Chernobyl Compositing Breakdown DNEG

Chernobyl Compositing Breakdown DNEG

Chernobyl is a 2019 historical drama television miniseries produced by HBO and Sky UK. Created and written by Craig Mazin and directed by Johan Renck, the series revolves around the Chernobyl nuclear disaster of April 1986 and the unprecedented cleanup efforts that followed.

VFX Supervisor Max Dennison talks you through DNEG’s work on the show, and how VFX provided support for the drama in every shot.

Overall the DNEG crew delivered about 550 shots for the series, designing the reactor 4 building inside and out, developing complex destruction and smoke simulations, creating CG vehicles like cars and helicopters, and animating crowds.

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