Arctic Environment- Selected frames from the final shot.

This shot was accomplished with a ton of paintings camera mapped onto 3d geometry. Below are just a few of the paintings that made up the shot.

Master Wide shot to cover the whole ice wall and sky.

The ice in the water would be handled with a separate painting.

FG ice element

Top down view of the ice field. You can see the gap left from the yacht.

Detail view of the entrance to the cavern.

Many of these paintings had to be very large- 8,000 or 16,000 pixels wide to accommodate the big camera move.

Canyon interior.

There were several paintings like this to cover the flight through the canyon.

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