The Rings of Power didn’t utilize Star Wars’ Volume technology for one key reason

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The Rings of Power’s creative team considered using Star Wars’ Volume technology – but decided not to for one major reason.

Chatting exclusively to TechRadar, VFX producer Ron Ames revealed that conversations were held about whether the Prime Video series should utilize the award-winning tech pioneered by Industrial Light and Magic (ILM).

For those unfamiliar with the tech, the Volume – otherwise known as StageCraft – is a virtual production set comprising a giant wall of LED screens. It allows filmmakers to shoot scenes with a blend of VFX and live-action, with the LED screen wall used as …

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