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Best of Stash 2015: CALL OF DUTY BLACK OPS III: “EMBERS”

Director Patrick Clair and the Elastic crew team with agency 72andSunny to compile a convincing news montage stretching 50 years into the future creating an unnerving back story for Activision’s Call of Duty franchise in prep for the release of “Black Ops III” in the fall of 2015. [Read more]

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Joseph Kosinski + Digital Domain = “Evil’s Most Wanted”

Letting Joseph Kosinski walk in the front door of Digital Domain is like rolling a grenade into a fireworks warehouse: you can bet whatever happens next will be visually spectacular. [Read more]

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Are You Ready for Transhumanism?

Director Patrick Clair and the Elastic crew team with 72andSunny to compile a convincing news montage stretching 50 years into the future creating an unnerving back story for Activision’s Call of Duty franchise in prep for the release of “Black Ops III” this fall. [Read more]

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Digic Offers Glimpses of the Hyper-real

I measure the art and science of cinematic 3D realism by the number of times the work convinces my brain to let go of the fact I’m watching a digital image. The most convincing I’ve seen to date (and one of the longest) is this 21-minute feast of CG intensity and sleek motion design courtesy of Digic Pictures [Read more]

Ben Hibon Unleashes “Call of Duty Advanced Warfare: Exo Zombies”

In his latest work for Activision (with one of the best/worst titles of all time), Axis director Ben Hibon keeps the engaging action and drama of his previous game pieces while shifting from his signature illustrative/stylized 3D approach toward a more conventional genre realism.

Animation and production by Axis in Glasgow, produced by Gerardo Alvarez. [Read more]

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Peter Berg + MPC LA: “Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare”

The line between VFX and live action vanishes in this massive, action-stacked 90-second launch trailer for Activision’s Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare FPS from Pony Show director Peter Berg and MPC LA thru 72andSunny. [Read more]