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The Borgias Nominated for 4 Emmy’s!

The Borgias Nominated for 4 Emmy’s!

July 23, 2012, Toronto – SPIN VFX is pleased to announce Emmy nominations for the second season of THE BORGIAS including Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role. Congratulations to SHOWTIME, TAKE 5, OCTAGON FILMS and CTV.  SPIN is…

Extraordinary Talent Joins SPIN VFX

Spin VFX is proud to announce three additions to our senior team.  Mayur Patel CG Supervisor, Tim Alexander Asset Supervisor and Wojciech Zielinski Visual Effects Supervisor. MAYUR PATEL, BSEE (Cornell), MSCS (UCLA) / CG Supervisor: Mayur has worked in the…

Titanic Rules the Waves

Titanic Rules the Waves

‘Titanic’, a four part TV series, was created to mark the 100th anniversary of the world’s most famous maritime disaster in April 1912. Spin VFX created the Titanic asset of over 1TB and 4,000 parts, delivering 55 shots. The series…

Titanic: FX Guide Article

Titanic: FX Guide Article

“ITV’s recent four-part serial Titanic marked the famous ship disaster’s one hundredth anniversary. To help tell the story of its doomed voyage, Rocket Science VFX’s Tom Turnbull oversaw the series’ 500 visual effects shots. These were completed by Rocket Science VFX, SPIN…

SPIN VFX adopts Katana – Joining the ranks of larger studios

London, 16th May 2012 – Leading visual effects software developer, The Foundry (www.thefoundry.co.uk) is pleased to announce that Spin VFX (www.spinpro.com) has purchased a site licence of KATANA and will now be using the software on all its future projects. Spin VFX is…

Spin Delivers VFX for ITV’s Titanic

Spin Delivers VFX for ITV’s Titanic

Spin VFX delivered 65 visual effects shots for the ITV miniseries Titanic, a four-part television costume drama created by producer Nigel Stafford-Clark and written by Julian Fellowes. The series, which was released in over 86 countries in March and April, 2012, was…

The Borgias Gets 6 Emmy Nominations!

TORONTO, ON (July 18, 2011) – SPIN VFX is pleased to announce six Emmy nominations for THE BORGIAS including Special Visual Effects For A Series. Congratulations to SHOWTIME and TAKE 5, we are proud to have had the opportunity to…

Priest: not your average vampire movie

Director Scott Charles Stewart’s Priest envisions an alternative post-apocalyptic world pitting man against vampire, and spiritual warriors helping to win the war. The effects in the film range from the vampires to whole cities and towns, a baron wasteland and a train…

Aiding the invasion in Battle: Los Angeles

Aiding the invasion in Battle: Los Angeles

In Battle: Los Angeles, the Californian city once again finds itself under attack from alien invaders. Visual effects supervisor Everett Burrell and an army of effects artists wrought havoc on the city as well as realizing the other-worldly warriors. Seeking to…