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Creating Kung Fury
Published Date: 3-Jun-2015
What do you get if you combine kung fu, Hitler, time travel, Vikings gods, anthropomorphic arcade cabinets – a tiny dash of David Hasselhoff – and then cover it in lashings of retro neon? Well there’s ...
Milk VFX Performs Good Effects Housekeeping
Published Date: 3-Jun-2015
“Thunderbirds Are Go” is a new animated episodic reboot of the 1960’s cult hit “Thunderbirds” series. With a number of vendors serving up content, continuity was important.
Other Technology to Watch
Published Date: 28-May-2015
HDR is the current buzzword, as the feature story “It’s an HDR World” in the May/June 2015 of CGW details. Yet, despite the headlines from NAB 2015 and those since the conference, there is more news i ...
Studios Calling Vancouver Home
Published Date: 28-May-2015
The lure of financial advantages, diverse locations, a sophisticated technical infrastructure, and a talented workforce is proving irresistible to film and television studios (see “Change in Direction ...
How to Animate without Modeling
Published Date: 20-May-2015
Reallusion, maker of the iClone animation package, is hosting a Game Character Animation contest, and are hoping to attract newbies and intermediate animators alike. (For more information on the conte ...
Go with the Flow
Published Date: 20-May-2015
Zoic Studios turned on the switch for aquatic time travel in MGM and Paramount’s recent Hot Tub Time Machine 2.
Law and Order
Published Date: 20-May-2015
Doner Company, the ad agency behind the new “Dodge Law” campaign, recently reached out to Berkeley, CA’s Tippet Studio (www.tippett.com) to create a computer-generated plush monkey to co-star in a ser ...
A First in 3D Printed Wearables
Published Date: 14-May-2015
MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, ISRAEL – Long-term Stratasys collaborator, architect and designer Neri Oxman has revealed the world’s first 3D printed photosynthetic wearable, embedded with living matter.
Audi's Birth
Published Date: 30-Apr-2015
Staying true to the Audi “Vorsprung durch Technik” values, Mill+ Director Andrew Proctor devised a progressive and technological 110-second spot called “Birth” for the car manufacturer.
A Look at 'Black Lake'
Published Date: 15-Apr-2015
LAS VEGAS, NV – Björk's "Black Lake" multimedia experience debuted at New York's Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) recently, with ethereal CG and visual effects created using Autodesk’s Maya 3D animation so ...
Worth Noting
Published Date: 8-Apr-2015
“One of the things I’m most proud of is the music in Home, ” says Tim Johnson, who directed the DreamWorks animated feature. “I worked with Rihanna (and Stargate), who wrote eight original songs for t ...
Seeing Spots
Published Date: 8-Apr-2015
A complex lab where cars auto-assemble, a world where actor Rob Lowe meets Rob Lowe, favorite childhood toys coming to life, hand-to-hand combat scenes with a western Anime-style touch. These are some ...
Flying Home
Published Date: 7-Apr-2015
Home has two main characters: Tip, a 12-year-old girl searching for her mother, and Oh, a six-legged alien outcast. But, there’s also a third character: the flying car they travel in.
Image Engine Controls 'Chappie' Renders
Published Date: 31-Mar-2015
How many CPU minutes does it take to make 1,000 VFX shots for “Chappie”? Over 95 million – or, put another way, the equivalent of one computer working non-stop for 2,000+ years.
CG Laid 'Bear'
Published Date: 27-Mar-2015
Paddington is no ordinary bear, nor does he look like the typical teddy bear. Anyone who knows Paddington has a good idea of what he looks like. Floppy hat, duffle coat, button eyes — details you migh ...
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