CHAPTER 2

The MANAGING Workflow

 

 

“Not everything that can be counted counts… not everything that counts can be counted.”

Albert Einstein

2.1 Overview

The six core 3D post workflows contribute equally to a show’s technical and creative success. No workflow is more important than any other. The managing workflow generates and coordinates interactions within and between workflows (Figure 2.1). The primary objective of the managing workflow is delivering a show as envisioned by the creative team using the resources available.

The central challenge for independent 3D filmmakers is that knowledge and expertise is far less readily available. It is up to the managing team to create an environment of understanding and communication, so team ...

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