Monster Artistry: Phil Tippett Interview

2014.07.24

If you know your modern visual effects maestros, and if you know your stop- motion tauntaun from your stop-motion ED209, then you’ll know that Phil Tippett has been at the forefront of the visual effects and animation industries for the past forty years. His visual effects outfit, Tippett Studio, can …

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Phil Tippett Talks "Mad God"

2014.01.21

Ask any visual effects fan who Phil Tippett is, and they’ll probably answer: “He’s the guy who did all the animation in the original Star Wars trilogy.”

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Tippett Taps Hitachi Platform for Efexio

2013.09.11

Tippett Taps Hitachi for Efexio Mobile App & Marketplace

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Tippett Studio Entering App World

2013.07.12

The company behind Seth MacFarlane’s “Ted” helps consumers make their own content.

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Tippett Creates Out of This World Effects for After Earth

2013.07.09

An fxinsider behind the scenes look at the visual effects of After Earth, featuring Tippett Studio’s creature design and animation work.

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The Guy That Everyboy Was Inspired By

2013.05.07

Ray Harryhausen’s death at 92 “marks the end of a very special era in filmmaking,” ...

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Tippett Goes BIG for New Buick Spot

2013.03.14

Tippett Studio makes BIG creature roam the interstate.

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So How DID Ted Present at the Oscars?

2013.02.25

Tippett Studio pulls off Live Composite of animated Ted at Oscars

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Ted on Jimmy Kimmel Live nominated for VES Award

2013.02.01

The Jimmy Kimmel Live! segment has been nominated for the Outstanding Animated Character in a …

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Leonard Maltin Loves TED

2013.01.29

Final Cut: The gems and stars left off the Oscars list

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The Art of Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2

2012.12.07

The Art of VFX interviews Tippett Studio VFX Supervisor Eric Leven about the huge third …

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Tippett Studio Earns Emmy Nom for Hemingway

2012.07.26

Artists at the Berkeley, Calif.-based studio earned a nod in the Outstanding Visual Effects in …

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TED wins "Best Fight" at Guy's Choice Awards

2012.07.14

Ted wins “Best Fight Scene” at SpikeTV’s “Guy’s Choice” Awards

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Tippett Studio and Ted: Bear Essentials

2012.07.12

Tippett Studio brings Animated Teddy Bear to Life for Seth MacFarlane and Creative-Cartel

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Phil Tippett: VES Fellow

2012.07.12

Phil Tippett recognized by Visual Effects Society in recognition “of the scope and impact” he …

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Leading Visual Effects Studios to Demonstrate the Power of Hitachi NAS at SIGGRAPH 2012

2012.07.11

Arc Productions, Lux VFX, newbreed Visual Effects, Rainmaker Entertainment, Inc. and Tippett Studio to Showcase …

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Tippett Invests in Dell Mobile Workstations

2012.07.11

Dell is unveiling updated mobile workstations in its Precision line that feature faster processors, graphics …

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Tippett Studio Finalists in 2012 AEAF Awards

2012.07.07

Tippett Studio’s work on Mirror Mirror, Hemingway and Gellhorn, and Immortals were honored as finalists …

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Effects You Never Knew Were There

2012.06.26

Hemingway & Gellhorn uses the latest invisible effects techniques to place actors in actual archival …

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Ray Bradbury

2012.06.07

Phil Tippett remembers Ray Bradbury

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Phil Tippett: Mad God

2012.06.05

Phil Tippett expounds on the history of Stop Motion, and his latest creation, MAD GOD.

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Who's The Fairest Beast of them All?

2012.04.20

FXGuide talked to VFX supervisor Matt Jacobs and animation supervisor Will Groebe about the creature …

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Tippett Studio wrangles “Ted” for Seth McFarlane

2012.04.10

Iloura and Tippett Studio Wrangle “Ted” for Seth McFarlane

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Tippett Studio brings Magic to final Hary Potter Film

2012.02.21

Harry Potter Supervisor lauds Tippett Studio’s work on the Treasure Room Sequence

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MUTANTLAND TO RELEASE ON AIN’T IT COOL

2011.12.15

Directed by legendary animator and visual effects supervisor Phil Tippett, the three-minute animated short tells …

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Hair-Raising Effects

2011.12.15

Tippett Studio’s Script-to-Screen involvement in the Lumberyard Sequence for Breaking Dawn: Part 1

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Tippett's Breaking Dawn Wolves featured on FXGuide

2011.12.01

In the latest installment of The Twilight Saga franchise, Breaking Dawn: Part 1, Tippett Studio …

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A Ferocious Fall

2011.11.03

November has arrived and with it two high profile Tippett Studio projects!

