VFX

BTS of John Wick 3: Bike Fight Scene – Photography Article

Every well-known movie has specific scenes it is famous for. This is the case with the bike fight scene in John Wick: Chapter 3 Parabellum, where we take a glimpse behind the scenes to see how the production team made that action choreography. In every movie starring celebrities dangerous scenes have always been a subject of caution. Sometimes stunt doubles are used, other times other types of trickery is involved such as filming on a chroma screen, or keeping the…

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Incredible Real-Time Visual Effects Tech Replaces Green Screens with LED Walls – Photography Article

Real-time in-camera VFX might sound like a pipe dream, but Unreal Engine has just published a demo that shows exactly that with Project Spotlight. Using “next-generation virtual production tools,” Project Spotlight is able to render and manipulate real-time environments with startling realism, replacing green or blue screens with LED walls. The demo was filmed at SIGGRAPH 2019, where Epic Games partnered with Lux Machina, Magnopus, Profile Studios, Quixel, ARRI, and DP Matt Workman to show the latest Unreal Engine production…

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Real-Time In-Camera VFX: Next Generation of Filmmaking – Photography Article

Visual effects (VFX) are a great way of achieving spectacular results when the budget doesn’t allow filming for real or it’s too risky for the actors. Up till now, these were achieved mostly by filming on green or blue screens. This new way of filmmaking presents a way for shooting scenes with VFX directly in camera. For the last several years I’ve seen real-time VFX compositing, but the actors are  still in a green or blue screen environment. In this…

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