Technical Toy Story: The Latest and Greatest in Pixar's RenderMan
Date & Time
Thursday, February 27, 2020, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location Name
Main Stage

Toy Story 4 reached new heights of visual storytelling with some of the most sophisticated cinematography that Pixar has created. In this presentation, Dylan Sisson showcases Pixar's core technologies that helped make Toy Story 4 possible: RenderMan and USD (Universal Scene Description). During production breakdowns and demos, you’ll see the latest RenderMan workflows for lighting and look development, featuring powerful interactive workflows for artists. Learn for yourself how easy it is to use RenderMan with artist-friendly tools for Houdini, Katana, and Maya. Come check it out ... there will be RenderMan Walking Teapots for a few lucky people, and you won't want to miss a special screening of Pixar's new animated series, Forky Asks a Question!