The Power Of Tone: Making Your Film's Story More Engaging

In this new ActionVFX “Power” Blog Series, we will discuss several key elements that will not only challenge and equip you as a visual storyteller, but engage critical thinking to ensure your story is as powerful as possible. We will begin this series by exploring the Power of Tone.

Our Favorite VFX Breakdowns of 2017

As you might have guessed, we watch a lot of movies here at ActionVFX, and of course after the movies are over - the BTS footage and VFX breakdowns! Our staff was blown away by television and film this year, so each of us picked a breakdown we were really blown away by.

VFX Milestone Events That Shaped the Industry

Much can be said about the evolution of visual effects and how they have changed through the years. Computers have unquestionably transformed how VFX are made and the quality of what is seen on screen. Technological innovations have made possibilities of unexplored new worlds come to life on the big screen like never before.

The Journey of a Filmmaker

The journey of a filmmaker is unique in ways that only those of us who are on that journey can sympathize with. This journey, whether grand or mundane, is a difficult one.

Ten Movies with Epic VFX to Look Forward To

2017 has already given us some awesome movies with impressive VFX, but we are just getting started. Here are my top 10 movies to get excited about--if not for the story, then for the awesome visual effects that will surely be displayed.

ActionVFX + Ismahawk: A Minute Match-Up Made In Heaven

Ismahawk, as Danny Shepherd and Jeremy Le say on their YouTube channel, consists of "just a couple of geeks with a camera and a passion for action!" We had the chance to interview Danny Shepherd, co-founder of Ismahawk, who has used ActionVFX in their most recent work, Joker Vs. Joker.