Originally Posted by TriggerMan
In general, you would be right. But technically, the last physical model was used in "Nemesis." The crash sequence close-up with the E ramming the Scimatar was done with an actual model.
Right, at a very high frame rate and with a luminence key. Neat shot!
I think Digital Domain did a fine job on "Nemesis," no complaints here. It's a shame there's no bad writing and directing removal plug-in for NUKE, Shake, and Houdini
Trek 11 does look spectacular.