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December 15
2020

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VES Delivers Dynamic Virtual Content

To keep the global VFX community connected, engaged and inspired in this most unprecedented year, the Visual Effects Society launched a robust calendar of virtual content beginning in early spring, delivering more than three dozen exclusive virtual conversations with visionary visual effects talent across the world – up close and personal!

VFX Pros: Home Edition is your channel for behind-the-scenes VFX stories featuring live conversations about cutting-edge technologies and techniques. Here are some programming highlights that you can access anytime – and keep coming back for more! 

Ray Harryhausen

Douglas Trumbull, VES

Ken Ralston, VES

Gene Kozicki
  • Celebrating the Ray Harryhausen Centenary with Vanessa Harryhausen, Ray Harryhausen’s daughter, Trustee of the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation and author of Ray Harryhausen: Titan of Cinema; Connor Heaney, Collections Manager for the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation; and John Walsh, Trustee of the Ray and Diana Harryhausen Foundation.

 

 

 

  • Gentle Giant (Virtual) Studio Tour provides insider info on everything from Physical assets to Digital assets, Mobile 3D Photogrammetry for VFX & Product IP, 3D printing and more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • The Intersection between Camera, VFX and Lighting for Virtual Production – with Cinematographer Caleb Deschanel, ASC, VFX Supervisor Rob Legato, ASC, Lighting Director Samuel Maniscalco, USC School of Cinematic Arts Professor and George Méliès Endowed Chair in Visual Effects Michael Fink, VES, Unity Technologies Head of Development Habib Zargarpour and Epic Games Business Development Manager Miles Perkins, moderated by Director of Emerging Technology at The Mill Boo Wong.

 

Get an insider’s look at the VES 70 – The Most Influential VFX Films of All Times (as voted by VES members)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And enjoy a look inside the VFX of some of your favorite shows!

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