With today’s technology you still have a good opportunity to create creative special effects that look good. There are scenes that look incredible, but when you look behind the scenes you might see: Oh, they did it with CGI.

YouTubeChannel Mind Warehouse created a video with some incredible scenes made without CGI or are partly done without it. 

Did you know, in Fast and Furious 7 they really throw cars out of an airplane!? They were fixed on parachutes and freefalling half of the way down. Sky divers jumped right in front and after them to capture the scene.

Mad Max: Fury Road is known for the many stunts done with little CGI. For example, the final chase was real. It was shot in the desert, and then other cars were edited in post.For the scenes shot in London in 28 Days Later the local police blocked the streets at 4am for only an hour. So a few of the most important people on set were standing on the edges of the camera’s frame, charming people to stay back, explaining to residents and These are just a few examples! Have fun with these creative scenes made without CGI.

Tags:

Ads

You May Also Like

What Do You Get When You Combine Pixar and “Doctor Who”?

The creatives at Disney ad Pixar created a story that pulls at the heartstrings ...

The Best Gifts To Give To A Filmmaker This Christmas

A bit stuck on what Christmas gift to buy yourself or a filmmaker friend? ...

Why Darth Vader is a Terrible Villain

If you ask any film school student to list off their top five movie ...

The Must See Shark Film Of The Year

Independent filmmakers, if you haven’t seen the trailer for Open Water 3: Cage Dive ...

This Horrible Video is the Best

Every creative needs to see Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog. This forty-two minute story is ...

Lost in Space, More Like Lost in the Back of My Mind

The Space Family Robinsons are next in line for their less than creative Netflix ...

Don't want to miss a thing?

Subscribe and join our creative community to keep updated with our weekly-ish* Newsletter from The Independent Initiative.

*We're filmmakers, sometimes we're out filming something, on those weeks the newsletters might be more irregular. Follow The Initiative Production Company (theInitiativePro) on your favorite social media to stay the most up to date on our current productions