13 blog posts found matching keyword search for: character makeup in Warren
From Glam to Gore: Halloween Makeup Secrets Exposed
Let memories of tacky, unsuccessful Halloween costumes go to the grave (R.I.P.): it’s time to resurrect your supernatural side. Are you ready to stand out this year? These tips are guaranteed to give you that extra spooky flair to help scare, impress, and fascinate, all by using only two things: makeup and items found in your kitchen.
Published on Monday, October 19, 2015 11:20 AM
Tips for Creating Realistic FX Makeup from Special FX Artist Jaime Gruber
When it comes to creating realistic horror and special effects makeup, it's extremely important to keep the character's story and existing physical features in mind. Try using these tips to help bring more realism to your FX makeup.
Published on Monday, October 22, 2018 10:00 AM
Creating Out-of-this-World Masks and Wardrobes in the World of Gaming for The Sinking City
In the world of video game production, there's a lot of time that goes into elements such as designing landscapes, people and the wardrobes, which is a major part of bringing characters to life. Makeup artist Kelton Ching is responsible for creating all of the wardrobes and masks for the upcoming Lovecraft-inspired open world game from Frogwares, The Sinking City, during E3. What goes into wardrobe for video games? Is it much different than wardrobe design for film? Kelton answers these questions and more.
Published on Thursday, November 1, 2018 10:00 AM
Rodeo FX Brings Deadpool to Life
R-rated superhero movie, Deadpool, heated up the big screen last month, captivating viewers and fans of the comic book character, whose dark, twisted sense of humor takes him on a search to find the man who nearly destroyed his life. Rodeo FX, a team of creative, passionate people, devoted to VFX, had an extraordinary hand creating outstanding special effects. The studio, led by VFX Supervisor, Wayne Brinton, worked on complex sequences that included grotesque skin alterations, fire, set alterations and more. Wayne talked to ProductionHUB about the process, how he transformed Wade, and the ideas he brought to the table for the film.
Published on Thursday, March 24, 2016 10:20 AM
Working with Blood on Costumes
In the Costume department, along with character and circumstance, we usually concern ourselves with fit and appearance. But injury effects take a whole other level of wardrobe prep. While the payoff for an effects shot done well can be invigorating, injury effects in action and inserts take resources, planning and collaboration.
Published on Monday, July 30, 2018 10:00 AM
A 'Grimm' Look Into the World of Killer SFX
Most people only deal with spooky characters & ghoulish sprits one month out of the year, but for Matt Scott, owner and chief artist of Von Grimm Productions, Halloween is an everyday occurrence. With over 13,000 hours in professionally operated haunted attractions as well as work in film and television, learn how to make it in the dark world of special effects, one horror story at a time.
Published on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 8:54 AM
Parks & Rec Actress Mara Marini Shares #BTS Secrets and Acting Tips
Canadian actress and comedian, Mara Marini, best known for her role of Brandi Marxxxx on the NBC Comedy, Parks & Recreation, shares what goes on behind-the-scenes of a television set, her advice to upcoming actors and projects she currently has in the works.
Published on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 3:51 PM
HELP! There's a green screen in my living room!
On March 9, 2020 I was riding high. I had just wrapped up a busy job with a major financial company and my 1st quarter was turning out to be the best period for my 4-year-old business yet. It seemed like my young production company was turning toward a bright and busy future and as the weekend came I was planning on celebrating with my friends. I was also turning 34. As the week rolled on and the Coronavirus was coming into view in the Bay Area, upcoming clients began canceling one by one, starting with a live streaming conference the following week. It surprised me at first how quickly all my work was evaporating but by the end of the week with the economy closing down and shelter in place beginning it seemed inevitable that everything on the books would be canceled.
Published on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 10:00 AM
Avoid the Zombie Crew: 7 Ways to Take Care of Your Crew On-Set
Cold eyed they stared at me, moaning softly to themselves as if there was something they wanted to say but they couldn’t quite figure out how to make words work. I knew I had to do something, they needed food and they needed food now or the next thing on the menu might be me!!!
Published on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 12:20 PM
The Anatomy of a Call Sheet: How to Make a Call Sheet for Film and Tv
We had a chance to interview 1st AD Alex Stein to discuss the anatomy of a call sheet. In this article (and video), Alex Stein will break down all the components that should be included in a standard call sheet for film and television.
Published on Thursday, June 23, 2016 11:00 AM
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