The veteran art director and concept artist discusses his work across a number of Weta feature film projects.
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In this interview, Weta Digital art director and concept artist Michael Pangrazio talks about his work as an art director and concept artist across a number of Weta Digital film projects, including his working dynamic with directors and film department heads as well as the importance of color and lighting in the early concept art stages.
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