MPC Breaks Down Winning ‘Ranger’ Effects


London-based MPC has released a breakdown showing the visual effects work on The Lone Ranger that won it a VES Award for Outstanding Supporting Visual Effects in a Feature Motion Picture.

Here’s the video:

MPC completed more than 550 shots for Disney’s The Lone Ranger, ranging from full CG canyons, caves and Comanche attacks to CG trains, horses, birds, arrows, fire and scorpions.

The Lone Ranger has also been nominated for an Academy Award for Outstanding Visual Effects. Voting begins Feb. 14 for the Oscars winners, which will be announced March 2 at a ceremony broadcast worldwide live from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger