“The way that visual effects are these days is that we definitely are the can-do department,” - Chris Townsend.
Comments the overall VFX supe on Marvel’s Iron Man 3, reflecting on the crucial role his department played in bringing the film to the big screen. Along with visual effects producer Mark Soper, Townsend co-ordinated 17 studios across the globe and more than 2,000 shots for the Shane Black-directed picture.
fxguide breaks down the major sequences and shots from Iron Man 3, which this time around featured multiple suits realized by multiple vendors and a powerful sub-surface skin effect known as Extremis.
***Please note this article contains plot spoilers***