fxguide: fxguidetv http://www.fxguide.com/podcast/fxguidetv Video netcast covering the visual effects, production, and motion graphics industries a high-end professional artist perspective. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:00:17 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1vfx, mograph, and production news Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour johnmont@fxguide.com johnmont@fxguide.com (Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour) © fxphd Pty, Ltd. Video netcast covering the visual effects, production, and motion graphics industries a high-end professional artist perspective. vfx,visual effects,production,post,technology,cinematography,3D,motion graphics fxguide: fxguidetv http://www.fxguide.com/wp-content/themes/fxguide/images/podcasts/podcast-fxguidetv-rss.jpghttp://www.fxguide.com/podcast/fxguidetv fxguidetv #192: Dawn of the Planet of the Apeshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-192-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-192-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/#comments Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:25:10 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=51902 Weta Digital senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri and VFX supervisor Erik Winquist discuss Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Plus we run down the new July term at fxphd.com.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-192-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/feed/ 1 Weta Digital senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri and VFX supervisor Erik Winquist discuss Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Plus we run down the new July term at fxphd.com. Weta Digital senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri and VFX supervisor Erik Winquist discuss Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Plus we run down the new July term at fxphd.com. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 46:50 fxguidetv #191: Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs and Child of Lighthttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-191-ubisofts-watch-dogs-and-child-of-light/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-191-ubisofts-watch-dogs-and-child-of-light/#comments Tue, 03 Jun 2014 23:44:00 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=51087 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-191-ubisofts-watch-dogs-and-child-of-light/feed/ 2 We discuss video game narratives with Ubisoft, focusing on their new releases Watch Dogs and Child of Light. We discuss video game narratives with Ubisoft, focusing on their new releases Watch Dogs and Child of Light. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 26:35 fxguidetv #190: Flame VFX for Cosmos: A Spacetime Odysseyhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-190-flame-vfx-for-cosmos-a-spacetime-odyssey/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-190-flame-vfx-for-cosmos-a-spacetime-odyssey/#comments Thu, 08 May 2014 02:41:47 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=50621 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-190-flame-vfx-for-cosmos-a-spacetime-odyssey/feed/ 4 An interview with Flame artist/owner Sam Edwards, who spent eight months working as part of the production on the new series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" - creating 38,357 frames of vfx! An interview with Flame artist/owner Sam Edwards, who spent eight months working as part of the production on the new series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey" - creating 38,357 frames of vfx! Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no yes fxguidetv #189: Flame 2015 from NABhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-189-flame-2015-from-nab/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-189-flame-2015-from-nab/#comments Sat, 19 Apr 2014 03:18:48 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=50249 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-189-flame-2015-from-nab/feed/ 3 We cover the new release of Flame 2015 in an exclusive interview with Product Designer Philippe Soeiro. We cover the new release of Flame 2015 in an exclusive interview with Product Designer Philippe Soeiro. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #188: Captain America: The Winter Soldierhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-188-captain-america-the-winter-soldier/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-188-captain-america-the-winter-soldier/#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:00:52 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=50218 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-188-captain-america-the-winter-soldier/feed/ 7 This week on fxguidetv we're at ILM to discuss their incredible visual effects for Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier, looking in-depth at the Helicarriers and Falcon. This week on fxguidetv we're at ILM to discuss their incredible visual effects for Marvel's Captain America: The Winter Soldier, looking in-depth at the Helicarriers and Falcon. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 34:41 fxguidetv #187: Noah + April term at fxphdhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-187-noah-april-term-at-fxphd/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-187-noah-april-term-at-fxphd/#comments Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:46:00 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=49908 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-187-noah-april-term-at-fxphd/feed/ 0 We're at ILM to discuss their visual effects for Noah. Plus a preview of the vfx training on offer for the April term of fxphd. We're at ILM to discuss their visual effects for Noah. Plus a preview of the vfx training on offer for the April term of fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 43:31 fxguidetv #186: The LEGO Moviehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-186-the-lego-movie/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-186-the-lego-movie/#comments Fri, 07 Feb 2014 13:08:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=48551 fxguide visits Animal Logic's studios in Sydney to find out how they created the CG bricks and animation for The LEGO Movie.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-186-the-lego-movie/feed/ 4 fxguide visits Animal Logic's studios in Sydney to find out how they created the CG bricks and animation for The LEGO Movie. fxguide visits Animal Logic's studios in Sydney to find out how they created the CG bricks and animation for The LEGO Movie. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:42 fxguidetv #185: GPUs in VFXhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-185-gpus-in-vfx/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-185-gpus-in-vfx/#comments Wed, 29 Jan 2014 23:01:24 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=48361 NVIDIA's Wil Braithwaite takes us through a decade of GPU use in visual effects and post production, in this presentation from CVMP 2013 in London.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-185-gpus-in-vfx/feed/ 2 NVIDIA's Wil Braithwaite takes us through a decade of GPU use in visual effects and post production, in this presentation from CVMP 2013 in London. NVIDIA's Wil Braithwaite takes us through a decade of GPU use in visual effects and post production, in this presentation from CVMP 2013 in London. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #184: Oscars bake-off + January 2014 at fxphdhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-184-oscars-bake-off-january-2014-at-fxphd/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-184-oscars-bake-off-january-2014-at-fxphd/#comments Fri, 10 Jan 2014 00:19:10 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=48243 We break down the ten films being presented at the Oscars VFX bake-off with making of and behind the scenes clips, and we also preview the new January 2014 term at fxphd.com.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-184-oscars-bake-off-january-2014-at-fxphd/feed/ 1 We break down the ten films being presented at the Oscars VFX bake-off with making of and behind the scenes clips, and we also preview the new January 2014 term at fxphd.com. We break down the ten films being presented at the Oscars VFX bake-off with making of and behind the scenes clips, and we also preview the new January 2014 term at fxphd.com. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 31:14 fxguidetv #183: Studio visit: The Embassy VFXhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-183-studio-visit-the-embassy-vfx/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-183-studio-visit-the-embassy-vfx/#comments Fri, 22 Nov 2013 05:50:03 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=47796 This week on fxguidetv we visit The Embassy VFX in Vancouver and discuss several of their recent commercials projects and the pipeline they use at the studio.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-183-studio-visit-the-embassy-vfx/feed/ 4 This week on fxguidetv we visit The Embassy VFX in Vancouver and discuss several of their recent commercials projects and the pipeline they use at the studio. This week on fxguidetv we visit The Embassy VFX in Vancouver and discuss several of their recent commercials projects and the pipeline they use at the studio. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:25 fxguidetv #182: Cloudy 2 + FLIX in action at Sony Pictures Animationhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-182-cloudy-2-flix-in-action-at-sony-pictures-animation/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-182-cloudy-2-flix-in-action-at-sony-pictures-animation/#comments Thu, 17 Oct 2013 19:09:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=47130 We talk to the film makers from Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, and look at their use of FLIX to make and manage the film.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-182-cloudy-2-flix-in-action-at-sony-pictures-animation/feed/ 0 We talk to the film makers from Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, and look at their use of FLIX to make and manage the film. We talk to the film makers from Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2, and look at their use of FLIX to make and manage the film. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 30:26 fxguidetv #181: Neville Page Character Design + fxphd Previewhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-181-neville-page-character-design-fxphd-preview/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-181-neville-page-character-design-fxphd-preview/#comments Fri, 04 Oct 2013 11:55:25 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=46861 From films such as Avatar to Star Trek (1&2), Oblivion, Prometheus & more, Character Designer Neville Page is a powerhouse. We sit down in his LA studios to discuss his work and approach to his craft with Modo.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-181-neville-page-character-design-fxphd-preview/feed/ 1 From films such as Avatar to Star Trek (1&2), Oblivion, Prometheus & more, Character Designer Neville Page is a powerhouse. We sit down in his LA studios to discuss his work and approach to his craft with Modo. From films such as Avatar to Star Trek (1&2), Oblivion, Prometheus & more, Character Designer Neville Page is a powerhouse. We sit down in his LA studios to discuss his work and approach to his craft with Modo. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 44:52 fxguidetv #180: The Flame Award @IBC & 2014 Release Previewhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-180-the-flame-award-ibc-2014-release-preview/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-180-the-flame-award-ibc-2014-release-preview/#comments Mon, 16 Sep 2013 04:08:29 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=46618 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-180-the-flame-award-ibc-2014-release-preview/feed/ 0 Coverage of the Flame Award from IBC and an interview with Philippe Soeiro about the upcoming Flame 2014 Release. Coverage of the Flame Award from IBC and an interview with Philippe Soeiro about the upcoming Flame 2014 Release. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:28 fxguidetv #179: VFX production across borders and facilitieshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-179-vfx-production-across-borders-and-facilities/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-179-vfx-production-across-borders-and-facilities/#comments Tue, 10 Sep 2013 08:01:59 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=46457 How Image Engine leveraged Shotgun to help them manage the visual effects production for Elysium, not only in their facility but also across other VFX houses on the show.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-179-vfx-production-across-borders-and-facilities/feed/ 1 How Image Engine leveraged Shotgun to help them manage the visual effects production for Elysium, not only in their facility but also across other VFX houses on the show. How Image Engine leveraged Shotgun to help them manage the visual effects production for Elysium, not only in their facility but also across other VFX houses on the show. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:51 fxguidetv #178: Mari & Modo on Risehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-178-mari-modo-on-rise/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-178-mari-modo-on-rise/#comments Tue, 03 Sep 2013 07:45:15 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=46290 Director David Karlak and visual effects supervisor Scott Metzger discuss their collaboration and use of Mari and Modo on the short film Rise.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-178-mari-modo-on-rise/feed/ 4 Director David Karlak and visual effects supervisor Scott Metzger discuss their collaboration and use of Mari and Modo on the short film Rise. Director David Karlak and visual effects supervisor Scott Metzger discuss their collaboration and use of Mari and Modo on the short film Rise. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:02 fxguidetv #177: DreamWorks Animation goes Turbohttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-177-dreamworks-animation-goes-turbo/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-177-dreamworks-animation-goes-turbo/#comments Tue, 20 Aug 2013 09:19:43 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=46121 fxguide visits DreamWorks Animation to see how their latest animated feature, Turbo, was made, including how the studio leveraged Side Effects Software's Houdini and the OpenVDB library. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-177-dreamworks-animation-goes-turbo/feed/ 0 fxguide visits DreamWorks Animation to see how their latest animated feature, Turbo, was made, including how the studio leveraged Side Effects Software's Houdini and the OpenVDB library. fxguide visits DreamWorks Animation to see how their latest animated feature, Turbo, was made, including how the studio leveraged Side Effects Software's Houdini and the OpenVDB library. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:37 fxguidetv #176: Animation from SIGGRAPH 2013http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-176-animation-from-siggraph-2013/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-176-animation-from-siggraph-2013/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 09:54:53 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=45836 From SIGGRAPH 2013, we look at the computer animation festival Best in Show winner 'a la Francaise' and talk to Academy Award winner Chris Landreth about his new short 'Subconscious Password'.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-176-animation-from-siggraph-2013/feed/ 0 From SIGGRAPH 2013, we look at the computer animation festival Best in Show winner 'a la Francaise' and talk to Academy Award winner Chris Landreth about his new short 'Subconscious Password'. From SIGGRAPH 2013, we look at the computer animation festival Best in Show winner 'a la Francaise' and talk to Academy Award winner Chris Landreth about his new short 'Subconscious Password'. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #175: Pacific Rim Pipeline Specialhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-175-pacific-rim-pipeline-special/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-175-pacific-rim-pipeline-special/#comments Mon, 22 Jul 2013 17:47:22 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=45370 We visit ILM to discuss the Pacific Rim production pipeline with John Knoll, Eddie Pasquarello, Lindy De Quattro and Hal Hickel. The pipeline uses NUKE, Houdini, KATANA, Modo, Alembic, Arnold/RenderMan and ILM's 3D and fluid destruction and muscle sim tools.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-175-pacific-rim-pipeline-special/feed/ 3 We visit ILM to discuss the Pacific Rim production pipeline with John Knoll, Eddie Pasquarello, Lindy De Quattro and Hal Hickel. The pipeline uses NUKE, Houdini, KATANA, Modo, Alembic, Arnold/RenderMan and ILM's 3D and fluid destruction and muscle sim ... We visit ILM to discuss the Pacific Rim production pipeline with John Knoll, Eddie Pasquarello, Lindy De Quattro and Hal Hickel. The pipeline uses NUKE, Houdini, KATANA, Modo, Alembic, Arnold/RenderMan and ILM's 3D and fluid destruction and muscle sim tools. