Entertainment Shooting a Car Commercial, Without the Actual Car

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Roland Schwinn, Jul 1, 2016.

  1. Roland Schwinn

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    i am fascinated by visual effects, and love being reminded how often I am fooled by them. This is some awesome shit here... No need to suspend your disbelief, if you never question what you see!

     
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    Cool shit.
     
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  3. Rod-Stroker

    Rod-Stroker Streptococcus Gingivitis Halllllllllllllitosis

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    Yeah fuck that techno babble shit just show me the stinking car I'm going to make payments on for the next 5-7 years
     
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  4. Roland Schwinn

    Roland Schwinn *Likes reported as of October 14, 2016 Gold

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    They will, just not really! And most of us will have no clue.
     
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    That's pretty rad
     
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    They do this kind of stuff all the time, particularly when the commercial has to be shot 3-4 months before the cars are actually coming off the assembly line. The car you see in the spot is most likely not a real store-bought car anyway -- it would be a prototype. Now, it's just CGI. There's a lotta smoke & mirrors in that business.
     
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    wake me when they make a robot woman that can be mila kunis one night and Emily ratijakawasaki the next.
     
  8. max rockatansky

    max rockatansky I'm just here for the gasoline Gold

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    I do photo-realistic renderings at work. Virtual reality is where it is all heading.
     
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    After 27 years, this could be a marriage saver.....we would each put on a headset with a VR version of our 1985 selves then climb into bed.
     
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    And we can't cure cancer.....
     
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    Doesn't pay as well
     
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    No one wants to buy cancer.
     
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    Does it sing in the dead of night?
     
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    Curing any disease, let alone one that occurs at the genetic level, is a lot more challenging than constructing a Hollywood special effect.
     
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    They created a car commercial featuring J-Lo without actually using J-Lo. They used a double for her. This was back when she was the face of Fiat
     
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    i dont get it.
    u can do almost all of this stuff with the actual car too
     
  17. Roland Schwinn

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    I don't know, I would think if you developed a drug that cured cancer, that would earn a pretty penny!
     
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    so says you
     
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    I work in the film business and have worked on dozens of car commercials. This is very new
     
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    [​IMG] 'I did not know that"
     
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