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Saturday, June 30, 2012

The Dark Knight Rises Artwork by MessenjahMatt

I saw this a few days ago and I just had to post it especially with the new batman movie itself 'The Dark Knight Rises' just a few days away from release. These are NOT official posters for the movie but it's some really good artwork either way by artist Messenjah Matt.

(Click the image to visit MessenjahMatt Artwork for 'The Dark Knight Rises')

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Rise of the Guardians Trailer and Movie Artwork

I'm really excited about this one with the story line. Seeing all the characters together is pretty exciting, perhaps the Avengers for the younger. Check out some new artwork from Dreamworks Animation's latest Production, 'Rise of the Guardians' with Director Peter Ramsey and voiced by Chris Pine, Alec Baldwin, Hugh Jackman, Isla Fisher and Jude Law. 'Rise of the Guardians' comes to theater this Summer.

Rise of the Guardians Official Trailer

Rise of the Guardians Poster Artwork

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor

Iron Man 3 Returns Robert Downey Jr. & Gwyneth Paltrow

All I got to say is Super-Freak-Kewl suits with Iron Man probably my favorite of the Marvel Comics.

Check out the first look at Iron Man 3 and the full range of the Iron Man Mark Suits in the background. Number 3 includes a full returning cast but with director Shane Black alongside Robert Downey Jr., Guy Pearce, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jon Favreau and Don Cheadle. Iron Man 3 is schedule for theaters in 2013.

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Halo 4 Artwork, Ryan Watkins and Dark Shadows VFX

The Art (and Guns) of Halo 4

Fine Art doesn't stop just because E3 is going down. It just gets a little more poignant. Today we've got some official art from Microsoft's Halo 4, some of it previously seen but much of it brand new ...

Halo 4 E3 Work by Ryan Watkins

Shots from the Halo 4 E3 demo that I worked on. I create the skies and cloud vista that Infinity crashes through and whats is behind Master Chief says Ryan

Dark Shadows VFX with Arundi Asregadoo, VFX Supervisor at MPC

Tim is very VFX savvy director. He is very aware of what is capable within visual effects. For him, DARK SHADOWS was more about the performance. The VFX was more of a dressing to what he was shooting and he wanted to have that flexibility to make changes in the post production phase ...

Assassin's Creed III E3 2012, The Avengers VFX and ILM (Read More)

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Snow White CG Trolls, The Avengers VFX and Artwork

Huntsman: Every Trick in the Fairytale Book

From face replacements to shattering soldiers, from CG trolls to magic metallic mirrors, Snow White and the Huntsman uses an incredible and diverse range of visual effects to re-tell the classic fairytale. fxguide has interviews with all the lead vendors – Double Negative, Rhythm & Hues, Pixomondo, Lola, The Mill, Hydraulx, Baseblack, BlueBolt and Nvizage, plus overall visual effects supervisor Cedric Nicolas-Troyan ...

Fully Assembled: The Making of The Avengers

“The Iron Man suit seen at the start of Avengers is simply the Mark VI seen at the end of Iron Man 2,” notes Janek Sirrs. “There’s an established handover of the latest and greatest suit from one Marvel movie to the next. But toward the end of Avengers, the Mark VI is replaced by the new Mark VII version ...

70+ Incredible Illustrations to Celebrate The Avengers Pop-Culture

Click image to View more Artwork. (Images Courtesy Design HD). Also check out Design HD for more Artwork.

A collection of 70+ Avengers Artworks is showcased in this next post in tribute to this cool group of heroes and for the movie Avengers Assemble. This is a good year for super hero movies so far, and it’s only may. Good luck Batman and Spidey trying to top the Avengers! While we wait for those, let’s enjoy some art ...

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

Assassin's Creed III E3 2012, The Avengers VFX and ILM

Click to view the Assassins Creed III E3 2012 Cinematic Trailer Below

The Avengers - Guy Williams – VFX Supervisor – Weta Digital

"For the lightning, we used a tool we had from a previous show as listed above. For the mountaintop battle, we took it a step further and gave it the ability to not only start from a point but to also go to a specific point" ... Click here to read more

The Avengers Concept Art by Steve Jung

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The Avengers Concept Designs by Fabian Lacey
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Other Interesting News:

HP Prepares to Announce Mass Layoffs
Hewlett-Packard will lay off around 25,000 employees, but that may not help it fix its core problems. Hewlett-Packard will announce another round ... Read More

Darvin K. Manwah | Matte Painter & Digital Compositor