Creative Arts Emmy Winners

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences awarded the 2010-2011 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards for programs and individual achievements at the 63rd Emmy Awards presentation at the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles. HBO was the big winner with Boardwalk Empire leading the way. Congratulations to the winners as well as to all who were nominated.

Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Series
Boardwalk Empire (Pilot) HBO

Robert Stromberg, Visual Effects Designer
David Taritero, Visual Effects Producer
Justin Ball, Visual Effects Supervisor
Richard Friedlander, Visual Effects Producer
Paul Graff, Visual Effects Supervisor
Steve Kirshoff, Special Effects Coordinator
J. John Corbett, Lead Compositor
Brian Sales, Lead Compositor
Ah Dee, Lead Compositor

Here’s our interview with Brainstorm Digital visual effects producer Richard Friedlander about his work for Boardwalk Empire.

Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special
Gettysburg History Channel

Kent Johnson, Visual Effects Supervisor
J. David Everhart, Visual Effects Producer
Mike Yip, Lead Visual Effects Animator
Jon Rhinehardt, Lead Visual Effects Compositor
Jason Korber, Visual Effects Compositor
Jared Jones, Visual Effects Compositor
Ethan Summers, Lead Model Maker
Brent Steinberg, Cgi Artist
Max Poolman, Special Effects Supervisor

Outstanding Main Title Design
Game Of Thrones HBO

Angus Wall, Creative Director
Robert Feng, Art Director
Kirk H. Shintani, Animator
Hameed Shaukat, Designer

Check out our fxinsider coverage of Elastic’s work on the Game of Thrones main titles here.

For a complete list of winners visit

Emmys in 25 other categories will be presented at the 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards telecast on Sunday, September 18, 2011, 8 ET/5 PT, over the FOX Television Network at the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE.