| Posted by John Montgomery | April 5, 2007
Easter Friday

Easter Friday

Well it is Easter in Sydney – the rest of the world may need a couple of hours to catch up ! So continuing our production blog.. I figured I would give you guys an insight into one day of … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | April 5, 2007
Visiting LA to wrap up Lustre

Visiting LA to wrap up Lustre

Just wrapped up recording the last classes of the Lustre course last night with grader/artist Jeff Olm. Flew into LA yesterday morning and headed right on over to the Autodesk office to set up recording. fxphd postgrad Ido dropped by … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | April 4, 2007
April 05 blog on

April 05 blog on

After some discussion in the fxphd forums we decided to go ahead and blog this term… so I will try and post here most days during the term… Let’s see if it works and if not – we can change … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | March 28, 2007
New term for fxphd

New term for fxphd

So we have started posting more info on the term courses for fxphd – April 07 term… man so great stuff- we’ll post more here about the courses.. and about the prep.. in fact starting in April this blog will … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | March 16, 2007
fxguide in the Washington Times

fxguide in the Washington Times

Jeff from fxguide is quoted in an article in the Washington Times. Washington times

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| Posted by John Montgomery | March 3, 2007
Hangin’ at ILM

Hangin’ at ILM

The ILM filming was brilliant, we spent most of the day there, and we were made so welcome. A few things we got to do apart from film the interview – some I can share – others we can’t right … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | March 2, 2007
ILM : exclusive

ILM : exclusive

For this week’s Background Fundamentals we have a very special surprise – we are live in San Fran – to talk to the Oscar winning team of Pirates, in this exclusive fxphd class – we talk to this week’s award … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | February 19, 2007
It’s snowing

It’s snowing

Here at the Annual fxphd Summit – it’s snowing !!!

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| Posted by John Montgomery | February 13, 2007
February 13th update

February 13th update

Challenge 7 is in full gear — it’s an HD res film challenge that is typical of the type of work you’d be doing on the job. Every high quality entry will get a free fxphd tshirt — and the … Continued

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| Posted by John Montgomery | February 12, 2007

Silo McClean dropped by the Tech Penthouse to discuss her book, which seriously examines the issues of styles of visual effects. The book is a serious look at the nature of visual effects, and it was great she could drop … Continued

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