Special Effects

This Special Effects Reel Proves Nothing Is Real In Westeros

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Tech

'Game of Thrones' is excellent television. It is also, essentially, a video game. That's the conclusion we've drawn from watching the below video, ...

This Toy Gun Fight Escalates FAST

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Tech

Toy gun fights were just a part of growing up, whether you were playing cowboys and indians, or humans against aliens it was almost always 10 per cent...

Turn Your Nerf Gun Into A Sci-Fi Weapon

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK Tech

Nerf guns are absolutely not just for kids, as this office-based apocalypse will demonstrate. Imagine then being able to turn your humble Nerf gun int...

Now You Can Create Your Own Pixar Film

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Tech

Pixar is clearly feeling really generous because it has just decided to give away its state-of-the-art RenderMan animation software completely free. ...

The Entire History Of Special Effects... In Three Minutes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Tech

Within the span of human memory, special effects at the movies have gone from firing a rocket at the face of the Moon to... well, pretty much anything...

WATCH: Inception-Style Special Effects On A Budget

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.09.2013 | UK Tech

Spend $350 on some wood, a couple of car rims and some old furniture and lo and behold - you have what it took Christopher Nolan $160 million to creat...

Live And Let Die - 40 Years On and Still the Best Bond

Mike Peake | Posted 17.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Mike Peake

Live And Let Die is hands-down my favourite Bond movie. I love those menacing scenes shot in New York when the city was at its seediest; I love the conveniently-aligned alligators and the mental boat chase in Louisiana.

Jurassic Park Tech: How The Velociraptors Worked In The Classic Dino Movie

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 24.12.2012 | UK Tech

The world of science recently suffered a collective heartbreak, after it was announced cloning of dinosaurs is impossible. So it looks like - for n...

WATCH: Lego 'Inception' Will Blow Your Mind

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Comedy

It's a well-known fact on the internet that if you can think of something, it'll look better in Lego. This rule applies to football, stand-up routines...

WATCH: Rooney And Co. Get A Goal Celebration Special Effects Makeover

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Wayne Rooney on fire? Arsene Wenger riding a toy horse? Ronaldo firing lasers from his eyes? Well, why they bally hell not, eh? These jaw-dropping ...