Battles With Bits of Rubber
By Stuart Bray and Todd Debreceni
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Stuart Bray and Todd Debreceni talk makeup effects and prosthetics. If you like rubber monsters, prosthetics and gore then you can listen, learn and suggest new episode subjects. Todd is author of 'Special Makeup Effects For Stage And Screen', what many consider to be the modern makeup FX bible. Stuart Bray is a working makeup FX artist with many years experienc. Credits include 'Saving Private Ryan', 'Shaun of the Dead', 'Dr Who' and more recently 'Game of Thrones' and 'Dr Strange'. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
||Explicit#26 - Sangeet Prabhaker||Open Source, Open Mind||3 1 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#25 - Chris Dombos: 3D Prince||3D printing is having an effect on the way things are made. This episode talks about what those things are, how it benefits us all and how you can get involved. Chris Dombos knows a thing or two about 3D printing, and he is also a massive FX nerd so...||27 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#24 - Eryn Krueger Mekash.mp3||This podcast was a lot of fun to do. I met up with the Mekashes (Eryn and Mike) at their hotel as they were over for The Prosthetics Event here in the UK. I was lucky enough to squeeze in a face to face interview and had a frankly wonderful time...||19 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#23 - 5 THINGS YOU’D LIKE TO KNOW (OR WOULD HAVE LIKED TO HAVE KNOWN) WHEN LEARNING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP||5 THINGS YOU'D LIKE TO KNOW (OR WOULD HAVE LIKED TO HAVE KNOWN) WHEN LEARNING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP I'm still learning every day. I still make mistakes and I am still worried that every job I am about to start will go wrong. That feeling has never gone..||23 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#22 - Rob Burns: Cutting Edge||Rob Burns makes great sculpting tools because he sculpts and knows what works. Blog post for this episode with video: http://www.learnmakeupeffects.com/rob-burns/ -------------------------------- It helps to know your tools, and in the podcast, he...||15 11 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#21 - Allen Hopps: Scaremaster||Allen Hopps is the director of Dark Hour, a huge haunt attraction in Plano, Texas. I wanted to take a tour and chat with Allen about what it takes to keep people scared and the business of running a haunt all year round. When people think about...||20 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#20 - All About Cap Plastic||Cap plastic is big....and it's not just for bald caps. Cap plastic is so called as it was originally pretty much used only for making bald caps, so those with hair could temporarily be without it. Over the last ten years or so, it's used much more...||3 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#19 - IMATS LA 2017||This podcast episode is the belated accompaniment to the blog post. We had a blast, learned some stuff and made some new friends. It was amazing, and I can't wait until IMATS London when I'll be back! Until then, please enjoy and get in touch with us...||27 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#18 - All Aboard The Freit Train part 2||In part 2 of our discussion, Rob Freitas talks about the value of knowing about the unknowns. He sheds some light on the importance of knowing to look at what was before and honours great artists like Gil Liberto (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0508847/)...||9 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#17 - All Aboard The Freit Train part 1||Rob Freitas is one of the best-known mould makers in the industry and has a phenomenal reputation. Not only is he incredibly skilled at making moulds but he has a passion for the provenance of the techniques which he uses and cares deeply to help...||4 3 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#16 - Rob Smith Master Of Blood: Part 2||Rob Smith continues his chat with me about foam latex, blood and other FX related goodies. Also, Todd and I talk about our favorite podcasts, and whether or not the word 'mustard' is actually an expression. Todd and I will be at IMATS 2017, 13th-15th...||27 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#15 - Rob Smith, Master Of Blood: Part 1||Blood ! Podcast #15! It's something gets thrown around a lot in film, TV and theatre. There's bad blood, good blood, mudbloods, blood thicker than water and blood brothers. This episode we're talking about blood, and our guest this time is Rob...||4 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#14 - Scanners & Schoonraads||Pixels and Plastiline - lets talk tech in the toolbox!||26 11 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#13 - Mitch at Brick In The Yard||Brick In The Yard isn't the most obvious name to give to a successful FX material supplier. There is a good reason for it though, as you will hear in this podcast. Mitch Rogers is the evil genius behind Brick In The Yard (BITY), one of the largest...