Art of VFX interview regarding Man Of Steel including my effects


Dan Lemmon, Supervisor at Weta Digital talks about the new version of Krypton for Man of Steel in Art of VFX.
Interview includes great before & after pictures

You can read it [HERE]

FXGuideTV about my work at Weta in 2012

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FXGuideTV: “This week we’re at Weta Digital to discuss the liquid geo displays and Krypton comm systems from Zack Synder’s Man of Steel.”
Check it out [HERE]

Wired magazine about our work on Man of Steel!

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“In order to re-imagine the Superman universe for Man of Steel, director Zack Snyder looked for new ways to help tell the superhero story, including innovative visual effects for the technology used by the inhabitants of Krypton, Superman’s home planet. These included “liquid geo” displays, which could visualize anything from people to ships to planets and even X-rays. The displays were brought to life by the visual effects artists at Weta Digital in Wellington, New Zealand, and rendered using fluid simulation technology.”

View full video and read more [HERE]

FX PHD on Liquid Geo technology of Krypton

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FX Guide posted an article about Man of Steel featuring details about our work on ‘Liquid Geo’ Kryptons technology.

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Weta Digital senior visual effects supervisor says the liquid geo look “stemmed from an idea that Zack Snyder had. He wanted to do something that was interesting and different in the way that you saw information presented. He didn’t want to do the typical screen. So one of the ideas Zack had was to make it a little bit more tactile – we looked at different things – the idea of that pinboard that you put your hand in and you see the shapes sort of form was what we had in our minds, but the more we looked at that the more we realized you can’t do just something like that it’s too simple and limiting – the shapes really need to transform – you need something that has that look but be more liquid.”
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New Man of Steel Trailer

Check out fresh Man of Steel trailer.
WB also released small viral on Youtube [HERE] to promote new website http://www.iwillfindhim.com/

Man of Steel Trailer!

and here comes trailer of my work during last 12 months at Weta Digital studios in New Zealand