The Magic of Special Effects

A 1984 documentary on special effects for “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom”, “Explorers”, “Return of the Jedi”, and “2010”.

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Never Sleep Again: The Making of A Nightmare on Elm Street

Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy–The Making of Wes Craven’s “A Nightmare on Elm Street” (2006) is the ultimate look at the scary, thrilling and groundbreaking 1984 film.

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Moments That Changed The Movies: Jurassic Park

This short documentary marks the moment that puppets went to the toy box and the computer became the special effects standard in Hollywood – Spielberg’s Jurassic Park.

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Where is the camera operator? I love it when special effects are subtle



“Mirror Flashback”, By Gregory Lundsgaard

This is a great shot that involves leading our actor as she runs through her house, up the stairs, ending in the bathroom for a surprise effects ending.

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Popcorn Popping In Super Slow Motion (Compilation)

What do water balloons, popcorn, killer whales, and explosions have in common? They all look awesome in slow motion. Same goes for gunfire, flying birds, broken bottles, and punches to the face, so check out these super sweet slow-mo comps of popcorn and see the magical minutia of daily experience with your own eyes.

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Top 20 most wanted Special FX Apps

With the arrival of the iPhone in 2007, the Visual Effects apps were about to come up.

Developers have been working fast and furiously to keep up with the frenzy of interest with apps that are moving visual effects apps to a new level.

In this post we’ll take a look at a number of apps available for iPhones, iPads and Android. The apps listed here enhance the experiences for both amateur and professional filmmakers.

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