fxguide http://www.fxguide.com vfx, mograph, and production news Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:21:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 the vfx show #186: Dawn of the Planet of the Apeshttp://www.fxguide.com/thevfxshow/the-vfx-show-186-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/ http://www.fxguide.com/thevfxshow/the-vfx-show-186-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/#comments Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:00:17 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=thevfxshow&p=51912 http://www.fxguide.com/thevfxshow/the-vfx-show-186-dawn-of-the-planet-of-the-apes/feed/ 0 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 fxpodcast #279: SIGGRAPH preview – Real-Time Live!http://www.fxguide.com/fxpodcasts/fxpodcast-279-siggraph-preview-real-time-live/ http://www.fxguide.com/fxpodcasts/fxpodcast-279-siggraph-preview-real-time-live/#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 02:35:25 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxpodcasts&p=51870 http://www.fxguide.com/fxpodcasts/fxpodcast-279-siggraph-preview-real-time-live/feed/ 0 Ape Actinghttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/ape-acting/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/ape-acting/#comments Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:54:02 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51661 Dawn of Planet of the Apes delivers complex serious acting from its lead digital characters - we speak to Weta Digital about this blockbuster hit of the summer.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/ape-acting/feed/ 3 Academy Inviteshttp://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/academy-invites/ http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/academy-invites/#comments Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:34:49 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=quicktakes&p=51732 http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/academy-invites/feed/ 1 COLORWAY: The Foundry’s new Design toolhttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/colorway-the-foundrys-new-design-tool/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/colorway-the-foundrys-new-design-tool/#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:30:41 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51697 The Foundry has launched COLORWAY, a new design application that speeds up and changes the process of iterating on and finalizing an image or product look, and expands the company's move into the design space.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/colorway-the-foundrys-new-design-tool/feed/ 1 66th Annual Emmy Nominationshttp://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/66th-annual-emmy-nominations/ http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/66th-annual-emmy-nominations/#comments Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:45:42 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=quicktakes&p=51723 http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/66th-annual-emmy-nominations/feed/ 1 the rc #143: Jas does Sonyhttp://www.fxguide.com/therc/the-rc-143-jas-does-sony/ http://www.fxguide.com/therc/the-rc-143-jas-does-sony/#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 23:58:26 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=therc&p=51685 http://www.fxguide.com/therc/the-rc-143-jas-does-sony/feed/ 2 VFX in TV, A to V: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D to Vikings & Morehttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/vfx-in-tv-a-to-v-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-to-vikings-and-more/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/vfx-in-tv-a-to-v-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-to-vikings-and-more/#comments Wed, 09 Jul 2014 03:59:44 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51453 We explore VFX in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Hannibal, Hawaii Five-O, Sleepy Hollow, Game of Thrones, Vikings and Orphan Black.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/vfx-in-tv-a-to-v-agents-of-s-h-i-e-l-d-to-vikings-and-more/feed/ 3 fxinsider: bonus Transformers ILM podcastshttp://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-bonus-transformers-ilm-podcasts/ http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-bonus-transformers-ilm-podcasts/#comments Mon, 07 Jul 2014 05:30:32 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=quicktakes&p=51571 In these special audio podcasts for fxinsider members, we talk to ILM animation director Rick O'Connor and CG supervisor John Hansen about Transformers: Age of Extinction.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-bonus-transformers-ilm-podcasts/feed/ 1 Ptex, the other side of texturinghttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/ptex_the_other_side/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/ptex_the_other_side/#comments Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:00:42 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51217 Disney Animation responds to fxguide's UDIM texture article and promises even more new Ptex tools.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/ptex_the_other_side/feed/ 1 Creature Q&A: inside the Cochise effects on Falling Skieshttp://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/creature-qa-inside-the-cochise-effects-on-falling-skies/ http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/creature-qa-inside-the-cochise-effects-on-falling-skies/#comments Fri, 04 Jul 2014 02:19:26 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=quicktakes&p=51622 A conversation with artists from MastersFX about how they bring to life Falling Skies' Cochise with practical and digital fx.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/creature-qa-inside-the-cochise-effects-on-falling-skies/feed/ 1 Crytek’s Cinebox – an updatehttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/cryteks-cinebox-an-update/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/cryteks-cinebox-an-update/#comments Thu, 03 Jul 2014 03:43:38 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51587 Find out what's been happening with Crytek's Cinebox - from game projects to previs - with exclusive behind the scenes videos.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/cryteks-cinebox-an-update/feed/ 2 fxinsider: Two TVCs from The Millhttp://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-two-tvcs-from-the-mill/ http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-two-tvcs-from-the-mill/#comments Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:03:08 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=quicktakes&p=51496 How The Mill and Mill+ pulled off the vfx for some fun Autozone Duralast spots and Gatorade's Fierce campaign.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/quicktakes/fxinsider-two-tvcs-from-the-mill/feed/ 0 Age of Extinction: ILM turns up its Transformers toolsethttp://www.fxguide.com/featured/age-of-extinction-ilm-turns-up-its-transformers-toolset/ http://www.fxguide.com/featured/age-of-extinction-ilm-turns-up-its-transformers-toolset/#comments Mon, 30 Jun 2014 06:17:40 +0000 http://www.fxguide.com/?post_type=fxfeatured&p=51498 How ILM ramped up on robot facial animation, created new hypno-transformations, the dinobots, enormous fx sims and spaceships in the newest Transformers film.]]> http://www.fxguide.com/featured/age-of-extinction-ilm-turns-up-its-transformers-toolset/feed/ 15