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Here are 60 Best VFX Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. The Art of VFX Blog

The Art of VFX Blog Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
The Art of VFX Blog is about Interviews and news from the VFX community.
56.1K 43.4K 10.1K 13 posts / week Get Email Contact

2. Allan McKay Blog

Allan McKay Blog Los Angeles, California, US
Allan McKay is an award winning Visual Effects Supervisor and Technical Director in Hollywood with almost 20 years experience having worked for many leading studios - including Industrial Light Magic, Blur Studio, Atomic Fiction, Pixomondo, Ubisoft and many others. Some of Allan's film credits include The Equalizer, Star Trek Into Darkness, Flight, Superman, Metallica, 2012, The Last Airbender.
39.5K 12.1K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

3. VFX Voice Magazine - VisualEffectsSociety

VFX Voice Magazine - VisualEffectsSociety US
The definitive authority on all things visual effects in the world of film, tv, gaming, virtual reality, commercials, theme parks, and other new media.
110K 51.7K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

4. fxguide Blog

fxguide Blog Chicago, Illinois, US
fxguide is the leader in pro online training for vfx, motion graphics, and production. Turn to fxguide for vfx news and fxguidetv & audio podcasts.
38.2K 12.7K 334 1 post / week Get Email Contact

5. Aaron McBride Blog

Aaron McBride Blog San Francisco, California, US
Aaron McBride is an academy award winner. He won the best visual effects award in 2006 for the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest. Apart from this, Aaron has worked as the designer and art director for other movies like The Avengers, Pirates of the Caribbean series, Iron Man and Iron Man 2, Revenge of the Sith and Rango.
240.1K 12K 2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

6. Motionographer Blog

Motionographer Blog Texas, US
Motionographer shares inspiring work and important news for the motion design, animation and visual effects communities.
44.6K 48.7K 3 posts / week Get Email Contact

7. befores & afters | VFX magazine

befores & afters | VFX magazine Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Visual effects and animation magazine from journalist Ian Failes.
2.1K 84 1.6K 10 posts / week Get Email Contact

8. Pond5 Blog

Pond5 Blog New York, US
The official blog of Pond5, partner in creativity. Find inspiration for all of media projects. Get how-to tips and tricks for integrating stock footage, clips, images, and more into work, plus Pond5 news and announcements.
73.8K 15K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact

9. Animation World Network - VFXWorld

Animation World Network - VFXWorld Hollywood, California, US
Animation World Network is the largest animation and visual effects related publishing group on the net.
105.6K 43.6K 15 posts / week Get Email Contact

10. Fxphd Production Blog

Fxphd Production Blog Italy
Fxphd.com is the leader in pro online training for vfx, motion graphics, and production. Turn to fxguide for vfx news and fxguidetv & audio podcasts.
35.1K 2 posts / month Get Email Contact

11. CG Channel

CG Channel Hollywood, California, US
CG Channel is your goto source for everything cg and visual effects related. It is an online destination for entertainment artists, covering markets including visual effects, animation, game development and illustration.
Also in Animation Blogs
124.2K 44.3K 1 post / day Get Email Contact

12. Stash Magazine

Stash Magazine Toronto, Ontario, Canada
STASH is the essential creative resource for ad agencies, broadcasters, animation and VFX studios, designers, animators, post houses, production companies and schools.
9.8K 14.8K 15 posts / week Get Email Contact

13. Toolfarm Blogs

Toolfarm Blogs San Francisco, California, US
Toolfarm news, sales, new products and inspirations blog. Toolfarm, based in San Francisco since 1999, is the leading third-party reseller of After Effects Plugins and visual effects tools. Known also for distribution, publishing, service and training, it has become the de facto standard as the one-stop shop for Adobe After Effects Plugins as well as motion graphics tools.
14.9K 14.5K 838 8 posts / week Get Email Contact

14. Real Time VFX

Real Time VFX A community for real-time visual effects artists, built to share, inspire, and learn.
12.8K 1 post / day Get Email Contact

15. Cinesite Studios News

Cinesite Studios News London, England, UK
Cinesite brings filmmakers' ideas to life. Whether through visual effects or feature animation, they translate ideas into amazing cinematic experiences.
12.1K 24.2K 2 posts / month Get Email Contact

