Gnomon Student Reel and Blik

Here is a video showing off student work from the Gnomon courses - superb! Gnomon Student Work Compilation 2010 from Gnomon School of Visual Effects on Vimeo.--- While we are in Vimeo and cool…


Black, White, Paper, Eye and Tinsel

Lets start with BLACK. These dynamic sculptures are created by artist Yong Ho Ji from tires. The way he has used the form and texture of the material to convey musculature, tension, movement and…


Avengers Concept Art

[Avengers art via Marvel.com] One of the trends I love is how concept art is becoming more and more part of the buildup for a film release etc. Here is a nifty promo piece for the Avengers which…


Comic-Con Trailers and More

Just had to post a few cool things from Comic-Con 2011 way over in San Diego. Here is the trailer for Mythbusters they used at their panel - what's not to love: X-Men Destiny Trailer: Star Wars: The…


Tablet Computer Experiment Coming

While I still like my iPad, its capability as an actually productive tool is rather limited. While I can find a way to do a range of things with enough apps and configurations and workarounds it…


High Elf vs Wood Elf post2

Continuing on with the reference images of High Elf and Wood Elf for the respective concept designs for the Butterfly and Moth societies and warriors: Another set of High Elf Imagery (Butterflies)…


High Elf vs Wood Elf

In looking at reference for Moths vs Butterflies a little while back there was plenty of inspiration to be drawn from. Here are a suite of each collaged together from an army of Google image searches…


Harry Potter Conclusion

The final film in the epic series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows pt2 brings a highly dramatic and combat-centric end. We have been treated to something special in seeing the actors grow up…


The Dark Knight Rises Poster

There were some great posters created for the Dark Knight film and we are already being treated to wonderful images like this one for the Dark Knight Rises. (via Collider) [Dark Knight Rises poster…


SIGGRAPH CAF Vid

The SIGGRAPH Computer Animation Festival in Vancouver is on soon and they have released their preview/promo trailer - full of cool bits: Plus there is a Gallery preview as well:


Transformers 3 Concept Art

The insanely detailed alien robots that smash their way around our screens doing Michael Bay's bidding all start with some very cool concept work. Here is some for Transformers 3 which shows the…


Transformers 3

Headed in to see the 3rd of the Transformers films, extra enthused after seeing 2 of the stars at Supanova. So to IMAX 3D for Transformers Dark of the Moon we went with much enthusiasm for a 2.5 hour…


Sebastian Cryengine Movie

There are some more images from the 'movie' project powered by CryEngine by Sebastian. I have looked in on the stunning imagery coming from the project so far and these are no exception -…


Crymod and Sandbox3

There is a nice new version of the Crymod site now and that means all new goodies for those of us playing with the wonders of the CryEngine. This all coincides with the release of the Sandbox3 SDK…