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ZERO VFX Delivers Knockout Visual Effects for Southpaw
Antoine Fuqua’s Southpaw tells the story of Jake Gyllenhaal's Billy 'The Great' Hope and his struggles not only inside the boxing ring, but also facing his inner demons to win custody back of his daughter. The film exudes both grit and glamour -from the lavish lifestyle of a pro fighter, to the hardships he faces in his personal life - and Fuqua wanted to convey absolute reality. Aside from the typical underdog fighter turns boxing champ story, Fuqua wanted to present boxing in its raw form, causing viewers to feel every jab as if they were in the ring.
Published on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 10:00 AM
Visual Effects Supervisor & President of BluFire Studios Talks Creating VFX for the CW's "The Outpost"
ProductionHUB sat down with President & Visual Effects Supervisor of BluFire Studios, Matt Hoffman, to talk about the CW’s new fantasy-adventure drama series The Outpost. Using Blackmagic Design’s Fusion Studio VFX and motion graphics application, his team created other-worldly characters.
Published on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 10:00 AM
Humanistic VFX in the Emmy-nominated TALES FROM THE LOOP
Emmy-nominated) VFX work behind Amazon’s neo-futurist fable TALES FROM THE LOOP. Visual effects are of course key to any sci-fi story, but maintaining a balance with the naturalism of this one gave the VFX team more than enough to manage. Supervisor Andrea Knoll (a woman leading the VFX department, not that that should be a novelty anymore!) took point, enlisting the aid of Rodeo FX (Stranger Things 3, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan) as lead vendor. Over 700 VFX shots comprise a world that feels painterly, humanistic and lived-in yet sharp, tech-forward and brand new.
Published on Monday, October 26, 2020 10:00 AM
Inhance Digital Creates Scary Good Special Effects for NBC's Grimm
With the expansion of Inhance Digital's Visual Effects Department, their work has also expanded into the exciting fantasy world of NBC's, Grimm, inspired by the classic Grimm Brothers' Fairy Tales. Now entering into its fifth season, Jason Maynard from Inhance describes just how the team brings the fantasy world to life, how the effects are continuing to evolve and how Blackmagic Design Fusion Studio has helped.
Published on Monday, October 12, 2015 12:47 PM
After Effects 2013 Conference Preview (and Why You Should Be There)
This year’s After Effects Conference is quickly approaching, so we caught up with the producers of the event, FMC, to learn why this year’s learning jam session is one not to be missed.
Published on Monday, August 26, 2013 6:15 PM
Image Engine Talks 3 Tips to Help Better Manage Your Mid-Size VFX Studio
The visual effects industry is a turbulent place, but mid-sized studios can endure much like a larger global outfit or a nimble boutique if they place their focus in three core areas: technology development, specialization, and their people.
Published on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 11:45 AM
Animal Logic do a Marvel-ous job bringing Captain Marvel’s effects to life
Continuing a long and collaborative relationship with Marvel, Animal Logic was invited by VFX Supervisor, Chris Townsend, to be part of the VFX Team on Captain Marvel – the origin story of an iconic galactic heroine.
Published on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 10:00 AM
Method Studios Demolishes Downtown Los Angeles in "San Andreas"
The action thriller "San Andreas," now in theaters, is packed with catastrophic destruction, achieved in part through 247 complex visual effects shots executed by Method Studios facilities. As one of the main visual effects vendors on the film, Method was responsible for the entire downtown Los Angeles sequence, in which an earthquake decimates the city, and also contributed to the San Francisco sequence.
Published on Monday, June 15, 2015 10:23 AM
How much audio is too much? The challenge of object-based audio
Audio has always played a major part in entertainment media. It has made the big screen in the cinema not only seem bigger but also enveloped the audience with music and sound effects to further wrap them up in the visual story. This approach has also been exploited by television - particularly for sports coverage and video games.
Published on Friday, May 28, 2021 10:00 AM
The multitude of VFX techniques in creating the realism for Damien Chazelle's First Man
Damien Chazelle’s feature, First Man, about the United States’ effort to land a man on the moon, took home the Oscar last night for the Outstanding Visual Effects category. Paul Lambert, part of the team who took home the Oscar in the category for Blade Runner: 2049 shared insights into the multitude of VFX techniques to create the film's realism.
Published on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 10:00 AM
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