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The Making of No Country for Old Men

28 July, 2016 エスピオン

No Country for Old Men is a 2005 novel by U.S. author Cormac McCarthy. The story occurs in the vicinity of the United States–Mexico border in 1980 and concerns an illegal drug deal gone awry in the Texas desert back country. The 2007 movie is an American neo-Western thriller film directed, written, and edited by […]

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Behind the scenes : Mad Max : Fury Road

14 January, 2016 エスピオン

The behind the scenes making of Mad Max: Fury Road starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron It showcases some amazing stunts from George Miller’s movie. Synopsis: Mad Max: Fury Road is the fourth film of George Miller’s Road Warrior/Mad Max franchise co-written and directed by Miller. The post-apocalyptic action film is set in the furthest […]

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Alien Resurrection: Creating Newborn

24 September, 2015 エスピオン

From sculpture to its first animatronic test then all the way to its final paint, enjoy this look into the ALIEN film series’ most controversial character. Misfire or hit, you can’t deny it’s a pretty successful puppet, brought to life by some great Studio ADI artists. ALIEN RESURRECTION’s “newborn” is perhaps the most controversial creature […]

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Children of Men – The Story In the Background

16 September, 2015 エスピオン

Evan Puschak from the Nerdwriter YouTube series presents an in depth look at Alfonso Cuaron’s dystopian film ‘Children of Men.’ Puschak examines the subtle references, from Pink Floyd to George Orwell, and how the camera often focuses on the environment throughout the film rather than following the main character, Theo.

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Another World – The Making Of with Eric Chahi

30 March, 2015 エスピオン

Another World, also known as Out of This World in North America and Outer World (アウターワールド Autā Wārudo) in Japan, is a 1991 cinematic platformer action-adventure game designed by Éric Chahi for Delphine Software. The game tells a story of Lester, a young scientist who, as a result of an experiment gone wrong, finds himself […]

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Animation by Sony Pictures Imageworks

22 August, 2014 エスピオン

Check out this incredibly insightful behind the scenes, by the talented team at Sony Pictures Imageworks, where they show how they created new animation techniques for The Amazing Spider-Man 2! Narrated by Animation Supervisor David Schaub. And another scene breakdown with Electro

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The Making of Ghost in the Shell 3D

06 August, 2014 エスピオン

Making of G.I.T.S. is a site dedicated to show sample work that went into the collaborative Ghost in the Shell project from the 3D team, and to properly represent the people that worked on the project in their free time. This is their tribute to an insanely inspirational piece of Art by Mamoru Oshii. makingof2501.com

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League of Legends Cinematic: A New Dawn – Behind the Scenes

03 August, 2014 エスピオン

Check out the behind-the-scenes video below for a look at how Riot Games tapped into character design, music, animation, and even classic Foley techniques to showcase some of your favorite champions slugging it out for blood, guts, and glory.

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The Crew Trailer – behind the scenes

22 July, 2014 エスピオン

Check out how Unit Image created The Crew trailer: an amazing MMO racing game from Ivory Tower and Ubisoft. This trailer mixes the crafty car manufacturer and hefty action scene genres. Here’s the original trailer:

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Game of Thrones VFX making of reel

09 July, 2014 エスピオン

Mackevision is proud to be along with other world-class VFX studios part of this saga: Game of Thrones, Season 4, in 2014 Visual Effects Supervisor: Jörn Großhans Visual Effects Producer: Katharina Kessler

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THE THING – Storyboard to Film Comparison

09 July, 2014 エスピオン

The visuals of both the desolate Antarctic and the ever-morphing alien creatures in THE THING were envisioned long before the movie was shot. Extensive storyboards were drawn by artist Michael Ploog so that all the departments of the production were on the same page in their preparation for the shoot. This is nothing new…but the […]

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The Thing – Animatronics and Visual Effects

08 May, 2014 エスピオン

Amalgamated Dynamics, Inc. (www.studioadi.com) designed and created many animatronic creatures for the 2011 prequel to John Carpenter’s THE THING. This video chronicles the work and execution of the final creations on set. See just how impressive the projects can be.

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Flesh + Steel: The Making of ROBOCOP

25 January, 2014 エスピオン

A look back at the inception and production of RoboCop, the classic 1987 film directed by Paul Verhoeven.

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The Visual Effects of “Pacific Rim”

21 January, 2014 Luthien

For over 2 years the team at Industrial Light & Magic in San Francisco, Singapore and Vancouver worked tirelessly to bring Guillermo del Toro’s science fiction epic “Pacific Rim” to life. This reel represents a taste of the visual effects work the team was tasked with in creating everything from monstrous Kaiju to the man-made […]

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How previsualization works in movies and games

21 January, 2014 エスピオン

Watch this extremely insightful documentary Directed by Daniel Gregoire & Jason Ragosta, that explains in great detail what “Previs” is, and why is is such an integral and important part in the process of creating the top films of today! “Previsualization” [pre-vis-u-al-iz-a-tion] noun 1. Is a collaborative process that generates preliminary versions of shots or […]

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Elite: Dangerous Developer Diary: The Making of the Damocles trailer

02 December, 2013 エスピオン

In this latest progress diary for Elite: Dangerous Chris Gregory (Art Director) talks through the various techniques used to put together the Damocles video as well as discussing how it has helped advance the game. It also contains some sneak peeks of the latest game build in action. To keep up to date with the […]

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Killzone Shadow Fall – Behind The Scenes

01 December, 2013 エスピオン
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Flashback remake: behind the scenes

25 November, 2013 エスピオン

20 years after the original game’s launch, Conrad is enlisted back to active service for the triumphant return of one of the most acclaimed franchises in gaming history. It’s not a reboot. It’s Flashback re-imagined. The original Core-Team revamped their own creation, leveraging the best of today’s technology while remaining true to the classic side-scroller […]

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Creating The Terminator – Visual Effects and Music

21 November, 2013 エスピオン

A behind the scenes look into the making of The Terminator, using miniatures, smoke and mirrors to create a futuristic wasteland, and realistic action scenes in the movie.

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The Making of Terminator 2: Judgement Day (1991)

22 January, 2013 エスピオン

A documentary on the making of the sequel to the popular Schwarzenegger film, The Terminator.

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The Making of Predator (1987)

17 January, 2013 エスピオン

A behind-the-scenes look at the 1987 sci-fi/action film starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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Hitman: Absolution – Behind the Scenes

Go behind the scenes of Hitman: Absolution for a look at the voices of Benjamin Travis (Powers Boothe) and Jade (Shannyn Sossmon) in Hitman: Absolution.

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The Fly: Behind the Scenes (1986)

01 April, 2012 エスピオン

A behind the scenes look at the animatronics and special effects used in the 1986 sci fi thriller, The Fly.

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Tomb Raider “Turning Point” Trailer

30 January, 2012 エスピオン

Tomb Raider delivers an intense and gritty story into the origins of Lara Croft and her ascent from a frightened young woman to a hardened survivor.

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Assassins Creed Revelations: The Tools featurette

01 December, 2011 エスピオン

Creative Director Alex Amancio and Mission Design Director Falko Poiker discuss some unique uses for Ezio’s new Hook Blade and creative bomb-crafting combinations.

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