewing 4 reply threads Author Posts May 10, 2004 at 9:40 am #3176 AnonymousInactive BBC News looks into Dr. Henrik Jensen’s software that simulates how light affects surfaces like skin; this was used on Gollum, the Hulk and in Terminator 3. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/3683853.stm May 10, 2004 at 2:27 pm #12065 AnonymousInactive I hacked together some photon mapping (the technique I presume they’re refering to) demos in college last year. It’s amazing how quickly you forget this stuff when you hit the *real* world! May 10, 2004 at 3:11 pm #12066 AnonymousInactive All those light scattering mathematical models, new algorithms and techniques and they still couldn’t manage to make Arnie appear human ;) Nice one Pete! Ah so that’s how they did Gollum!!! Cheers, Ian May 10, 2004 at 8:09 pm #12074 AnonymousInactive Interesting stuff. Thanks for the heads up. May 11, 2004 at 11:03 am #12083 AnonymousInactive ;) Author Posts Viewing 4 reply threads The forum ‘General Discussion’ is closed to new topics and replies.