16. FXRant - Todd Vaziri

FXRant - Todd Vaziri San Francisco, California, US
A blogtacular blog filled with words, images, film, visual effects, media, current events and whipped cream on top wWritten by Todd Vaziri.
39.7K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

17. Milk VFX Blog

Milk VFX Blog London, England, UK
Milk creates Academy and BAFTA award-winning visual effects for the international high-end television and feature film markets. Based in London and Cardiff.
8.1K 2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

18. ActionVFX

ActionVFX Johnson City, Tennessee, US
Features VFX industry news, filmmaking, tutorials, post-production, and customer projects. ActionVFX is a stock footage company that creates high-quality VFX elements for professional artists and filmmakers.
19.5K 3.9K 5 posts / week Get Email Contact

19. NullPk | Digital Platform

NullPk | Digital Platform Pakistan
Keep up with articles from NullPk.
29 posts / week Get Email Contact

20. The Virtual Assist

The Virtual Assist Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
'The Virtual Assist' is the leading digital brand in the niche arena of Animation & VFX. The web portal showcases current industry updates, Animation and VFX details of latest movies, behind the scenes, before and after, acquisitions and mergers, artist interviews, upcoming seminars / events / webinars / contests and other related information.
1.8K 1 post / day Get Email Contact

21. AGRAPHA Productions - Visual Effects | Digital Makeup | Stereo3D

AGRAPHA Productions - Visual Effects | Digital Makeup | Stereo3D Agrapha Productions is the California-based company of Visual Effects Supervisor/Artist. Johnathan is a Visual Effects supervisor, VFX artist, author, and a BOSS Film Studios alumnus.
2.9K 3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

22. The DAVE School Blog

The DAVE School Blog Orlando, Florida, US
The DAVE School offers complete immersion in the art and science of visual effects, animation, and gaming.
10.2K 1.1K 3 posts / month Get Email Contact


BOT VFX Atlanta, Georgia, US
BOT VFX was conceived and launched to make outsourcing of Rotoscopy, Paint, Prep, Tracking and other arduous tasks an entirely seamless part of production pipelines of post facilities globally. BOT VFX understands that the uncertainties and inefficiencies inherent in creative process outsourcing often overshadow the benefits.
4.7K 428 1.7K 1 post / month Get Email Contact

24. Matt Wallin Blog

Matt Wallin Blog Richmond, Virginia, US
Matt Wallin is a filmmaker and visual effects artist, he has made films, written screenplays and created visual effects for feature films, games and broadcast for more than twenty years.
1.1K 1 post / month Get Email Contact

25. Matte Shot - A tribute to Golden Era special fx

Matte Shot - A tribute to Golden Era special fx Auckland, New Zealand
This blog authored by Peter Cook is intended primarily as a tribute to the inventiveness and ingenuity of the craft of the matte painter during Hollywoods' Golden Era.
Also in Painting Blogs
1 post / month Get Email Contact

26. Toolbox Studio Blog

Toolbox Studio Blog Pune, Maharashtra, India
ToolBox Studio is an experienced VFX‐CG Studio with complimentary skill‐sets; with extensive experience working on TVC/AV Productions, VFX for Feature Films & TVC's, Pre‐production, 2D & 3D Animation, Sound Designing, Virals and e‐Learning.
2.4K 327 2 posts / month Get Email Contact

27. Chicken Bone VFX

Chicken Bone VFX Manhattan Beach, California, US
Chicken Bone VFX creates visual effects for TV and Film. We use our experienced VFX teams in LA and NYC to service studios globally. The Chicken Bone blog is our take on what is interesting in the world of visual effects. We present industry snippets and our own news.
523 142 2 posts / quarter May 2020 Get Email Contact


FRENDER Covers various aspects of VFX and post-production processes, video retouching, rotoscoping, 3D animation, modeling, transitions, experiences, observations and research.
8 posts / year Get Email Contact

29. Houdini | Youtube

Houdini | Youtube Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Houdini is a 3D animation and visual effects package that is used by top film studios. Recently Side Effects reworked the user interface to make it much more accessible to artists.
37.7K 45.4K 1 post / day Get Email Contact

