The Undetected Visual FX On ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Will Blow Out Your Mindhole (And The Morning Links)

Among the absolutely fascinating things you’ll learn from this video put together by Brainstorm Digital, the VFX firm behind Boardwalk Empire, is that Richard Harrow’s face is done in post-production, and that virtually the entire set is green screen. It’s hard to know how good a visual effects team is until you see the before and after images, and the video (after the links) is eye-opening.

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Boardwalk Empire VFX Breakdowns of Season 2 from Brainstorm Digital on Vimeo.