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the construction of robots to look like animals (developed for Disneyland)

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The animatronic puppet was a guest of both the football club and Huddersfield Literature Festival (HLF).
Images out of Disneyland Paris showed another animatronic figure from the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction that had lost its head over the weekend, reported (https://www.
New Delhi [India], Dec 21 ( ANI ): Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Orlando took to Twitter to troll the animatronic version of United States President Donald Trump at the updated Hall of Presidents attraction, recently revealed by Walt Disney World.
In an ironic comparison, some Twitter users thought the animatronic Trump looked more like his presidential candidate opponent, former senator Hillary Clinton.
Nine species will be represented in spectacular animatronic form on the Arena floor.
Since Dewi the Dragon first found fame at Caerphilly Castle in March 2016, the public has watched in anticipation as the tale unfolded, with Cadw welcoming a female dragon, Dwynwen, on St David's Day this year, and most recently, animatronic dragon babies.
Like its new companions, the spinosaurus is animatronic, with moving eyes, mouth, neck, arms and tail which are accompanied by lifelike noises, giving the feeling of walking among these pre-historic beasts.
All movements are performed by the animatronic robots with the held of computer programming.
Visitors can tread the original stone floor of the iconic Hogwarts Great Hall, encounter animatronic creatures and wander down Diagon Alley.
In 'Dino Jaws,' besides seeing very detailed and accurate life-sized animatronic models of dinosaurs, visitors will learn what and how dinosaurs ate, as well as how paleontologists determine a dinosaur's--or other prehistoric animal's--feeding behavior.
The youngsters journeyed back to the Jurassic period in a sneak preview of the attraction's new animatronic exhibition.
The animatronic velociraptor and a dozen of his prehistoric pals are at Chester Zoo for the summer's Dinosaurs at Large exhibition.
Tyrannosaurus rex and 17 of his animatronic prehistoric buddies have returned to the Oregon Zoo in "Dinosaurs
Designing an animatronic starts with a storyboard, which is a series of illustrations of each scene in a film.
Winston, who set the industry standard for robotic/animatronic creatures and prosthetic makeup, won four Oscars: a visual effects Oscar for 1986's "Aliens," visual effects and makeup Oscars for 1992's "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" and a visual effects Oscar for 1993's "Jurassic Park," for which he created animatronic dinosaurs that complemented the film's digitally animated creatures.