Ending weeks of speculation, China announced today it will formally relax polygon count restrictions on all CG models.
Category: Visual Effects
Framestore taps Golaem Crowd to create 40,000 cheering fans for the Nike “Dare to be Brazilian” campaign.
10 contenders flaunt their “visual goods” at the annual Motion Picture Academy Oscar-nomination voting presentation.
RE:Vision Effects announces DE:Flicker, a new plug-in for Adobe After Effects to smooth out flickers and artifacts when shooting high frame rate or timelapse video.
Out from under George Lucas’ wings, ILM’s legendary visual effects guru takes the helm as Chief Creative Officer.
Leading up to the Academy’s VFX bakeoff Thursday night, ILM releases several new videos giving a behind-the-scenes look at some of the year’s biggest tentpole features.
Organizers for SIGGRAPH’s 41st International Conference and Exhibition on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques issue a call for submissions.
The Beijing-based executive, whose firm bought Digital Domain in 2012, was felled by a sudden heart attack.
Puppets, chiseled gladiators, smart aleck rodents and a canine genius are just some of the animated characters coming to theatres this Winter.
The Mill teams with agency AMV/BBDO and production company Stink to create “One Day” for Cancer Research UK.
Creative company Fake Love collaborates with New York-based artist and filmmaker Aerosyn-Lex Mestrovic for his directorial debut, Scriptura Vitae, a short film commissioned for the UK’s Channel 4 "Random Acts" segments.
New short combines high-end visual effects and creature animation with an astronaut’s inadvertent lapse in judgment to hilarious effect.
LOOK Effects produces the visual effects for Grudge Match; fills New Orleans arena with 10,000 fight fans.
Tweak Software announced support for AJA Video's KONA 3G, T-TAP and Io XT and NVIDIA's GPUDirect for Video in RV-SDI.
Brickyard VFX partners with General Gau to create Air on the Side of Humanity, a new three spot campaign for JetBlue Airways.
Rampant Design Tools expands drag-and-drop Quicktime elements for VFX artists and editors with the launch of Rampant LensFX, GrungeFX Cinematics, and Rampant Bokeh Opticals 2.
The Visual Effects Society names acclaimed filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón as the recipient of its Visionary Award in recognition of his extraordinary career, most recently including his landmark achievement on this year’s hugely acclaimed Gravity.
Light of Day delivers artful musings of newfound millionaire in The Car and Garden, two new spots for the New York Lottery.
Thinkbox Software releases the latest edition of its high-volume particle renderer for Autodesk Maya, Krakatoa MY 2.3
Reel FX’s new app Baby Turkey Trouble, based on the animated feature Free Birds, reaches a landmark 100,000 downloads in less than a month.