30. The Gnomon Workshop | Youtube

The Gnomon Workshop | Youtube Hollywood, California, US
The Gnomon Workshop have a specific interest in mind. Some approach the content knowing that they want to improve their skills as a character, vehicle, product or set designer while others are interested in the cutting-edge 3D software techniques used in the video game, broadcast and film VFX industries.
109.3K 32.5K 2 posts / month Get Email Contact

31. ActionVFX

ActionVFX Johnson City, Tennessee, US
The official page for ActionVFX, a stock footage company that creates top of the line VFX assets for professional artists and filmmakers.
Also in VFX Youtube Channels
5.5K 3.9K 7 posts / week Get Email Contact

32. Andrew Hazelden

Andrew Hazelden California, US
Hi. I'm Andrew Hazelden. I have a background in visual effects and immersive media. This channel showcases the projects I've worked on. I created PlayblastVR, RocketComp, KartaVR, and co-developed Domemaster3D.
1 post / month Get Email Contact

33. Andrew Kramer - Video Copilot Blog

Andrew Kramer - Video Copilot Blog Los Angeles, California, US
Video Copilot is a collaborative resource for training, design tools and artists. Their goal is to show you what is possible and how effects can be created so that you can apply these techniques on your own creative adventures. They strive to develop distinctive and innovative tools that improve the quality and speed of your production while offering freedom and flexibility.
233.1K 150.4K 104.6K Get Email Contact

34. VFX Soldier

VFX Soldier Del Aire, California, US
VFX Soldier blog is all about Commentary On The Visual Effects Industry's March To The Bottom.
14K Get Email Contact

35. Prolost Blog

Prolost Blog California, US
Stu Maschwitz is a filmmaker, photographer, and writer, with a passion for kinetic storytelling. A graduate of CalArts, Maschwitz spent four years creating visual effects at Industrial Light & Magic before co-founding the legendary effects firm The Orphanage in 1999.
Also in Filmmaking Blogs
2.1K 8.1K 4.4K 2 posts / year Get Email Contact

36. Image Engine Design Inc. Blog

Image Engine Design Inc. Blog Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Image Engine provides world-class visual effects for feature films and television. Credits include: District 9, Jurassic World, Game of Thrones, Immortals
12.4K 19.7K Get Email Contact

37. OpenVisual FX Blog

OpenVisual FX Blog Los Angeles, California, US
OpenVisual FX is a blog created to focus on high-end visual effects techniques, tools, and tutorials.
841 2.9K Get Email Contact

38. The RocketStock Blog

The RocketStock Blog The latest tips, tutorials and news on After Effects, motion graphics and video editing.
56.3K 1.8K Get Email Contact

39. Rebelway

Rebelway California City, California, US
Houdini tutorials, VFX inspiration, job posts, and articles about the visual effects industry. Rebelway's mission is to provide studio-level CG AND VFX education at an affordable price and to give people with a passion, a chance to learn and create breathtaking FX and CG.
17.1K 6.8K 8 posts / year Get Email Contact

40. Lost Boys VFX - A VFX Knowledge Repository

Lost Boys VFX - A VFX Knowledge Repository Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Based in Vancouver & Montreal Canada, the award-winning Lost Boys Studios operates the world's preeminent school of visual effects. With its roots as an internationally renowned visual effects (VFX) boutique it has created a one of a kind educational experience based on industry mentorship and project based learning from within a production studio environment.
141.5K 4.4K Get Email Contact

41. Alt.VFX Blog

Alt.VFX Blog Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Alt.vfx is a world-leading visual effects and post-production company with studios in Brisbane, Sydney and Los Angeles.
5.9K 82 1 post / year Get Email Contact

42. AV3 Software

AV3 Software US
AV3 Software Is a trusted supplier of Special Effects software.
4K 4.2K Get Email Contact

43. Ambassadors | Creative production studio

Ambassadors | Creative production studio Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Ambassadors is an international creative production studio based in Amsterdam and New York offering Creative Production, Color Grading, Design & Animation, Edit, Lab, Sound & Music and Visual Effects & 3D.
3.6K 966 5 posts / year Get Email Contact

