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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…

SPIN has a blast in LA with PFTrack

SPIN has a blast in LA with PFTrack

Toronto-based visual effects studio, and long-time PFTrack users, SPIN VFX, recently delivered 200 shots for the military sci-fi thriller Battle: Los Angeles. Their work included creature effects, crowd simulations and the general destruction of the city of Los Angeles. The…

Career advice: Jeff Campbell, SpinVFX

CG Channel: What does your current job involve? Give us the one-line summary. Jeff Campbell: I suggest creative and technical solutions all along the VFX process from script to screen. Read more: CG Channel

Legion: More Than a Wing and a Prayer

The premise of Legion (which opened Friday from Screen Gems) is that a biblical apocalypse descends on the world to destroy mankind. Mankind’s only hope is in the hands of a fallen angel (Paul Bettany) and a group of strangers in a…