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    Scanline VFX

    Founded Year: 1989
    Scanline VFX specializes in creating complex effects for high end feature film and commercials. With nearly 20 years experience in the European VFX world, Scanline opened its Los Angeles facility in 2008 and recently completed work on "Gulliver's Travels" and director Clint Eastwood's "Hereafter." Current productions include "Journey 2: The Mysterious Island" and "Immortals."

    With a passion for the cutting edge and its proprietary effects software, "Flowline", for which it received a Scientific and Technical Achievement Academy Award, ScanlineVFX is quickly becoming a go-to source for hardcore FX shots. Combining the best of artistry and technology, Scanline seeks out people with a solid blend of skills and the personality to match. Past films include "2012", "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian", "300", "Iron Man", "The Invasion" and "Poseidon".

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    People

    Rainer Zottl (2006 - 2012)
    Visual Effects Supervisor Cg Supervisor Digital Artist
    Bryan Grill (2009 - 2013)
    Visual Effects Supervisor
    Michel Mielke (2008 - 2012)
    Executive Visual Effects Producers Visual Effects Supervisor Production Support Visual Effects Producer Senior Vfx Producer
    Stephan Trojansky (2009 - 2013)
    Visual Effects Supervisor Senior Visual Effects Supervisor
    Danielle Plantec (2009 - 2012)
    Visual Effects Supervisor Cg Supervisor
    Darren Poe (2012 - 2013)
    Visual Effects Supervisor Compositing Supervisor
    Alessandro Cioffi (2006)
    Lead Compositing Artist
    Chad Wiebe (2013)
    Visual Effects Supervisor
    Popular Tasks: water simulation

    News

    Creating the Immortals
    July 23rd, 2012
    BarXseven, Modus FX, Image Engine, Rodeo FX, Scanline VFX and Tippett Studio talks about their work on Immortals.
    Looper and Scanline VFX
    November 13th, 2012
    Visual Effects Supervisor Michel Mielke talks about his work on Looper.
    Back to the future: Looper
    October 2nd, 2012
    An article full of plot spoilers and cool VFXs by Atomic Fiction, Hydraulx, ScanlineVFX, Incessant Rain Studios, Base FX and Pixel Magic.
    Man of Steel - First Poster
    July 15th, 2012
    Here is the brand new poster from Zack Snyder's Man of Steel.
    Cinefex #130 is out!
    July 11th, 2012
    This issue covers The Avengers, Prometheus, Battleship and Snow White and the Huntsman.
    The Foundry - Showreel 2012
    May 9th, 2012
    A must see!
    Journey 2: small is large & large is small
    February 24th, 2012
    A very in-depth article about the visual effects on Journey 2: The Mysterious Island with lots of videos.
    Journey 2 Gets More Immersive in 3-D
    February 14th, 2012
    VFX supervisor Boyd Shermis takes us to Mysterious Island for the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth.
    How to crash a train: Super 8
    November 22nd, 2011
    An interesting video about the visual effects in the train crash sequence in the movie Super 8.
    Journey 2: The Mysterious Island - Trailer
    November 10th, 2011
    Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is allegedly missing on a mythical island.
    Hereafter - VFX Breakdown
    February 15th, 2011
    This video highlights how Scanline VFX / Los Angeles, together with overall VFX Supervisor Michael Owens, created some of the visual effects for the film.
    Trojansky Talks Hereafter
    February 14th, 2011
    Scanline's founder and vfx supervisor discusses the new mindset for working with Clint Eastwood