Articles tagged in "vfx"

Kelly Port & Matthew Butler — Digital Domain

VFX vets on the serious fun of Digital Domain's input on everything from Titanic to Thanos — plus what it’s like to work with the biggest names in Hollywood.

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Digital Domain on Thanos: The devil is in the detail

Learn how V-Ray helped Digital Domain maximize the level of detail on Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War and render some of the film’s most challenging moments.

Hal Hickel — ILM

From singing raisins to raising the dead: ILM animation director talks ethics, uncanny valleys — and animatronic teddy bears.

Geoffrey Baumann — VFX Supervisor, Marvel

Black Panther’s VFX supervisor reveals how he worked his way up to this crucially important role.

Four-years, 210 all-CG shots. The film that changed VFX workflows

Before “real-time ray tracing” was sexy: CONSTRUCT is the proof that a small team of top talent can literally change the future of VFX workflows.

Aaron Kupferman

The Meg and Avengers: Infinity War compositor on the relationship between CG artists and photographers.

Ken Ibrahim

From SEGA to Star Wars: The incredible origins story of a visual effects Jedi.

ScanlineVFX Black Panther© Marvel Studios 2018
ScanlineVFX takes Black Panther visuals over the edge

For Black Panther's most climactic moments, ScanlineVFX turned to Flowline and V-Ray to simulate and render the perilous backdrop of Wakanda's Warrior Falls.

Darren Hendler & Ron Miller — Digital Domain

Digital Domain’s digital human experts discuss the incredible work which went into Avengers’ Thanos

Steve Blakey

VFX vets talks software, swimsuits — and Scott Ross

Jesse James Chisholm

After Black Panther and Ready Player One VFX supervisor tells you everything you need to know about working on set in the movies

Butterfly Effects

Graduation project When John Goes Outside is a short film with a big message. We talk to the students who created it.

Colin Green

The long history of how the art of Previs revolutionized the entire film industry

Sebastien Deguy — Allegorithmic

The happy accidents which have made Substance software a dream for CG artists

Dan Thron — Martini Giant — Blade Runner 2049

Do androids dream of electric sheep? Chris and Dan pore over seminal sci-fi sequel of Blade Runner

Vlado — V-Ray Next

Chris spends some time with Vlado getting the lowdown on V-Ray Next

Viki Chan — Digital Domain

Behind the scenes of Black Panther, Fast & Furious 8, and Beauty and the Beast with this on-set data integration lead

Greg Teegarden – Digital Domain

From the jurassic era to outer space and the high seas with VFX supervisor Greg

Daniel Thron & David Tracy – Martini Giant – The Last Jedi

Welcome in the new year with an epic discussion of the highs and lows of the latest Star Wars episode

Maxx Burman – Kitbash3D

Get into the creative business with KitBash3D founder, VFX artist, game developer and businessman Maxx

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Finding Ningyo

VFX duo’s kickstarted film about the quest to discover a mythical creature catches Hollywood’s attention, with a little help from V-Ray.

Miguel Ortega — The Ningyo

Want to make a short film? Listen to this interview with The Ningyo director Miguel Ortega to find out how to do it — and what not to do

Manuel Carrasco, Ruairi Robinson, David Levy, Ryan Woodward — THU 2017

Four exceptional film and game artists talk about saving animals, short films – and responding to pressure.

Mahmoud Alkawadri

Arch viz and VFX with a poster child of THU.