Vikings “Best Laid Plans” VFX Breakdown Reel, by Mr.X

Mr.X VFX breakdown showreel for Vikings ep. 610 “Best Laid Plans” – winner at the 2020 emmys for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role.

Demonstrates works of creating CGI ocean, army of ships, CGI crowd on ships, soldiers which includes modeling, shading, lookdev, lighting, matte painting and compositing all together for final Image.

The sixth and final season of the historical drama television series Vikings premiered on December 4, 2019, on History in Canada. The series broadly follows the exploits of the legendary Viking chieftain Ragnar Lothbrok and his crew, and later those of his sons. The first season of the series begins at the start of the Viking Age, marked by the Lindisfarne raid in 793 AD.

The sixth season consists of a double order of twenty episodes, split into two parts of ten episodes; the second half was released in its entirety on December 30, 2020 on Prime Video in Ireland, the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Austria, ahead of its broadcast on History in Canada from January 1 to March 3, 2021. The season focuses on King Bjorn’s reign over Kattegat, Ivar’s adventures in Rus’ and Wessex, and Ubbe’s expeditions to Iceland, Greenland and North America.

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By partnering with our clients through every stage of their project we help shape and guide what makes it to the screen in some of the World’s most exciting film and television content. By uniting with our friends to tell their stories, we become storytellers ourselves.

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