Posts Tagged ‘Special Effects’

Stunt Poet

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Dante Ha is a professional stunt man whose work includes Dark Knight Rises, Contagion, X-Men:First Class, Walking Dead, and Teen Wolf. Found at Vimeo from Rishi Kaneria.

History Of The Wah-Wah Pedal

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

God bless the Wah-wha pedal! Cry Baby: The Pedal That Rocks The World tells the story of the wah wah effect pedal, from its invention in 1966 to the present day. The film features interviews with Brad Plunkett, the inventor of the pedal, plus many other musical luminaries such as Ben Fong-Torres, Eddie Van Halen, Slash, Buddy Guy, Art Thompson, Eddie Kramer, Kirk Hammett, Dweezil Zappa, and Jim Dunlop. These professionals explain how a musical novelty transcended convention and has become timelessly woven into the fabric of modern pop-culture. Found at Vimeo from Dunlop Manufacturing.

Black Swan Special Effects

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

Trailer Addict breaks down the special effects that make Black Swan so creepy. Found at Trailer Addict.

Battle Of The Clone Band

Friday, February 18th, 2011

Freddie Wong shreds with his clone band. Found at YouTube from freddiew. Want real music videos? Visit, the daily music blog.

Star Trek: Evolution Of The Warp Drive

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

The evolution of the warp drive effect from the Star Trek movies. Found at YouTube from payndz via Julio Ojeda-Zapata.

Drop-In Details: The Special Effects Of John Adams

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

A fascinating video the exposes the digital special effects involved in HBO’s miniseries, John Adams. Found at YouTube from HBO.