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Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Autodesk Siggraph 2011 Animation Show Reel

In this video see a compilation of some of the best animation material submitted to Autodesk this year using 3ds Max, Maya and Softimage. Share/Bookmark

Mezzo "RACE" Visual Effects Breakdown - Mezzo commercial

Mezzo "RACE" Visual Effects Breakdown from marc dominic rienzo on Vimeo.

This is a visual effects breakdown created by Marc Rienzo for 'RACE', one of the two Mezzo commercials directed by Joseph Kosinski. The live action was shot on 35mm against greenscreen, and composited using Nuke into an all cg environment created with 3D Studio Max and Vray. Visual effects were done at Sway Studio. Mezzo was nominated for a VES award: Best Compositing in a Commercial.

Full credits for Mezzo "Leap" and "Race":

Agency: Timmerman &Tan/Singapore
Creative Director: Michael Tan
Agency Producer: Serene Chiu

Production Company: Rokkit/ London
Director: Joseph Kosinski
DP: Claudio Miranda
EP: Dan Dickenson
Producer: Luke Jacobs

Visual Effects: SWAY Studio
EP: Shira Boardman
Creative Director: Mark Glaser
VFX Supervisor: Robert G. Nederhorst
VFX Producer: Matt Winkel
Compositing Supervisor: Marc Rienzo
FX Lead: Greg Tsalidas
CG Supervisor: Aaron Powell
Texture Lead: Rob Meyers
Compositors: Sean Devereaux, Jay Frankenberger, Feliciano di Giorgio, Maciek Sokalski, Lou Pecora
Paint & Roto: Nicole Yoblonski, Toshihiro Sakamaki, Lee Croft, Lucinda Chee
Tracking: Danny Zobrist, Jay Frankenberger
Architectural Designers: Kevin Cimini, Oliver Zeller
Terragen Development: Matt Fairclough
VFX Coordinator: Hannah Yates
Storyboard Artist: Nathan Boldman
Production Coordinator: Joyce Pan
Production Assistant: Daughn Ward

Sound Design: Machinehead
Sound Designer: ***ody & Chris Mann
Music Supervisor: Jason Bentley
Audio Post: Machinehead
Composers: Chris Mann, Elvin Estela

here is a link to an article featuring Mezzo in American Cinematographer:


Saturday, May 14, 2011

NVIDIA in a Minute - GPU Technology Conference Day 1 Recap


Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Take U To The Philippines, MTV Asia / Apl.De.Ap

Take U To The Philippines, MTV Asia / Apl.De.Ap from Royale on Vimeo.