The moves of Dante Ha are usually accompanied by explosions or music sure to get the heart racing in films such as The Dark Knight Rises and X-Men: First Class… <see full story here> @ <http://holykaw.alltop.com/>
ON-ART Corp., Tokyo (“a top artistic structure airbrush paint production company in Japan”) have just been granted their US patent (7,997,991 B2) for a “Costume suit of large size animal.” <read the full story here> @ <http://io9.com/>
Wow, have we come full circle and now the cg guys have to worry?? Everyone loves dinosaurs!
An overzealous application of CGI is the figurative boa constrictor squeezing the life out of “The Sorcerer and the White Snake,” a silly, derivative supernatural-action extravaganza that would have been better at a fraction of its f/x budget… <read full story here> @ <http://www.variety.com/>
Yikes, that’s not a very good snippet is it? Still, really interested in tracking East/West created/distributed films…
Evan Luzi, who runs the camera assistant blog The Black and Blue (and who also wrote a guest post here on NFS), takes a look at the crucial but unheralded position of data wrangler… <read full story here> @ <http://nofilmschool.com/>
You can’t underestimate this role on-set. Growing more and more important as we go more digital as well. This is a cool little look at the position. mmmmmmmm data….