Links Visual Effects

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Kleiser-Walczak Construction Company

National Film Board of Canada


Sony Pictures Imageworks

The Orphanage

Image Savant computer art

Silicon Graphics hardware

Autodesk software

Greenworks Organic Software software

Maxon software

Mental Images rendering software

Imaginary Forces title animation, commercials

BUF Compagnie VFX

Digital Domain VFX

Framestore CFC VFX

Industrial Light & Magic VFX

Moving Picture Company VFX

Rhythm & Hues VFX

Scanline VFX

Weta Digital VFX

Cyan Worlds, Myst video games

International Movie Database VFX company list


Animationsinstitut der Filmakademie Ludwigsburg education and research

Brown University Department of Computer Graphics education and research

Calarts Computer Animation Lab education and research

Ohio State University, College of the Arts education and research

University of Southern California, Graphics Lab education and research

SUPINFOCOM education France

Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest education Hungary

Digital Media for Artists, Kunstuniversität Linz


Association for Computing Machinery the most important association for computing with a lot of on-line resources

Siggraph the most important association for computer graphics

American Society of Cinematographers

Visual Effects Society

Information and Downloads, Publications and Journals

Gamer's Hell computer game, downloads

FACS Flashanimation a flash animation of Ekman/Friesen's Facial Action Coding System (FACS)

Pixar information about physically based modelling

3D Café infos, downloads

Ultimate 3D Links infos, downloads, links

Digital Animators infos, forum

CGNetworks infos, on-line publications

Charles Poynton technical information on digital video

VFX World on-line journal infos on HD-24p

3D Render infos on rendering on-line publications (German)

Computer Graphics World on-line journal

Cinefex the most important journal about VFX

Digital Production German magazine for computer graphics, compositing, VFX, video, film, streaming, broadcast, DVD, and web

Festivals and Conferences


Ars Electronica





Color Matters


Colour order systems in art and science

Commission Internationale de l'Eclairage CIE

Educational Color Applets

Farbcodes Research Project (German)

Get your own color cube!

International Color Consortium ICC

Kurs Color Medieninformatik University of Ulm (German)

Online book on color

Poynton Color Frequently Asked Questions color management

Color Glossary (English)

Medienwissenschaft Universität Kiel reading list color in film (German)


Museum of Computer Games in Berlin computer game history

A Little History of the World Wide Web

Art of 3D

Computer Graphics World: Movie Retrospective

Computer History Museum Timeline

History of Digital Imaging

History of the University of Utah School of Computing


Wayne E. Carlson history with a lot of resources, images and clips

Stuttgart 1960. Computer in Theory and Art early computer graphics history



last update: march 11, 2011