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  • Interview with Christoph Roth

    From animation to producing VFX for Oscar-nominated films: VFX Producer Christoph Roth discusses his career path, successes, and the Oscar nomination for his latest release, Guardians of the Galaxy.    Read More
  • And the Oscar Goes To...

    There were some surprises and some expected winners at the 87th annual Academy Awards. See who took home statues, and follow our directions to read in-depth coverage of how the top animated feature, animated short, and VFX winners were created.  Read More
  • Video Jewels

    Iconoclast director Yoann Lemoine (AKA the experimental pop-folk musician Woodkid) takes viewers on a beautifully surreal journey for emerging indie artist Black Atlass through the use of computer graphics.     Read More
  • Fish Out of Water

    Iloura helps transition the cast of Sponge Bob from their traditional 2D look into 3D as the characters find new action and adventure on land in a live-action environment.    Read More
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Volume 38 Issue 1: (Jan/Feb 2015)

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MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, ISRAEL – Technology from Stratasys, Ltd., a 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions ...
Nvizible Creates Bionic Effects for Kingsman Nvizible Creates Bionic Effects for Kingsman
Nvizible has completed over 210 visual effects shots for Matthew Vaughn’s Kingsman: The Secret Service (Twentieth ...
Intelligent Creatures Upping the VFX Level for 'Orphan Black' Intelligent Creatures Upping the VFX Level for 'Orphan Black'
Toronto-based visual effects shop Intelligent Creatures is using Blackmagic Design’s Fusion Studio to complete VFX for ...
Modern VideoFilm Adds Magic Touch to The Book of Life Modern VideoFilm Adds Magic Touch to The Book of Life
BURBANK, CA—The vibrant, colorful worlds of 20th Century Fox and Reel FX Animation Studios’ The Book of Life set the ...
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TORONTO – Production Technology LLC (Protec), the largest live events production company in the Middle East, deployed ...
The Physical Nature of VFX The Physical Nature of VFX
The feature The Theory of Everything is not a visual effects film, but that does not mean that it is devoid of VFX work.
MPC Crafts Unexpected Creatures for Commercial MPC Crafts Unexpected Creatures for Commercial
Little Frill, a frustrated digital frill-necked lizard, and his housemate, the cheeky tarsier, are the latest stars of ...
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Nomad Extends Reach from Editing to VFX
Stitch Expands Reach from London to LA
Full Sail Grads Feel the Oscar Love
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New Mixamo Debuting in March
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