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God Only Knows how they did it

Oct 20 2014

Go behind the scenes of the BBC's 'God Only Knows' promo with befores and afters and on-set photos showcasing The Mill's incredible and invisible visual effects. read more...

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fxinsider: full audio interview with Richard Edlund

Oct 14 2014

For our valued fxinsider members we have a special full-length interview with Richard Edlund, who discusses Star Wars, Ghostbusters, Indiana Jones, Multiplicity and his current role at The Academy. 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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ftrack debuts V3 at SIGGRAPH

by John Montgomery

ftrack will be revealing version 3 of their software at SIGGRAPH next week and we have a sneak peek at the new features. We also take a look a the history of ftrack as well as check in with some of their users. read more...

Voodoo magic

by Mike Seymour

We go behind the scenes of Rhythm & Hues' Sci-Tech winning animation framework - Voodoo - with exclusive new demo videos. read more...

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...