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From the North Island to the South

We’re two weeks from leaving New Zealand and I’ve only updated on here once. Whether this is because we have less time and there’s plenty of things to see and do, or the fact that wifi is a lot more limited here I’m really not sure. 682 more words

Travel

Remakes and reboots - are they a good idea?

Thunderbirds is being remade into a children’s television show reported the New Zealand HeraldITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures with assistance Weta Workshop are recreating the show, which is due to be released in 2015. 224 more words

New Zealand

Portrait with Claire Prebble and Warren Dion Smith

I did this shoot in Wellington with the amazing Claire Prebble, costume artist. Claire is the youngest ever to win the overall WOW awards and works as the head costume designer at WETA. 93 more words

Creative

South Korean Adventures: Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul

This week was vacation, but did you not just started work a month ago?, you may say. And the response is: yes, yes I did. But hey who am I to refuse to go on vacation.  369 more words

WETA Workshop

Today we went to the WETA workshop. For those of you who don’t know what that is, it’s a special effects and props company that produces effects for television and film. 137 more words

Cloaks & Daggers: New book offers unprecedented access to costumes, props, and sets of The Hobbit series

Review by C.J. Bunce

How often have you wished you had access to detailed photographs of the costumes and props of your favorite sci-fi or fantasy franchise?  532 more words

Movies

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 out of 5

Directed by Matt Reeves

Starring Andy Serkis as Caeser

Jason Clarke as Malcolm… 654 more words

Drama