Archives for February 2007

Yo ho, yo ho

Startin’ recently I’ve taken on a new opportunity, workin’ on what I can now term “t’ sequel t’ last year’s effects Oscar winner.” Arrrr! Not only that, it’s a chance t’ do this level o’ compositin’ usin’ a vfx industry standard – that moribund software, shake, rumors o’ whose demise be greatly exaggerated. I’ll be, […]

26 February 2007 | news | 1 Comment

Make 3D tracking work in AE

This morning, Peter Logarusic, a compositor from Germany and a member at fxPhd, posted a set of instructions to massage a .ma file so that the tracking data works properly in After Effects. If you matchmove with Boujou or Syntheyes, you might not even be aware that there’s a problem, since both of those write […]

16 February 2007 | after effects | 1 Comment

Quality in the Age of YouTube

The unanimous choice among CG/FX types for the best Super Bowl ad this year is the Psyop Coke spot (which many of us had seen in some form last year ). And now, a radical thought: the job of advertisements is to sell product. Did Coca Cola sales jump as the result of that ad? […]

9 February 2007 | punditry | No Comments

It’s Groundhog Day! Happy Birthday Gridiron

I could probably opine at some length about what a great movie Groundhog Day is. To think that most 1990’s high-concept comedies were hard to sit through once, and yet this one inspired a lecture series at a bay area Zen center. See it again! And again… Meanwhile, there’s a one-day sale over at Gridiron […]

2 February 2007 | after effects, news | No Comments

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