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Tippett Studio Receives VES Award Nomination

2011.01.14

“Outstanding Animated Character in a Live Action Feature Motion Picture” for Kitty Galore for Cats …

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Season of the Witch FX Photos & Comments

2011.01.14

Fangoria Interview

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Demonizing 'Season of the Witch'

2011.01.10

AWN Article

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MutantLand Review

2010.11.19

from APOCALYPSELATERFILM.com

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MutantLand Wins Best Short Film

2010.11.01

MutantLand wins Best Short Film at the British Horror Film Festival

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A Digital Zoo

2010.08.27

Tippett Studio uses its animal magnetism for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and Cats & Dogs: ...

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Cats & Dogs Bond in Kitty Galore

2010.08.04

Find out how Tippett and Imageworks joined forces to rule the talking animal world.

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Make a Cat

2010.08.01

For Warner Brothers’ new 3-D family movie Cats and Dogs: the Revenge of Kitty Galore, ...

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'Eclipse' FX: Wolfing Out

2010.07.12

Fangoria sits down with Eric Leven, VFX Supervisor for Tippett Studio, to talk about Eclipse.

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Twilight Experiences an Eclipse

2010.07.08

Tippett Studio talks fur for the third Twilight entry.

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'Eclipse': Behind the new and improved wolves

2010.07.07

Phil Tippett chats with Mandi Bierly from Entertainment Weekly about the differences between the wolves …

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Phil Tippett on the VFX of "Eclipse"

2010.06.30

Phil Tippett sits down with Making Of to discuss Tippett Studio’s work on Eclipse

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'Eclipse' Werewolves: Five Secrets Revealed

2010.06.29

Visual-effects master Phil Tippett tells MTV News how he remade Jacob Black and the wofl …

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Rave Reviews about Eclipse and the Wolves by Tippett Studio

2010.06.28

Clippings of various Twilight Saga: Eclipse reviews

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Twilight Night

2010.06.24

Moviefone did a special Twilight night live on Saturday, June 24th. Click the title to …

Phil Tippett: Stop Motion Animator

2010.06.07

Phil Tippett can easily be called a legend when it comes to special effects. His …

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The Tippett Touch

2010.04.30

From its humble beginnings in a garage to state-of-the-art facility at the forefront of the …

Summer Preview: 10 to Watch

2010.04.12

Let’s take a sneak peek at some of the summer’s hottest VFX-laden films.

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New Moon Rising on DVD

2010.03.16

New Moon, the second film in the Twilight series, is just out on DVD.Director Chris …

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Modern Mages: Jim Aupperle

2010.02.17

Tippett Studio artist Jim Aupperle is one of the most respected technical artists of his …

And the Winner Is...

2010.02.01

Diablo salutes the best pictures and actors—with an East Bay twist.

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Production Focus: New Moon

2009.12.10

As the New Moon rises, so do the stars at Tippett Studio. Charged with creating …

Hair-Raiser

2009.12.02

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Tippett Studio: Stalking the Perfect Wolf

2009.12.01

Tippett Studio was really put to the test for New Moon, the latest in the …

Scene Stealer: New MoonWhy cloudy days are no good for the werewolves of 'New Moon'

2009.11.30

Patrick Kevin Day spoke with effects legend Phil Tippett about creating the werewolf effects for …

Modern Mages: Phil Tippett

2009.11.27

Famous Monsters is immensely pleased to launch The Magic Lantern’s “Modern Mages” interview series with …

A New Moon for Twilight

2009.11.23

Susan MacLeod and Phil Tippett discuss werewolves, “vampire speed” and “diamond skin” in the latest …

'New Moon' Challenge

2009.11.18

Phil Tippett talks 'Twilight’ werewolves

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Phil Tippett Battlestar Galactica Ovion Model

2009.11.16

by Marcel Damen & Mike Egnor, GALACTICA.TV

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The Wolves Of New Moon

2009.11.15

Meet the Creator of Taylor Lautners Hirsute Alter Ego from Wall Street Journal Speakeasy by …

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Vfx Holiday Preview

2009.11.14

5 Movies to Watch

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Visual Fx From Hell

2009.06.17

From Fangoria Magazine, by Samuel Zimmerman

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Recommended Summer Reads

2009.06.13

For a fresh perspective, the San Francisco Chronicle asked dozens of notable Bay Area people …

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Drag Me To Hell

2009.06.11

For the Hell sequences in Sam Raimi’s Drag Me To Hell, Tippett Studio augmented miniature …

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