What would movies look like without visual effects

What would movies look like without visual effects

Categories: Cinema

While watching a movie in cinemas or at home, sometimes we forget that what we see on the screen is not reality, but the product of the painstaking work of many visual effects specialists. All these are special effects, which as a result look like reality. However, what would these films look like if they were shot without these special effects?

We put together footage from films shot using computer graphics and scenes on film sets before special effects were applied to the images.

What would movies look like without visual effects

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "Life of Pi", when a boat with a man and a Bengal tiger got lost in the vast Pacific Ocean.

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying special effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "Gravity" with Sandra Balok.

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "The Wolf of Wall Street".

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "The Great Gatsby" with the scene of New York in the 1920s.

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Superman flies in the movie "Man of Steel"

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Have you seen Tony Stark in knight's armor in the movie "Iron Man 3"

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Transformer Optimus Prime on the big screen in "Transformers".

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the film "Alice in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Without visual effects, the same frame of the movie "Alice in Wonderland".

What would movies look like without visual effects

When James Franco in the movie "Oz: The Great and the Terrible" travels through a Magical land…

What would movies look like without visual effects

... he only walked along the yellow brick road.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Electronic versions of buildings and structures were only then modeled and painted.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Scenes from the film "Pacific Rim"

What would movies look like without visual effects

However, this does not look quite so rosy in real life.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "Star Trek: Retribution" in 2013.

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot of the amazing final scene in the movie "The Lone Ranger"

What would movies look like without visual effects

And it was also filmed in front of a blue screen.

What would movies look like without visual effects

A shot from the movie "The Hunger Games".

What would movies look like without visual effects

It was shot using a flat and green screen and 3D sensors.

What would movies look like without visual effects

The frame from the movie "The Avengers" looks realistic.

What would movies look like without visual effects

Most of the shooting of such scenes is carried out by successive actions of the team against the background of a green screen.

What would movies look like without visual effects

"The Avengers" was not filmed in New York.

What would movies look like without visual effects

In fact, it was filmed 10 kilometers from New York.

What would movies look like without visual effects

So when Scarlett Johansson flew through the sky in The Avengers, she was safe on earth.

What would movies look like without visual effects

And the scene of the shooting of the film before applying visual effects.

What would movies look like without visual effects

In fact, there were not 80,000 spectators in the stadium in the movie "The Dark Knight".

What would movies look like without visual effects

Small groups of people took part in the shooting, which were then filmed and distributed to the stadium, and it seems complete in the film.

Keywords: Film | Shooting | Cinema | Special effects | Before and after

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