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Legend or truth: the VFX of Hercules

Jul 28 2014

From fantastical creatures to sprawling battles - fxguide looks at the visual effects of Hercules. read more...

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Inside RealFlow 2014

Jul 27 2014

A run-down of RealFlow 2014 with Lumiere Studios' technical director Duncan Lees. read more...

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Art of Tracking Part 1: History of Tracking

Aug 24 2004

In part one of a two part series about tracking, Mike Seymour covers the history of 2D and 3D tracking in visual effects. Today's artists might take it for granted, but what companies and individuals helped bring image processsing innovation to the field and change read more...

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Ape Acting

by Mike Seymour

Dawn of Planet of the Apes delivers complex serious acting from its lead digital characters - we speak to Weta Digital about this blockbuster hit of the summer. read more...

Academy Invites

by Jeff Heusser

Each year The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences extends invitations to join the academy. The 2014 invitees for Visual Effects are read more...

Autodesk riding Shotgun

by John Montgomery

Autodesk announced that they have acquired Shotgun Software, creators of the the production tracking, asset management, and review pipeline tool used in over 500 facilities around the world. We examine the news to reveal why this is a win for the companies as well as their customers. read more...