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Tech & Science Daily: To mark Ghostbusters Day we reveal Afterlife’s CGI magic

With Christophe Paradis, animation supervisor on Ghostbusters: Afterlife

<p>Courtesy of MPC</p>

Courtesy of MPC

/ Courtesy of MPC
08 June 2022

o mark Ghostbusters Day we spoke to Christophe Paradis, animation supervisor from MPC (Moving Picture Company).

Christophe played a big part in creating the graphics behind the ghosts on Ghostbusters: Afterlife.

We find out how they brought back the late actor Harold Ramis, who was the much-loved Egon Spengler in the original, through the power of CGI.

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The UKHSA said monkeypox doesn’t usually spread easily between people, and the overall risk to the UK population remains low.

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Hugo Tagholm, the charity’s chief executive, told us the UK’s sea and river quality is being ruined by water companies discharging 'raw effluent' into our rivers and coastal waters.

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