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On The Web > Last Days on Mars VFX breakdowns – Wayne Robson’s reels

UK artist Wayne Robson has posted two reels on the work he’s done as CG supervisor for Ruairí Robinson’s The Last Days on Mars (along with a salute to the CG artists that worked at Screen Scene on that film). More on Wayne Robson’s website. (Note: mature content)

Add Comment | Posted Fri Apr 11, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

News > Real-time HDR video encoding

Researchers at the University of Warwick have devised a method for real-time encoding and remote display of HDR video. This means that full HDR video content can now be encoded and delivered directly to interactive online and cloud-based games, to remote displays including mobile devices, streamed from a consumer camera, etc. More on the University of Warwick’s site.

Add Comment | Posted Fri Apr 11, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

On The Web > Pompeii VFX breakdowns

Next Limit have posted a video showing VFX breakdowns from a hero water shot of a harbor created by Mr. X studio for the film Pompeii. Watch it on YouTube.

Add Comment | Posted Fri Apr 11, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Tutorials > Overdriving Max

A tip by Dave Wortley on using Maxscript to overdrive values limited by UI controls in Max. More on Dave Wortley’s blog.

Add Comment | Posted Thu Apr 10, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Tutorials > Hard surface modeling in ZBrush

A tutorial by character artist Ben Douglas on YouTube: Part 1-Part 2-Part 3-Part 4-Part 5.

Comments (1) | Posted Thu Apr 10, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Scripts > Spline-Fibers v1.0

A script by Bodyul Vladislav for creating spline-based fibers. More on ScriptSpot.

Add Comment | Posted Thu Apr 10, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Tools > Ginger HDR discontinued

John Hable, author of the Ginger HDR video tonemapping plugin for After Effects has announced that the software will be discontinued. More on 19lights’ website.

Add Comment | Posted Thu Apr 10, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Plugin News > Forest Pack 4.2 is out

New features in Itoo Software’s set of plugins for creating large extensions of trees and vegetation include: support for V-Ray 3 and Corona Renderer, improved animation, over 30 new presets of wild grass and flowers, etc. More on Itoo Software.

Add Comment | Posted Thu Apr 10, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis | source: Itoo Software

Resources > Izotope’s free audio mixing guide

The company behind a number of useful audio processing tools has released a free guide to audio mixing, with in-depth explanations of its concepts. Though it uses some of its software to illustrate the examples in the book, it is intended as a guide for everyone who wants to learn more about mixing. Each chapter demonstrates useful concepts that you can apply in your mixing projects. The guide is available for download from Izotope’s site.

Add Comment | Posted Wed Apr 9, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

News > Python in Max – MaxPlus and PyCharm IDE

Artur Leão has updated his YCDIVFX MaxPlus Packages, which now allow to execute Python scripts in 3DS Max directly from Python in a way that is much easier to setup. The integration code is based on the SublimeMax package created by German artists Christoph Bülter and Johannes Becker. More on You can do it! VFX.

Add Comment | Posted Wed Apr 9, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

Tutorials > Creating a mountain range

A tutorial by Paul Neale on creating a procedural mountain range. Watch it on YouTube.

Comments (5) | Posted Wed Apr 9, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

On The Web > Elysium and Fast & Furious 6 VFX breakdowns

Canadian studio Image Engine have put together two great reels with breakdowns for the VFX they created for Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium and Justin Lin’s Fast & Furious 6.

Add Comment | Posted Wed Apr 9, 2014 - by Pablo Hadis

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