Effects

  • (noun): Property of a personal character that is portable but not used in business.
    Example: "She left some of her personal effects in the house"; "I watched over their effects until they returned"
    Synonyms: personal effects

Some articles on effects:

Olanzapine - Adverse Effects
... Other recognised side effects may include akathisia inability to remain still (restlessness) anhedonia (may result from the breakdown in the brain's reward system ...
Visual Effects - Categories
... Visual effects may be divided into at least four categories Models miniature sets and models, animatronics, stop motion animation ... Live-action effects keying actors or models through bluescreening and greenscreening ... texturing, rigging, animating, and rendering computer-generated 3D characters, particle effects, digital sets, backgrounds ...
Visual Effects - Timing
... Visual effects are often integral to a movie's story and appeal ... Although most visual effects work is completed during post-production, it usually must be carefully planned and choreographed in pre-production and production ... Visual effects are designed and edited in Post-Production, with the use of graphic design, modeling, animation and similar software, while special effects are made ...
Chicago Flood - Effects
... At first, the source of the water was unclear ... WMAQ reporter Larry Langford, who was that station's overnight crime reporter and was known to cover all overnight police and fire activity for that station, reported that city crews were in the process of shutting down large water mains to see if the flow could be stopped ...
Industrial Light & Magic - History
... Lucas wanted his 1977 film Star Wars to include visual effects that had never been seen on film before ... After discovering that the in-house effects department at 20th Century Fox was no longer operational, Lucas approached Douglas Trumbull, famous for the effects on 2001 A Space Odyssey ... students, artists and engineers who became the Special Visual Effects department on Star Wars ...

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