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“The Queen’s Gambit” Trailer

“The Queen’s Gambit” Trailer

We are very excited to see some visual effects in the recently released, "The Queen's Gambit" trailer. Debuting October 23rd on Netflix, "The Queen's Gambit" stars Anya Taylor-Joy ("Split," "Emma") as Beth Harmon, a unicorn in the 1950's world of competitive chess who...

Chicken Bone Makeup Reel 2020

Chicken Bone Makeup Reel 2020

Our makeup reel includes scenes from Westworld and Netflix shows we've been working on. CG Relighting Impractical Makeup Fixes Hybrid Creature Makeup Full CG Face and Limb Replacements Beautification Aging/De-Aging [video width="960" height="640"...

Set Extensions As Part of Virtual Production

Set Extensions As Part of Virtual Production

Virtual production (VP) uses a few robust MX and gaming technologies to facilitate the creation or augmentation of fully 3D environments to allow assets like set extensions–similar to the ones pictured here– to be rendered alternatively in real-time on set giving directors, production designers, and art directors ready access to digital toolsets.

VFX Can Do More Now Than Ever

VFX Can Do More Now Than Ever

As TV and film production resumes with new safety protocols in place, VFX capabilities such as crowd duplication to digitally create large crowds and virtual location technology to re-create set locations & backgrounds can help solve social distancing and other new production issues in the post-COVID world.

New Crowd Duplication Reel

New Crowd Duplication Reel

We've got a new crowd duplication reel to share with you.  #crowdreplication #crowdduplication #crowdsimulation https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC39UcQaGHHreTd7QxGLiBmw  [video width="1280" height="720"...

Behind the Scenes: Westworld

Behind the Scenes: Westworld

The Chicken Bone FX team thought this was one of the more interesting shots in the work we’ve done on the Westworld series.

Chicken Bone Visual Effects Reel 2020

Chicken Bone Visual Effects Reel 2020

  The Chicken Bone Visual Effects 2020 Reel highlights our work with HBO, AMC, Marvel, Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, Warner Bros., and NBC, to name a few.  Our experienced VFX teams in LA and NYC deliver the highest caliber visual effects for the best TV and Film...

Chicken Bone’s COVID-19 Announcement

Here at CBFX, we place the utmost importance on the health of our employees and clients. To ensure everyone's safety, we have taken the necessary precautions in response to the recent COVID-19 outbreak by having our in-house employees work remotely and we will...