Here's how far you can go without using CGI!
A high-end rendering technique that was previously only availble on workstations (and even then very slowly!) is coming to your phones
A really great resource for anyone wanting to learn this complex software
More hyper-realistic CGI, with innovative motion capture techniques
This holiday we're re-running some of our most popular articles, in case you didn't see them the first time. Today: have you ever heard the collective sound of several hundred people's jaws dropping? If you've been to a cinema where they're showing the Life of Pi for the first time, then you probably have
I don't know about you but I simply can't get enough VFX and Compositing breakdowns. The reason is that special effects are now so good that you don't always know they're there. It's pretty obvious with explosions, but what's definitely not so obvious is when a whole cityscape is fabricated