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 31:25 fxguidetv #174: Man of Steel and fxphd’s July termhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-174-man-of-steel-and-fxphds-july-term/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-174-man-of-steel-and-fxphds-july-term/#comments Sun, 07 Jul 2013 22:55:49 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=44724 We visit Weta Digital to discuss the liquid geo displays and Krypton comm systems from Man of Steel. Plus, we preview the new term of VFX training courses at fxphd.com.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-174-man-of-steel-and-fxphds-july-term/feed/ 0 We visit Weta Digital to discuss the liquid geo displays and Krypton comm systems from Man of Steel. Plus, we preview the new term of VFX training courses at fxphd.com. We visit Weta Digital to discuss the liquid geo displays and Krypton comm systems from Man of Steel. Plus, we preview the new term of VFX training courses at fxphd.com. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #173: The making of A Cautionary Tailhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-173-the-making-of-a-cautionary-tail/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-173-the-making-of-a-cautionary-tail/#comments Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:00:27 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=43828 This week we sit down with two of the filmmakers behind A Cautionary Tail, a hybrid animated short starring Cate Blanchett, David Wenham and Barry Otto.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-173-the-making-of-a-cautionary-tail/feed/ 0 This week we sit down with two of the filmmakers behind A Cautionary Tail, a hybrid animated short starring Cate Blanchett, David Wenham and Barry Otto. This week we sit down with two of the filmmakers behind A Cautionary Tail, a hybrid animated short starring Cate Blanchett, David Wenham and Barry Otto. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #172: Star Trek: Into Darkness at ILMhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-172-star-trek-into-darkness-at-ilm/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-172-star-trek-into-darkness-at-ilm/#comments Mon, 20 May 2013 12:17:13 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=43113 This week we visit ILM to talk to ILM's Roger Guyett (vfx supervisor), Pat Tubach (co-visual effects supervisor) and Paul Kavanagh (animation supervisor) about Star Trek: Into Darkness.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-172-star-trek-into-darkness-at-ilm/feed/ 0 Star Trek Into Darkness This week we visit ILM to talk to ILM's Roger Guyett (vfx supervisor), Pat Tubach (co-visual effects supervisor) and Paul Kavanagh (animation supervisor) about Star Trek: Into Darkness. This week we visit ILM to talk to ILM's Roger Guyett (vfx supervisor), Pat Tubach (co-visual effects supervisor) and Paul Kavanagh (animation supervisor) about Star Trek: Into Darkness. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #171: FMX 2013http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-171-fmx-2013/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-171-fmx-2013/#comments Mon, 13 May 2013 12:40:49 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=43030 This week we report from the FMX animation and effects conference in Stuttgart where we look at Pixar's new short The Blue Umbrella, MPC's fx tools and see the upcoming releases of Shotgun and RealFlow.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-171-fmx-2013/feed/ 0 FMX2013 This week we report from the FMX animation and effects conference in Stuttgart where we look at Pixar's new short The Blue Umbrella, MPC's fx tools and see the upcoming releases of Shotgun and RealFlow. This week we report from the FMX animation and effects conference in Stuttgart where we look at Pixar's new short The Blue Umbrella, MPC's fx tools and see the upcoming releases of Shotgun and RealFlow. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #170: Dedo on Dedolighthttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-170-dedo-on-dedolight/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-170-dedo-on-dedolight/#comments Wed, 10 Apr 2013 22:18:15 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=42006 This week with the help of Lemac (Sydney) we talk about LED lights with Dedo Weigert, the founder of film, television and still lighting system maker Dedolight. In this episode we also highlight the new April 2013 term of visual effects courses over at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-170-dedo-on-dedolight/feed/ 0 This week with the help of Lemac (Sydney) we talk about LED lights with Dedo Weigert, the founder of film, television and still lighting system maker Dedolight. In this episode we also highlight the new April 2013 term of visual effects courses over at... This week with the help of Lemac (Sydney) we talk about LED lights with Dedo Weigert, the founder of film, television and still lighting system maker Dedolight. In this episode we also highlight the new April 2013 term of visual effects courses over at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 40:29 fxguidetv #169: Upside Downhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-169-upside-down/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-169-upside-down/#comments Wed, 27 Mar 2013 13:00:26 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=41657 This week on fxguidetv we talk to Upside Down assistant director and 2nd unit director Mario Janelle about his work on the film.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-169-upside-down/feed/ 1 This week on fxguidetv we talk to Upside Down assistant director and 2nd unit director Mario Janelle about his work on the film. This week on fxguidetv we talk to Upside Down assistant director and 2nd unit director Mario Janelle about his work on the film. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #168: CVMP – Revealing the invisiblehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-168-cvmp-revealing-the-invisible/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-168-cvmp-revealing-the-invisible/#comments Fri, 01 Mar 2013 05:26:09 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=40739 In this insightful CVMP presentation, Fredo Durand from MIT reveals visual content that is invisible to the naked eye, looking at, for example, recent computational techniques that can extract faint visual information from digital sensors, analyze it, amplify it and visualize it.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-168-cvmp-revealing-the-invisible/feed/ 0 In this insightful CVMP presentation, Fredo Durand from MIT reveals visual content that is invisible to the naked eye, looking at, for example, recent computational techniques that can extract faint visual information from digital sensors, analyze it, In this insightful CVMP presentation, Fredo Durand from MIT reveals visual content that is invisible to the naked eye, looking at, for example, recent computational techniques that can extract faint visual information from digital sensors, analyze it, amplify it and visualize it. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 48:07 fxguidetv #167: CVMP – Hi-vision at the Olympicshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-167-cvmp-hi-vision-at-the-olympics/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-167-cvmp-hi-vision-at-the-olympics/#comments Tue, 12 Feb 2013 21:56:01 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=40029 This week we feature a presentation made at CVMP in London by John Zubrzycki from BBC R&D on the use of ultra high definition cameras at the London Olympics.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-167-cvmp-hi-vision-at-the-olympics/feed/ 0 CVMP This week we feature a presentation made at CVMP in London by John Zubrzycki from BBC R&D on the use of ultra high definition cameras at the London Olympics. This week we feature a presentation made at CVMP in London by John Zubrzycki from BBC R&D on the use of ultra high definition cameras at the London Olympics. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:36 fxguidetv #166: Weta Digital’s Tissue systemhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-166-weta-digitals-tissue-system/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-166-weta-digitals-tissue-system/#comments Thu, 31 Jan 2013 05:48:02 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=39410 We sit down with two Weta Digital artists who will this year be the recipients of a Sci-Tech award for Weta's Tissue physically-based character sim framework used on such films as Avatar, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Prometheus and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-166-weta-digitals-tissue-system/feed/ 2 SciTechs2013 We sit down with two Weta Digital artists who will this year be the recipients of a Sci-Tech award for Weta's Tissue physically-based character sim framework used on such films as Avatar, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, We sit down with two Weta Digital artists who will this year be the recipients of a Sci-Tech award for Weta's Tissue physically-based character sim framework used on such films as Avatar, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Prometheus and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:51 fxguidetv #165: Scott Metzger on MARI and HDRhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-165-scott-metzger-on-mari-and-hdr/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-165-scott-metzger-on-mari-and-hdr/#comments Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:05:30 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=38375 VFX Scott Metzger demonstrates how he used a special build of The Foundry's MARI tool to project HDR set-captured environment data onto geometry. The work was done for director Richard LaGravenese's Beautiful Creatures, coming out in 2013.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-165-scott-metzger-on-mari-and-hdr/feed/ 38 VFX Scott Metzger demonstrates how he used a special build of The Foundry's MARI tool to project HDR set-captured environment data onto geometry. The work was done for director Richard LaGravenese's Beautiful Creatures, coming out in 2013. VFX Scott Metzger demonstrates how he used a special build of The Foundry's MARI tool to project HDR set-captured environment data onto geometry. The work was done for director Richard LaGravenese's Beautiful Creatures, coming out in 2013. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:18 fxguidetv #164: Revisiting The Avengershttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-164-avengers/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-164-avengers/#comments Fri, 04 Jan 2013 19:25:23 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=38833 Hot on the heels of the VFX Oscar bake-off, we talk to The Avengers ILM visual effects supervisor Jeff White and animation supervisor Marc Chu about the film, one of the 10 in consideration. And we also showcase the new January 2013 term of effects training courses at fxphd. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-164-avengers/feed/ 0 Avengers Hot on the heels of the VFX Oscar bake-off, we talk to The Avengers ILM visual effects supervisor Jeff White and animation supervisor Marc Chu about the film, one of the 10 in consideration. And we also showcase the new January 2013 term of effects tra... Hot on the heels of the VFX Oscar bake-off, we talk to The Avengers ILM visual effects supervisor Jeff White and animation supervisor Marc Chu about the film, one of the 10 in consideration. And we also showcase the new January 2013 term of effects training courses at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #163: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journeyhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-163-the-hobbit-an-unexpected-journey/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-163-the-hobbit-an-unexpected-journey/#comments Mon, 17 Dec 2012 09:09:23 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=38471 fxguide is in New Zealand to sit down with Weta Digital's senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri to discuss The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - visiting Gollum and the world of Middle-earth, this time in stereo and at 48fps.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-163-the-hobbit-an-unexpected-journey/feed/ 3 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey fxguide is in New Zealand to sit down with Weta Digital's senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri to discuss The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - visiting Gollum and the world of Middle-earth, this time in stereo and at 48fps. fxguide is in New Zealand to sit down with Weta Digital's senior VFX supervisor Joe Letteri to discuss The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - visiting Gollum and the world of Middle-earth, this time in stereo and at 48fps. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:27 fxguidetv #162: SIGGRAPH Asia 2012http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-162-siggraph-asia-2012/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-162-siggraph-asia-2012/#comments Tue, 11 Dec 2012 07:23:53 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=38312 This week we report from SIGGRAPH Asia 2012 in Singapore. The guys see how EA Sports use Side Effects Houdini in their game creation, and go behind the scenes at the fun Emerging Tech exhibition.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-162-siggraph-asia-2012/feed/ 5 Siggraph Asia 2012 This week we report from SIGGRAPH Asia 2012 in Singapore. The guys see how EA Sports use Side Effects Houdini in their game creation, and go behind the scenes at the fun Emerging Tech exhibition. This week we report from SIGGRAPH Asia 2012 in Singapore. The guys see how EA Sports use Side Effects Houdini in their game creation, and go behind the scenes at the fun Emerging Tech exhibition. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #161: CBS Digital & Star Trek TNGhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-161-cbs-digital-star-trek-tng/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-161-cbs-digital-star-trek-tng/#comments Wed, 28 Nov 2012 02:42:00 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=38014 We visit CBS Digital in Los Angeles to check out their restoration work on the "Star Trek: The Next Generation" TV series, all completed on Flame, Flare, Smoke, Lustre, and Inferno.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-161-cbs-digital-star-trek-tng/feed/ 3 We visit CBS Digital in Los Angeles to check out their restoration work on the "Star Trek: The Next Generation" TV series, all completed on Flame, Flare, Smoke, Lustre, and Inferno. We visit CBS Digital in Los Angeles to check out their restoration work on the "Star Trek: The Next Generation" TV series, all completed on Flame, Flare, Smoke, Lustre, and Inferno. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:53 fxguidetv #160: Flighthttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-160-flight/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-160-flight/#comments Mon, 05 Nov 2012 19:25:38 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=37613 This week on fxguidetv we're at Atomic Fiction to discuss Robert Zemeckis' Flight with vfx sup. Kevin Baillie. The film's dramatic crash sequence relied on live action backgrounds captured with a three-RED EPIC rig, multiple cockpit + fuselage gimbals and a CG airplane !]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-160-flight/feed/ 1 This week on fxguidetv we're at Atomic Fiction to discuss Robert Zemeckis' Flight with vfx sup. Kevin Baillie. The film's dramatic crash sequence relied on live action backgrounds captured with a three-RED EPIC rig, This week on fxguidetv we're at Atomic Fiction to discuss Robert Zemeckis' Flight with vfx sup. Kevin Baillie. The film's dramatic crash sequence relied on live action backgrounds captured with a three-RED EPIC rig, multiple cockpit + fuselage gimbals and a CG airplane ! Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #159: 32TEN Studioshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-159-32ten-studios/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-159-32ten-studios/#comments Tue, 09 Oct 2012 03:32:39 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=36903 This week we go behind the scenes of our fx2012 practical and digital effects workshop at 32TEN Studios in San Rafael, and we preview the October 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-159-32ten-studios/feed/ 1 This week we go behind the scenes of our fx2012 practical and digital effects workshop at 32TEN Studios in San Rafael, and we preview the October 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd. This week we go behind the scenes of our fx2012 practical and digital effects workshop at 32TEN Studios in San Rafael, and we preview the October 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:57 fxguidetv #158: Foundry-Luxology merger, and Hotel Thttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-158-foundry-luxology-merger-and-hotel-t/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-158-foundry-luxology-merger-and-hotel-t/#comments Wed, 26 Sep 2012 02:16:52 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=36656 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-158-foundry-luxology-merger-and-hotel-t/feed/ 1 FoundryLuxologyMerge,HotelTransylvania This week, a special double episode going behind the scenes of The Foundry-Luxology merger and behind the scenes of Sony Pictures Animation's new film Hotel Transylvania. This week, a special double episode going behind the scenes of The Foundry-Luxology merger and behind the scenes of Sony Pictures Animation's new film Hotel Transylvania. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 36:25 fxguidetv #157: How MARI was used on Battleshiphttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-157-how-mari-was-used-on-battleship/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-157-how-mari-was-used-on-battleship/#comments Tue, 18 Sep 2012 22:56:13 +0000 https://ipa.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=36464 This week we have a tutorial from Image Engine lead texture painter Justin Holt about his work on Battleship using The Foundry's Mari tool. This session was recorded at SIGGRAPH 2012 in LA.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-157-how-mari-was-used-on-battleship/feed/ 2 Battleship This week we have a tutorial from Image Engine lead texture painter Justin Holt about his work on Battleship using The Foundry's Mari tool. This session was recorded at SIGGRAPH 2012 in LA. This week we have a tutorial from Image Engine lead texture painter Justin Holt about his work on Battleship using The Foundry's Mari tool. This session was recorded at SIGGRAPH 2012 in LA. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #156: Flame 20th Anniversary Editionhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-156-flame-20th-anniversary-edition/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-156-flame-20th-anniversary-edition/#comments Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:18:10 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=36118 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-156-flame-20th-anniversary-edition/feed/ 0 At IBC, Autodesk is showing a dramatically redesigned Flame, which will be the next version which ships to customers. We visited Montreal and spoke with lead product designer Philippe Soeiro about the changes and got a first hand look at the new workflow. At IBC, Autodesk is showing a dramatically redesigned Flame, which will be the next version which ships to customers. We visited Montreal and spoke with lead product designer Philippe Soeiro about the changes and got a first hand look at the new workflow. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 30:39 fxguidetv #155: 20 years of Sony VFX and animationhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-155-20-years-of-sony-vfx-and-animation/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-155-20-years-of-sony-vfx-and-animation/#comments Fri, 31 Aug 2012 00:07:24 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=35899 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-155-20-years-of-sony-vfx-and-animation/feed/ 1 Sony_anniversary This week we celebrate 20 years of Sony Pictures Imageworks, and 10 years of Sony Pictures Animation. Mike Seymour talks to SPI visual effects supervisors Ken Ralston and Jay Redd, and CTO Rob Bredow, about some of their key projects over the past two ... This week we celebrate 20 years of Sony Pictures Imageworks, and 10 years of Sony Pictures Animation. Mike Seymour talks to SPI visual effects supervisors Ken Ralston and Jay Redd, and CTO Rob Bredow, about some of their key projects over the past two decades. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #154: SIGGRAPH 2012 – Part 2http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-154-siggraph-2012-part-2/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-154-siggraph-2012-part-2/#comments Fri, 17 Aug 2012 04:35:26 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=35543 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-154-siggraph-2012-part-2/feed/ 0 In part 2 of our SIGGRAPH LA 2012 coverage, we look at a hands-on robotic emerging tech shown at the conference, iKinema's LiveAction real-time software and we get a sneak-peek at the next release of The Foundry's NUKE. In part 2 of our SIGGRAPH LA 2012 coverage, we look at a hands-on robotic emerging tech shown at the conference, iKinema's LiveAction real-time software and we get a sneak-peek at the next release of The Foundry's NUKE. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:50 fxguidetv #153: SIGGRAPH 2012 – Part 1http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-153-siggraph-2012-part-1/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-153-siggraph-2012-part-1/#comments Wed, 08 Aug 2012 05:40:22 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=35184 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-153-siggraph-2012-part-1/feed/ 0 John and Mike are in LA for SIGGRAPH 2012, and in this episode they take a look at what's on at the computer graphics conference, and talk to Thinkbox Software and Shotgun Software about their recent releases. John and Mike are in LA for SIGGRAPH 2012, and in this episode they take a look at what's on at the computer graphics conference, and talk to Thinkbox Software and Shotgun Software about their recent releases. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 33:01 fxguidetv #152: The design of SSXhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-152-the-design-of-ssx/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-152-the-design-of-ssx/#comments Wed, 01 Aug 2012 06:36:16 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=34957 This week we chat to Electronic Arts development director TJ Galda about the design behind the latest incarnation of winter sport game SSX. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-152-the-design-of-ssx/feed/ 0 This week we chat to Electronic Arts development director TJ Galda about the design behind the latest incarnation of winter sport game SSX. This week we chat to Electronic Arts development director TJ Galda about the design behind the latest incarnation of winter sport game SSX. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:47 fxguide #151: Game of Thrones (Emmy Nom.)http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-151-game-of-thrones/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-151-game-of-thrones/#comments Thu, 19 Jul 2012 06:26:50 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=34637 This week we chat to Pixomondo VFX supe Juri Stannosek about the Emmy nominated effects in Game of Thrones - Season Two. And we look at a killer reel from The Marmalade with their high-speed robotic motion control slo-mo camera rig called SPIKE.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-151-game-of-thrones/feed/ 3 This week we chat to Pixomondo VFX supe Juri Stannosek about the Emmy nominated effects in Game of Thrones - Season Two. And we look at a killer reel from The Marmalade with their high-speed robotic motion control slo-mo camera rig called SPIKE. This week we chat to Pixomondo VFX supe Juri Stannosek about the Emmy nominated effects in Game of Thrones - Season Two. And we look at a killer reel from The Marmalade with their high-speed robotic motion control slo-mo camera rig called SPIKE. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #150: The Amazing Spider-Manhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-150-the-amazing-spider-man/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-150-the-amazing-spider-man/#comments Thu, 05 Jul 2012 06:44:22 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=34235 This week on our 150th ep we're at SPI to discuss their incredible visual effects for The Amazing Spider-Man, and we preview the July 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-150-the-amazing-spider-man/feed/ 1 Amazing Spider-Man This week on our 150th ep we're at SPI to discuss their incredible visual effects for The Amazing Spider-Man, and we preview the July 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd. This week on our 150th ep we're at SPI to discuss their incredible visual effects for The Amazing Spider-Man, and we preview the July 2012 vfx training courses available at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 35:25 fxguidetv #149: Prometheus visual breakdownhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-149-prometheus-visual-breakdown/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-149-prometheus-visual-breakdown/#comments Fri, 15 Jun 2012 06:39:29 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=33584 The last of our Prometheus coverage - and some may say the best! We visually breakdown the film with VFX sup. Richard Stammers, and VFX supes from MPC, Fuel & Weta Digital. This ep also includes exclusive VFX breakdowns of the spacecrafts, holograms, star map room and the Engineers.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-149-prometheus-visual-breakdown/feed/ 5 Prometheus The last of our Prometheus coverage - and some may say the best! We visually breakdown the film with VFX sup. Richard Stammers, and VFX supes from MPC, Fuel & Weta Digital. This ep also includes exclusive VFX breakdowns of the spacecrafts, holograms, The last of our Prometheus coverage - and some may say the best! We visually breakdown the film with VFX sup. Richard Stammers, and VFX supes from MPC, Fuel & Weta Digital. This ep also includes exclusive VFX breakdowns of the spacecrafts, holograms, star map room and the Engineers. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 36:01 fxguidetv #148: Men In Black 3http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-148-men-in-black-3/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-148-men-in-black-3/#comments Tue, 29 May 2012 03:55:57 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=32924 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-148-men-in-black-3/feed/ 0 MIB3 This week we sit down with Sony Pictures Imageworks to discuss their impressive visual effects in the hit: Men In Black 3. This week we sit down with Sony Pictures Imageworks to discuss their impressive visual effects in the hit: Men In Black 3. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 30:47 fxguidetv #147: FMX – Virtual productionhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-147-fmx-virtual-production/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-147-fmx-virtual-production/#comments Tue, 22 May 2012 06:14:04 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=32575 In our second fxguidetv report from FMX 2012, we talk to Autodesk's David Morin about the new wave in virtual production and to Digital Domain's Erik Nash on how it was used so successfully on Real Steel. And we speak with Glassworks Amsterdam's Rüdiger Kaltenhäuser about a CG origami commercial.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-147-fmx-virtual-production/feed/ 0 FMX2012,Real Steel,Virtual Production In our second fxguidetv report from FMX 2012, we talk to Autodesk's David Morin about the new wave in virtual production and to Digital Domain's Erik Nash on how it was used so successfully on Real Steel. And we speak with Glassworks Amsterdam's Rüdige... In our second fxguidetv report from FMX 2012, we talk to Autodesk's David Morin about the new wave in virtual production and to Digital Domain's Erik Nash on how it was used so successfully on Real Steel. And we speak with Glassworks Amsterdam's Rüdiger Kaltenhäuser about a CG origami commercial. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 33:21 fxguidetv #146: FMX – The Third Floor & RealFlowhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-146-fmx-the-third-floor-realflow/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-146-fmx-the-third-floor-realflow/#comments Tue, 15 May 2012 11:58:18 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=32499 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-146-fmx-the-third-floor-realflow/feed/ 0 FMX2012,RealFlow,Third Floor This week we are at FMX and we talk to Chris Edwards, CEO & creative director of The Third Floor and Gustavo Sanchez-Perez, RealFlow product manager, at Next Limit. This week we are at FMX and we talk to Chris Edwards, CEO & creative director of The Third Floor and Gustavo Sanchez-Perez, RealFlow product manager, at Next Limit. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 38:41 fxguidetv #145: AE and Adobe CS6http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-145-ae-and-adobe-cs6/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-145-ae-and-adobe-cs6/#comments Tue, 08 May 2012 07:11:11 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=32207 John Montgomery heads to Adobe HQ, where fxguide was given exclusive access to the After Effects development team in Seattle for the CS6 release. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-145-ae-and-adobe-cs6/feed/ 0 John Montgomery heads to Adobe HQ, where fxguide was given exclusive access to the After Effects development team in Seattle for the CS6 release. John Montgomery heads to Adobe HQ, where fxguide was given exclusive access to the After Effects development team in Seattle for the CS6 release. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:34 fxguidetv #144: NUKE and OCULA in actionhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-144-nuke-and-ocula-in-action/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-144-nuke-and-ocula-in-action/#comments Wed, 02 May 2012 02:50:43 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=31900 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-144-nuke-and-ocula-in-action/feed/ 0 This week we have a stereo shot correction tutorial on NUKE and OCULA from Mr. X visual effects supervisor Aaron Weintraub based on his studio's work for TRON: Legacy. This week we have a stereo shot correction tutorial on NUKE and OCULA from Mr. X visual effects supervisor Aaron Weintraub based on his studio's work for TRON: Legacy. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 27:13 fxguidetv #143: Flame 20th anniversary – the recent yearshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-143-flame-20th-anniversary-the-recent-years/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-143-flame-20th-anniversary-the-recent-years/#comments Tue, 10 Apr 2012 14:29:58 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=31362 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-143-flame-20th-anniversary-the-recent-years/feed/ 0 After 20 years, flame is still going strong. To celebrate the anniversary, we visit with Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro for a discussion on the renaissance of Flame, as well as highlight some of the new features in the 2013 release. After 20 years, flame is still going strong. To celebrate the anniversary, we visit with Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro for a discussion on the renaissance of Flame, as well as highlight some of the new features in the 2013 release. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 47:25 fxguidetv #142: NUKE Skies for Happy Feet 2http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-142-nuke-skies-for-happy-feet-2/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-142-nuke-skies-for-happy-feet-2/#comments Sat, 07 Apr 2012 00:20:33 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=31202 Continuing our popular series of artist breakdowns in NUKE, VFX Supervisor Alex Fry takes us through the pipeline used to create the skies for Happy Feet 2. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-142-nuke-skies-for-happy-feet-2/feed/ 0 Continuing our popular series of artist breakdowns in NUKE, VFX Supervisor Alex Fry takes us through the pipeline used to create the skies for Happy Feet 2. Continuing our popular series of artist breakdowns in NUKE, VFX Supervisor Alex Fry takes us through the pipeline used to create the skies for Happy Feet 2. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 23:12 fxguidetv #141: Cinesite and John Carterhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-141-cinesite-and-john-carter/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-141-cinesite-and-john-carter/#comments Fri, 30 Mar 2012 05:47:27 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=30524 Cinesite production director Courtney Vanderslice discusses the moving mining city of Zodanga in 'John Carter' and Cinesite's stereo conversion work.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-141-cinesite-and-john-carter/feed/ 0 Cinesite production director Courtney Vanderslice discusses the moving mining city of Zodanga in 'John Carter' and Cinesite's stereo conversion work. Cinesite production director Courtney Vanderslice discusses the moving mining city of Zodanga in 'John Carter' and Cinesite's stereo conversion work. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:56 fxguidetv #140: Future parkour, by Miradahttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-140-future-parkour-by-mirada/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-140-future-parkour-by-mirada/#comments Wed, 21 Mar 2012 03:03:48 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=30170 We go behind the scenes with Mirada on their work for the Wrigley's 5 Gum 'Choose Your Energy' TVC - a futuristic parkour-inspired piece directed by Jon Favreau.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-140-future-parkour-by-mirada/feed/ 0 We go behind the scenes with Mirada on their work for the Wrigley's 5 Gum 'Choose Your Energy' TVC - a futuristic parkour-inspired piece directed by Jon Favreau. We go behind the scenes with Mirada on their work for the Wrigley's 5 Gum 'Choose Your Energy' TVC - a futuristic parkour-inspired piece directed by Jon Favreau. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #139: COPA’s Turn Me On music vidhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-139-copas-turn-me-on-music-vid/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-139-copas-turn-me-on-music-vid/#comments Wed, 14 Mar 2012 07:25:28 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=29947 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-139-copas-turn-me-on-music-vid/feed/ 8 We talk to COPA co-founder and VFX supervisor Alex Frisch about 'Turn Me On,' a music video for David Guetta and Nicki Minaj, and about how the new virtual studio used collaboration tools to complete the work across the globe. We talk to COPA co-founder and VFX supervisor Alex Frisch about 'Turn Me On,' a music video for David Guetta and Nicki Minaj, and about how the new virtual studio used collaboration tools to complete the work across the globe. