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VFX Trends: Where We Are and Where We Are Going

The Visual Effects industry is an ever-changing creative landscape full of visionary professionals constantly trying to outdo their previous work. Because of this, the trends in the VFX industry come and go. Here are some of the top 5 trends we see happening right now.

5 Productivity Tips for a VFX artist

We could all stand to be a little more productive in our day-to-day lives. With the rise of social media, YouTube, and a plethora of instant entertainment options available, getting things done can be difficult.

Tutorial: How to Composite Explosions and Debris Elements

Compositing elements into a background plate can be easily done, but compositing them to look like the entire shot was captured in one, realtime frame is a whole different ball game. Lendon Bracewell dominates this tutorial by showing us how to achieve a seamless blend of our elements using any scene you choose to shoot.

Tutorial: How to Composite Fire, Sparks, and Smoke Elements

Have you ever been curious about the various tips and tricks all the talented VFX artists out there put into making a composition look so believable? Well, our talented compositor, Lendon Bracewell hits the ground running in this tutorial on how to composite Fire, Sparks, and Smoke Elements into a scene.

Are Movies the Highest Form of Art? 5 Reasons Why I Think, “Yes.”

Art is a broad term that through the centuries has meant many different things to different people and is interpreted differently by the individuals whom it was created to impress. Art transcends cultures, time, and language. So when considering that movies may in fact be the highest form of art, I want to be clear that I am not suggesting that the work of famous ancient painters or composers pales in comparison to the latest hit at the box office. Not at all.