26 January 2021
Moonraker VFX offer breath-taking perspective of planet Earth with pioneering satellite tech
The Bristol-based VFX studio Moonraker VFX created visuals for A Perfect Planet, the 2021 five-part earth science series presented by David Attenborough.
Industry insights: Interview with Will Miller, Re-Recording Mixer at Twickenham Film Studios
With 6 years of experience at the well-known Motion Pictures and Film company under his belt, the recently promoted Re-Recording Mixer discusses his career highlights, and what to look out for in future.
22 January 2021
Artem create strange and special props for The Great
The special FX specialists were tasked with creating a selection of models and props for the Russian period drama satire series The Great.
14 January 2021
ONE OF US CREATE POST-APOCALYPTIC VFX FOR ‘THE MIDNIGHT SKY’
Soho based VFX studio, One of Us share their work on director George Clooney’s melancholy post-apocalyptic sci-fi series, The Midnight Sky for Netflix.
11 January 2021
UK Screen Alliance strengthens Covid-19 guidance on client attendance at post houses
The guidance for safe working in Post Production and VFX during the COVID-19 Pandemic has been strengthened to account for new government regulations introduced in January 2021 to control a new and more infectious strain of the coronavirus.
8 January 2021
Axis Studios recreate Elizabethan London for Sky One’s A Discovery of Witches
Experienced visual effects team made a historically accurate recreation of the English capital for Sky Productions' and Bad Wolf's gripping second season of the period fantasy series.
7 January 2021
BlueBolt Deliver Majestic VFX for ‘The Great’ series
The award winning facility delivers over 300 shots for the series, created by The Favourite co-writer, Tony McNamara and produced by MRC Television for Hulu.
VFX SUPERVISOR ARTEMIS OIKONOMOPOULOU JOINS CINESITE LONDON
Visual effects and On-Set supervisor with 20 years’ experience brings her creative vision to the studio where she started her career
CAKE TO DISTRIBUTE NEW RAGDOLL SERIES B.O.T. AND THE BEASTIES
The kid's entertainment and animation specialist is working with Ragdoll Productions to distribute the new preschool 2D animated series.
1 January 2021
Freefolk’s Curious VFX for The Third Day
The award winning visual effects facility delivered 80 shots for the Sky / HBO drama miniseries, during lockdown.
16 December 2020
Spotlight On… Artem: The Pioneers of Practical SFX
This month, we talk to Mike Kelt, Chair and Co-Founder of Artem, an industry-leading physical special effects company equally as happy to build things as it is to blow them up. For over 30 years Artem has been making models, building animatronics, simulating weather, and doing whatever it takes to bring directors’ imaginations to life.
15 December 2020
Applications open for free Nuke Compositing course with Victor Perez
Nuke Compositing for Film Professionals taught by award-winning senior VFX artist Victor Perez (The Dark Knight Rises; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows; Lés Miserables) delivered by DV Talent, supported by The Foundry, and funded by ScreenSkills Film Skills Fund.
10 December 2020
ACCESS:VFX connects over 1000 mentors and mentees through its e-mentoring scheme
The global, industry-led and non-profit coalition comprised of over 50 leading companies in the VFX, animation and games industries have worked together remotely to develop skills and job prospects.
Fifty Fifty Provide Picture-post for Rugby Doc Everybody’s Game
Fifty Fifty Post provided colour grade and online work for client Doc Hearts, for Amazon Prime Video Sport’s documentary about growing diversity within the Rugby Union.
8 December 2020
THE PRODUCTION GUILD ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2020 INNOVATION AWARDS IN ASSOCIATION WITH WARNER BROS. STUDIOS LEAVESDEN
Commended productions include ‘First Day: On Set’, ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’, ‘War of the Worlds’ & ‘The Pursuit of Love’.
2 December 2020
Salamandra.uk: 20 Awards in 2020
Accolades Galore For Female Led Animation Studios, Salamandra.uk, an SME on the rise.
30 November 2020
MAGIC LIGHT PICTURES REVEAL ZOG AND THE FLYING DOCTORS CHRISTMAS IDENTS FOR BBC ONE
Magic Light Pictures are providing festive family treats to BBC audiences from the animated world of Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler, in idents running up to the premiere of Zog and the Flying Doctors.
27 November 2020
Artem SFX provides the hot seat for the Graham Norton show’s Big Red Chair
Working with client So Television, special effects specialists Artem provided the new Big Red Chair rig for the new season of the BBC's hit talk show The Graham Norton Show.
24 November 2020
DNEG connect science and the silver screen with release of new black hole imagery
The multi-award-winning visual effects and animation company's visuals created for Christopher Nolan’s 2014 film ‘Interstellar’ correspond to the first image of an actual black hole.