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Rango – CG Breakdowns and a Look Behind the Magic

Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) has posted some really cool breakdowns of their first fully-animated feature film, Rango. Winner! and nominated for… Best Animated Film 2011 by every film awards group going. Click the player, and enjoy the videos: The Animation & Effects of ‘Rango’ Behind the Magic: The Characters of ‘Rango’ Behind the Magic:…

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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…

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The Title Design of Saul Bass

To celebrate the release of the long-awaited book “Saul Bass: A Life in Film & Design”, editor Ian Albinson put together a brief visual history of some of Saul Bass‘s most celebrated work. Again, for those of you who aren’t aware of Saul Bass (1920-1996) was not only one of the great graphic designers of…

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INKING BY WACOM

I don’t usually promote products, but… Ohhh my!… I think I just found something new to put on my wish list. Wacom introduces Inkling, a new digital sketch pen that captures a digital likeness of your work while you sketch with its ballpoint tip on any sketchbook or standard piece of paper. Enjoy the video:…

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