FuseFX Applies an Inspired Touch to AMC's "Preacher"
Visual effects production for the first season of AMC’s drama Preacher is in high gear at FuseFX, Los Angeles, as artists work to enhance the series’ ample servings of supernatural mayhem. The pilot episode alone featured more than 250 VFX shots with a high degree of integration that achieves a seamless marriage between the practical photography and the digital effects.published 2 weeks ago read more
Emmy-Nominated VFX Supervisor/Producer James Tichenor Joins FuseFX, Vancouver
Continuing to add depth and experience to its team in Vancouver, FuseFX has hired VFX Supervisor and Producer James Tichenor.published 2 months ago read more
Rodeo FX Recreates 1800s Whaling Village for In the Heart of the SeaSetting the stage for historic drama with compelling visual effects
Rodeo FX recreated 19th-century Nantucket for Ron Howard’s latest film, In the Heart of the Sea, including concept art, seamlessly interwoven set extensions, and evocative matte painting for a total of over 260 visual effects shots. The VFX studio’s work demonstrates the power and impact of visual effects, not only for bringing period films to life, but also expanding the storytelling pallet by conveying drama and atmosphere in support of the unfolding narrative. In the Heart of the Sea has been nominated for a VES Award in the Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects category.published 6 months ago read more
Thinkbox Software Releases XMesh MY Geometry Caching Tool for Autodesk® Maya®Solution Facilitates Efficient Management of Large Files
Thinkbox Software today announced the release of XMesh MY, a geometry caching plug-in for Autodesk® Maya®. Designed to streamline animation and visual effects production pipelines, XMesh is a set of tools for saving animated scene geometry in a condensed format that yields smaller files for faster loading, manipulation and sharing across facilities and applications. Also compatible with Autodesk® 3ds Max®, the robust and scalable multi-threaded solution allows artists to quickly open, share or receive computer generated (CG) assets from internal studio departments or external facilities.published 3 years ago read more
Superlux Provides IBM-Juniper Alliance With VFX + Editorial Services For Brand FilmHadjo Media Calls On The Atlanta-Based Design/Animation/FX Boutique To Create A 3D/Live Action Brand Story For Global State-Of-The-Art Networking Solutions
Hadjo Media called upon Superlux to bring its talent for creating engaging, seductive visual stories to networking technology with a provocative brand message for the IBM-Juniper Alliance.published 3 years ago read more
Pixomondo Creates VFX for "Game of Thrones" Season TwoFacilities Across Europe, US and China Create Fire-Breathing Dragons, Set Extensions of Westeros and More for HBO's Highly Acclaimed Series
International visual effects company Pixomondo is the primary VFX provider for the second season of HBO's award-winning fantasy television series "Game of Thrones" created by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Season two features ten, one-hour episodes and premiered on April 1, 2012. Under the guidance of show VFX supervisor, Pixomondo's Rainer Gombos, and Pixomondo visual effects supervisor Juri Stanossek, the ambitious project is led by the company's Stuttgart facility, one of 12 Pixomondo studios around the world.published 4 years ago read more
More Than 50 TV Series This Fall Season Created With Autodesk VFX SoftwareFrom Comedies 'The Big Bang Theory' to 'Two and a Half Men,' Dramas 'NCIS' to 'Criminal Minds,' to Fantasy and Sci-Fi -- TV Technology Rivals Hollywood Effects
This year's fall television season features an impressive array of visual effects (VFX) created using Digital Entertainment Creation (DEC) software from Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) on sci-fi thrillers, dramas and sitcoms, new shows and returning favorites. Postproduction studios are applying blockbuster movie techniques and technologies to create compelling and immersive television programming on at least 50 shows this season, from the prehistoric creatures in "Terra Nova," to crime scene re-creations in "NCIS," to a powerful tornado in "Criminal Minds."published 5 years ago read more
Entity FX Soars with "Smallville" Series "Finale" Visual Effects
Entity FX has created visual effects for the series finale of "Smallville". The work, which included nearly 80 visual effects to help bring the program's characters and story arc to a close, caps off Entity FX's nine consecutive years of developing and delivering all visual effects for the popular teen Superman-themed show. "Smallville" "Finale" aired Friday, May 13, as a two-hour special on The CW.published 5 years ago read more
Entity FX Adds Visual Effects for "I Am Number Four"
Entity FX, of Santa Monica and Vancouver, is excited to see its work in the new sci-fi thriller "I Am Number Four", a DreamWorks production directed by DJ Caruso and produced by Michael Bay.published 5 years ago read more
Entity FX Has A Pic-A-Nic With Yogi Bear VFX in Stereoscopic 3D
