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THE MINIATURE MODELS OF BLADE RUNNER

Nikos Oct 10, 2017 Creative, VFX 0

By IAN FAILES Christopher S. Ross checks the scale convergence of the Hades Landscape. The artist drew the black silhouettes, in progressively reduced scales, over Virgil Mirano’s reference photography of the El Segundo refinery. They were arranged on 12” x 24” artboard panels from which lithographic films were made. The acid-etching supplier used the films […]

Aardman’s new YouTube channel to share the work of independent animators

Nikos Sep 29, 2017 Animations, Creative 0

By Miriam Harris Iconic UK animation studio Aardman Animations (best known for Chicken Run, Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the Sheep,  Morph) has launched a new YouTube channel dedicated to selecting quality work by independent animators (fresh, and already established) and sharing it to thousands of online subscribers.  AardBoiled will run alongside Aardman’s 17 other channels. It’s purpose is to […]

‘Westworld’: How Elastic Created Those Spectacular Main Titles

Nikos Jun 15, 2017 Creative 0

Elastic could follow their Emmy win for “The Man in the High Castle” with another one for the even more ambitious main title design for “Westworld.” Bill Desowitz Jun 12, 2017 6:46 pm @BillDesowitz From the galloping horse to the dancing robotic tools to the passionate embrace of two unfinished lovers, the “Westworld” main title […]