ILM 40 Year Retrospective Includes Transformers Film Insights

Wired has an extensive, behind the scenes article entitled “The Untold Story of ILM, a Titan That Forever Changed Film.”  It details the origins of the company founded by George Lucas that enabled him to produce Star Wars, how it grew and adapted and changed over time, spawning side projects which eventually became things like Pixar and Photoshop, and how its commitment to excellence has led to amazing motion pictures.  Part 7 is devoted to Michael Bay and to a large degree the Transformers films and the process with the VFX folks.  Read on for the link. article on ILM’s 40th anniversary.