By James VlahosPosted 03.01.2005 at 4:00 pm 0 Comments
Technology: Volumetric Effects
Nominee: Alan Kapler | Digital Domain Storm
Credits: The Day after Tomorrow, Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, XXX
In 2004’s The Day after Tomorrow, the science is silly—an ice age descending in days?—but the climatic havoc is sublime. Grapefruits of hail bombard Tokyo. Floods ravage New York. Out-twistering Twister and out-storming The Perfect Storm, the movie wowed audiences as it established a new benchmark for disaster on film.