VFX Games: Art of Compositing

Stunning short by Roy Peker that nicely describes what VFX Compositing is all about.   Caption: "A short project that I have created that explains what is VFX and especially Digital Compositing. ...

Artist Reel: Paul Wicke 2016

Check out 3D Generalist Paul Wicke's showreel 2016. Paul says: " My name is Paul Wicke, I'm from Canberra Australia. I'm a generalist who has been in the industry for roughly a decade, main skills are, ligh...

Making of: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Framestore takes you behind the scenes of FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM in this making of featurette that takes a look at how many of the awe-inspiring creatures and sets were made....

VFX Artists on Conan

Check out Conan O'Briens satirical take on the plight of VFX Artists and their working conditions on "The Jungle Book". Have a look at the clip in the header....

Why CG Sucks (Except It Doesn’t)

RocketJump Film School dives into the whole "Why VFX Sucks" discussion in this brilliant clip explaining why it actually doesn't suck. Check out the clip in the header....

Worst VFX Ever

Somebody who names themselves World Wide Interweb has made a compilation of what they consider to be the worst special (visual) effects ever in film-making history. But do you agree with this list? Any missing ...

The Careers Panel from the 2015 VFX Festival

For the people who missed this... Great advice from the 2015 VFX Festival on how to land that job in VFX. Have a look at the informative recruitment panel from the 2015 VFX Festival. The panel consists of re...

Why Today’s VFX Films Suck

Well, you don't have to agree, but this interesting clip seems to work on the premise that today's VFX make film feel hollow due to putting impressiveness over believability. It attempts to give a reason why th...

Top 10 VFX Innovations in the 21st Century

A nice round up of the top 10 most important innovations in Visual Effects (according to CineFix) this century. Of course the list is never complete nor is it precise, but at least it is a good video to send to...

CG on Acid with Zombies & Killer Plants

Have a look at Alf Lovvold's amazing and surreal trailer entitled "Dawn of the Planet of the Zombies and the Giant Killer Plants on some Serious Acid". Alf is a Norwegian 3d artist who co-founded Gimpville, a s...

Shia LeBeouf in Star Wars, Avengers, Seven & 2001

Ok, let's face it, the green screen work in some of these is a bit dodgy, but pretty funny the way the internet has risen to the challenge after Shia LeBeouf and London's Central Saint Martins art school releas...

Tiger Mountain VFX Breakdown

Dexter Studios has released a very nice breakdown of their work on "The Taking of Tiger Mountain". You can see the breakdown in the header and more about Dexter Studios here.   You can see more about...

ILM 40 Years

Industrial Light & Magic has given us so many fantastic cinematic experiences and this year they celebrate their 40th Anniversary in style with a compilation of shots from the more than 300 films they have ...