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  12 December 2010
Anatomy of an Explosion :: Special Feature

Hey there,

CGSociety intends to break into 2011 with a bang. In trawling thru the Vaults, I found a cool article penned by Double Negative VFX Supervisor Kieron Helsdon. He digs into research done for the animating of various explosions for VFX projects. The history, the photographic coverage, the effects, all to reveal how the REAL explosion works. Read on. Very interesting.


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  12 December 2010
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Extremely interesting article!

Keep 'em coming.
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  12 December 2010
I remember this one
cheers Paul!
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  12 December 2010
I've never seen a 100% convincing CG explosion, but I bet we're not too far off.
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  12 December 2010
Originally Posted by PixelMagic: I've never seen a 100% convincing CG explosion, but I bet we're not too far off.

Maybe you have and you just didn't know it! :P

Can't believe somebody took all the time and effort to gather up these great resources and information and share it with everybody. Thanks a ton!
 
  12 December 2010
The research on atomic bomb explosions is fascinating and scary at the same time.

This was a great article, thanks for sharing!
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  12 December 2010
Great!

It was a graeat article, we need more of those! This goes for my bookmarks
 
  01 January 2011
i really enjoyed this read thanks for bring it back from the vault.
 
  01 January 2011
Sadly. For some reason my explorer wont show the page right.. It's just a very big empty page :(
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  01 January 2011
Originally Posted by Darknon: Sadly. For some reason my explorer wont show the page right.. It's just a very big empty page :(

Same thing here-some refresh buggers the page. Unfortunetly its not trivial for me to try firefox
but I would if i could.
 
  01 January 2011
Hey guys.,

Yes, it's clearly a browser issue for some. It runs well on all my browsers in testing but I'll get some others to check code when they get in. Safari, Firefox, Chrome, IE, Camino, Opera, even Safari on iPhone works OK here.

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  01 January 2011
Cool if you can make it work with internet explorer
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  01 January 2011
Originally Posted by PaulHellard: Hey guys.,

Yes, it's clearly a browser issue for some. It runs well on all my browsers in testing but I'll get some others to check code when they get in. Safari, Firefox, Chrome, IE, Camino, Opera, even Safari on iPhone works OK here.

P

Kewl for the record I'm on IE8. And previous articles (archived or not) have had no issues (till this one).
 
  01 January 2011
Ah spoke too soon. The Tron Legacy - Production Focus Page does this for me now too.
http://features.cgsociety.org/story...p?story_id=6011

I see the page display for a second or two and then it refreshes 'white'.
I am thinking I was able the read this article in December (its been up that long right?).
So its like something has changed in how your pages are published that IE (v8) doesn't like.
 
  01 January 2011
It works for me now.. Thanks alot
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