Nigel Denton-Howes talks Expendables 3 with Art of VFX

 Prime Focus World provided the opening five minutes for Expendables 3 - a spectacular VFX sequence which included a CG version of a train, a full CG helicopter, environments, simulated debris and invisible effects.  

The VFX was led out of the Prime Focus World Vancouver facility by VFX Supervisor Nigel Denton-Howes who recently spoke to Art of VFX about his work on the movie. The full Q&A discovers the close collaboration with Production VFX Supervisor Ajoy Mani, how Nigel approached the sequence and exclusive details on the creation of the CG Helicopter, the environments and the blowing up of the prison.

Click here to read the full Q&A.