Burbank-based Furious FX took on their largest project to date with Disney's re-imagined Race to Witch Mountain, creating UFOs, SUV collisions and eerie blue alien lights along the way.
Bill Desowitz hangs out with a few of the creators of those iconic monsters and aliens that comprise the first natively authored stereo feature at DreamWorks Animation.
Feverishly working round-the-clock as usual to finish the series, Battlestar Galactica's vfx supervisor reviews its achievement along with creator Ron Moore.
For Knowing, Animal Logic created realistic disasters, particularly a spectacular plane crash and subway collision along with… the end of the world?
After our in-depth making of coverage, the Watchmen director discusses bringing the landmark graphic novel to the screen.
Sony Pictures Imageworks, Intelligent Creatures, MPC Vancouver, CIS Hollywood and Rising Sun Pictures discuss their contributions to Watchmen in the final part of our coverage.
In the first part of our in-depth Watchmen coverage, we get an overview from Alex McDowell, the production designer, and John DJ DesJardin, the overall visual effects supervisor.
Concept Illustrator Scott Lukowski discusses his experiences on Watchmen and some other high profile movies.
In VFXWorld's final "The Digital Eye" column, Autodesk's Sebastian Sylwan discusses how stereo 3-D can flourish if it becomes part of the toolset and not just a gimmick.
Tara Bennett hears about the secret mind wiping Zoic Studios is doing for Joss Whedon's new show Dollhouse.
Prague-based UPP raises its profile with The International, taking on crowd scenes and construction on the Guggenheim in battling an evil bank.
In this sixth and final excerpt from The Official Luxology modo 301 Guide, author Daniel Ablan shows how to sculpt landscapes.
London-based Peerless Camera Co. and Digiscope discuss creating the signature "push" effect and more for Push.
VFXWorld offers its sixth-annual Oscar chat with the supervisors nominated for Benjamin Button, The Dark Knight and Iron Man.
For psychological thriller The Uninvited, a director and vfx supervisor team who cut their teeth on commercials make contortionist corpses and milk-turned-blood realistic.
Famed creature designer Patrick Tatopoulos moved into the director's chair for the third Underworld film, Rise of the Lycans, with even more vfx than the first two.
The famed Japanese illustrator divulges how his first movie design experience on Coraline has impacted his style.
In this month's issue of "The Digital Eye," The Tale of Despereaux DP Brad Blackbourn describes how he traveled halfway around the world to work on the Flemish-inspired, painterly film.
The Academy held its annual VFX Bakeoff on Thursday, with Thomas J. McLean providing the full report with exclusive breakdown clips!
MK12 discusses going Bond with the iconic title sequence and other graphical goodies and with exclusive clip.