In 2012, Paul Butterworth explained to us the work of Fuel VFX on PROMETHEUS. He then worked on IRON MAN 3, THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE and X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. In 2014, Fuel VFX is acquired by Animal Logic. Within this studio, Paul works on INSURGENT, AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON and CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR.
Put on your safety goggles because the sparks are gonna fly! Simon Ohler, FX Supervisor at RISE FX gives a behind-the-scenes look at how they created fire whips and circular portals for Doctor Strange using Houdini.