Sometimes I will watch a film or see a game and really, really want to know what work went on behind the scenes. Sometimes I’m lucky enough to have covered the film or game, sometimes there’s a great making of book. But often there isn’t. Enter: Craft, a new site that’s looking to show tons and tons of behind the scenes materials for animated films and games.
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It certainly doesn’t feel like it. Here’s a 2013 piece I wrote for fxguide on the film’s miniature jet effects and the stereo conversion for a cinema re-release.
For One Perfect Shot, I took at look at how the VFX team from The Jungle Book made the Bare Necessities scene.
For Cartoon Brew, I had a look behind Blackmagic Design’s release of Fusion compositing software for free and now for the Mac.
For 3DArtist, I went behind the scenes of Blur Studio, famous for their cinematics work and the leadership of Deadpool director Tim Miller.
My second FMX report from Stuttgart for Cartoon Brew looks at the future of VR with an expert panel.