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1 Too Good to Be True
Computer-developed images allow moviemakers to film adventures using creatures and scenes they've created from their imaginations. With the computer, one creature can be copied to make an entire crowd, which can be covered with the same patterns. But do real animals or even twins ever look exactly alike or are features ever perfect matches? You can explore the challenge moviemakers had in the making of the Lion King wildebeests.

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