|Backyard’s Nick Piper Eliminates ‘Wet’ For Rust-Oleum|
Venice, CA/NYC-based Backyard director Nick Piper delivers a visually poetic homage to miraculous moisture resistance in the new :30 “Never Seen This” for Rust-Oleum out of McGarry Bowen, Chicago, IL. The spot features a nearly microscopic look at liquid playfully bouncing and bubbling over super-hydrophobic surfaces.
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|Pixeldust Studios Produces Visually Compelling Animations For PBS NOVA Series "Cracking Your Genetic Code"|
Unique Work Depicts DNA Strands, Chromosomes and Genes
Pixeldust Studios, an Emmy Award-winning digital animation and visual design company with studios in the Metro D.C. area and New York City, has produced eight minutes of original animation sequences which will be featured within a one-hour special episode of the NOVA series, Cracking Your Genetic Code. Set to air on March 28th, this PBS special examines the medical benefits and moral dilemmas posed by new technologies that decipher and analyze an individual’s genetic makeup.
published 2 years ago read more
|uFX delivers over 1,200 VFX shots for "Jackboots On Whitehall"|
When it comes to heroes, size really doesn’t matter...
VFX and DI post boutique uFX today revealed details of its extensive work on the forthcoming 'anim-action' feature "Jackboots On Whitehall". The company was responsible for delivering over 1,200 VFX shots on the film, a satirical alternative history of WW2, played out by 1/6th-scale puppets, as well as the DI grade and multiple deliverables for theatrical release.
published 4 years ago read more
|Wild Plum Director Jan De Bont & Ntropic Create Epic Anti-Terror PSA Campaign|
Wild Plum Director Jan De Bont, Signature Productions and VFX company Ntropic recently completed two powerful PSAs for NoTerror.Info, an organization which campaigns against terrorism in Iraq. Heralding the tagline, "Terrorism Has No Religion," the two spots are a heart-pounding cinematic journey into the heart of terrorist violence.
published 6 years ago read more
|NUKE Gets Fired Up|
The Foundry announces 30% price reduction and full OFX support for NUKE 4.7
Leading visual effects software developer The Foundry is delighted to announce the launch of NUKE 4.7, a significant product release featuring full support for OFX plug-ins, a brand new pricing structure, an upgraded version of the FrameCycler flipbook tool, an improved curve editor and a fast new optical flow node.
published 7 years ago read more
|News:Victory Church Uses Artbeats for "Resonation" Live Music Event Production|
Diverse, High-quality Stock Footage Adds Compelling Backdrop to Stage Design; Saves Team Time and Money
Artbeats, the industry's leading provider of royalty-free stock footage, today announced that its footage was used by Victory Church for Resonation, an annual music project produced for CD and DVD based on a live recording from the church's annual two-night music event.
published 8 years ago read more