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It’s not rocket science – oh wait …

Sep 01 2014

Confessions of a self confessed 'Neutron Fan Boy' - or how nuclear research of the 1940s is finding its way into the rendering of today. read more...

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Into the Storm: a trio of tornadoes

Aug 18 2014

How real reference served to inform the visual effects artists for three of the devastating tornado sequences in Into the Storm. read more...

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Matte Painting Part 2: The Tools

Feb 06 2006

Matte painting is a very broad term covering from using Photoshop, creating a Stitcher panorama, to developing full digital environments. In our continuing series on matte paintings we talk to Gerhard Mozsi, a concept artist and matte painter working in the gaming industry. We read more...

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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...