Stranger Things : Creation of a Matte Painting

I am a huge fan of Stranger Things, probably because I am the perfect target for this show. Born in 1979 (yes, I'm 32...) these kids were exactly what I wanted to be at the time.I loved walkie talkie, I've played Dungeons and Dragons and I loved The Neverending Story... still do... The difference is: … Continue reading Stranger Things : Creation of a Matte Painting

How to create an aerial shot in 2.5D | Matte Painting and Camera Projection in Nuke

When I worked on Unknown, in 2011, which unfortunately only seduced 55% of the critics on RottenTomatoes, I've had to create a shot where Liam Neeson, on a plane, were looking through the window at some clouds formations.I think this shot appears during the opening title or at the very beginning of the film.To realise … Continue reading How to create an aerial shot in 2.5D | Matte Painting and Camera Projection in Nuke

Let’s meet Oleksiy Golovchenko ¬ Environment Supervisor on Alita and Deadpool 2

Hi everyone,Last night, during a Live on Twitch, we've had the pleasure to invite a very talented Matte Painter and Concept Artist, now Environment Supervisor who worked for MPC and DNEG : Oleksiy Golovchenko.We've had a very good discussion around his Art, how he got into Matte Painting, starting his journey in Ukraine to end … Continue reading Let’s meet Oleksiy Golovchenko ¬ Environment Supervisor on Alita and Deadpool 2

COVID-19 vs VFX Industry #2 : Virtual Proximity

A year ago, after we’ve all been hit by what would become the biggest crisis for people of my generation, the entire Visual Effects Industry moved to remote working. At the beginning, no one was really convinced about this move and we were all hoping that it would be temporary. We were anticipating a drop … Continue reading COVID-19 vs VFX Industry #2 : Virtual Proximity

Let’s meet Stephan Fleet VFX Sup of The Boys

https://open.spotify.com/episode/0kPnd1CzzoSFWnRDX9N9IY?si=bECJzkV4RdWxu4k0jlwJIw If you haven't had a chance to listen to the podcast yet, here it is! In this episode, we've met with Stephan Fleet, Visual Effects Supervisor and take us through a long and fascinating journey, across TV projects and big streaming platform like Amazon. His most recent project being The Boys, series 01. Enjoy! … Continue reading Let’s meet Stephan Fleet VFX Sup of The Boys