Wednesday, Sep. 29, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES) announced its newest Honorary Members, VES Fellows and inductees into the VES Hall of Fame.  The honorees and Hall of Fame inductees will be celebrated at a special event this fall.  Visionary filmmaker James Cameron and CG pioneer Gary Demos were named Honorary...

Wednesday, Jun. 30, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES) unveiled its newest Lifetime members and this year’s recipients of the VES Founders Award.  The names of this year’s VES Fellows, Honorary members and inductees into the VES Hall of Fame will be announced at a later date.  The honorees and Hall of Fame inductees...

Tuesday, Apr. 6, 2021

The Midnight Sky (Netflix) walked away with the marquee Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature honor at the VES Awards during a virtual ceremony on Tuesday (4/6) evening. The George Clooney-directed film also topped the category for best model in a photoreal or animated...

Monday, Mar. 22, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has named Sir Peter Jackson, Academy Award, DGA, PGA and VES Award-winning director-producer-screenwriter, as the forthcoming recipient of the VES Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his valuable contributions to filmed entertainment. The award will be...

Tuesday, Mar. 16, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has named acclaimed visual effects supervisor, second unit director and director of photography Robert Legato, ASC, as the forthcoming recipient of the VES Award for Creative Excellence in recognition of his valuable contributions to filmed entertainment.  The...

Tuesday, Mar. 2, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has unveiled the nominees for the 19th Annual VES Awards, the yearly celebration that recognizes outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials and video games--and the VFX supervisors, VFX producers and hands-on...

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021

The Visual Effects Society (VES), the industry’s global professional honorary society, has unveiled its 2021 board of directors officers.  The officers, who comprise the VES board executive committee, were elected at the January 2021 board meeting.  The officers include Lisa Cooke, who was...

Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2020

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has revealed its newest Honorary Members, VES Fellows and inductees into the VES Hall of Fame.  The honorees and Hall of Fame inductees will be recognized at a virtual celebration in the coming weeks.  Don Iwerks, Greg Jein and the late Ron Cobb were named...

Tuesday, Jun. 23, 2020

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has revealed the identities of several special 2020 honorees including the recipient of its Founders Award, industry exec Ray Scalice, as well as four new Lifetime VES members.

Scalice is being honored for his contributions to the art, science or business...

Monday, Mar. 23, 2020

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Visual Effects Society (VES) is encouraging and advocating that all employers allow VFX artists to work remotely. This will go a long way toward helping to support the health and safety of the global VFX workplace.

The VES issued a statement...

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