Posts Tagged ‘visual effects’
Are you considering a career in visual effects? In this post we share loads of practical advice from professional visual effects artists.
Autodesk made a big announcement on the Sunday before NAB and revealed their new product line up for their creative finishing products…introducing Smoke 2015 and Flame Assist.
Darren Aronofsky takes on the story of Noah for his latest epic film. Naturally this would require a TON of rain. See how they pulled off this effect on-set in this behind-the-scenes video.
Hide the identity of a subject or distort a logo/license plate using this Premiere Pro workflow.
Pinterest is known for fashion, architecture and food content, but there’s a growing number of filmmakers, motion designers and video pros using it for a different kind of inspiration. In this post we share a few of our favorite pro video Pinterest boards and accounts.
Use the 32-bit color setting in After Effects for more than just color grading. We share a trick for getting brighter than white color using 32-bit and experiment with it to create unique effects!
In this masterclass video, VFX legend Douglas Trumbull shares his work behind the visual effects in 2001: Space Odyssey, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Blade Runner and many more.
See the best VFX over the last 30+ years in this excellent montage of the Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects.
HitFilm is a crowdfunded visual effects app that’s currently FREE. See HitFilm in action and get all the details in this post.
The Wolf of Wall Street isn’t known for it’s special effects, but the VFX and compositing work that went into it is impressive. Check out this VFX breakdown to get a behind the scenes look.
Get Autodesk Flame’s automizer node inside of Smoke. In this video tutorial we’ll show you how to get this node and use it to enhance your effects capabilities!
Be inspired by a few films that prove that less is more, when it comes to dialogue. These silent (or near silent) films convey emotion through mood, production style and clever storytelling.