CG Explosion and Cop Cars

VFX LAVFX Supervisors: Izzy Traub, Charles H. Joslain Client: Shattered Image FilmsDirector: Lee Whittaker   VFX LA did 200+ VFX shots for the feature film Aimee, by writer/director Lee Whittaker. For the car explosion and subsequent crash, Lee shot a real SUV driving...

WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story // VFX Breakdown

VFX LAHead of Creative/VFX Supervisor: Charles H. JoslainVFX Supervisor: Izzy TraubVFX Supervisor: Joseph Sperber Client: Funny Or Die   VFX VOICE did an article on our work for the film WEIRD: The Al Yankovic Story which covers more detailed breakdown on what went...

Clinton Kane // Burning House VFX Breakdown

VFX LAHead of Creative: Charles H. JoslainVFX Supervisor: Joseph Sperber Client: BT Studios   VFX LA was tapped to do burn down a house in Clinton Kane’s new music video, “Keep It To Yourself”. We did 13 VFX shots in total, including a few clean up...

The Bear // VFX Breakdown Part 1

The Bear // FX on Hulu – VFX Breakdown VFX LAHead of Creative/VFX Supervisor: Charles H. JoslainVFX Supervisor: Izzy TraubVFX Supervisor: Joseph Sperber Client: FX Network/Senior-Post   We had the pleasure of doing 305 VFX shots on FX’s The Bear. It is...

‘Virtual Extras’ Added to Scene

Over 50 ‘virtual’ extras were added to scene with VFX (crowd simulation) We estimate that by adding the extras virtually, rather than hiring live actors, the producer saved over $5,000.00 on this scene. This is after taking into the cost of the VFX). Here are our...

Projector-Phones: VFX Breakdown

Anyone want one of these new projector-phones? The movie ‘Sleepless’ was chock-a-block full of visual effects like this and we had a blast creating that high-tech world. In this shot we wrapped pieces of cardboard with green tape. After tracking and rotoscoping, we...