Tag Archives: Special effect

BILL TAYLOR AND SYD DUTTON TO RECEIVE ART DIRECTORS GUILD’S CINEMATIC IMAGERY AWARD

HollywoodNews.com: Emmy Award® winner Bill Taylor, ASC and Emmy Award® winner Syd Dutton have been selected to receive the Art Directors Guild’s coveted honorary Outstanding Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award, it was announced today by Thomas A. Walsh, ADG President, and Awards co-producers Dawn Snyder and Tom Wilkins. Taylor and[...]

Academy to pay tribute to life and career of Petro Vlahos

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will pay tribute to the life and career accomplishments of special effects inventor and engineer Petro Vlahos on Thursday, July 29, at 8 p.m. at the Academy’s Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood. Presented by the Academy’s Science and Technology Council, the[...]

Avatar dominates at Visual Effect Society Awards

“Avatar” dominated the Visual Effect Society Awards last night taking home 6 awards including Outstanding Visual Effects in a Visual Effects Driven Feature Motion Picture, Best Single Visual Effect of the Year, and Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture among others. James Cameron was honored with[...]