VIEW Conference 2012: Paul Franklin of The Dark Knight Rises

September 21, 2012 By Mike B

The Dark Knight RisesVIEW Conference 2012, one of the most enticing events in the realm of Computer Graphics, Digital Cinema, 3D animation, gaming and VFX, is about 1 month away. If you’ve ever wondered about the mechanics and the creation of computer generated worlds, this is the place to be. Film geeks and technology enthusiasts alike will gather for this prestigious event to listen to the players that make it all happen.

One of the highlights of the event is guest speaker Pauln Franklin. Franklin is an Oscar-Winning visual effects supervisor with over 20 years of experience under his belt. He is the co-founder of Double Negative VFX in London, and has had a significant hand in modling the European visual effects industry.

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Directors, actors and screenwriters are usually the players that take the credit, but people like Franklin are overlooked despite their hardwork. On his resume, Franklin has Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception and the entire Harry Potter series. Not too shabby. Paul Franklin will be one of the many amazing guest speakers at VIEW Conference 2012.

At VIEW Conference 2012, Franklin will be discussing his work on all the films he’s been involved in, especially The Dark Knight Rises. He will discuss the hardwork in creating the seamless photo-realistic visuals effects in the latest Batman film. In addition, Franklin will discuss the IMAX format, as well as his collaboration with Christopher Nolan in developing an approach to high-resolution 65mm VFX. For those aspiring VFX geeks, this is the man to look up to.

There will be many topics discussed by experienced professionals at this years VIEW Conference. This computer graphics conference will also run side by side with VIEW Fest 2012, a digital movie festival.

For more information on this event, please visit the VIEW Conference 2012 website. Registration is now open, as the event will take place from October 16-19, so register online at You may contact VIEW Conference 2012 via e-mail at

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