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  • From Richard Parker To Merida – VES Award Winners

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    It was a good night for “Life of Pi,” “Game of Thrones,” and “Brave” at the 11th Annual Visual Effects Society’s Awards held February 4th. Each entry won four awards each. “Life of Pi” won the Outstnding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects Driven Feature Motion Picture award, the highest award presented to a nominee….

     

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  • ASC Breakfast Club – One Club Worth Joining

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    While the Hollywood community recovered from post-Halloween merriment, ASC Breakfast Club members were bright-eyed and bushy tailed, eagerly lining up thirty minutes before event time.  Moments after the gates were unlocked and guests filed in, the event was filled to capacity.  Now in its second year, the ASC Breakfast Club welcomes guests to connect and…

     

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  • Balancing Digital Cinema, 3D And Water In “Life Of Pi”

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    The prospect of working with director Ang Lee excited DP Claudio Miranda, but he didn’t expect he’d get the chance.  When Miranda received the call to discuss the feature adaptation of “Life of Pi” with Lee, he knew another person had been lined up to shoot the film.  He expected the conversation to sink faster…

     

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