SEARCH FOR THE LOCH NESS MONSTER
With the full
creature being handled by the digital effects team at Rushes, we
were called on to provide a full size replica of the skull of a
plesiosaur, with a detachable lower jaw.
Shots of the
creature emerging from the Loch were achieved with a matte black
mock up of the monster's head rigged to break the surface. This was
then replaced with the 3D creature.
Early discussions also looked at the possibility
of us constructing an animatronic baby plesiosaur, but these ideas
never got any further than the