Interview: Odd Studio Adam Johansen and Damien Martin – Yutani and Perfect Organism

https://www.facebook.com/oddstudiopl/photos/a.112904245523625.20885.112871958860187/956023591211682/?type=3 JM and @muthur9000 have joined forces to interview ODD STUDIO founders Adam Johansen and Damian Martin about their work and their involvement with Alien: Covenant to give us a behind the scenes glimpse of what it is like during preproduction and the process of creating practical effects. https://youtu.be/bOPyerc0unY 85 // INTERVIEW WITH ODD STUDIO …

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The Green Lantern and Shaw’s Grave

https://youtu.be/28cnHQVhb_o Gomphocarpus physocarpus is a species of "Milkweed", also known as the Swan plant. In the movie Alien: Covenant, David places it on Elizabeth Shaw's grave as an offering. Further analysis of this scene has revealed some interesting facts that may hold symbolic meaning and shows us what became of her. The Swan The "Swan" plant serves as …

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Creatives: Dominic Hailstone, Concept Art and Practical Effects – Episode 8 – Yutani Podcast

My written interview with Dominic Hailstone can be found here. Please make sure you subscribe to his YouTube channel to show your support and stay up to date with his work. I finally got to interview Dominic for my Yutani Podcast, he has been very busy lately so it has been difficult to find a time to …

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David, Weyland and the Prometheus Myth

Photo of Statue By Atoma (Public Domain) In Greek mythology, the Titan Prometheus had a reputation for being something of a clever trickster and he famously gave the human race the gift of fire and the skill of metalwork, an action for which he was punished by Zeus, who ensured every day that an eagle ate the liver of the Titan …

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Gilgamesh flood myth

Photo By BabelStone (Own work), CC0 The Gilgamesh flood tablet XI carries another story besides the flood, it was included because in it the flood hero Utnapishtim; who's granted immortality by the gods. The hero challenges Gilgamesh to stay awake for six days and seven nights, but unfortunately for Gilgamesh he falls asleep immediately after being given …

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