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Tag: vfx

Controlling robots with Maya

Befores and Afters has published an article on how industrial robots can be controlled directly from within Maya using a plugin called Mimic. This can be useful for controlling complex camera rigs that need to precisely repeat movements for VFX that use miniatures and physical models. Read the article in full on Befores and Afters. 

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Spider-Man: Far From Home VFX Breakdown

For Marvel Studios’ Spider-Man: Far From Home, Framestore  took on the dazzling ‘Illusion Battle,’ a mesmerizing sequence which sees Mysterio play on Peter’s very worst fears by conjuring psychedelic environments, freakish characters and a dramatic narrative. Working with Production VFX Supervisor Janek Sirrs, the team crafted the story and design of the sequence as well […]

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VFX behind the Stranger Things monsters

Rodeo FX, lead vendor on the record-breaking third season of the Netflix hit series Stranger Things, has just released behind-the-scenes videos that break down the visual effects that brought all the season’s creatures and monsters to life.  Watch the premiere of RodeoFX’s VFX breakdowns showcasing the making-of of their visual effects on the exploding rats, […]

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“Stranger Things” Season 3 — VFX Breakdown

RISE VFX Supervisor Oliver Hohn and his team threw cars, transformed people into hamburger meat, vaporized a forest and some main characters without burning them and drilled miles of Russian tunnels under Hawkins.

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MPC’s “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” — VFX Breakdown

Per MPC’s dedicated X-Men: Dark Phoenix page: MPC was the lead facility on Dark Phoenix and delivered over 660 shots, though they worked on many more. Over 1,350 out of the 1,700 shots have a visual effects component. With a team of over 1,500 artists, they created all of the X-Men digital doubles and supplied them to other VFX […]

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Pixomondo — “Game of Thrones” S8 VFX Breakdown

With the ride finally over, and so many characters laid to rest, we turn now to the amazing work that went on behind the scenes. International VFX studio Pixomondo provided some of the most iconic visuals of the final season, including sets, vehicles, and loads of creature work. (WARNING: If you’re one of the six […]

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Bifrost for Maya announced

Autodesk has announced Bifrost for Maya which will ship on July 31 with the Maya 2019.2 release. The new Bifrost offers a node-based visual programming environment to create many types of VFX including smoke, fire, and fuzz and effects that require high-performance particle systems. Some of the main features include: Ready-to-Use Graphs – Users can quickly […]

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Method Studios’ VFX – “Men in Black: International”

Columbia Pictures’ Men in Black: International continues the original franchise’s inventive tone, pairing new recruit Agent M (Tessa Thompson) with veteran Agent H (Chris Hemsworth). Director F. Gary Gray blends comedy, sci-fi and adventure as the duo encounter eye-popping aliens and exotic locales to uncover a mole in the Men in Black organization. To help realize the film’s […]

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WATCH: Michelle Eisenreich Talks ‘First Man’ In-Camera VFX at FMX 2019

DNEG visual effects producer discusses unique processing of never-before-seen NASA footage on Damien Chazelle’s Oscar-winning drama about Neil Armstrong’s legendary Moon walk. With FMX 2019 just finishing up May 3 in Stuttgart, Germany, we’re pleased to present our latest set of exclusive interviews with some of the talented speakers who presented over the packed four-day conference, a […]

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“The Orville” – Season 2 VFX Breakdown Reel

The Orville follows the adventures of the eponymous starship that, much in the same mold as Roddenberry’s Star Trek, has as its mission to explore lands and peoples not yet discovered. With such space-faring storylines comes the necessity for hugely ambitious visual effects, and international VFX studio Pixomondo was only too happy to lend their talents to the effort. […]

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