MMN Ep8: Cloud Tanks!

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On this episode we talk about our favorite films, green screens, and cloud tanks.  Yes Cloud Tanks! Links to Jeremy’s footage of his cloud tank footage is below.  After you see them it’s going to want to make you go all old school on shooting visual effects!

What tricks do you have?  Come on the show and tell us all about them.

The people
Jeremy Schulz Web Twitter
Shane Duncan Web Twitter
David Shelleny Web Twitter
Sean McMenemy Web Twitter

Sean’s films
Duel – Steven Spielberg  (1971)
Silent Running – Douglas Trumbull  (1972)
Bicycle Thieves – Vittorio De Sica  (1948)
Lady Killers – Alexander Mackendrick  (1955)
Star Wars – George Lucas  (1977)

Jeremy Schulz’s films
Baraka (1992) – Ron Fricke
City of Lost Children (1995) – Marc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream People Call Human Life (1995) – Brothers Quay
Pi (1998) – Darren Aronofsky
The Mirror (1975) – Andrei Tarkovsky

Shane Duncan’s films
Star Wars – George Lucas  (1977)
Aliens – James Cameron (1986)
Time Bandits – Terry Gilliam (1981)
Donny Darko – Richard Kelly  (2001)
American Beauty – Sam Mendes (1977)

Dave Shelleny’s films
The Shawshank Redemption – Frank Darabont (1994)
Star Wars – George Lucas  (1977)
To Kill a Mockingbird – Robert Mulligan (1962)
The Fog of War – Errol Morris (2003)
Anything by Werner Herzog
BONUS: Dark Knight -Christopher Nolan (2008)

Things that came up.
After Effects

Jeremy Schulz Emily’s World
La Jetée (1963) Chris Marker

Cloud Tanks  Scott Squires This is a great blog/podcast to follow about visual effects!
You can see Jeremy’s Cloud Tank tests here!

Canon HV30

DV Matte
Magic Bullet

White Red Panic

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