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #138: CVMP Conferencehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/cvmp2011/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/cvmp2011/#comments Fri, 09 Mar 2012 12:37:09 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=29700 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/cvmp2011/feed/ 1 Coverage from CVMP, a conference that brings together image science researchers and creatives in production and post. Excerpts from papers on Automatic Object Segmentation from Calibrated Images and HD Stereoscopic Free Viewpoint Video. Coverage from CVMP, a conference that brings together image science researchers and creatives in production and post. Excerpts from papers on Automatic Object Segmentation from Calibrated Images and HD Stereoscopic Free Viewpoint Video. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #137: This Means Warhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-137-this-means-war/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-137-this-means-war/#comments Fri, 02 Mar 2012 10:41:28 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=29503 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-137-this-means-war/feed/ 1 Flame This week we're at Method Studios in LA talking to VFX supe Mitchell Drain and Flame artist Ian Holland about their work for This Means War. Some of the 400 shots included full 3D rendering of effects objects and props - and a car - in Flame. This week we're at Method Studios in LA talking to VFX supe Mitchell Drain and Flame artist Ian Holland about their work for This Means War. Some of the 400 shots included full 3D rendering of effects objects and props - and a car - in Flame. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #136: John Knoll on Stereohttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-136-john-knoll-on-stereo/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-136-john-knoll-on-stereo/#comments Wed, 22 Feb 2012 02:27:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=29188 In this week's episode we are at ILM talking to John Knoll about stereo. John supervised the conversion of Star Wars - Episode One: The Phantom Menace, and Mike sits down with him to discuss this and stereo 3D in general. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-136-john-knoll-on-stereo/feed/ 0 In this week's episode we are at ILM talking to John Knoll about stereo. John supervised the conversion of Star Wars - Episode One: The Phantom Menace, and Mike sits down with him to discuss this and stereo 3D in general. In this week's episode we are at ILM talking to John Knoll about stereo. John supervised the conversion of Star Wars - Episode One: The Phantom Menace, and Mike sits down with him to discuss this and stereo 3D in general. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #135: Sci-Tech Oscars 2012http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-135-sci-tech-oscars-2012/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-135-sci-tech-oscars-2012/#comments Fri, 17 Feb 2012 07:40:52 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=29116 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-135-sci-tech-oscars-2012/feed/ 4 Oscars,SciTech In this week's episode we are at the 2012 Scientific and Technical Oscars in Hollywood. We have an in-depth discussion with industry veteran Douglas Trumbull about the technical possibilities of future cinema, In this week's episode we are at the 2012 Scientific and Technical Oscars in Hollywood. We have an in-depth discussion with industry veteran Douglas Trumbull about the technical possibilities of future cinema, and catch up with ARRI to talk Master Primes and the new Alexa Studio and Alexa M cameras. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #134: 10th Annual VES Awardshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-134-10th-annual-ves-awards/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-134-10th-annual-ves-awards/#comments Fri, 10 Feb 2012 05:34:04 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=28965 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-134-10th-annual-ves-awards/feed/ 0 ves awards We report from the 10th Annual VES Awards hosted by Patton Oswalt this week in Los Angeles and speak to many of the award winners, plus Rob Legato, Stan Lee and Douglas Trumbull. We report from the 10th Annual VES Awards hosted by Patton Oswalt this week in Los Angeles and speak to many of the award winners, plus Rob Legato, Stan Lee and Douglas Trumbull. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #133: Pixar’s La Lunahttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-133-pixars-la-luna/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-133-pixars-la-luna/#comments Thu, 02 Feb 2012 05:43:03 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=28722 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-133-pixars-la-luna/feed/ 0 Oscars We talk to Pixar director Enrico Casarosa and producer Kevin Reher about their Oscar-nominated animated short La Luna. We talk to Pixar director Enrico Casarosa and producer Kevin Reher about their Oscar-nominated animated short La Luna. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #132: Red Tailshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-132-red-tails/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-132-red-tails/#comments Mon, 23 Jan 2012 12:40:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=28472 Red Tails.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-132-red-tails/feed/ 0 Mike Seymour sits down with Animation Supervisor Paul Kavanagh to talk about ILM's work on Red Tails. Mike Seymour sits down with Animation Supervisor Paul Kavanagh to talk about ILM's work on Red Tails. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #131: MI4 Ghost Protocolhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-131-mi-4-ghost-protocol/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-131-mi-4-ghost-protocol/#comments Mon, 09 Jan 2012 17:00:23 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=28070 In this killer episode, we speak to MI4 director Brad Bird and ILM vfx supervisors John Knoll and Mohen Leo. We discuss risking Tom Cruise, blowing up Moscow without any cast, and wrecking one-off BMW concept cars. Plus, we preview the January term at fxphd.com.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-131-mi-4-ghost-protocol/feed/ 2 ILM,IMAX,john knoll In this killer episode, we speak to MI4 director Brad Bird and ILM vfx supervisors John Knoll and Mohen Leo. We discuss risking Tom Cruise, blowing up Moscow without any cast, and wrecking one-off BMW concept cars. Plus, In this killer episode, we speak to MI4 director Brad Bird and ILM vfx supervisors John Knoll and Mohen Leo. We discuss risking Tom Cruise, blowing up Moscow without any cast, and wrecking one-off BMW concept cars. Plus, we preview the January term at fxphd.com. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #130: SIGGRAPH Asia 2011 – Pt 2http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-130-siggraph-asia-2011-pt-2/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-130-siggraph-asia-2011-pt-2/#comments Wed, 21 Dec 2011 03:18:04 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=27870 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-130-siggraph-asia-2011-pt-2/feed/ 0 Siggraph Asia 2011 In our second fxguidetv ep from SIGGRAPH Asia in Hong Kong, we talk to vfx artists from ILM and Lucasfilm Singapore, explore video face replacement tech and check out the emerging technologies exhibit. In our second fxguidetv ep from SIGGRAPH Asia in Hong Kong, we talk to vfx artists from ILM and Lucasfilm Singapore, explore video face replacement tech and check out the emerging technologies exhibit. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #129: SIGGRAPH Asia 2011http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-129-siggraph-asia-2011/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-129-siggraph-asia-2011/#comments Fri, 16 Dec 2011 00:27:59 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=27777 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-129-siggraph-asia-2011/feed/ 0 Siggraph Asia 2011 From SIGGRAPH Asia 2011, we look at rendering CG objects into legacy photos and get a demo of a panoramic ball camera. From SIGGRAPH Asia 2011, we look at rendering CG objects into legacy photos and get a demo of a panoramic ball camera. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #128: Hugo and New Deal Studioshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-128-hugo-and-new-deal-studios/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-128-hugo-and-new-deal-studios/#comments Tue, 13 Dec 2011 02:27:45 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=27685 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-128-hugo-and-new-deal-studios/feed/ 0 Hugo,Miniatures,new deal studios,Rob Legato New Deal Studios discuss their miniature train crash effects for Martin Scorsese's latest film 'Hugo'. New Deal Studios discuss their miniature train crash effects for Martin Scorsese's latest film 'Hugo'. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #127: Arthur Christmashttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-127-arthur-christmas/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-127-arthur-christmas/#comments Thu, 01 Dec 2011 05:37:49 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=27361 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-127-arthur-christmas/feed/ 0 We go behind the scenes of Arthur Christmas with the team at Sony Pictures Imageworks. We go behind the scenes of Arthur Christmas with the team at Sony Pictures Imageworks. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #126 Immortalshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-126-immortals/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-126-immortals/#comments Wed, 23 Nov 2011 04:26:46 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=27094 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-126-immortals/feed/ 0 Immortals We talk to Image Engine about their work on Immortals. We talk to Image Engine about their work on Immortals. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #125: Anonymoushttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-125-anonymous/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-125-anonymous/#comments Sun, 13 Nov 2011 18:23:40 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=26902 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguide-125-anonymous/feed/ 7 Anonymous Uncharted Territory discuss their impressive visual effects work for Roland Emmerich's 'Anonymous', including great before/after shots, their OGEL system, deep compositing, Fusion, Alexa and massive greenscreen work. Uncharted Territory discuss their impressive visual effects work for Roland Emmerich's 'Anonymous', including great before/after shots, their OGEL system, deep compositing, Fusion, Alexa and massive greenscreen work. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #124: Canon and RED announcementshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-124-canon-and-red-announcements/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-124-canon-and-red-announcements/#comments Fri, 04 Nov 2011 16:21:50 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=26733 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-124-canon-and-red-announcements/feed/ 0 Complete coverage of the November 3rd Canon and RED announcements. Details on the new Canon EOS C300 and RED Scarlet . Complete coverage of the November 3rd Canon and RED announcements. Details on the new Canon EOS C300 and RED Scarlet . Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #123: The Thinghttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-123-the-thing/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-123-the-thing/#comments Wed, 26 Oct 2011 03:35:52 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=26512 The Thing.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-123-the-thing/feed/ 1 We talk to Image Engine about their creature and environment VFX for director Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.'s The Thing. We talk to Image Engine about their creature and environment VFX for director Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.'s The Thing. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #122: Promos in Nuke & Oct term at fxphdhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-122-promos-in-nuke-oct-term-at-fxphd/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-122-promos-in-nuke-oct-term-at-fxphd/#comments Tue, 11 Oct 2011 06:15:32 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=26160 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-122-promos-in-nuke-oct-term-at-fxphd/feed/ 0 This episode we look at a Nuke promo breakdown by MPC's VFX Supervisor Michael Gregory for Channel 4 "Street Summer" plus a look at the new term at fxphd.com This episode we look at a Nuke promo breakdown by MPC's VFX Supervisor Michael Gregory for Channel 4 "Street Summer" plus a look at the new term at fxphd.com Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #121: The Bakery & Enginehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-121-the-bakery-engine/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-121-the-bakery-engine/#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2011 08:27:53 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=25765 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-121-the-bakery-engine/feed/ 1 We talk to Engine who recently completed a fun spot for local telco Telstra. Increasingly we have seen a shift to improving productivity in lighting by speeding up the responses to the artist, rather than just trying to speed up renders. We talk to Engine who recently completed a fun spot for local telco Telstra. Increasingly we have seen a shift to improving productivity in lighting by speeding up the responses to the artist, rather than just trying to speed up renders. Enter The Bakery, which has an end-to-end solution for interactive lighting design.We also have a further Q&A with The Bakery's CTO Arnauld Lamorlette. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #120: Eyeon, Adobe/IRIDAS, and SGO Mistikahttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-120-eyeon-adobeiridas-and-sgo-mistika/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-120-eyeon-adobeiridas-and-sgo-mistika/#comments Thu, 15 Sep 2011 13:08:32 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=25324 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-120-eyeon-adobeiridas-and-sgo-mistika/feed/ 0 Adobe,Eyeon,Iridas,Mistika Our second IBC 2011 episode covers Eyeon's announcement, the Adobe acquisition of IRIDAS, and an intro to SGO Mistika. Our second IBC 2011 episode covers Eyeon's announcement, the Adobe acquisition of IRIDAS, and an intro to SGO Mistika. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #119: The Foundry’s new HIEROhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-119-the-foundrys-new-heiro/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-119-the-foundrys-new-heiro/#comments Fri, 09 Sep 2011 06:50:42 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=25144 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-119-the-foundrys-new-heiro/feed/ 0 IBC 2011 Episode #1 - An exclusive look at The Foundry's new vfx workflow and conform tool, HIERO. IBC 2011 Episode #1 - An exclusive look at The Foundry's new vfx workflow and conform tool, HIERO. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #118: Rise of the Apes & Nuke pluginshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-118-rise-of-the-apes-nuke-plugins/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-118-rise-of-the-apes-nuke-plugins/#comments Thu, 01 Sep 2011 05:08:58 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24974 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-118-rise-of-the-apes-nuke-plugins/feed/ 0 Deep Compositing,Peregrine Labs,Planet of the Apes,Weta We speak to Weta about the use of Deep Color on Rise of Planet of the Apes and Peregrine Labs about their cool Nuke production Plugins. We speak to Weta about the use of Deep Color on Rise of Planet of the Apes and Peregrine Labs about their cool Nuke production Plugins. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #117: Cinesync, Shotgun, & Thinkboxhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-117-cinesync-shotgun-thinkbox/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-117-cinesync-shotgun-thinkbox/#comments Fri, 19 Aug 2011 06:17:30 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24702 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-117-cinesync-shotgun-thinkbox/feed/ 0 We round out our Siggraph coverage with interviews talking to Cinesync, Shotgun, and Thinkbox. We round out our Siggraph coverage with interviews talking to Cinesync, Shotgun, and Thinkbox. