The short anime is called Blade Runner Black Out 2022. It takes place a few years after the first movie, and is directed by Shinichiro Watanabe (Cowboy Bebop) and set between the two live-action films, the anime will provide viewers with more information about the dystopian 21st Century first depicted in Ridley Scott’s 1982 film.
Sony Pictures Japan has released a making-of video featuring the animators behind it.
The Action Movie Kid videos have been fantastic to follow, I think that the current compiliation is up to number 6. But after this Invisible Effects video was forwarded to me I thought I’d highlight the very first compiliation.
A brilliant and fun series of videos, that have some complex shots and effects work blended incredibly well.
Action Movie Kid Volume 1:
James Busby is an extremely talented 3d artist and is the director at Sheffield based Ten24, who specialise in photogrammetry scans.
Here is a fantastic timelapse video showcasing his process of taking a multiple high res photogrammetry scans, through cleanup and sculpting, to materials setup and render.
Check out more of Busby’s work on Artstation or at Ten24.info
BBC Click visited ILM London to chat about Rogue One and discover how the visual effects for the film were created.