Stanford scientists have identified key acoustic characteristics of the 2011 Japan earthquake that indicated it would cause a large tsunami. The technique could be applied worldwide to create an early ...
June 21, 2013
Michael Travers moved into animated features from live-action visual effects when he joined Blue Sky studios to become a managing technical director for the 2002 film Ice Age. Prior to that, he was a ...
June 19, 2013
MONTREAL — Visual effects production studio Rodeo FX has “magically” delivered 350 complex VFX shots for “Now You See Me,” serving as the film’s main visual effects vendor. The film was released by Su ...
June 12, 2013
Logan and Conscious Minds bring Calvin Johnson, Alex Morgan, Neymar Jr. and Allyson Felix into animated games for Nike+.
June 6, 2013
Artists take viewers on a VFX journey in a stunning commercial across time and space.
Blue Sky Studios’ Materials Supervisor Brian Hill has been in the thick of the action on the animation studio’s last five feature films, where he has led teams working on – in his words – “two and a h ...
May 30, 2013
CTO Carl Ludwig of Blue Sky Studios discusses the latest technology used to render Epic’s rich environment and magical characters
May 21, 2013
Luma adds armor, weaponry and environmental effects in the third installment of this popular franchise.
May 20, 2013
Poetica used Arnold, a powerful new 3D CGI-rendering program, rendering some 200-plus passes of CG, as well as Exocortex, Slipstream, and ICE.
The student inventors unveiled their child detection prototype at a recent senior design showcase. From left are Anshul Mehra, Yejin Kim and Jeffrey Kamei; at the far right is their faculty sponsor, E ...