Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Behind the Scenes: SyFy's TASMANIAN DEVILS


  "Six daredevil friends break the rules and BASE jump into a remote area of Tasmania - where another group of, mutant, devils is waiting for them when they land."

   I recently completed some CG-Creature-Animation on a upcoming SyFy Channel creature-feature movie called Tasmanian Devils, starring Danica McKellar and Kenneth Mitchell, directed by Zach Lipovsky.  Here is a look at some behind-the-scenes footage of the live-action shoot... Enjoy the videos...

Tasmanian Devils BTS - Day 9:  Behind the scenes with Danica McKellar.

Tasmanian Devils BTS - Day 10:  Exploding a helicopter on the set of Tasmanian Devils...

Tasmanian Devils BTS - Day 14:  Blood explosion into a helicopter on the set of Tasmanian Devils.   You know it's going to be good when the call is "3... 2... 1... Splat!"
Tasmanian Devils BTS - Day 15:  A closer look at one of the visual effects shots from Syfy's Tasmanian Devils.  In this shot Roger Cross is pulled out of a helicopter, while pulling the camera back to create the illusion of him falling out. All shot in slow-motion.

  So needless to say... there will be some explosions, and all of our heroes may not quite survive to the end.  Of course all this footage will be amped up in post-production, composited, CG creatures added, and color corrected.  I look forward to seeing how it all turns out.

Starring Cast:
... and a bunch of giant-mutant-Tasmanian Devils  ^__^

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