Vfx

06.20.16
How 'Game of Thrones' put together its biggest battle yet
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How 'Game of Thrones' put together its biggest battle yet

"The Battle of the Bastards" is a marriage of complex VFX and practical effects.

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02.29.16
'Ex Machina's' Oscar win is a triumph for low-budget VFX
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'Ex Machina's' Oscar win is a triumph for low-budget VFX

The $15 million movie beat heavy hitters like 'The Force Awakens,' 'Fury Road' and 'The Martian.'

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01.14.16
See how VFX transforms 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (updated)
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See how VFX transforms 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' (updated)

For digital effects junkies, the Oscar show reel is Nirvana (warning: spoilers).

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09.17.15
The Emmy-winning studios behind American Horror Story's freaks
09.17.15

The Emmy-winning studios behind American Horror Story's freaks

Freak Show, the fourth season of American Horror Story, was a carnival of oddities. Each character presented the emotional and physical complexities of a medical abnormality. We caught up with the stellar team that brought those characters to life.

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07.08.15
Watch how a CGI-heavy 'Game of Thrones' zombie battle was made
07.08.15

Watch how a CGI-heavy 'Game of Thrones' zombie battle was made

Watch how CGI made the 'Game of Thrones' zombie battle scene epic.

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05.23.15
Recommended Reading: Why do we hate CGI so much?
05.23.15

Recommended Reading: Why do we hate CGI so much?

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the...

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05.14.15
Every ridiculous vehicle in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' is drivable
05.14.15

Every ridiculous vehicle in 'Mad Max: Fury Road' is drivable

Practical effects have gotten incredibly scarce in big-budget summer blockbusters, so it's pretty...

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09.03.11
Filmmakers share the story behind Find Makarov and Operation Kingfish
09.03.11

Filmmakers share the story behind Find Makarov and Operation Kingfish

Among the festivities this weekend at Call of Duty XP in Los Angeles was the premiere of the se...

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