Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Jurassic World used Motion Capture to create realistic dinosaurs

#JurassicWorld used #MotionCapture to create realistic dinosaurs. Take a peak at how they did it.


Historian Uses Lasers to Unlock Mysteries of Gothic Cathedrals

Laser scanners were used to find out how certain Gothic cathedrals were built. A laser scan measures the distance between the scanner and every point it hits and is accurate within five millimeters. Take a look. #LIDAR

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Monday, June 22, 2015

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation Trailer

Check out this suspenseful trailer for Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation. The visual effects look incredible, along with the amazing stunts. It hits the theaters July 30th.

Watch the trailer here!

E3 2015

We had such a blast at #E32015! Check out our album on Facebook!

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Friday, June 19, 2015

Change in Direction for Canada

British Columbia accounts for 60 percent of all foreign-location film and TV production in Canada, and total full-time jobs generated by film and TV production are estimated at more than 36,000.

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Thursday, June 18, 2015

TNG Texturing Service

TNG can texture your 3D characters, vehicles and props. Let us know how we can help move your project along by adding color to your models! www.tngvfx.com



The Daredevil details

How did they make this very cool opening sequence for Marvel​'s #Daredevil? Find out how they came up with the concept and what it took to create it.

Read about here.


Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Watch E3 2015 Live!

#‎E32015‬ started today! We'll be walking around the conference checking out what's hot right now in electronics. Who else is at E3?

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Monday, June 15, 2015

Jurassic World dominates the box office both domestically and globally

Jurassic World dominated the box office both domestically and globally this past weekend with the biggest opening of all time.

Read full article here.


Fallout 4 Hits November 10

Bethesda unveiled some details at the E3 press conference for Fallout 4, which was officially confirmed for a release on November 10 across PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Take a look at the teaser.

Watch the teaser here.




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Friday, June 12, 2015

IGN's Live Streaming for E3 2015

Watch E3 2015 live on IGN's home page and various IGN apps. We hope to see some familiar faces next week.

Click here to see E3's schedule and IGN's live streaming apps.





The Best VFX Movie Ever

Film critics William Bibbiani, Witney Seibold and Brian Formo choose their #1 pick for The Best Visual Effects Movie Ever. Do you agree?


Thursday, June 11, 2015

Creature Designers - The Frankenstein Complex

Creature Designers - The Frankenstein Complex walks with the legends of the industry and explores their creation process. It will begin its festival run in September 2015.

Read about it here.


Cine Gear Expo 2015

Below the Line talks about Cine Gear Expo 2015 and what's up-and-coming for filmmakers.

Read full article here (published by Below the Line).




Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Veterans in Film and Television Launches Production Assistant Workshop at Sony Studios

Sony will be hosting a Production Assistant Workshop next week to help Veterans find work in the entertainment industry.

Read full article here.


VFX Takes Music Videos to a Whole New Level

Artists have used vfx in their music videos since the 80's. Herbie Hancock was the first to take home an award for his work on Rockit. If you decide to use vfx in your music video and need 3D scanning, we put together some tips to help make the process a bit easier.

See full article here.

See video here.
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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Digital Assets for Film, Television & Commercials

We 3D scanned our friend Sam a couple months back. We did a full head and body scan and created these cleaned up samples with and without textures. This type of digital asset can be inserted into a scene as the main focus or as background.




Using Visual Effects in Commercials

Visual effects have taken commercials to a new level and the use of digital assets has helped create unforgettable scenes. How can #3Dscanning help you in the production of your next project?

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Monday, June 8, 2015

VES Presentation: Entrepreneurship in Entertainment Technology

VES hosted a great presentation over the weekend with Carl Rosendahl speaking on Entrepreneurship in Entertainment Technology. Here is our Founder, Nick Tesi with VFX Executive Producer at BOT, Hetal Jain, who took a moment to flash their smiles.


The Games We Play: How Do They Look So Good?

Did you know the gaming industry made $22.41 billion in 2014? The #1 game sold was Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. The graphics today are incredible and it makes you wonder what could possibly come next.

Read full article here.

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

VFX in TV: S.H.I.E.L.D + Flash + Black Sails

The visual effects used in television today are a good match to what's being used in film. Take a look at what's been going on with #TheFlash, #AgentsofShield and #BlackSails.

Read full article here.