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How do you make a 30-foot robot/semi-truck appear lifelike? What about a creature with tentacles for a face? Those were some of the challenges for the visual-effects teams at San Francisco-based Industrial Light & Magic. CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi talks with the designers behind <i>Transformers</i> and <i>Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End</i> about some of the hurdles involved in creating special effects for an increasingly sophisticated moviegoing public.