||24 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#12 - Rob Burman||Rob Burman is a damned nice fella and kindly took some time to share some of his wisdom, and we are all grateful he did. Thanks, Rob! If you don't know the name 'Burman' then you must be pretty new to the FX world, because frankly the...||17 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#11 - The One With Thomas Surprenant||The last time we talked about making foam latex, the craft and materials involved in actually producing the foam. This time around, we figured it would be a good call to look at painting and art finishing. Painting foam latex is different from...||5 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#10 - Foam Latex: It's Smelly But Good!||Podcast #10 - Foam Latex: It's Smelly But Good! Foam Latex was the main material appliances and pretty much anything skin-like was made of for long time. It is only relatively recently that silicone has taken it's place, and with good reason. There...||22 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#9 - Symmetry, Schools & Fools||#9 - Symmetry, Schools & Fools Symmetry in sculpting appliances Whilst teaching a class recently, a student was hung up on getting the nose perfectly symmetrical. I explained as I often do that the human face isn't symmetrical, so going for...||18 5 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#8 - Start Making & The Lowdown On Cap Plastic||Blog post on this podcast is here: It seems it would be handy to have some sensible steps to actually start making things. So check out the podcast on this very subject and also the lowdown on cap plastic.After all, the longest of journeys...||24 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#7 - Geoff Portass Interview (pt2)||In the second and final part of the interview with Geoff Portass, we talk more Ken Russel, Pinhead and FX stories plus some insights into the right way to go about learning some of this crazy stuff. Leave feedback and email your technical questions...||16 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#6 - Geoff Portass Interview (pt1)||Hey folks, it’s just me today as Todd is pretty sick with a bad cold, so get well soon Todd. Hope you get fixed up and back on track soon. We’ve got a great interview with someone who was the first person I ever got in touch with. Geoff...||10 4 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#5 - Colour theory In Practice||Colour theory is a crucial part of makeup, especially if you are in the business of trying make a portion of the face out of rubber and make it look like it belongs there and is the same as the real skin which surrounds it. This podcast accompanies...||31 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#4 - Appsolute fools||Todd and I have been chatting, as we both let the blogging slip because of work - so we are back with a plan to do more podcasts to give responses to email questions on a regular basis. So, we caught up in this podcast to get the ball rolling again -...||27 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#3 - Shooting at Meat. No, really.||Read the blog post to accompay this podcast: www.learnmakeupeffects.com/shooting-guns-at-meat This time we take an interesting approach to capturing the tissue damage caused by gunshots and being able to safely recreate the three dimensional effects...||16 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#2 - Lifecasting tips and tricks||Check out the blogpost on this subject too: www.learnmakeupeffects.com/lifecasting-tipstricks/ Lifecasting is an essential, basic skill used in makeup effects and prosthetics - whether to create a custom fit appliance or to make a lifelike prop...||15 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Explicit#1 - Sticky Situations: The Zen Of Prosthetic Adhesives & Removers||All about prosthetic glues and removers||14 3 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
As someone new to the industry just starting out as a student this show has been a god send extra hints and tips that are really useful that can be used in future parts of my course. Big thumbs up to Stuart and Todd, keep up the good work boys
LOVE THESE GUYS!
2 guys who know and love what they do, lots of insight and fun to be had. Great for people starting out or to hear some familiar voices of people you don't get to see too often. There will always be something learned from giving this podcast a listen. And getting Thomas on for painting would be a fantastic chat to hear.
Keep em coming boys!
The dynamic duo of SFX makeup!!!
This is a MUST If you are new to makeup special effects. There is a phenomenal amount of information and insight into the processes and industry. And I consider this an invaluable tool especially as I am new to makeup sfx. So much respect for Todd and Stuart, this podcast is amazing!!!