Entity FX is looking forward to seeing a variety of the company's digital visual effects playing in stereoscopic 3D for the theatrical feature release Yogi Bear (Warner Bros. Pictures). Directed by Eric Brevig, the live-action motion picture (in release December 17) sees Yogi and Boo Boo (voiced by Dan Aykroyd and Justin Timberlake, respectively) bringing their "smarter-than-the-average" talents to bear in an effort to save a financially strapped Jellystone Park.published 6 years ago read more
Dynasty FX Provides Outstanding Effects for the Lowest Price... Anywhere
With a pioneering business model, Dynasty Visual Effects & Animation LLC is making the unaffordable affordable. Launched this past summer, the company provides producers and visual effects supervisors with exceptional effects and animation for far less money than can typically be obtained domestically.published 6 years ago read more
Entity FX Kicks Off 2010 TV Seasonwith "Vampire Diaries", "Smallville" and "Hellcats" Visual Effects
Entity FX announced today work on a number of new and returning primetime television programs for the Fall 2010 season.published 6 years ago read more
NCIS, CSI: NY, House, True Blood, The Good Wife: Autodesk Software Fills the AirMany of This Season's Most-Watched Programs Feature Autodesk Technology
Post-production houses regularly turn to digital entertainment creation software from Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK), to help bring movie-like visual effects into millions of homes in this season's most-watched television programs. Highlights include a 3D video game universe in "House," the evocative color finishing of "Mad Men" and the UEFA Europa League rebrand.published 7 years ago read more
Entity FX Executes VFX for "Law Abiding Citizen"
Leading visual effects company Entity FX announced today that it has completed visual effects for a number of key sequences in the new motion picture "Law Abiding Citizen."published 7 years ago read more
Entity FX Creates Final VFX Sequence for "The Final Destination" in Stereoscopic 3D
Film, television and commercial visual effects company Entity FX announced today that it has completed visual effects for the final sequence of the motion picture "The Final Destination."published 7 years ago read more
CafeFx Appoints Joni Jacobson Executive Producer And Head Of Business DevelopmentVisual effects veteran will oversee CafeFX’s Los Angeles production offices
Award-winning visual effects facility CafeFX has named respected industry veteran Joni Jacobson Executive Producer and Head of Business Development.published 8 years ago read more
Autodesk Technology Helps Shape the Summer's Hottest Filmseading Studios used Autodesk Software to Create The Happening, Hancock, The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian and More
Autodesk, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ADSK) entertainment software helped leading studios create many of the summer's most popular films. Autodesk software was used throughout digital film pipelines, from pre-visualization and virtual cinematography to mastering and final animation.published 8 years ago read more
Entity FX Completes VFX for The X-Files: I Want to Believe
Entity FX, an award-winning visual effects company in Santa Monica, California, and Vancouver, British Columbia, has completed visual effects for the new X-Files motion picture sequel The X-Files: I Want to Believe.published 8 years ago read more
Entity FX Receives 2008 Sports Emmy Award for Sport Science
The team at Entity FX, a film, television and commercial visual effects company in Santa Monica, California, and Vancouver, British Columbia, has been awarded a 2008 Sports Emmy® Award.published 8 years ago read more
News: Entity FX Completes Visual Effects For "Into The Wild"
Entity FX, an award-winning feature film, television and commercial visual effects company in Santa Monica, CA, and Vancouver, British Columbia, has handled visual effects for the motion picture "Into the Wild" (Paramount Vantage).published 9 years ago read more
News: ENTITY FX Kicks In Visual Effects For "Rush Hour 3"
Entity FX, an award-winning feature film, television and commercial visual effects company based in Santa Monica, CA, and Vancouver, British Columbia, has created visual effects for "Rush Hour 3", the most recent installment from the blockbuster Rush Hour franchise, directed by Brett Ratner and starring Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan.published 9 years ago read more
News: Academy Award Winner Ed Jones And Mark Breakspear From Rainmaker Join //Adapt 2007//ADAPT Celebrates 34 Years Of Siggraph With Special Promotion
Today, the //ADAPT Conference is thrilled to announce additional speakers to the //ADAPT 2007 Conference line up. Presenting are world renowned artists and visual effects supervisors Ed Jones and Mark Breakspear of Rainmaker Entertainment Inc.published 9 years ago read more
News: ENTITY FX Opens Vancouver, Canada-Based StudioVisual Effects Company Expands with On-the-Ground Services to Maximize Clients and Projects in "Hollywood North"
Entity FX, creator of visual effects for motion pictures such as Miami Vice and The Aviator and television series including Smallville, has opened a new studio, providing full-service visual effects supervision and production in Vancouver, British Columbia.published 10 years ago read more