• Artifex highlights storytelling & VFX skills via original content
    Artifex highlights storytelling & VFX skills via original content

    As a VFX supervisor who has owned my own shop, Artifex Studios, for over 20 years, I’ve had the opportunity to work on some incredible projects. I began my time in the industry “on the box,” gradually ...

    November 16, 2018

  • Careers: VFX editor Ashish Raisinghani
    Careers: VFX editor Ashish Raisinghani

    Born from an early love for films like the alien invasion classic Independence Day and the second installment in the genre-defining Terminator series, and nurtured through his study of film and at the ...

    November 15, 2018

  • <I>First Man</I>: Mixing Universal's moon mission feature
    First Man: Mixing Universal's moon mission feature

    Universal Pictures’ new feature First Man looks at the early years of the US space program. In the late 1960s, NASA’s first astronauts —Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins — prepared for m ...

    November 7, 2018

  • Review: Reallusion's Motion Live

    As an independent film director, storyteller and animator, I often find myself needing tools that can help me achieve multiple animation goals within a short time span and within the confines of a lim ...

    November 6, 2018

  • Review: Creation Effects' Flocks & Schools

    I recently read an article about the Black Panther film that debuted this year. The article criticized the quality of VFX found in the film, comparing it to the quality of films made 10 years ago. In ...

    April 23, 2018

  • Review: Dell Canvas

    When it comes to control surfaces and interface devices, post pros generally stick to a few tried-and-true, long-in-the-tooth methods. There’s the keyboard and mouse that’s most common. There are spec ...

    February 12, 2018