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Kingdom Of Heaven
 

By Ellen Wolff

Modern visual effects techniques like CG sets, virtual extras, and digitally enhanced stunts are making it possible to mount period pieces on a scale that would have pleased Cecil B. DeMille. ...

Cinematic Sluggers 

By Michael Goldman

"There have been some great fight films, and I wasn't sure I wanted to take that on," says Ron Howard of his hesitation to direct Cinderella Man. "I found it daunting to face the challenge of trying to present boxing in a more compelling fashion than has been done in the past." A conversation with actor Russell Crowe, who stars in the film as the Depression-era fighter, James J. Braddock, however, convinced Howard to take up the challenge. ...

Charting the Stars v.3 

By S. D. Katz

Movies are escape, and I've been closing my eyes to conjure impossible scenes of revenge, love, and possibility for more then a few decades. Designing movies is daydreaming, but most of the time ideas stay daydreams or become thumbnails and storyboards that fill closets and storage boxes with hope grown dim. If one were to imagine Xanadu, a place where dreams become real, it might be the Skywalker Ranch, the lavish playground and toy shop of George Lucas....

Is Realtime Real? Part 2 

By S. D. Katz

A movie and a game from the same title are like Siamese twins. They may share some vital organs, but they're still two distinct personalities...

Step by Step: Extreme Decks 

By Ellen Wolff

Matte World Digital, Novato, Calif., is well-known for creating synthetic environments, amassing a long credit list that includes Cats & Dogs, The Last...

Making Sahara Glow 

By Michael Goldman

Paramount's Sahara, directed by Breck Eisner and starring Matthew McConaughey, is an old-fashioned adventure thriller in which heroic characters, lost and desperate under a brutal desert sun, manage to maintain ...

Edit Integrate Review — Wondertouch ParticleIllusion 3 

By Frank McMahon

Particle animation, such as purple sparks flying from a wizard's glowing wand, can be a time-consuming and frustrating enterprise. In an artistic world,...

Tools for FX and DI 

By Robert Nederhorst, Digital Domain
By Michael Cioni, PlasterCITY Digital Post

Iridas: Making Effects Work Quick and Easy to Check Back in 2000, you couldn't find an app to do any type of professional, uncompressed frame playback...

Step By Step: Warhammer 

by Ellen Wolff

Gamers worldwide know the futuristic world of Warhammer, the popular fighting game from THQ/Relic Entertainment. For the new Warhammer 40,000: Dawn ...

The iPOD and HD 

By S. D. Katz

Here's a stunt that sums up desktop video in 2005. Blackmagic Design, the I/O card manufacturer that's setting the bar in price/performance, was looking...

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