Tag: Special FX

I haven’t seen this movie yet, but initial reviews so far have labeled this film pretty sucky. What a disappointment.

I’m really enjoying these videos on YouTube made by Dreamworks animator Daniel Hashimoto to humor his young son. They include Batman grappling hooks, toy Lightsabers, and even The Matrix. The YouTube Channel is called Action Movie Kid and it’s great! Here’s one more.

WIRED shows us how the production team behind Elysium created the movie world with as much realistic props and people as possible.

John Hess who explained the history of cinematic widescreen is back again in this new episode of FilmmakerIQ talking about the history of green screen compositing. From glass plates to CGI, Hess explains how each process changed the film world and led to a more enjoyable movie-going experience.