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VFX and Story in Harry Potter

One of the many things that the current mega-blockbusters have in common is their reliance on visual effects (VFX) and computer generated imagery (CGI).  These incredible tools now allow filmmakers to tell fantastical stories and showcase stunning visuals that would otherwise be impossible to create.  632 more words

Scanning My Collection> Batman: Digital Justice

The world is an ever-changing place. Some are good and some are bad. Thus is the way of things. For example, I was a kid when video games became popular and we even had an arcade in walking distance (at a time when parents didn’t freak if their kid left the yard…if they’re even that “brave”). 2,086 more words

DC Spotlight

London Bridge is falling down

SPOILER ALERT: if you have not watched LONDON HAS FALLEN, but you might in the future, do not read any further.

CGI stands for Computer Generated Imagery. 303 more words

My View Of The World

"Architecture": A Cinematic Visual Poem Short Film Directed By Iain Chudleigh (2016)

“Architecture” is a Cinematic Visual Poem Short Film Directed By Iain Chudleigh.

Filmed, Edited and Directed by:  Iain Chudleigh

Music by:  Steve Jablonsky  (“This Isn’t Real” from movie “The Last Witch Hunter”) 27 more words

Cinematic Visual Poems

"The Waves": A Cinematic Poem Short Film Of Virginia Woolf Novel Directed By Marta Di Francesco (2016)

“The Waves” is an Cinematic Poem Experimental Short Film of a 1931 Novel by Virginia Woolf Directed by Marta Di Francesco.

Directed by:  Marta Di Francesco… 323 more words

Cinematic Poems

"Cycle": A Cinematic Animated Visual Poem Short Film Directed By Kouhei Nakama (2016)

“Cycle” is a Cinematic Animated Visual Poem Short Film Directed By Kouhei Nakama.

Animated, Edited and Directed by:  Kouhei Nakama

Music by:  Kai Engel (“Shining Dawn”) 18 more words

Cinematic Visual Poems

Has Anything Changed for VFX Companies?

It has been over three years since the news of how the VFX industry was in dire straights. It all came to a boiling point when company Rhythm and Hues was forced to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy and less than 2 weeks later won the Oscar for Best Visual Effects. 719 more words