Where to read more, elsewhere

A constantly updated round-up of my other VFX coverage

Many befores & afters readers will probably know I also write as a freelancer for a bunch of other VFX, CG, animation, and film publications. These include magazines such as VFX Voice and 3D World, as well as online sites like Polygon.

Below you can catch up on the most recent of these pieces. Be sure to check back as I update this post with new articles as they get published.

For VFX Voice, I talked to Weta Digital anim supe Sidney Kombo-Kintombo about what ”breaking down the plate’ meant on ‘Avengers: Endgame.’
Behind the scenes of Nviz’s VFX for ‘Avenue 5’, at VFX Voice.
NAB Show Daily
For the NAB Show Daily, I wrote the cover story about virtual production, looking at the latest trends and tech from a bunch of companies in the field.
3D World
Issue #260 of 3D World magazine includes my Altered Carbon, s2 coverage featuring DNEG’s VFX work.
VFX Voice
The Spring 2020 issue of VFX Voice features a bunch of pieces I wrote about real-time humans, real-time previs, Vader Immortal, The Mandalorian, Onward, The Witcher and the latest VFX tools.
Animal Logic
The April 2020 issue of 3D World features the start of my 5-part series on Animal Logic. This first piece is about the art and story departments.
VFX Voice
For VFX Voice, I talked to Outpost about their cow work in Watchmen.
VFX Voice
I talked to Digital Monarch Media about their virtual production tools, for VFX Voice.
Jocker
Last year’s most impressive VFX shots were barely noticeable, a story I wrote for Polygon about invisible effects.
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