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August 29, 2019, 06:06 AM


The announcement that The Jim Henson Company would be partnering with Netflix to make a prequel of The Dark Crystal as a streaming series – and that it would involve the use of, like the 1982 film, puppets to help bring the characters and creatures of Thra to life – was warmly greeted by audiences around the world.

Phil Tippett Special Guest at 11th Festival Stop M

August 29, 2019, 06:06 AM


The Festival Stop Motion Montreal is back for an 11th edition that will take place from September 16 to 22, under the theme of stop motion in the digital age! After 10 great years, the Festival continues to grow and offer a unique event in the world: a full week dedicated to the art of stop motion. The open to the public part of the Festival will take place from September 20 to 22 at Concordia University and Cinéma Moderne. Professional workshops will be organized from September 16 to 19, in collaboration with MIAM and Salman Sajun Studio.

MIB International Eiffel Tower Effect

August 29, 2019, 06:06 AM


Come have a look at how Sony Pictures Imageworks created the Eiffel Tower and Paris for MEN IN BLACK - INTERNATIONAL.

VR experience: Wolves in the Walls and Lucy, a Vir

August 28, 2019, 13:23 PM


Lucy, the star of Wolves in the Walls VR experience, from Fable, is a fully realized virtual being who addresses you directly and interacts with you as a visitor in her world. Lucy just won an Emmy Award! Wolves in the Walls earned a Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Innovation in Interactive Media, an award that... The post VR experience: Wolves in the Walls and Lucy, a Virtual Being, win Emmy Award appeared first on ProVideo Coalition.

The Boys VFX Supervisor Interview

August 27, 2019, 13:22 PM


Stephan Fleet began his visual effects career in 2008 on the TV series KNIGHT RIDER. Has Visual Effects Supervised on many shows including UNDER THE DOME, TIMELESS and IRON FIST.

The Way We Talk About Digital Visual Effects Is Uncanny

August 18, 2019, 14:51 PM


The new version of "The Lion King" is not live action. Everyone in the new "Cats" movie looks like an in-between illustration from an "Animorphs" book cover. Old Chris Evans looks like Joe Biden. Young Will Smith and Robert De Niro look, well, like themselves, but were they ever that shiny?

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How to Export and Import Bifrost Compounds

August 18, 2019, 12:26 PM


Learn how to export and import Bifrost compounds and include documentation. One of the things that the new Bifrost graph brings in Maya is the ability to share compounds. In this latest quick tip tutorial,

My VFX job: VFX editor

August 17, 2019, 08:41 AM


I have to admit, a few years ago I wasn’t entirely sure what an editor inside a visual effects studio did. Of course, now it’s clear that this role is a crucial one in the mix of artistry, tech and workflow for any VFX operation.

Avengers Endgame Making the Cap Fight

August 16, 2019, 06:01 AM


Interested to know how the Cape vs Cape fight from AVENGERS: ENDGAME was made? Overall VFX Supervisor Dan Deleeuw talks about the VFX work done by DNEG...

The Way We Talk About VFX Is Uncanny

August 13, 2019, 09:17 AM


Often, instead of being specific in our language, everyone from critics to casual moviegoers talks about VFX in overly simple terms of quality. That takes a toll on our film literacy.

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