Disney thrives on being a place where imagination comes alive, even when it comes to cameras.
We talk about Disney the studio a lot, mostly because it now houses the largest titles ever conceived.
However, one of the greatest things about Disney is that they spent a ton of time perfecting the technical side of their process. A great example of this is the multiplane camera, which not only lent its unique power to features like Pinocchio, Fantasia, Bambi, and Peter Pan but it also changed animation, as a whole, forever.
Today I want to take a peek into that camera and talk about why it was so important.