GenArts' Sapphire 9 Boasts New Effects

The Sapphire 9 VFX plugin suite

GenArts, a creator of special visual effects software for the film, broadcast and video industries, has announced Sapphire 9, the latest version of their VFX plugin suite and replacing version 8, which was released in December of 2014. The new version marks the shortest time between version releases in Sapphire’s history.

Zync Brings VFX Rendering to the Cloud

Zync Cloud Rendering

Zync rendering is now in public beta on the Google Cloud Platform. The cloud rendering provider was previously found on Amazon’s EC2 infrastructure but was acquired by Google last year and has been the go-to render solution on over a dozen feature films and hundreds of commercials.

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One of the largest 3D stereo and FX studios in the world is now hiring in Toronto, Canada, for all levels and positions.

Do you have an art education? Looking to put your skills to work? Want to work on major feature films like:
The Amazing Spider-Man 1 & 2
Man of Steel
Transformers 3 & 4
Legend3D is looking to expand its feature film production teams and we need: 

Superman with a GoPro...need we say more?

Superman GoPro Video Screenshot

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Superman with a GoPro! VFX Masterminds Sam and Niko of CorridorDigital dream up an average day for the Man of Steel as he journeys to return a lost GoPro.

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In my latest VFX video Tutorial I will show you how to create a moving photo, or put a video inside a photo! This effect has many uses - maybe a moving painting hanging on a wall? A moving picture in a book?
Anyways - Hope you all enjoy and please remember to Subscribe! :)


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