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Dune Firm DNEG Promotes Tom Jacomb To Prez O

August 31, 2021, 08:49 AM

Previously serving as Managing Director, Jacomb helped launch the Feature Animation division at DNEG in 2014. Based in London, he has guided the growth of the team to more than 500 employees across DNEG’s animation studios in London, Los Angeles, Montréal and Mumbai.

The Green Knight: Weta Digital’s Eric Saindon on the VFX for David Lowery’s Arthurian Epic

August 11, 2021, 08:51 AM

One of the things that immediately jumps out at anyone who watches David Lowery’s new Arthurian epic, The Green Knight, is how amazing the entire film looks with so much exemplary work by Lowery’s entire crafts team and crew in order to recreate those medieval times.

Autodesk's improved Bitfrost simplifies simulations & custom effects creation

August 10, 2021, 09:13 AM

SAN FRANCISCO – Autodesk ( has announced a feature-rich update to Bitfrost that’s targeted at simplifying the creation and delivery of complex simulations and custom effects via realtime tool feedback and a host of new enhancements.

The VFX ingredients to creating The Saweetie Meal

August 10, 2021, 09:11 AM

At face value, this is a food advertisement for McDonald’s but the spot has an overarching theme of a beauty ad almost. How did the VFX team go about seamlessly blending these two different genres?

Autodesk Explores the Future of VFX at SIGGRAPH 20

August 6, 2021, 09:02 AM

Taking place August 10, Autodesk’s SIGGRAPH 2021 Vision Series includes six sessions with industry leaders who are pushing the boundaries to create new possibilities for film and TV digital artistry; programs include ‘Reimagining VFX Production in the Cloud,’ and ‘Marvel Studios: Adapting to Our New (Virtual) Normal.’

Tommy Smith joins Carbon as VFX Supervisor

August 5, 2021, 09:01 AM

VFX supervisor Tommy Smith has joined creative studio Carbon. He has more than 15 years of experience working at studios such as Psyop, The Mill and Method. He also had a two-year stint with Apple as creative director across technology projects. Smith says he looks forward to his work at Carbon because it allows him to use his skills across both 2D and 3D. Continue reading → August 4, 2021 The post Tommy Smith joins Carbon as VFX Supervisor appeared first on postPerspective.

Autodesk Update Overhauls User Onboarding

August 3, 2021, 08:52 AM

Quicker artist onboarding includes personalized startup, new search feature, and an in-app interactive tutorials; update helps artists get up and running quicker and more easily.

Autodesk reveals the feature list for Maya 20221

July 29, 2021, 09:02 AM

Check out the latest features in the 3D animation software, including updates to the deformer system.

CoSA VFX Fills Key Leadership Roles at Georgia Fac

July 28, 2021, 09:11 AM

Brigitte Stanovick and Mark Davis move from LA office to Atlanta to support growing roster of high-profile episodic and feature projects; former senior post-production and project manager will network with local industry leaders, while former compositor heads up 2D team.

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