special effects

How they did it – Visual Effects in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Yesterday “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was nominated for Academy Awards in 5 categories including Film Editing and Visual Effects. Yes, J.J. Abrams and crew used a lot of practical effects along with real sets and models, but there were also 2100 digital effects shots… Read More »How they did it – Visual Effects in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Rocket Reel: The making of Rocket Raccoon

Rocket Raccoon from Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy is often mentioned as one of the favorite characters from the film. Some even suggested Bradley cooper get a Best Supporting Actor for the role. They also wanted to include the team at visual effects house Framestore… Read More »Rocket Reel: The making of Rocket Raccoon

Maleficent Trailer Released

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The new trailer for Disney’s Maleficent has been released and it looks fantastic. From what we can tell Angelina Jolie is as icy and evil as we thought she would be, but there is a layer of curious sentiment involved that I not expect. Granted,… Read More »Maleficent Trailer Released