Before the FX TD's begin their Digital Destruction Project, the students go out to the back-lot for a little case study in how materials break. Houdini is well known for it's superiority at this genre of VFX but before an FX TD can effectively harness its power they must first develop their … Read More
Behind the Scenes
Awesome photos of the process behind our student projects and the filming of our visual effects background plates.
Blade Runner 2049 won the Oscar for Best Achievement in Visual Effects at this year's Academy Awards, as well as Best Achievement in Special Visual Effects at the 2018 BAFTA Awards. Both of these awards were received by: John Nelson (Overall VFX Supervisor), Gerd Nefzer (Special Effects … Read More
We recently had the privilege of hosting guests from Atomic Fiction, visiting Vancouver from Montreal! Staff and students were able to meet Carl Walters: Vice President / Head of Studio, Seth Hill: VFX Supervisor, Stéphanie Angrignon: Creative Talent Recruiter, and Paolo Pazzia: Marketing … Read More
A brave, hard-working, and wonderfully talented batch of Lost Boys transitions into their next big life adventure! With great discipline and dedication you have all refined your technical and creative craft to a higher level of achievement. We wish you all the best in your future careers! … Read More
Getting to know our amazing Instructors' colourful back stories is the first step in developing a relationship that will last a lifetime. … Read More