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183 Added | 1 Magazine | 14 Likes | 8 Followers | @bonzofx | Campus FX es un portal web de acceso gratuito dedicado a los Efectos Especiales en el que el usuario puede acceder a todo tipo de material relacionado con este área del ámbito cinematográfico. Lejos de ser un simple repositorio, la plataforma presenta el material de forma ordenada tanto por especialidades: Prótesis y maquillaje especial, efectos meteorológicos, impactos, cristal trucado…como por tipología del material: vídeo, textos, fotografía, audio…

Best CGI Movies: Top 10 Sony Imageworks Visual Effects Movies Ranked

Over 25 years, the VFX powerhouse has transformed and merged eye-popping live-action with CG animation and digital environments.<p>Sony Pictures …

'Valerian' Features 2,355 Visual Effects Shots, 600 More Than 'Rogue One'

From new alien species to a crab monster to a space station, the $180 million movie includes motion-capture performances and a luxury spacecraft …

Animation

Ghost in the Shell VFX interview: volumetric pixel drag, silicone skin, holographic actors and more

Ghost in the Shell is available today via digital download (as well as to pre-order on DVD, Blu-Ray, and Ultra HD 4K Blu-Ray) and, as the live-action …

‘The Leftovers’: Stunning Visual Effects Reel Reveals the Artistry in Every Aspect of the Series

If you're still nursing a "Leftovers" shaped hole in your TV-watching heart, let this VFX video provide some comfort.<p>It’s been nearly two months …

How To Make Air Powered Blood Squibs For Gunshot Special Effects

Squib is a fun word to say, and squibs are fun to talk about because their name sounds so funny people can't help but ask "what the hell is a …

Video Tutorials

Spider-Man Battles Enemies With His New Web Mods in a ‘Cheesy’ Special Effects Video

Los Angeles filmmaker Andrew McMurry of Nukazooka created “Spider-Man: Web Mods,” a special effects video about Spider-Man (Kristof Waltermire) …

Los Angeles

Check out special effects reels from Game of Thrones season 7

Game of Thrones season 7 is over, and several the special effects companies that worked on it have released reels highlighting their accomplishments. …

TV Series

A Creepy Glowing Rainbow Neon Zombie Special Effects Makeup Tutorial

Los Angeles professional beauty and special effects makeup artist Mykie of Glam&Gore has released a glowing and creepy special effects makeup …

15 Incredible Movie Special Effects That Still Hold Up Today

Movie special effects are a curious creation. Since the early days of film, nothing made a film seem more modern – even futuristic – than top of the …

This guy made a hilariously over-the-top ad to sell his 20-year-old Suzuki

A visual effects expert has made a hilariously over-the-top ad to sell his 1996 Suzuki Vitara, channelling every bullshit car commercial you’ve ever …

Watch: How The Special Effects In ‘Game Of Thrones’ Are Brought To Life

<b>Following up</b> from its previous behind-the-scenes look at how the highly detailed and exquisite costumes in <i>Game of Thrones</i> are created, comes this …

Game of Thrones

The Anatomy of a Great Car Chase

Every great car chase is a combination of several filmmaking elements. In honor of ‘Baby Driver,’ we explore.<p>Recently Indiewire posted an article …

Filmmaking

Go Inside The Visual Effects Of 'Wonder Woman'

If you’ve seen <i>Wonder Woman</i>, you know that the third act of the film is a visual effects titan. However, there are numerous scenes throughout the …

Logan VFX Breakdown Reveals How Wolverine's Bloody Claws Were Created Digitally

Since <b>Hugh Jackman</b> doesn’t actually have claws that extend from and retract back into his hand, usually the creation of Wolverine’s signature …

Visual Effects Are on the Rise in TV

You could call it the “Game of Thrones” effect. In the years since the HBO show premiered feature-quality visual effects, pushing the standards and …

TV

Spooky Scary Animatronics

LinkTurn away if you’re easily weirded out. Krolo added an appropriate soundtrack to this reel of creepy and scary animatronics by effects master …

Bots

Best Star Wars effects, picked by this year's FX Oscar winner

Adam Valdez, winner of the 2017 visual effects Oscar for "The Jungle Book", shares his favorite jaw-dropping Star Wars FX -- and breaks down the innovations behind them.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This is part of our monthlong special series celebrating four decades of Star Wars.</i><p>From that spectacular opening …

Star Wars

Dragonfire, explosions fill new ‘Game of Thrones’ special effects feature

The seventh — and penultimate — season of HBO’s <i>Game of Thrones</i> premieres in July, but the network is doing a good job of keeping anticipation high …

TV Series

'Game of Thrones' season 7: Video about special effects teases Daenerys riding her dragon

A new video teases some behind-the-scenes footage of “Game of Thrones” season 7. There are at least two major battles in the series this year. One …

Hollywood’s special effects industry is cratering, and an art form is disappearing along with it

Pasadena, California<p>Allan A. Apone, a film and TV makeup artist with 35 years experience, had a recent job on the set of a TV commercial shoot. As he prepared to cover up a blemish on a well-known actor’s forehead, the director breezed past the chair and waved him off, saying, “Don’t worry about …

Animation

10 Jaw-Dropping Special Effects That Weren't CGI

Sometimes, creating effects in a computer can be easier and safer than designing practical effects that can be filmed on-camera. CGI has become so …

Rhode Island

Instagram Users Totally Love This Guy's Horrifyingly Awesome Special Effects Makeup

Warning: These injuries may be fake, but they're still super gross.

‘Furious 7’ Scenes That Used a VFX Paul Walker, and How The Visual Effects Team Did It

When “Furious 7” opened in April, several news articles mentioned how the film’s VFX team had re-created Paul Walker using virtual imagery. Walker …

Howard A. Anderson Jr., 'Star Trek' Visual Effects Artist, Dies at 95

He received an Oscar nomination for his work on the 1967 war film 'Tobruk.'<p>Howard A. Anderson Jr., an Oscar-nominated visual effects artist whose …

Star Trek

How Your World Works Podcast: The Special Effects Behind 'Ghostbusters'

With Halloween coming up, we take an in-depth look at ectoplasm, camera tricks, and Ghostbusters (real and fake).<p>More than 30 years after its premiere (and with another edition coming this summer), <i>Ghostbusters</i> still holds up as one of our favorite ghost movies. Created in the days where special …

The gorgeous world of Japanese gore

Zerai Naoi makes his living by keeping gore hounds fed on a shoestring budget. If you want to sample his work, it helps to have a strong stomach.<p>The …

Horror

Marcel Vercoutere, Special Effects Man on 'The Exorcist,' Dies

He built the lifelike robot that stood in for a possessed Linda Blair in the 1973 film.<p><b>Marcel Vercoutere</b>, the special effects innovator who made <b>Linda</b> …

Horror

Microsoft just bought a company from Intel that powered the special effects in 'The Matrix'

"Havok is an amazing technology supplier in the games industry and the leading real-time physics creator," Microsoft said in a blog entry.<p>First founded in Dublin, Ireland circa 1998, Intel bought Havok in 2007 to accelerate its play in the gaming market.<p>Havok's business model involves licensing its …

Gaming Industry

How do you bring Doctor Who's Tardis to life? Behind the scenes with the special effects team Milk VFX

"Would you like to visit the offices of the special effects company which creates the visuals of Doctor Who?" I was asked.<p>The chance to tinker around …