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #116: Adobe, Alembic and OpenColorIOhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-116-adobe-alembic-and-opencolorio/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-116-adobe-alembic-and-opencolorio/#comments Sun, 14 Aug 2011 02:17:09 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24650 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-116-adobe-alembic-and-opencolorio/feed/ 4 Adobe,Alembic,OpenColorIO,Siggraph2011 From Siggraph 2011 in Vancouver we get a technology preview from Adobe and cover two major open source initiatives, Alembic and OpenColorIO From Siggraph 2011 in Vancouver we get a technology preview from Adobe and cover two major open source initiatives, Alembic and OpenColorIO Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #115: Flame/Smoke 2012×1 Exclusive Previewhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-115-flamesmoke-2012x1-exclusive-preview/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-115-flamesmoke-2012x1-exclusive-preview/#comments Tue, 09 Aug 2011 04:02:50 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24498 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-115-flamesmoke-2012x1-exclusive-preview/feed/ 6 Autodesk,Flame We travel to Montreal to get an exclusive look at the new features in the upcoming releases of Flame and Smoke 2012 Ext 1. We travel to Montreal to get an exclusive look at the new features in the upcoming releases of Flame and Smoke 2012 Ext 1. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #114: Nuke 6.3http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-114-nuke-6-3/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-114-nuke-6-3/#comments Thu, 04 Aug 2011 12:38:49 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24370 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-114-nuke-6-3/feed/ 0 Deep Compositing,Foundry,nuke A tour of the new features in Nuke 6.3 with Jon Wadelton, Nuke Product Manager for The Foundry. We'll look at Particles, the Planar Tracker, new Denoise, improved Warpers, Deep Compositing tools and more. A tour of the new features in Nuke 6.3 with Jon Wadelton, Nuke Product Manager for The Foundry. We'll look at Particles, the Planar Tracker, new Denoise, improved Warpers, Deep Compositing tools and more. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #113: Union VFX’s work on 127 Hourshttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-113-union-vfxs-work-on-127-hours/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-113-union-vfxs-work-on-127-hours/#comments Mon, 11 Jul 2011 15:27:13 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24127 127 Hours. Also, a look at the new July11 term at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-113-union-vfxs-work-on-127-hours/feed/ 2 Another in our popular series of vfx breakdowns done in NUKE, with Union VFX's Mervyn New showing their work on 127 Hours. Also, a look at the new July11 term at fxphd. Another in our popular series of vfx breakdowns done in NUKE, with Union VFX's Mervyn New showing their work on 127 Hours. Also, a look at the new July11 term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #112: Technicolor CineStylehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-technicolor-cinestyle-examined/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-technicolor-cinestyle-examined/#comments Fri, 17 Jun 2011 16:41:18 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=24021 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-technicolor-cinestyle-examined/feed/ 4 Technicolor We review and test the new Technicolor CineStyle looks and judge them for their relevance to work intended for heavy post production. We also speak with Technicolor's Joshua Pines about CineStyle. We review and test the new Technicolor CineStyle looks and judge them for their relevance to work intended for heavy post production. We also speak with Technicolor's Joshua Pines about CineStyle. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #111: KATANA primerhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-deep-opacity-open-source-katana-primer/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-deep-opacity-open-source-katana-primer/#comments Thu, 19 May 2011 15:37:08 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23806 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-111-deep-opacity-open-source-katana-primer/feed/ 0 Katana From FMX2011, Sebastian Sylwan, Weta CTO, on open source software and their deep opacity tech which will be part of OpenEXR 2.0. Also, a KATANA primer with Sony Pictures Imageworks' Jeremy Selan and The Foundry's Andy Lomas. From FMX2011, Sebastian Sylwan, Weta CTO, on open source software and their deep opacity tech which will be part of OpenEXR 2.0. Also, a KATANA primer with Sony Pictures Imageworks' Jeremy Selan and The Foundry's Andy Lomas. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #110: Flame TVC Profilehttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-110-flame-tvc-profile/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-110-flame-tvc-profile/#comments Mon, 09 May 2011 06:12:19 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23725 A look at two car spots that both use Flame to provide immense levels of polishing and color grading.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-110-flame-tvc-profile/feed/ 1 A look at two car spots that both use Flame to provide immense levels of polishing and color grading. A look at two car spots that both use Flame to provide immense levels of polishing and color grading. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #109: Adobe CS5.5 & Tool Techhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-adobe-cs5-5-image-tech/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-adobe-cs5-5-image-tech/#comments Mon, 25 Apr 2011 14:18:26 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23581 We take a look at the Adobe CS5.5 with a focus on After Effects and the tech behind the new tools.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-adobe-cs5-5-image-tech/feed/ 2 Adobe,NAB2011 We take a look at the Adobe CS5.5 with a focus on After Effects and the tech behind the new tools. We take a look at the Adobe CS5.5 with a focus on After Effects and the tech behind the new tools. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #108: NAB 2011 Episode #2http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-nab-2011-episode-2/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-nab-2011-episode-2/#comments Thu, 14 Apr 2011 17:51:34 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23461 Our second episode from NAB covers cameras, with a visit to both Arri and Red on the show floor.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-108-nab-2011-episode-2/feed/ 1 NAB2011 Our second episode from NAB covers cameras, with a visit to both Arri and Red on the show floor. Our second episode from NAB covers cameras, with a visit to both Arri and Red on the show floor. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #107: NAB 2011 Episode #1http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-107-nab-2011-episode-1/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-107-nab-2011-episode-1/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2011 17:02:32 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23438 Our first episode from NAB checks out workflow from Codex, the new version of PFTrack 2011, and Assimilate Scratch.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-107-nab-2011-episode-1/feed/ 1 NAB2011 Our first episode from NAB checks out workflow from Codex, the new version of PFTrack 2011, and Assimilate Scratch. Our first episode from NAB checks out workflow from Codex, the new version of PFTrack 2011, and Assimilate Scratch. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #106: EPIC & April fxphdhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-106-epic-april-fxphd/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-106-epic-april-fxphd/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2011 13:45:39 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23386 This week we road test the EPIC 5K RED camera in New Zealand , asking: Is the Epic the best camera ever made? (- with a nod and a wink to a certain UK motoring program)... and look at the new April term at fxphd.com]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-106-epic-april-fxphd/feed/ 2 fxphd,Red This week we road test the EPIC 5K RED camera in New Zealand , asking: Is the Epic the best camera ever made? (- with a nod and a wink to a certain UK motoring program)... and look at the new April term at fxphd.com This week we road test the EPIC 5K RED camera in New Zealand , asking: Is the Epic the best camera ever made? (- with a nod and a wink to a certain UK motoring program)... and look at the new April term at fxphd.com Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #105: Rob Legatohttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-105-rob-legato/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-105-rob-legato/#comments Fri, 25 Mar 2011 06:39:51 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23281 Hugo Cabret (currently in post), Avatar, Shine A Light, The Departed, The Aviator, Titanic, Apollo 13 and Interview with the Vampire. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-105-rob-legato/feed/ 3 Rob Legato We are very proud to present this interview with Rob Legato. Rob's credits include Hugo Cabret (currently in post), Avatar, Shine A Light, The Departed, The Aviator, Titanic, Apollo 13 and Interview with the Vampire. We are very proud to present this interview with Rob Legato. Rob's credits include Hugo Cabret (currently in post), Avatar, Shine A Light, The Departed, The Aviator, Titanic, Apollo 13 and Interview with the Vampire. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #104: Douglas Trumbullhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-104-douglas-trumbull/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-104-douglas-trumbull/#comments Tue, 15 Mar 2011 12:05:21 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23156 Legendary filmmaker Douglas Trumbull discusses classic films, immersive film-making and the state of the industry. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-104-douglas-trumbull/feed/ 5 Legendary filmmaker Douglas Trumbull discusses classic films, immersive film-making and the state of the industry. Legendary filmmaker Douglas Trumbull discusses classic films, immersive film-making and the state of the industry. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 22:00 fxguidetv #103: Flame 2012http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-103-flame-2012/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-103-flame-2012/#comments Wed, 02 Mar 2011 16:27:21 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23095 We cover the 2012 software releases from Autodesk, including an in-depth look at the new features in Flame with Lead Product Designer Philippe Soeiro. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-103-flame-2012/feed/ 2 Autodesk We cover the 2012 software releases from Autodesk, including an in-depth look at the new features in Flame with Lead Product Designer Philippe Soeiro. We cover the 2012 software releases from Autodesk, including an in-depth look at the new features in Flame with Lead Product Designer Philippe Soeiro. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #102: Sanctum Stereo Underwater Actionhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-102-sanctum-stereo-underwater-action/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-102-sanctum-stereo-underwater-action/#comments Wed, 23 Feb 2011 22:28:13 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=23011 We look at the stereo / 3D film Sanctum, talking to both DOP Jules O'Loughlin and VFX supervisor David Booth. This stereoscopic feature tells the thrilling tale of documentary filmmaker Andrew Wight’s near death experience whilst leading a diving expedition of 15 men in the remote underground cave systems of the Australian Nullarbor Plain.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-102-sanctum-stereo-underwater-action/feed/ 0 We look at the stereo / 3D film Sanctum, talking to both DOP Jules O'Loughlin and VFX supervisor David Booth. This stereoscopic feature tells the thrilling tale of documentary filmmaker Andrew Wight’s near death experience whilst leading a diving exped... We look at the stereo / 3D film Sanctum, talking to both DOP Jules O'Loughlin and VFX supervisor David Booth. This stereoscopic feature tells the thrilling tale of documentary filmmaker Andrew Wight’s near death experience whilst leading a diving expedition of 15 men in the remote underground cave systems of the Australian Nullarbor Plain. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #101: Epic Super Bowl Actionhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-101-epic-superbowl-action/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-101-epic-superbowl-action/#comments Mon, 07 Feb 2011 05:04:16 +0000 https://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=22800 This week we look at the amazing Kia Super Bowl spot from Animal Logic for David&Goliath. ]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-101-epic-superbowl-action/feed/ 1 Super Bowl XLV This week we look at the amazing Kia Super Bowl spot from Animal Logic for David&Goliath. This week we look at the amazing Kia Super Bowl spot from Animal Logic for David&Goliath. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #100: Codex/Arri Workflowhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-100-codexarri-workflow/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-100-codexarri-workflow/#comments Sat, 22 Jan 2011 23:00:56 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=22634 Our 100th episode covers Codex/Arri workflow with Marc Dando as well as a look at the new term at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-100-codexarri-workflow/feed/ 5 Arri,fxphd Our 100th episode covers Codex/Arri workflow with Marc Dando as well as a look at the new term at fxphd. Our 100th episode covers Codex/Arri workflow with Marc Dando as well as a look at the new term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no fxguidetv #099: ILM & Iron Man 2http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_099/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_099/#comments Fri, 07 Jan 2011 13:31:37 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=22114 Marshall Krasser details ILM's work on Iron Man 2 using Nuke.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_099/feed/ 3 ILM Marshall Krasser details ILM's work on Iron Man 2 using Nuke. Marshall Krasser details ILM's work on Iron Man 2 using Nuke. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 11:07 fxguidetv #098http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_098/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_098/#comments Sat, 25 Dec 2010 14:51:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=22112 Coverage from SIGGRAPH Asia 2010 with a look at some of the papers shown as well as a preview of work The Foundry is doing on Katana.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_098/feed/ 0 Coverage from SIGGRAPH Asia 2010 with a look at some of the papers shown as well as a preview of work The Foundry is doing on Katana. Coverage from SIGGRAPH Asia 2010 with a look at some of the papers shown as well as a preview of work The Foundry is doing on Katana. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:53 fxguidetv #097http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_097/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_097/#comments Mon, 29 Nov 2010 03:38:28 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19592 We speak to indie Director Gareth Edwards, director, DOP and sole vfx artist of the feature film "Monsters".]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_097/feed/ 0 We speak to indie Director Gareth Edwards, director, DOP and sole vfx artist of the feature film "Monsters". We speak to indie Director Gareth Edwards, director, DOP and sole vfx artist of the feature film "Monsters". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:10 fxguidetv #096http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_096/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_096/#comments Sun, 14 Nov 2010 19:14:44 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19590 This week we speak to MPC's Nuke artist Alex Harding, who takes us through a breakdown of one of the promo films for the the US cable network Syfy.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_096/feed/ 1 This week we speak to MPC's Nuke artist Alex Harding, who takes us through a breakdown of one of the promo films for the the US cable network Syfy. This week we speak to MPC's Nuke artist Alex Harding, who takes us through a breakdown of one of the promo films for the the US cable network Syfy. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:52 fxguidetv #095http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_095/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_095/#comments Fri, 29 Oct 2010 00:46:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19588 In our previous episode Deep Compositing was mentioned. This week we provide a more complete look at compositing using depth.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_095/feed/ 0 Deep Compositing In our previous episode Deep Compositing was mentioned. This week we provide a more complete look at compositing using depth. In our previous episode Deep Compositing was mentioned. This week we provide a more complete look at compositing using depth. