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Visual Effects Guide To Success (Video, Motion Graphics)

A day in the life of a visual effects and motion graphics artist. It would be really good if yours is different.


Life After Pi, documentary about Rhythm & Hues Studios

This is only the first chapter of an upcoming feature-length documentary “Hollywood Ending,” that delves into the larger, complex challenges facing the US Film Industry and the many professionals working within it, whose fates and livelihood are intertwined.


Computer Graphics World – Casualties of the Recession

The econopocalypse has blazed has a path of destruction through every sector of the economy—leaving Chrysler and now GM in bankruptcy. Now, it looks like the wave of destruction is bearing down on the effects industry, too, refuting the theory that this industry is recession proof. via Computer Graphics World – Casualties of the Recession. […]


Ben*Jammin, Spring. VFX Music Video

Jumping will make things jump. Original concept for a music video.


Kickstand Opens Animation and Research Development Company in New York City

Kickstand Opens Animation and Research Development Company in New York City

Kickstand LLC, a character animation and research development studio committedto “moving animation beyond the imagination,” has opened its doors in Brooklyn, New York.


VIDEO Film Preview Trailer: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

VIDEO Film Preview Trailer: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Enjoy this HD video of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince released by Aintcool.com with some backstage information on the story and characters background. Be the first to like. Like Unlike


VFX Fan Film Trailer: Metal Gear Solid Philantropy Trailer 2

VFX Fan Film Trailer: Metal Gear Solid Philantropy Trailer 2

Metal Gear Solid Philantropy is a fan movie inspired by the Hideo Kojima’s videogame series. Scheduled for release in 2009.


Commercial: Carousel, A Philips Cinematic Viewing Experience

Commercial: Carousel, A Philips Cinematic Viewing Experience

A one long shooting sequence with tells a story with a lot of visual effects. That is the latest commercial for a popular TV set brand.


Crimson FX, add Star Wars light saber effects to your QuickTime movies or DV streams

Crimson FX is an effect generator for Quicktime movies and DV streams designed to make adding laser and light blade effects (and possibly other effects) as easy as possible. I decided to write Crimson FX after reading a posting on BoingBoing about how to create rotoscoped Light Saber effects. Unfortunately, it required quite a chunk […]