LIGHTSTEP CHRONICLES CINEMATIC
Client: Eipix Entertainment
Lightstep Chronicles Cinematic Trailer: VFX Breakdown
This is the kind of project that pulls the whole team together, from vast, open environments to an epic earthquake destruction.
Our pipeline proved to be a perfect fit for this huge project.
You can see the correlation between the first storyboard and the finished cinematic, even though some shots were changed and improved, the story telling arc was clear from the start.
We decided on using the fast, easily adaptable thinking particles plugin in order to achieve a procedural foundation for the destruction effects.
Once we had the initial system in place, we had a blast iterating and pushing the dynamics in the direction we wanted.
Testing out different looks for the energy effect with the Krakatoa plugin: