The pool scene, with the water that the team had to remove in CG, and during the compositing process.

Drying Out

Lead animator Seb Read is particularly pleased with his work on replaing a full swimming pool with an empty one on the Pool spot.

“It’s satisfying producing effects that go unnoticed,” he says. “I know most people won’t notice anything, so I’ve done my job well and made the production team happy, because they couldn’t find an empty swimming pool.”