• VFX: Fox's <I>9-1-1 Lone Star</I>
    VFX: Fox's 9-1-1 Lone Star

    FuseFX (https://fusefx.com) has been providing visual effects services for Fox’s 9-1-1 Lone Star. The show is set in Austin, TX, and centers around a father and son firefighting team (Rob Lowe and Ron ...

    March 18, 2020

  • Streaming Series: Netflix's <I>The Witcher</I>
    Streaming Series: Netflix's The Witcher

    LONDON — Cinesite (cinesite.com) has been providing visual effects for The Witcher a new Netflix series that recently streamed its first season. The studio is set to work on Season 2 once it returns f ...

    March 16, 2020

  • Practical Effects: Jeremy Hays on <I>Call Of The Wild</I> & <I>Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood</I>
    Practical Effects: Jeremy Hays on Call Of The Wild & Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood

    Jeremy Hays is a live-action special effects supervisor with more than 25 years of experience under his belt. He recently contributed to The Call Of The Wild, and was tasked with creating 1800s, Gold ...

    March 4, 2020

  • Review: DPA's 4017 & 4018 microphones

    When I mention a shotgun microphone, many of you will spontaneously think of a Sennheiser MKH 416 or perhaps a Schoeps CMIT 5. Judging from what I find when googling, not many would think of DPA Micro ...

    December 12, 2019

  • Review: Sonicware's ELZ_1 synthesizer

    In an age of virtual software synthesizers, there seems to be a constant, never-ending stream of new plug-ins, updates, and releases. Some virtual instruments try to break new ground, while others try ...

    October 7, 2019

  • Review: Reallusion Character Creator 3

    Characters are often the hardest thing to get right on a project. Whether you’re working on a film, a videogame or a commercial piece, creating and editing believable characters can be time-intensive ...

    June 4, 2019