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'Game of Thrones' effects reel shows VFX magic that built Westeros

See a before-and-after video that reveals how the stunning effects in "Game of Thrones" are put together, as CNET speaks to one of the VFX masters who helped craft the spectacular on-screen visuals.

By Jul. 9, 2014

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For 'Star Trek' VFX team, Oscars are the final frontier

ILM visual effects supervisor Roger Guyett is up for his third nomination, in large part because of helping to build surprising shots like the Enterprise suddenly rising from the sea.

By Jan. 16, 2014

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Oscar's VFX and animation nominees (images)

2009 was a good year for visual effects-heavy and animated films. On Tuesday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the Oscar nominations, including three for visual effects and five for animated feature.

8 Images Feb. 2, 2010

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Tomorrow Daily 015: Tom Merritt fills in, the world's tallest water slide, and more

Rich is on vacation, so Tom Merritt is sitting in as co-pilot of the show today. Will Tom's b-movie prophecy come true? Will fruit flies in space mutate into terrifying Jeff Goldblums and destroy us all?

By Jul. 9, 2014

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Take a hypnotic spin through 136 years of visual effects

It's a shame early visual-effects pioneers aren't alive today to see what they started, but you can. Take three minutes out for one dizzying ride through the evolution of VFX.

By May. 15, 2014

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Doctor Who, Sherlock come face-to-face in fan video

A fan fiction dream come true: Matt Smith's Doctor and Benedict Cumberbatch's Sherlock finally meet in one epically edited video.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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$600K Minecraft movie Kickstarter cancelled

A third-party film based in the world of Minecraft has been cancelled for failing to make a licensing deal with IP holder Mojang.

By Feb. 9, 2014

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Music vid shows digital retouch of woman in real time

As a statement on unrealistic beauty standards, a Hungarian pop singer has released a music video in which she undergoes the sort of digital transformation usually seen in glossy magazines.

By Jan. 24, 2014

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How CGI builds Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones' Westeros is an exotic fantasy world of soaring castles, massive plains, fantastic monsters and terrifying magic. See how, using stunning visual effects, Emmy-award winning VFX studio Pixomondo brings it to life.

By Sep. 23, 2012