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:49 fxguidetv #094http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_094/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_094/#comments Fri, 08 Oct 2010 12:30:42 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19586 Animal Logic's work on the animated feature "Legend of the Guardians" and a look at the new term at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_094/feed/ 0 Animal Logic's work on the animated feature "Legend of the Guardians" and a look at the new term at fxphd. Animal Logic's work on the animated feature "Legend of the Guardians" and a look at the new term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:00 fxguidetv #093http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_093/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_093/#comments Sat, 25 Sep 2010 16:33:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19584 IBC Episode #3. A tech preview of Nuke 6.2 and a look at the new features in Release 12 of Cinema 4D.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_093/feed/ 0 IBC Episode #3. A tech preview of Nuke 6.2 and a look at the new features in Release 12 of Cinema 4D. IBC Episode #3. A tech preview of Nuke 6.2 and a look at the new features in Release 12 of Cinema 4D. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:14 fxguidetv #092http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_092/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_092/#comments Thu, 16 Sep 2010 22:44:20 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19582 IBC Episode #2. A look at Storm, The Foundry's new R3D editing and workflow software.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_092/feed/ 0 IBC Episode #2. A look at Storm, The Foundry's new R3D editing and workflow software. IBC Episode #2. A look at Storm, The Foundry's new R3D editing and workflow software. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:38 fxguidetv #091http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_091/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_091/#comments Thu, 09 Sep 2010 10:56:14 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19580 IBC Episode #1. A discussion of Autodesk's new Flame Premium and a look at the features of the 2011 extension 1 release.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_091/feed/ 0 IBC Episode #1. A discussion of Autodesk's new Flame Premium and a look at the features of the 2011 extension 1 release. IBC Episode #1. A discussion of Autodesk's new Flame Premium and a look at the features of the 2011 extension 1 release. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 30:11 fxguidetv #090http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_090/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_090/#comments Fri, 03 Sep 2010 12:09:54 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19578 We visit Rising Sun Pictures to talk about their visual effects work and the development of cineSync remote review and approval software]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_090/feed/ 0 We visit Rising Sun Pictures to talk about their visual effects work and the development of cineSync remote review and approval software We visit Rising Sun Pictures to talk about their visual effects work and the development of cineSync remote review and approval software Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 25:53 fxguidetv #089http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_089/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_089/#comments Wed, 11 Aug 2010 01:29:46 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19576 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_089/feed/ 0 We speak to Pixar director Teddy Newtown about his short film Day & Night, and look briefly inside the Siggraph Job Fair. We speak to Pixar director Teddy Newtown about his short film Day & Night, and look briefly inside the Siggraph Job Fair. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 15:06 fxguidetv #088http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_088/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_088/#comments Tue, 03 Aug 2010 11:12:26 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19574 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_088/feed/ 0 From SIGGRAPH, a look at The Pixel Farm's PFMatchit and the new VES Handbook with Scott Squires. From SIGGRAPH, a look at The Pixel Farm's PFMatchit and the new VES Handbook with Scott Squires. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:43 fxguidetv #087http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_087/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_087/#comments Thu, 29 Jul 2010 23:26:34 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19572 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_087/feed/ 0 In our first episode from Siggraph 2010 in Los Angeles we catch up with Nvidia and Mental Images. In our first episode from Siggraph 2010 in Los Angeles we catch up with Nvidia and Mental Images. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 34:05 fxguidetv #086http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_086/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_086/#comments Wed, 14 Jul 2010 09:00:23 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19570 ILM's Jason Billington on layering explosions and dust for Transformers 2. Also, a look at the new term at fxphd.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_086/feed/ 0 ILM's Jason Billington on layering explosions and dust for Transformers 2. Also, a look at the new term at fxphd. ILM's Jason Billington on layering explosions and dust for Transformers 2. Also, a look at the new term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 27:34 fxguidetv #085http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_085/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_085/#comments Thu, 08 Jul 2010 09:22:17 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19568 Carey Villegas, vfx supervisor for Sony Pictures Imageworks, breaks down some of the work done in Nuke for Alice in Wonderland.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_085/feed/ 0 2010VfxOscarNoms Carey Villegas, vfx supervisor for Sony Pictures Imageworks, breaks down some of the work done in Nuke for Alice in Wonderland. Carey Villegas, vfx supervisor for Sony Pictures Imageworks, breaks down some of the work done in Nuke for Alice in Wonderland. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:08 fxguidetv #084http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_084/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_084/#comments Tue, 25 May 2010 17:01:55 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19566 A feature film workflow special, we speak to 5th Kind's founder Steven Cronan about their work with Marvel, Aardman and others. Also Walden Media's Jonas Thaler and Jon Ferguy of Sohonet tell us about the new Narnia film's digital workflow.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_084/feed/ 0 A feature film workflow special, we speak to 5th Kind's founder Steven Cronan about their work with Marvel, Aardman and others. Also Walden Media's Jonas Thaler and Jon Ferguy of Sohonet tell us about the new Narnia film's digital workflow. A feature film workflow special, we speak to 5th Kind's founder Steven Cronan about their work with Marvel, Aardman and others. Also Walden Media's Jonas Thaler and Jon Ferguy of Sohonet tell us about the new Narnia film's digital workflow. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:07 fxguidetv #083http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_083/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_083/#comments Fri, 14 May 2010 14:50:29 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19564 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_083/feed/ 0 Double Negative's Ged Wright and Fuel VFX's Andrew Hellen on the work their facilities did for Iron Man 2. Double Negative's Ged Wright and Fuel VFX's Andrew Hellen on the work their facilities did for Iron Man 2. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 27:54 fxguidetv #082http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_082/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_082/#comments Fri, 07 May 2010 08:17:48 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19562 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_082/feed/ 0 Robin Hollander from WETA takes us through using Nuke on Avatar for 3D plate fixes and matte paintings, plus we look at the new Steadicam Tango with inventor Garrett Brown. Robin Hollander from WETA takes us through using Nuke on Avatar for 3D plate fixes and matte paintings, plus we look at the new Steadicam Tango with inventor Garrett Brown. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:47 fxguidetv #081http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_081/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_081/#comments Tue, 20 Apr 2010 14:47:51 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19560 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_081/feed/ 0 NAB2010 coverage continues with a look at Epic from RED, Adobe CS5 AE and Premiere, and Avid's Media Composer version 5. NAB2010 coverage continues with a look at Epic from RED, Adobe CS5 AE and Premiere, and Avid's Media Composer version 5. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 33:54 fxguidetv #080http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_080/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_080/#comments Wed, 14 Apr 2010 18:08:47 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19558 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_080/feed/ 0 News from NAB, including Arri's Alexa, Mocha V2, and more. News from NAB, including Arri's Alexa, Mocha V2, and more. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:03 fxguidetv #079http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_079/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_079/#comments Mon, 12 Apr 2010 01:26:52 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19556 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_079/feed/ 0 A look at the new Flame and Smoke 2011 releases from Autodesk. A look at the new Flame and Smoke 2011 releases from Autodesk. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:04 fxguidetv #078http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_078/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_078/#comments Tue, 06 Apr 2010 09:54:36 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19554 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_078/feed/ 0 An exclusive first look at the texturing and paint software Mari with The Foundry's Bill Collis and Jack Greasley. An exclusive first look at the texturing and paint software Mari with The Foundry's Bill Collis and Jack Greasley. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:52 fxguidetv #077http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_077/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_077/#comments Fri, 26 Mar 2010 09:35:17 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19552 Iloura's Peter Webb and Paul Buckley on the VFX of HBO's new miniseries "The Pacific".]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_077/feed/ 0 Iloura's Peter Webb and Paul Buckley on the VFX of HBO's new miniseries "The Pacific". Iloura's Peter Webb and Paul Buckley on the VFX of HBO's new miniseries "The Pacific". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:11 fxguidetv #076http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_076/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_076/#comments Wed, 17 Mar 2010 11:56:06 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19550 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_076/feed/ 0 A look at shooting with the new RED MX sensor as well as changes and improvements in post using REDCINE-X. A look at shooting with the new RED MX sensor as well as changes and improvements in post using REDCINE-X. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:14 fxguidetv #075rhttp://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_075r/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_075r/#comments Tue, 23 Feb 2010 19:31:03 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19548 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_075r/feed/ 0 James Rogers from Postmodern tells us about their work on Daybreakers. James Rogers from Postmodern tells us about their work on Daybreakers. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:38 fxguidetv #074http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_074/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_074/#comments Mon, 01 Feb 2010 02:47:37 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19546 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_074/feed/ 0 We test ND filters for digital SLR production and a look at importing RED footage to flame/smoke using Wiretap Central We test ND filters for digital SLR production and a look at importing RED footage to flame/smoke using Wiretap Central Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:22 fxguidetv #073http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_073/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_073/#comments Mon, 18 Jan 2010 00:59:53 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19544 A look at the stereo IMAX film "Running with Bulls"]]> http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_073/feed/ 0 A look at the stereo IMAX film "Running with Bulls" A look at the stereo IMAX film "Running with Bulls" Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 11:12 fxguidetv #072http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_072/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_072/#comments Wed, 18 Nov 2009 23:23:37 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19542 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_072/feed/ 0 An exclusive, in-depth look at the new Smoke on Mac from Autodesk. An exclusive, in-depth look at the new Smoke on Mac from Autodesk. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:22 fxguidetv #071http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_071/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_071/#comments Wed, 11 Nov 2009 13:18:33 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19540 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_071/feed/ 0 Shervin Shoghian, compositing supervisor at Image Engine, shows off some cool Nuke 3D techniques developed for their work on "District 9". Shervin Shoghian, compositing supervisor at Image Engine, shows off some cool Nuke 3D techniques developed for their work on "District 9". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:00 fxguidetv #070http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_070/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_070/#comments Thu, 05 Nov 2009 09:48:29 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19538 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_070/feed/ 0 Florian Gellinger, vfx supervisor at rise | fx Berlin, shows off the work they did in Nuke from previs thru finish for the film "This is Love". Florian Gellinger, vfx supervisor at rise | fx Berlin, shows off the work they did in Nuke from previs thru finish for the film "This is Love". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:13 fxguidetv #069http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_069/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_069/#comments Mon, 05 Oct 2009 16:55:50 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19536 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_069/feed/ 0 Rob Bredow of Sony Pictures Imageworks on open source, stereoscopic, "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs", and the business climate. Typography tip from Mark Bowey. Rob Bredow of Sony Pictures Imageworks on open source, stereoscopic, "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs", and the business climate. Typography tip from Mark Bowey. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:36 fxguidetv #068http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_068/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_068/#comments Wed, 23 Sep 2009 22:28:11 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19534 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_068/feed/ 0 IBC2009 recap from Amsterdam. davinci-Blackmagic, Adobe tech demo, Eyeon, Avid, Nuke and more IBC2009 recap from Amsterdam. davinci-Blackmagic, Adobe tech demo, Eyeon, Avid, Nuke and more Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:17 fxguidetv #067http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_067/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_067/#comments Mon, 14 Sep 2009 14:53:09 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19532 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_067/feed/ 0 We talk with Chris Bond and Chris Harvey of Prime Focus about their work on the film G.I. Joe and discuss pipelines. We talk with Chris Bond and Chris Harvey of Prime Focus about their work on the film G.I. Joe and discuss pipelines. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:46 fxguidetv #066http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_066/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_066/#comments Thu, 10 Sep 2009 13:37:43 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19530 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_066/feed/ 0 Autodesk Product Designer Philippe Soeiro takes us through the new extension releases for Flame and Smoke 2010, which are being shown at IBC. Autodesk Product Designer Philippe Soeiro takes us through the new extension releases for Flame and Smoke 2010, which are being shown at IBC. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:52 fxguidetv #065http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_065/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_065/#comments Fri, 04 Sep 2009 16:17:06 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19528 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_065/feed/ 0 Director Pete Sohn about creating his short film "Partly Cloudy" and Bob Whitehill talks about creating the 3D version of "Up". Director Pete Sohn about creating his short film "Partly Cloudy" and Bob Whitehill talks about creating the 3D version of "Up". