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Why do VFX companies struggle so much? - Kevin Baillie

“The Walk” VFX Supervisor Kevin Baillie explains the reasons why SFX companies struggle to make a profit. Kevin Baillie is co-founder and VFX Supervisor at Atomic Fiction, a studio pioneering the use of cloud computing to improve the filmmaking process. There, he has supervised visuals for projects including Flight, Star Trek Into Darkness, two Transformers franchise installments, and Robert Zemeckis's upcoming film, The Walk. He is also CEO of the groundbreaking cloud rendering platform, ConductorIO, which will be released to the public by the end of 2015. Kevin Baillie was in Wellington for AnimfxNZ, New Zealand’s conference for Animation, Visual Effects and Game Development experts. AnimfxNZ is organised by Grow Wellington, a unit of the Wellington Regional Economic Development. For more information go to and For more information about Atomic Fiction go to
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