Transformers: Dark of the Moon – CG Breakdowns and a Look Behind the Magic

Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has posted some really cool breakdowns of the live-action, science fiction, action, special-effects-extravaganza feature film, Transformers: Dark of the Moon. (Originally based on a toy line from Hasbro)

Nominated, by a number of film awards groups, for… Best Visual Effects, Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing, and Best Science Fiction Movie of 2011.

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The Animation & Effects of ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’

Recognize the Artists – ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ – Oscars TV Ad

Behind the Magic: ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ – Tilted Building

Behind the Magic: ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ – Transformations

Bonus Feature:
Here is a bit from the last Transformers movie – 
The Magic Behind the VFX of Transformers Revenge of the Fallen

EXTRA Bonus Feature:

Michael Bay Showcases Transformers Blu-ray Limited Edition

Only 5,000. Get it at bayhem.com/ujBSSo

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DreamWork’s Jason Schleifer TEDxYouth Talk

Jason Schleifer Head of Character Animation at PDI / DreamWorks Animation, gives a short, fun talk about animation.  Inspirational and informative, plus you get to see some sweeet animation tests from Megamind.  Check it out.

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Also, you can click here to check out Jason Schleifer’s website for Animator Friendly Rigging

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HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!!!

Happy Valentine’s to you and yours.

Here are some fun videos…

Enjoy the videos:
Doug Chang: A very Vimeo Valentine

Kina Grannis: Valentine

Fall Out Boy: The Carpal Tunnel of Love
(Viewer Discretion Is Advised)

Field Notes: Red Blooded

Ben Schwartz: Valentine’s Break Up

LOL!

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