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How 3D printing glitches inspired these Doctor Who effects

Oct 22 2014

How 3D printing gone wrong and sea slugs inspired the visual effects in the latest Doctor Who episode. read more...

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Techno Image’s Trojan trip

Oct 23 2014

Find out how Techo Image made the Trojan Horse was a Unicorn ident. read more...

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X-Men: Extreme Makeover

Jun 12 2006

In this week's podcast we talk to Greg Strause, of Lola and Hydraulx and John Bruno visual effects supervisor of X-Men, about the amazing 25 year digital facelifts in X-Men: The Last Stand. We are also joined in our companion written story by Eric Saindon read more...

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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...