VFX Recruitment in a Post-COVID World

Graham Edwards explores the current boom in VFX work and the corresponding recruitment challenges As the UK begins to emerge from the COVID-19 crisis, job vacancies have hit their highest peak since records...

Remote working drives innovation at VFX facilities

The pandemic has led to the development of new working practices, security measures and technology that will continue to benefit us all Faced with the prospect of shutting offices and transitioning to remot...

Deepfake And What It Could Mean For The Film Industry

By now you’ve undoubtedly been exposed to Deepfake, a process by which artificial intelligence and machine learning can convincingly superimpose one person’s face onto another in any video. Whether you wer...

Terminator: The Story of a Movie Franchise

Terminator is an expansive media franchise covering all facets of entertainment including six films, a tv series, comic books, and novels. With the release of the upcoming Terminator: Dark Fate quickly approac...

Interview: The VFX Union (UK)

VFXwire had a chat with Joe Pavlo, Chair of the VFX Union (BECTU) in the UK and VFX Supervisor, about the VFX Union's history, current work, hopes for the future and the current status of the visual effects in...

Commentary: VFX & The Price of Passion

You might think that pilots, who are in charge of some of the most expensive machinery on the planet and are responsible for dozens, sometimes hundreds of lives while they work, get paid handsomely. You might ...

Interview: Meet ActionVFX

ActionVFX creates VFX assets for visual professionals and film-makers. VFXwire met up with Luke Thompson, Chief Operating Officer at ActionVFX to have a chat about their company, process and aims for the futur...

Interview: The Current State of the VFX Industry

AWN had a great interview with Scott Ross, the founder and former CEO & chairman of Digital Domain, about the current state of the VFX industry. Have a look at the interview below. Part 1 Part 2 ...

Interview: White Tiger Legend

In this article we have an interview with Kory Martin Juul, who over the past 4 years has been working on "White Tiger Legend", a 1 hour and 40 minutes fully animated feature film. So far he has done most of th...