Don’t Believe Everything You See

A mother poodle nurtures her puppies. Or wait, does she?

When I was a kid growing up, I had a friend that used to say a common adage, “You can believe nothing you hear, half of what you read and everything you see.” If that were ever true, well, fifty years later that has changed. Now things are much simpler: “You can’t believe anything you hear, read OR see.” Modern technology is progressing so quickly it is important to realize that “photographic evidence” can no longer be trusted as such.

Watch this fascinating video about the green screening and computer graphics of the movie John Adams by clicking play to fully appreciate the enhancement capabilities of audio/visual information:

Technology is a wonderful thing, but now every bit
of new information must be critically reviewed.

 

For information on the green screen technique, preview
this guide by hovering your mouse over this link:

Greenscreen Made Easy: Keying and Compositing Techniques for Indie Filmmakers


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