Behind the Screen
Siggraph: How Laika Made an 18-Foot Stop-Motion Puppet For 'Kubo and the Two Strings'
Siggraph: How Laika Made an 18-Foot Stop-Motion Puppet For 'Kubo and the Two Strings'
"It was by far the largest puppet we ever created. It seemed insane," said VFX supervisor Steve Emerson.
As Pokemon Popularizes Augmented Reality, Hollywood Explores AR's Potential
As Pokemon Popularizes Augmented Reality, Hollywood Explores AR's Potential
AR will be front-and-center this week at Siggraph — Oscar winner Ben Grossmann says it offers "superpowers" and countless applications in Hollywood and beyond.
'Star Trek Beyond': The Nail-Biting Rush to Get It to the New Wide-Screen Theaters
'Star Trek Beyond': The Nail-Biting Rush to Get It to the New Wide-Screen Theaters
"I never finished anything this close to release,” said producer Ben Rosenblatt. “Had anything in the pipeline gone wrong, we wouldn’t have made it.”
John Pritchett to Be Honored by Cinema Audio Society
John Pritchett to Be Honored by Cinema Audio Society
The production sound mixer is known for working with directors such as Robert Altman and earned Oscar nominations for 'Memoirs of a Geisha' and 'Road to Perdition.'
Digital Domain, DreamWorks Animation Strike Virtual Reality Deal
Digital Domain, DreamWorks Animation Strike Virtual Reality Deal
Digital Domain reveals a VR strategy that also includes a deal with China’s Youku and the launch of a 360-degree camera.
Tech Entrepreneur Michelle Munson to Be Honored by Hollywood Professional Association
Tech Entrepreneur Michelle Munson to Be Honored by Hollywood Professional Association
The Aspera CEO will receive the organization's Charles S. Swartz Award for impact on the industry.
Deluxe Names John Paulson to Lead Film and Ad Postproduction
Deluxe Names John Paulson to Lead Film and Ad Postproduction
“Feature film and advertising are becoming more seamlessly integrated," he said.
'Ghostbusters': How the Visual Effects Team Brought Slimer and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Back to Life
'Ghostbusters': How the Visual Effects Team Brought Slimer and the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man Back to Life
While paying tribute to the original movie, the VFX team used the latest digital tools — as well as a drone that stood in for one "ghost."
How Spider-Man and Daredevil Inspired the New Animated Feature ‘Phantom Boy’
How Spider-Man and Daredevil Inspired the New Animated Feature ‘Phantom Boy’
"The heroes invented by Stan Lee ... are like us. They are human and they suffer," says director Alain Gagnol.
‘Suicide Squad’ Virtual Reality Content to Be Released Through Warner Bros., Samsung Partnership
‘Suicide Squad’ Virtual Reality Content to Be Released Through Warner Bros., Samsung Partnership
VR content will debut at Comic-Con.
Emmys: What the Crafts Nominees Are Saying
Emmys: What the Crafts Nominees Are Saying
Reactions from nominees on 'Game of Thrones,' 'Deadliest Catch.'
RealD Acquires Image Processing Tech Developer Tessive
RealD Acquires Image Processing Tech Developer Tessive
Tessive-developed technology is in use on Ang Lee's 'Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk.'