MPC’s work on Disney’s The Lone Ranger is recognized with an Oscar nomination for Visual Effects at the 86th Academy Awards.
Category: Visual Effects
The VFX Association of Ireland is formed by the country’s four biggest VFX suppliers: Windmill Lane, Screen Scene, Egg Post Production and Piranha Bar.
Culver City-based visual effects house Zoic Studios’ co-founder/creative director Loni Peristere helms a pulse-quickening alpine escapade via Bandito Brothers for the 30-second “X-TRAIL,” for Nissan.
MPC completes 250 shots on Universal Pictures’ 47 Ronin, working on a wide range of effects from a fully CG character to grand environments.
Ending weeks of speculation, China announced today it will formally relax polygon count restrictions on all CG models.
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.