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For static shots they shoot what's called a background plate: the same scene shot from the same angle but without the foreground action. Then where the green is taken out the empty background shows through. If the camera is moving this presents a problem. This can be solved by using motion control - basically a robot arm with the camera on it that can ...


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Yes, they need permission. However, the permission to use the characters in image and other promotional material is likely included in the international distribution or syndication agreement. It almost definitely was done using a chroma key or other intentional compositing technique, as opposed to trying to mask the movements out of footage from the show. ...



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