Q&A with Creative Supervisor of Replacement Animation & Engineering Brian McLean
Part 4 of a four part interview series with ParaNorman's creators
It was on the latter that he became central to exploring for the company how modern technology could bolster what was being created by hand, and worked on the company's Rapid Prototyping (RP) advances.
He now oversees LAIKA's RP department.
Q: For those who don't know - what exactly is Rapid Prototyping?
A: It is terminology used to describe a process in which you can go from computer designed object to a three-dimensional, physical object. LAIKA uses 2 different type of Rapid Prototyping machines (commonly called 3D printers):