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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

Film

From Paintbox to PC: How London became the home of Hollywood VFX

(Source: arstechnica.com)

In a darkened room on the backstreets of London’s red light district, Mike McGee stared at a screen. Surrounded by a thick wall of cigarette smoke and impatient chain-smoking clients, he swiped a pen across the table, his movement replicated with surprising accuracy as a pixel-perfect line on the screen above. 696 more words

Technology

Macadam Dandy - A Lady (Official Music Video)

New music video from Macadam Dandy. Such an intriguing piece of art and graphic. Really astonishing photography and concept. Video created by Flare Visuals.

Videodevaved

From Paintbox to PC: How London became the home of Hollywood VFX

(Source: arstechnica.co.uk)

In a darkened room on the backstreets of London’s red light district, Mike McGee stared at a screen. Surrounded by a thick wall of cigarette smoke and impatient chain-smoking clients, he swiped a pen across the table, his movement replicated with surprising accuracy as a pixel-perfect line on the screen above. 706 more words

Technology

Data Visualisation: Dynamics

Alec Parkin began a lecture on dynamics and simulation techniques, dynamics are an extremely powerful feature in any 3D application. Without them there would be no particle effects like smoke, fire, realistic fluid effects to explosions, or complex cloth simulations. 383 more words

Imaging And Data Visualisation

Personality tests - what job is right for me?

On monday we were asked to do a swot analysis of our selves. A swot analysis stands for strengths weaknesses opportunity and threats. My swot analysis included strength – patience, weakness- competence (as i’m still new to a lot of the things we do in college), opportunities – my next gen course and threat-other next gen students who are in competition for places on certain courses and apprenticeships. 168 more words

Games