Tuesday, 1 February 2011

Pixar uses 3D Printing in Toy Story 3


A recent article in Time Compression highlighted how Pixar used ZCorp 3D full colour printing to capture some of their characters for the recent Toy Story 3 movie.

A detailed rapid protoyping technique producing full colour models from a plaster/epoxy composite, because the model is printed in colour, there is no detialed painting or finishing required. Just look at the colour and surface texture of Lotso (Pictured Right).

A popular rapid prototyping technique offered by RapidPro, ZCorp 3D printing is cost effective, quick and ideal for form studies, models, figurines and mass models.

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To read the article by Time Compression click here.