Making Ooze!

Ooze, it’s the stuff that changed the Ninja Turtles into mutants and tried to eat Rick Moranis in Ghostbusters II, and who can forget the classic line “He slimed me.”

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Turn Styrofoam into metal props (advanced)

There comes a time in your filmmaking career when foam and plastic props look, well, too much like foam and plastic on screen.  But having someone make a custom metal

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Making really cheap prop guns

When you make a special effects movie, it’s the effects that can really make or break the success of it.  But most small productions don’t have the budgets to hire

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Nose and Scar Wax

  Another basic skill you should master if you want to create effects for your film is using the simple yet versatile Nose and Scar wax, which does exactly what

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How to use Liquid Latex

One of the fundamental tools used in a makeup artists kit is liquid latex.  It can be used for making everything from a simple prosthetic to a full body suit.

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Zombie Makeup (more advanced)

  All right, so you made it through the first video and wanted more, right?  Well that’s great news because ask and you shall receive.  In the second video done

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Zombie Makeup

To continue our theme on creating effects of zombie and horror films, we will now go to the art of makeup and turning your actors into a zombie.  The techniques

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The Basics of Zombie Makeup

This video instructs you on hot to make a fresher looking zombie with fresh blood and scratches.  Maybe this person was just turned into a zombie recently!  It goes into some

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Getting Gun Props

Of all the props you may need to get your hands on to do a productions, guns are probably one of the most difficult to get for several reasons.  First,

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Stab (hack, gouge…) Someone in the Back Effect

If you are into effects movie there may come a time when you just really want to stick it to someone, you know, an axe in the back or something

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