The BBC has a deserved reputation for the general awesomeness of its period dramas, and one of the things that keeps them on track and within budget is a surprisingly large amount of VFX.
Gary Hango, an expert in video effects and processing, is also an enthusiastic Lightworks user. In part 2 of this series, he introduces the language Lightworks uses to create video effects, and shows how you can write your own.
This human consciousness would represent humanity, if contact was made with other life forms out there
A French Revolution:The name BUF Compagnie is not always the first company to leap to mind when one thinks of the world’s top VFX houses, but you’ve been living under a rock if you haven’t been dazzled regularly by the company’s work. And soon, reports guest author Neal Romanek you will be able to buy the software that produced it.
In Part 3 of this 3 part series, HaZ, our VFX correspendent, talks about Networking; not about IP addresses and routers, but getting to know the people you need to know
In the run-up to the 2015 Oscar's, we're highlighting nominees in the Visual Effects category. First up: Interstellar and a behind-the-scenes featurette that explains how the production brought its black hole into being.
- Sunday 27 Sep 2015 - (46525) Five top tips for colorists
- Tuesday 22 Sep 2015 - (17185) Review - Blackmagic Ursa Mini 4K: The most interesting camera of the decade?
- Friday 25 Sep 2015 - (12037) Full details of the new RED Raven
- Wednesday 30 Sep 2015 - (11956) Why working for free is a bad idea
- Thursday 24 Sep 2015 - (11054) World's fastest video codec can handle 16K
- Sunday 4 Oct 2015 - (789) If CGI is bad, is CGI to blame?
- Saturday 3 Oct 2015 - (1374) Major upgrade for JVC's flagship 4K camera, the GY-LS300
- Friday 2 Oct 2015 - (1778) Digital Cinema Society launches web series for filmmakers and cinematographers
- Friday 2 Oct 2015 - (2973) Dell massively updates Precision Mobile Workstations
- Friday 2 Oct 2015 - (2047) GenArts unveils Sapphire 9 VFX plug-in suite