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IATSE Offers To Help 'Sausage Party' Animators & Fight "Untenable" VFX Working Conditions

Claiming that “the entire visual effects industry now operates on race-to-the bottom conditions,” IATSE president Matt Loeb has extended “an open invitation to all members of the VFX community to offer assistance.” The offer comes in the wake of this month’s bankruptcy of ARC Productions in Toronto, and allegations that Nitrogen Studios didn’t pay overtime to animators on Sony’s recent release  360 more words



I’m starting an artistic makeup course and I’m in love with it. On Saturday, I kidnapped my best friend and turned her into a grandma, take a look: 109 more words


How I Almost Missed Making Movie-Making History


Uncredited Is Just A State Of Mind

For 14 arduous years-which may have as well been 40-I was uncredited on ‘Urban Ground Squirrels: The Movie.’ The movie is produced loosely in the vein of American Pie. 542 more words

Freelance Work

Simone Lombardo revolutionizes visual effects

Simone Lombardo has always known he wanted to do visual effects. Although it may not have been a dominant industry, growing up in Liege, Belgium, he never strayed from that path. 841 more words

Reviews, Interviews & Features!

2015 Showreel

What a busy year it has been, we’re over halfway through 2016 and only just getting around to writing this. Here’s a breakdown of the individual shots seen in the 2015 showreel, as well as links to the various projects and my corresponding blog posts if you would like to learn more about them. 711 more words

Motion Graphics

Autodesk Maya 2017

Maya 2017 has been out for almost a month now. I watched a few videos showing the new features of this 3D software behemoth. I was particularly impressed with the motion graphic capabilities and the improved workflow speed on character animation. 85 more words


Warp Speed and Warcraft

Cinefex 148 has hit newsstands at warp speed, with four big articles on four big movies: Star Trek Beyond, Warcraft, Independence Day: Resurgence… 396 more words