FXGuide Podcast #260: Mark Spatny on TV VFX
From August 2013, here is a 43 minute interview I did with FXGuide's Mike Seymour in response to my blog post criticizing the way the entertainment media reports about television visual effects, and how they should be reporting on artistry, not technology.
Behind the Scenes on the Doctor Who episode 'Nightmare in Silver'.
A little insight into how we created one of the effects for the Doctor Who episode 'Nightmare in Silver', that aired on May 11, 2013.
ICG Magazine feature on Phantom
An article in the March 2013 issue of the International Cinematographers Guild monthly magazine featuring the cinematography and visual effects for the Soviet submarine drama Phantom.
Heroes VFX Team 'Completing The Scene'
April 29, 2010
The Heroes season 3 DVD set features a "behind the scenes" feature with the crew from Stargate Studios, detailing how they created the Emmy winning effects for the series. VFX Supervisors Eric Grenaudier and Jason Sperling, VFX Producer Mark Spatny, and their team of artists explain the work behind many of the series signature effects, and the process they go through to push the envelope on television effects week after week.
Behind the Scenes Making of the Emmy winning VFX for "Nightmares and Dreamscapes"
This is the "Before and After" section of our winning Emmy submission, showing a breakdown of how the effects were created.
Animation World Network: 'Heroes Season 3: More Villains, More VFX'
The Washington Post: 'It's a Bird! It's a Plane!'
November 4, 2007
The Washington Post's Amy Amatangelo details the evolving world of television effects, featuring interviews with Heroes VFX Producer Mark Spatny, as well as the creative teams behind Pushing Daisies, Supernatural, and Bones Read the article here.