ILMvCAM: iPad Virtual Camera used for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)Nightline
'Rogue One' Cast, Filmmakers on Movie's Epic Battles, Special Effects
A segment on ABC News Nightline about the virtual production camera technology we created for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, director Gareth Edwards and others on Darth Vader's return and the 'virtual camera' system bringing it to life.
ABC Nightline clip #2: more details on the spaceship model design and Virtual Camera workflows:
How Classic 'Star Wars' Spaceships Were Recreated for 'Rogue One,' 'Force Awakens'
The Amazing Camera Technology Behind The Look of Rogue One
How old lenses and new digital environments helped Gareth Edwards change the visual language of Star Wars.
‘Rogue One’: How Gareth Edwards Made a Gritty ‘Star Wars’ Movie About Diversity
The Star Wars After Show (2016)“We Love K-2SO, New Rogue One TV Spot, and More!”
Chatting about how epic the new droid K-2SO is, and discussing motion capture for Rogue One with The Star Wars Show host Andi Gutierrez and some fellow Star Wars enthusiasts at Lucasfilm.
Batkid Begins documentary film interviews (2015)See more details on the Side Projects: Batkid Begins page!
Dana Nachman (Director, Batkid Begins), Patricia Wilson (CEO/Executive Director, Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area) and I went on a press tour in New York City, Los Angeles and San Francisco in June, 2015 to help share the message of Batkid Begins -- what happens when people say ‘yes’ selflessly in the spirit of community service, and how the digital lives we live in can influence real world action.
Here are a section of our interviews and some articles about the efforts of Make-A-Wish, the Batkid wish team and the film.
- MTV News
- LA Times
- Huffington Post
- Good Day LA
- Press Kit interview (filmed at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden, UK)
Talks at Google
CTV Canada AM
Cinefex (2015)Inspiring ILM: “Who or what inspired you to get into visual effects?”
- See more details on the Side Projects: SF Make-A-Wish Batkid page!
- @uwaterloo alumni e-newsletter (December 2013)
- KiSS 92.5 Radio interview with Roz & Mocha
- TEDx Blog (Plus: Extended Interview)
- + CBC News Network, Global BC News 1, CityNews Toronto, HLN TV, Rob Breakenridge Show
cgchannel.com (2013)Facial Animation performance for Dr. Hao Li’s Siggraph 2013 paper: “Realtime Facial Animation With On-the-fly Correctives”
University of Waterloo (2013)Waterloo Math high school Euclid contest marketing material
Waterloo Magazine (Fall 2012)Advertisement for Waterloo Alumni Achievement Award
@uwaterloo alumni e-newsletter (December 2012)Meet the 2012 Alumni Award winners
San Francisco Film Society/The Art & Science of Lucasfilm (2012)”We Build Cool Stuff: A Day in the Life of a Lucasfilm Software Designer”
Classroom guide/course material following our talk at SFFS
Autodesk Maya MasterClass (2012)“Developing artist-friendly pipelines using nested references at ILM”
CNET TV Rumor Has It (2012)Aired 8/22/2012. Interviewed for CNET TV’s Rumor Has It show about Apple TV Cable Box rumor (at 3:25).
@uwaterloo alumni e-newsletter (January 2012)Math Alumnus lives dream making Hollywood movie magic
/Film (2011)Video of the Day: ILM’s Mike Jutan’s TED Talk on “The Power Of Enthusiasm”
TEDx Talk (2011)
J Weekly (2011)Panel at JCC ponders spirituality vs. tech overload in iPad era
iMenorah & iMenorah HD (2008-Current)Apple Store: In-store displays (worldwide, 2009)
Apple iTunes App Store: Featured Holiday App (2009)
• What’s on iPhone
• CNET Crave
• Oy Bay!
• New York Times
• One of my favourites: An iMenorah holiday story to warm your heart
• New York Daily News (print): Fri. Nov 19th, 2010 "Your Home" section, page 8
Lucasfilm (2009)The Star Wars Stories Project (Comic-Con/G4TV)
Ubisoft (2009)Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X. (Viral video campaign)
Pixar Animation Studios (2006)The Intern Experience
Quoted: “Pixar is something MUCH more than just a job. It is much more than just a cool place to work. It is a place where you can live out your childhood dreams of storytelling and filmmaking, and know that your hard work is inspiring people of all ages, all over the world.”
Alias (2004)Happy, Healthy Workplaces (Toronto)
Waterloo Frosh Week (Sept 6, 2002)
Harvey Norman (2001)TV Ad (Newcastle, Australia)