VFX Breakdowns and Stunning Studio Reels to Inspire Your Next Project

Step to the side, creative rut. We're compiling and growing a list of VFX breakdowns and studio reels to help you find inspiration and motivation to create your own jaw-dropping work. Find tips for creating your own demo reel on Digital-Tutors to join artists working on top projects, but for now scroll down, click play and enjoy creative and technical excellence.  

Breakdown Reels

Behind the Magic: The Visual Effects of "The Avengers"Behind the Magic: "Marvel's The Avengers" - Anatomy of a Shot

 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2: VFX Breakdown


Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows VFX Breakdown

VFX of The Hobbit: Fantastical Creatures & Lands of Epic Beauty & DarknessThe Making Of Assassin’s Creed 3 – Into The Wild (Part 3)

 MPC World War Z VFX breakdown

The Immortals, making of by Rodeo FX

MPC Prometheus VFX breakdownBehind the Scenes at PIXAR - Brave

 PETA "98% Human"


Studio Reels

DIGIC Demo Reel 2013 JuneAutodesk Games Show Reel 2013

 The Mill VFX Showreel 2013

V-Ray Film & VFX Demo Reel 2012RealFlow SIGGRAPH showreel 2012

 MPC Film Reel 2013

Autodesk Official Show Reel 2013Autodesk Media and Entertainment Animation Show Reel SIGGRAPH 2012

The Foundry's 2013 Showreel

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