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Old April 20 2011, 04:49 PM   #24
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Re: Should Babylon 5 be remastered?

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I would say that CGI actually helped to sell the show because using computers was a lot cheaper than making traditional models. To directly quote JMS: "On a cost-per-shot basis you can get a lot more bang for your buck with CGI than models."
Yeah I wonder how much more expensive Avatar would have been using some models.
They used models. They didn't use what was cheap, they used what was good. Considering how bad the VFX of Babylon 5 look compared to - dare I say it - DS9, JMS really went for the truly cheap.
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