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:36 fxguidetv #064http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_064/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_064/#comments Sat, 29 Aug 2009 09:25:06 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19526 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_064/feed/ 0 Supervisor Enrique Criado on the different aspects, both technical and narrative, of stereoscopic production. Supervisor Enrique Criado on the different aspects, both technical and narrative, of stereoscopic production. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 15:11 fxguidetv #063http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_063/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_063/#comments Fri, 07 Aug 2009 11:24:49 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19524 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_063/feed/ 0 We talk with Lucas Martell about his film Pigeon Impossible that was shown at Siggraph 2009 and we visit the Emerging Technology exhibits. We talk with Lucas Martell about his film Pigeon Impossible that was shown at Siggraph 2009 and we visit the Emerging Technology exhibits. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 15:37 fxguidetv #062http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_062/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_062/#comments Wed, 05 Aug 2009 14:43:39 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19522 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_062/feed/ 0 Siggraph 2009. Fluid sims with Exotic Matter and Autodesk show news. Siggraph 2009. Fluid sims with Exotic Matter and Autodesk show news. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:04 fxguidetv #061http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_061/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_061/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2009 13:12:43 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19520 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_061/feed/ 0 A conversation with Stu Maschwitz about new DSLR cameras such as the 5DMKII. fxphd July09 term promo covering the new courses. A conversation with Stu Maschwitz about new DSLR cameras such as the 5DMKII. fxphd July09 term promo covering the new courses. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 22:00 fxguidetv #060http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_060/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_060/#comments Fri, 03 Jul 2009 22:04:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19518 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_060/feed/ 0 We talk concept art and design with Feng Zhu and a look at the Heads Up displays in Iron Man with Dav Rauch. We talk concept art and design with Feng Zhu and a look at the Heads Up displays in Iron Man with Dav Rauch. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32:12 fxguidetv #059http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_059/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_059/#comments Mon, 18 May 2009 10:39:22 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19516 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_059/feed/ 0 Intelligent Creatures 2D Supervisor Greg Astles breaks down the creation of Rorschach's mask for the movie 'Watchmen'. Intelligent Creatures 2D Supervisor Greg Astles breaks down the creation of Rorschach's mask for the movie 'Watchmen'. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:03 fxguidetv #058http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_058/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_058/#comments Sat, 09 May 2009 09:45:36 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19514 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_058/feed/ 0 Star Trek. Interviews with director J.J. Abrams and actor Karl Urban. Star Trek. Interviews with director J.J. Abrams and actor Karl Urban. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:25 fxguidetv #057http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_057/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_057/#comments Sat, 02 May 2009 08:56:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19512 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_057/feed/ 0 The making of the amazing Philips frozen moment web promo with Richard Lyons, vfx supervisor at Red Drum. The making of the amazing Philips frozen moment web promo with Richard Lyons, vfx supervisor at Red Drum. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:41 fxguidetv #056http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_056/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_056/#comments Sat, 25 Apr 2009 12:03:54 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19510 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_056/feed/ 0 NAB2009, episode 3. A trip around the show with stops at Cine-tal, HP DreamColor, da Vinci, Matrox and Eyeon. We also talk with Ted Schilowitz at the RED user party. NAB2009, episode 3. A trip around the show with stops at Cine-tal, HP DreamColor, da Vinci, Matrox and Eyeon. We also talk with Ted Schilowitz at the RED user party. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 37:38 fxguidetv #055http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_055/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_055/#comments Thu, 23 Apr 2009 08:39:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19508 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_055/feed/ 0 NAB2009, episode 2. Trapcode Particular v2, The Foundry previews a project that fixes material with rolling shutter, Sohonet, AJA Ki Pro and Io Express. NAB2009, episode 2. Trapcode Particular v2, The Foundry previews a project that fixes material with rolling shutter, Sohonet, AJA Ki Pro and Io Express. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 30:12 fxguidetv #054http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_054/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_054/#comments Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:15:10 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19506 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_054/feed/ 0 NAB2009. Interview with Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro about their new software product Flare and a look at the new 2010 releases. NAB2009. Interview with Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro about their new software product Flare and a look at the new 2010 releases. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:05 fxguidetv #053http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_053/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_053/#comments Thu, 16 Apr 2009 11:29:22 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19504 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_053/feed/ 0 Interview with visual effects supervisor Andrew Jackson about the film "Knowing" and a look at the April 09 term at fxphd. Interview with visual effects supervisor Andrew Jackson about the film "Knowing" and a look at the April 09 term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:42 fxguidetv #052http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_052/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_052/#comments Wed, 18 Feb 2009 21:26:23 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19502 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_052/feed/ 0 Double Negative vfx supervisor Paul Franklin, one of the Academy Award nominees for visual effects on "The Dark Knight". Double Negative vfx supervisor Paul Franklin, one of the Academy Award nominees for visual effects on "The Dark Knight". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 25:01 fxguidetv #051http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_051/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_051/#comments Thu, 29 Jan 2009 12:37:04 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19500 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_051/feed/ 0 VFX supervisor Eric Durst talks about the craft of turning a script into visual effects which tell the story. Director Paul Schneider on his Levi's 501 spec spot. VFX supervisor Eric Durst talks about the craft of turning a script into visual effects which tell the story. Director Paul Schneider on his Levi's 501 spec spot. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:44 fxguidetv #050http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_050/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_050/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2009 20:56:24 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19498 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_050/feed/ 0 Our 50th Anniversary episode! A look back at some of our favorite moments on the show as well as a look ahead at the new term over at fxphd.com Our 50th Anniversary episode! A look back at some of our favorite moments on the show as well as a look ahead at the new term over at fxphd.com Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 26:21 fxguidetv #049http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_049/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_049/#comments Wed, 31 Dec 2008 16:25:01 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19496 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_049/feed/ 0 A conversation with matte painter and visual effects artist Harrison Ellenshaw. The fxphd tip of the week covers shooting greenscreen with the RED camera. A conversation with matte painter and visual effects artist Harrison Ellenshaw. The fxphd tip of the week covers shooting greenscreen with the RED camera. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 23:32 fxguidetv #048http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_048/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_048/#comments Sat, 27 Dec 2008 18:59:40 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19494 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_048/feed/ 0 An interview with acclaimed storyteller George Miller. Digital Domain artist Justin van der Lek and his NUKE work from the last Mummy film. An interview with acclaimed storyteller George Miller. Digital Domain artist Justin van der Lek and his NUKE work from the last Mummy film. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:21 fxguidetv #047http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_047/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_047/#comments Tue, 16 Dec 2008 18:22:24 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19492 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_047/feed/ 0 Jens Hertzum, creative director of the award-winning Bruce Dunlop and Associates, talks about broadcast design. Jens Hertzum, creative director of the award-winning Bruce Dunlop and Associates, talks about broadcast design. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:23 fxguidetv #046http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_046/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_046/#comments Fri, 12 Dec 2008 08:15:21 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19490 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_046/feed/ 0 A conversation with storyboard artist David Russell (Star Wars: Episode VI, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Moulin Rouge) A conversation with storyboard artist David Russell (Star Wars: Episode VI, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Moulin Rouge) Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:14 fxguidetv #045http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_045/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_045/#comments Sat, 29 Nov 2008 19:23:54 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19488 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_045/feed/ 0 Pablo Helman from ILM is the focus of our Masters of the Craft series and the fxphd tip of the week is Gerard Mosley showing Matte Painting tricks. Pablo Helman from ILM is the focus of our Masters of the Craft series and the fxphd tip of the week is Gerard Mosley showing Matte Painting tricks. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 16:58 fxguidetv #044http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_044/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_044/#comments Mon, 17 Nov 2008 16:21:07 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19486 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_044/feed/ 0 The Masters of the Craft series continues with vfx supervisor and Oscar winner Michael Fink plus seven quick Aperture tips. The Masters of the Craft series continues with vfx supervisor and Oscar winner Michael Fink plus seven quick Aperture tips. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:20 fxguidetv #043http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_043/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_043/#comments Mon, 03 Nov 2008 21:32:39 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19484 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_043/feed/ 0 Our masters of the craft series returns with a conversation with vfx supervisor Scott Squires. The fxphd tip of the week dives into XSI. Our masters of the craft series returns with a conversation with vfx supervisor Scott Squires. The fxphd tip of the week dives into XSI. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 25:24 fxguidetv #042http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_042/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_042/#comments Tue, 28 Oct 2008 10:22:56 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19482 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_042/feed/ 0 We get technical with Mark Stasiuk about RealFlow and our fxphd tip of the week is a series of quick tips for Final Cut Pro. We get technical with Mark Stasiuk about RealFlow and our fxphd tip of the week is a series of quick tips for Final Cut Pro. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:08 fxguidetv #041http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_041/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_041/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2008 13:02:00 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19480 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_041/feed/ 0 Our "Masters of the Craft" series continues with a conversation with vfx supervisor John Dykstra. Our fxphd tip of the week centers on Nuke. Our "Masters of the Craft" series continues with a conversation with vfx supervisor John Dykstra. Our fxphd tip of the week centers on Nuke. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 29:24 fxguidetv #040http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_040/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_040/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2008 19:09:25 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19478 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_040/feed/ 0 ILM visual effects supervisor John Knoll about some of his "side" projects: Photoshop, Knoll Light Factory, and his Apollo documentary project. Also, a look at the new term at fxphd. ILM visual effects supervisor John Knoll about some of his "side" projects: Photoshop, Knoll Light Factory, and his Apollo documentary project. Also, a look at the new term at fxphd. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 28:36 fxguidetv #039http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_039/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_039/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2008 15:11:41 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19476 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_039/feed/ 0 The premiere of our 'Masters of the Craft' series -- a conversation with vfx supervisor Kim Libreri. Also, a quick look at the recently announced CS4. The premiere of our 'Masters of the Craft' series -- a conversation with vfx supervisor Kim Libreri. Also, a quick look at the recently announced CS4. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:59 fxguidetv #038http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_038/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_038/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2008 11:25:24 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19474 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_038/feed/ 0 IBC wrap-up. Coverage of finds from the show floor: Barco, Sonnet, Assimilate, Flow, and more. IBC wrap-up. Coverage of finds from the show floor: Barco, Sonnet, Assimilate, Flow, and more. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 24:40 fxguidetv #037http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_037/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_037/#comments Sun, 21 Sep 2008 12:48:21 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19472 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_037/feed/ 0 Coverage of IBC2008 continues with a look at the Foundry's Ocula plugins as well as a sneak preview of eyeon's Fusion 6 and an update on the soon to ship Generation. Coverage of IBC2008 continues with a look at the Foundry's Ocula plugins as well as a sneak preview of eyeon's Fusion 6 and an update on the soon to ship Generation. