Great Gatsby Visual FX

For as long as I can recall I’ve been fascinated by the behind-the-scenes work that makes television, film, and even stage so realistic. I’m a bit old school and really appreciate the actual concrete set building (and gory effects as need be) but I have to admit the progress green-screen technology has made in taking the viewer to magical places is phenomenal. Here’s a great illustration... read more

Snuffy The Seal – Shark Week

I have always been fascinated by animals that could kill a guy, things that in a pure world would be above us on the food chain. Alligators, snakes, crocodiles, and especially sharks. Ever since I saw Jaws as a (very) young boy, and was even wary of swimming in swimming pools, I’ve been hooked. Typed that before I realized the bad pun. Too late. I’m leaving it. Shark Week’s an annual... read more

Hero Charles Ramsey given the autotune

Yet another great piece autotuning the news from The Gregory Brothers: read more

David Attenborough and Blind Baby Rhino

I’m a huge animal lover, and an equally huge fan of David Attenborough‘s legacy of work in this area. He’s amazing. From his Blue Planet and Planet Earth to his most famous Life series, he does fascinating work. This is a great clip of him interacting with a baby rhinoceros with... read more