44. Painting Practice Blog

Painting Practice Blog Twickenham, England, UK
Painting Practice is an award winning studio working across film, studio, television and advertising. The services include motion graphics, previz, VFX, Production design, concept art, digital matte painting and prop design.
733 1.5K Get Email Contact

45. Cinefex Blog

Cinefex Blog Cinefex is the premier magazine of the visual effects industry. Profusely illustrated in color, with in-depth articles and interviews, Cinefex offers a captivating look at motion picture visual effects.
26.7K 11 Get Email Contact

46. Vfxsverige

Vfxsverige Stockholm, Stockholms lan, Sweden
VFX Sverige collects the latest VFX/CGI/2D/3D projects in Sweden and some other interesting ones too.
129 Get Email Contact

47. TopicRooms VFX

TopicRooms VFX Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Topicroomsvfx is a Vfx News Aggregator, Content rating, and Discussion website. Topicroomsvfx is specifically aimed at VFX Artists to share VFX News and tracking trending VFX topics across the Internet.
7 posts / year Get Email Contact

48. VFX Plugins

VFX Plugins San Francisco, California, US
VFX Plugins is one-stop resource for news, tutorials, freebies, and sales info for visual effects software and plug-ins.
11 Get Email Contact

49. Toronto VFX Jobs Blog

Toronto VFX Jobs Blog Toronto, Ontario, Canada
A blog about jobs/careers at Visual Effects or Animation studios in Toronto.
173 233 Get Email Contact

50. cmiVFX | Youtube

cmiVFX | Youtube The leader in technical high end training videos for the visual effects and computer graphics. cmiVFX is a group of 115 instructors and 37,678 artists actively working in the computer graphics and visual effects industry. For over 14 years, they at cmiVFX have been providing valuable video training lessons in both real-world and experimental techniques that define the very fabric of the industry.
6.6K 5.5K Get Email Contact

51. Srushti VFX Blog

Srushti VFX Blog Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Read about the latest trends, happenings and updates in the VFX, Animation and Gaming Industries. Srushti VFX is a creative studio offering art, animation and vfx services for the advertising, film and gaming industries.
2.3K 75 Get Email Contact

52. Lauren Manuel Garcia Carro VFX

Lauren Manuel Garcia Carro VFX Lauren Manuel Garcia Carro is a VFX, Textures, Shading, Shader, Shader Writer, Senior Texture & Look Development Artist.
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53. Patrick's VFX Blog

Patrick's VFX Blog A blog about journey into the working world of Visual Effects. He is Visual effects artist working on TV commercials and Hollywood films, and a composer working on short films, mobile games and original albums.
1 post / year Get Email Contact

54. Vfx Job In India

Vfx Job In India US
Keep up with articles from Vfx Job In India.
528 Get Email Contact

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VFX Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering VFX. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Stephen Price stashmedia.tv 698
Nullpk nullpk.com 683
Jim Thacker cgchannel.com 490
Vincent Frei artofvfx.com 449
Ian Failes beforesandafters.com 414
Kim Sternisha toolfarm.com 388
Houdini youtube.com/user/houdini3d/videos 312
@cghow Ashif Ali realtimevfx.com 241
ActionVFX youtube.com/channel/UCqygDczqPpXGYqHXtcsmyFg/videos 209
Michele Yamazaki toolfarm.com 202
@Sig Sig realtimevfx.com 156
Amit Mozar thevirtualassist.net 140
Debbie Diamond Sarto awn.com/vfxworld 137
Dan Sarto awn.com/vfxworld 131
@Torbach Torbach realtimevfx.com 129
AWN Staff Editor awn.com/vfxworld 120
@simonschreibt Simon realtimevfx.com 114
@Wyvery Niels Dewitte realtimevfx.com 101
Mike Seymour fxguide.com 93
Max Weinstein awn.com/vfxworld 92
@Eric_Matyas Eric Matyas realtimevfx.com 80
@TobiasTobasco Tobias Tobasco realtimevfx.com 80
@FRGFX Tech artist at FRG realtimevfx.com 66
@Hovl Vlad Horobets' realtimevfx.com 54
@Niels Niels Dewitte realtimevfx.com 51
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