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Rodeo helps Birdman soar with invisible fx

Oct 28 2014

How Rodeo FX helped the Birdman filmmakers construct seamless shots and get inside the mind of Michael Keaton. read more...

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It is your Destiny

Oct 26 2014

Prologue details how they made the opening cinematic for Destiny. read more...

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Matte Painting Part 3: The Art

Feb 12 2006

In last week's story we looked at the tools that professional matte painters use. This week we turn our attention to the art and beauty of matte painting with senior matte painter Wayne Hagg (Lord of the Rings I & II). We explore how 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...