Barbara Robertson

I'm an author and journalist.

I've written two books and contributed to five. My articles about visual effects, animation, VR, computer graphics, dogs, and travel have won major awards. And, I've begun writing about gardening.

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Variety

Layout artists are vfx's unsung heroes

How can a mass of bits and bytes stomp its heavy metal feet on a sand dune filmed by Michael Bay? Or, how can an elegant combination of ones and zeroes touch an actor filmed by James Cameron? It st......

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Variety

Scott Farrar | Variety

By Barbara Robertson. How can a mass of bits and bytes stomp its heavy metal feet on a sand dune filmed by Michael Bay? Or, how can an elegant combination  ......

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Variety

Characters rigged to tell emotional tale

Dancing between the artists who sculpt models for CGI films and the animators who create the characters' performances is a group of specialists called riggers....