visual effects

Why You Should Support a Visual Effects Artists’ Union

VFX govern our movies now more than ever ... so why are studios (and certain directors) treating VFX artists like… Read More

The Last-Minute VFX That Made Anthony Mackie Captain America

We chat with 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier' VFX Supervisor Eric Leven about the many refinements that go into… Read More

Why the ‘WandaVision’ Visual Effects Team Went Blue for Vision

We chat with VFX Supervisor Tara DeMarco about the challenges of capturing a physical performance in a digital construct. Read More

The Humble Cut is the Secret Weapon of Visual Effects

What's the oldest, cheapest special effect? The answer is just a cut away! Read More

You Can Always Tell When Green Screen is Bad

If you're looking for a technical breakdown of why some green screens are better than others, this is the video… Read More

Practical Effects Have a Solid Chance at the Oscars This Year

Miniatures, puppetry, and in-camera effects could see revived recognition at the Academy Awards. Read More

Beautiful Concept Art for ‘The Last Jedi’ Reveals Luscious Worlds

Craite and Ahch-To may be up in smoke but they still look stunning. Read More

The Academy Needs to Wrap its Head Around Mo-Cap Performance

Now that Roger Deakins has broken his losing streak, here's a new Oscar injustice hill to die on. Read More

The Visual Affects of Reality

What visual effects can tell us about realism, affect and Bazin. Read More