Cinema's 5 greatest CG environments

The history of CG environments in cinema is a rich one, and in the last 35 years there has been a continued and unmatched development of technology and craft, which makes VFX the most exciting area of movie production today.

It's hard to imagine just how far we've come, but to put things in perspective, if you're lucky enough to own an iPhone, then you own a gadget that has 500 times the computing power of the machines they used to create TRON in 1980.

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Dan Oliver

Over the last 20 years, Dan has edited a number of print magazines and websites, including Computer Arts, 3D World and ImagineFX, and has written for publications including the Sunday Times, the Guardian, the Manchester Evening News, Manchester United Magazine, T3, and many more. He is currently the digital editor of Creative Bloq's sister magazine, Wallpaper*.