The Digital Winch System enables artistes to have a wide range of movement. The entire movement can be recorded through joysticks and recalled whenever required. The system can carry a load of 150 kg at a speed of 4.5 m per second. The speed can also be varied and the artiste brought to a halt […]
All visual media like movies, TV, electronic displays and laser light shows rely on a phenomenon known as Persistence of Vision. Our eyes can retain a picture for a fraction of a second after seeing one. Before this time frame expires, if a another picture is shown in its place, the eyes see it as […]
In this page, you will find movie clips of the works of Early Pioneers of Movie Special Effects. You will get a fair idea of the extraordinary lengths that they went to, to create their masterpieces. They had no computers, sketch pens, drawing aids or even assistants to help them. They did not even have […]
“The War of 1996” | A United World News Special The world has changed, and so have we. See how far Earth has come since the War of 1996, in this special report from UWN. We always knew they were going to come back…
“Jurassic World” Visual Effects Supervisor Tim Alexander reveals how Industrial Light & Magic brought the dinosaurs of Jurassic World to life using performance capture – a technique never used on previous “Jurassic” films.
Fast and Furious 7 Paul Walker’s unexpected death in 2013 didn’t kill his on-screen character though. Special Effects artists, employed a plethora of effects techniques and created 350 shots to keep him on the screen. Paul’s two brothers were also used a “body doubles” in certain shots because they had his same build and body […]
Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex JURASSIC PARK’s Full-Size Animatronic T-Rex Puppet comes together at Stan Winston Studio. SWS Dinosaur Mechanics, Tim Nordella, Evan Brainard & Richard Landon reveal the mechanical techniques and processes behind building this technological wonder. It is one of the largest, most iconic characters in film history. These videos detail the groundbreaking creation of […]
This special episode reveals the making of the visual effects of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” with footage never before released publicly and rare on-camera interviews with the effects team’s top artists.
Independence Day: Resurgence has come and gone. But I guess the original Independence Day is still a classic. Here’s a very interesting behind-the-scenes look at the making of the original ID4 film. Independence Day Customer Review 20th Anniversary edition blu ray looks spectacular. I hadn’t watched this film since I saw it in theaters […]
The Evolution of Special Effects Awesome video on the evolution of Special Effects, highlighting major milestones on the way. Industrial Light & Magic has been a pioneer in the field, starting from the days of the original Star Wars trilogy to the latest blockbusters of today. This video highlights some of the key contributions of […]