‘Prometheus’ Effects Breakdowns Reveal How WETA and MPC Created The Much Talked About Opening Sequence and Spaceship Landing
Posted on Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 by Peter Sciretta
The Daily were given a glimpse at how some of the computer-animated visual effects were created for Ridley Scott‘s Prometheus. Find out how WETA created the opening sequence featuring the “incredible disintegration of the Engineer as his DNA unwinds and he falls into the waterfall of primordial Earth.” Also take a look at how MPC created “the movie’s incredible ships and planetary environments, including the fateful crash of The Prometheus and the fleeing Engineer’s Juggernaut.” Watch both of these visual effects breakdowns now, embedded after the jump.
Landing Sequence & Crash