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:13 fxguidetv #036http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_036/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_036/#comments Sun, 14 Sep 2008 06:53:57 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19470 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_036/feed/ 0 The Road to IBC, an exclusive look at the new releases for Flame and Smoke from Autodesk. The Road to IBC, an exclusive look at the new releases for Flame and Smoke from Autodesk. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:42 fxguidetv #035http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_035/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_035/#comments Fri, 12 Sep 2008 17:42:51 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19468 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_035/feed/ 0 We talk to Ben Grossmann from The Syndicate about The Stones, Hitchcock, Martin Scorsese, Champagne and Radiohead ! We talk to Ben Grossmann from The Syndicate about The Stones, Hitchcock, Martin Scorsese, Champagne and Radiohead ! Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 21:33 fxguidetv #034http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_034/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_034/#comments Mon, 08 Sep 2008 07:19:50 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19466 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_034/feed/ 0 Ian Hunter and Matthew Gratzner of New Deal Studios discuss their work on The Dark Knight. Also the scoop on PFTrack 5.0 from Siggraph. Ian Hunter and Matthew Gratzner of New Deal Studios discuss their work on The Dark Knight. Also the scoop on PFTrack 5.0 from Siggraph. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 16:54 fxguidetv #033http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_033/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_033/#comments Sat, 30 Aug 2008 15:38:48 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19464 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_033/feed/ 0 A look at Pixar's Renderman as it turns 20, interview with Gamma and Density's Bob Currier, and the Australian premiere of WALL-E. A look at Pixar's Renderman as it turns 20, interview with Gamma and Density's Bob Currier, and the Australian premiere of WALL-E. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:44 fxguidetv #032http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_032/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_032/#comments Fri, 22 Aug 2008 13:42:57 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19462 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_032/feed/ 0 SIGGRAPH coverage continues with a focus on motion capture. We visit House of Moves in Los Angeles and the Organic Motion booth on the show floor. SIGGRAPH coverage continues with a focus on motion capture. We visit House of Moves in Los Angeles and the Organic Motion booth on the show floor. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 13:01 fxguidetv #031http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_031/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_031/#comments Sat, 16 Aug 2008 17:43:25 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19460 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_031/feed/ 0 Coverage from SIGGRAPH 2008 continues with a look at announcements from Autodesk and eyeon, as well as having fun killing time in the new technologies exhibit. Coverage from SIGGRAPH 2008 continues with a look at announcements from Autodesk and eyeon, as well as having fun killing time in the new technologies exhibit. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 13:45 fxguidetv #030http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_030/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_030/#comments Sat, 16 Aug 2008 16:06:39 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19458 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_030/feed/ 0 From Siggraph 2008, a look at some cool facial scanning and reconstruction from Image Metrics. From Siggraph 2008, a look at some cool facial scanning and reconstruction from Image Metrics. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 15:46 fxguidetv #029http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_029/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_029/#comments Tue, 05 Aug 2008 09:58:37 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19456 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_029/feed/ 0 A conversation with Paul Debevec about his recent research, as well as highlights of the upcoming SIGGRAPH 2009. A conversation with Paul Debevec about his recent research, as well as highlights of the upcoming SIGGRAPH 2009. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:35 fxguidetv #028http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_028/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_028/#comments Sat, 26 Jul 2008 10:01:59 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19454 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_028/feed/ 0 Mike Seymour visits with Richard Chataway of animation company Anifex to discuss stop motion. Flame batch tip of the week. Mike Seymour visits with Richard Chataway of animation company Anifex to discuss stop motion. Flame batch tip of the week. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:54 fxguidetv #027http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_027/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_027/#comments Tue, 22 Apr 2008 09:01:21 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19452 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_027/feed/ 0 From NAB, a look at the new Informer workflow spark and a visit to the DaVinici booth to check out the new features in Resolve. From NAB, a look at the new Informer workflow spark and a visit to the DaVinici booth to check out the new features in Resolve. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 12:18 fxguidetv #026http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_026/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_026/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2008 19:09:41 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19450 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_026/feed/ 0 In the first of our fxguidetv NAB 2008 reports we get the inside scoop direct from RED's Ted Schilowitz and present a preview of some tools the Foundry is working on for stereoscopic workflow. In the first of our fxguidetv NAB 2008 reports we get the inside scoop direct from RED's Ted Schilowitz and present a preview of some tools the Foundry is working on for stereoscopic workflow. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:44 fxguidetv #025http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_025/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_025/#comments Mon, 14 Apr 2008 09:29:00 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19448 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_025/feed/ 0 A conversation with digital stereo colourist Jeff Olm about the role of a colourist in the post process. A conversation with digital stereo colourist Jeff Olm about the role of a colourist in the post process. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 15:35 fxguidetv #024http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_024/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_024/#comments Wed, 02 Apr 2008 20:10:34 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19446 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_024/feed/ 0 Glenn Melenhorst and Simon Rosenthal from Iloura discuss the making of a fully animated TV commercial. Glenn Melenhorst and Simon Rosenthal from Iloura discuss the making of a fully animated TV commercial. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:22 fxguidetv #023http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_023/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_023/#comments Sun, 23 Mar 2008 11:51:33 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19444 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_023/feed/ 0 Part two of a special series on RED camera workflow in post, including keying and camera lens data. Part two of a special series on RED camera workflow in post, including keying and camera lens data. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 17:52 fxguidetv #022http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_022/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_022/#comments Tue, 11 Mar 2008 15:58:27 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19442 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_022/feed/ 0 Part one of a special two part series on RED camera workflow in post. Part one of a special two part series on RED camera workflow in post. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:43 fxguidetv #021http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_021/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_021/#comments Tue, 29 Jan 2008 21:10:57 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19440 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_021/feed/ 0 From Sundance, an interview with Spencer Susser the director of "I Love Sarah Jane". This was one of two fxphd affiliated short films shown at the film festival. From Sundance, an interview with Spencer Susser the director of "I Love Sarah Jane". This was one of two fxphd affiliated short films shown at the film festival. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:27 fxguidetv #020http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_020/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_020/#comments Sat, 19 Jan 2008 02:46:56 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19438 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_020/feed/ 0 ILM,Transformers An interview with members of the ILM vfx crew from "Transformers" and an After Effects tip of the week from fxphd prof Mark Christiansen. An interview with members of the ILM vfx crew from "Transformers" and an After Effects tip of the week from fxphd prof Mark Christiansen. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:16 fxguidetv #019http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_019/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_019/#comments Tue, 11 Dec 2007 09:21:20 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19436 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_019/feed/ 0 Theo Bialak, CG Supervisor for Sony Pictures Imageworks, talks about their work on Beowulf. Our fxphd.com tip of the week covers a very useful greenscreen keying tip. Theo Bialak, CG Supervisor for Sony Pictures Imageworks, talks about their work on Beowulf. Our fxphd.com tip of the week covers a very useful greenscreen keying tip. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:52 fxguidetv #018http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_018/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_018/#comments Sun, 18 Nov 2007 19:32:47 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19434 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_018/feed/ 0 A visit with Jayant Hadke and Sabu Joseph of Prime Focus in Mumbai, India and a look at their Silver Lion winning spot "Happy Dent Palace". A visit with Jayant Hadke and Sabu Joseph of Prime Focus in Mumbai, India and a look at their Silver Lion winning spot "Happy Dent Palace". Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 13:17 fxguidetv #017http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_017/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_017/#comments Thu, 25 Oct 2007 01:09:20 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19432 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_017/feed/ 0 Method Studio's Alex Frisch covers their work on Miller Lite's 'Break from the Crowd'. A look at the new term at fxphd.com. Method Studio's Alex Frisch covers their work on Miller Lite's 'Break from the Crowd'. A look at the new term at fxphd.com. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 11:15 fxguidetv #016http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_016/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_016/#comments Fri, 12 Oct 2007 11:41:59 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19430 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_016/feed/ 0 Interview with Grzegorz Jonkajtys, director of the animated short film "The Ark", which was SIGGRAPH 2007 Computer Animation Festival Best of Show. Interview with Grzegorz Jonkajtys, director of the animated short film "The Ark", which was SIGGRAPH 2007 Computer Animation Festival Best of Show. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 13:55 fxguidetv #015http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_015/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_015/#comments Tue, 02 Oct 2007 13:28:06 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19428 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_015/feed/ 0 An interview with the Emmy Award winning crew from Stargate Digital. The fxphd quick tip is a handy cheat for sky replacements. An interview with the Emmy Award winning crew from Stargate Digital. The fxphd quick tip is a handy cheat for sky replacements. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 19:40 fxguidetv #014http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_014/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_014/#comments Wed, 12 Sep 2007 20:14:21 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19426 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_014/feed/ 0 IBC Coverage. Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro about the new flame/smoke 2008 and Matt Plec from The Foundry about the tech preview of the new version of Nuke. IBC Coverage. Autodesk's Philippe Soeiro about the new flame/smoke 2008 and Matt Plec from The Foundry about the tech preview of the new version of Nuke. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:50 fxguidetv #013http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_013/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_013/#comments Mon, 27 Aug 2007 20:31:17 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19424 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_013/feed/ 0 RED's Ted Schilowitz, The Foundry's Bill Collis, and an interview with vfx art director Doug Chiang. RED's Ted Schilowitz, The Foundry's Bill Collis, and an interview with vfx art director Doug Chiang. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 18:11 fxguidetv #005-0012http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_005-0012/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_005-0012/#comments Mon, 27 Aug 2007 20:29:41 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19422 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_005-0012/feed/ 0 Check out our SIGGRAPH2007 coverage at http://www.awntv.com/channel/fxguide Check out our SIGGRAPH2007 coverage at http://www.awntv.com/channel/fxguide Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 32 fxguidetv #004http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_004/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_004/#comments Sun, 29 Jul 2007 02:17:43 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19420 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_004/feed/ 0 Interview with Activision's Steve Pearce and Phillippo Costanzo about 3D in the gaming industry. Photoshop matting techniques is the tip of the week. Interview with Activision's Steve Pearce and Phillippo Costanzo about 3D in the gaming industry. Photoshop matting techniques is the tip of the week. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 23:58 fxguidetv #003http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_003/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_003/#comments Sun, 15 Jul 2007 23:34:25 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19418 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_003/feed/ 0 A conversation with Ken Ralston and Dennis Muren from the recent VES Festival of Effects. Also, a look at greenscreen footage shot with the new Sony F23 Cine-Alta camera. A conversation with Ken Ralston and Dennis Muren from the recent VES Festival of Effects. Also, a look at greenscreen footage shot with the new Sony F23 Cine-Alta camera. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 23:05 fxguidetv #002http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_002/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_002/#comments Wed, 04 Jul 2007 13:59:38 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19416 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_002/feed/ 0 A follow up on the fxguide story about the shrinking deadlines in post and how it impacts vfx artists and houses. The fxphd tip of the week takes a look at vanishing point and 3D integration in Photoshop and After Effects CS3 A follow up on the fxguide story about the shrinking deadlines in post and how it impacts vfx artists and houses. The fxphd tip of the week takes a look at vanishing point and 3D integration in Photoshop and After Effects CS3 Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 20:15 fxguidetv #001http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_001/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_001/#comments Mon, 18 Jun 2007 20:59:38 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxguidetv&p=19414 http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv_001/feed/ 0 Premiere Episode. Interview with Chuck McIlvain from Sony Pictures Imageworks about 'Spider-Man 3' and a look at shape layers in After Effects CS3. Premiere Episode. Interview with Chuck McIlvain from Sony Pictures Imageworks about 'Spider-Man 3' and a look at shape layers in After Effects CS3. Jeff Heusser, John Montgomery, Mike Seymour no 14:10