Shared May 23, 2018
Captain Disillusion is many things: A skeptic of heroic proportions, YouTube sensation, VFX aficionado, Blender user, CG Cookie user and alter ego, Alan Melikdjanian.
With over 700,000 YouTube subscribers and over 44 million views of his videos, the Captain has succeeded by debunking visual trickery in pop culture. He does this by breaking down and recreating the visual effects used to achieve said trickery. His success has earned him keynote presentations at conferences and an interview on the H3 podcast.
The Captain is generously taking time away from saving gullible eyes to discuss his Blender/VFX skills, YouTube success, and whatever else comes up!
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Captain Disillusion -TLoNs Podcast #156
Captain Disillusion: Heroic Feats of YouTube Debunkery - Live at QED 2016
NEW GAME ENGINE? – Blender Today Live #018
Captain Disillusion: World's Greatest Blenderer - Live at the Blender Conference 2018
The Unbearable Loneliness of Being Right on the Internet - Live at Skepticon Australia 2017
VFXcool: Back to the Future Trilogy (1/2)
Cicret Bracelet DEBUNK
Viral Comets: Truck Saves Plane
NPR with EEVEE! – Blender Today Live #017
Floating City DEBUNK
Interdimensional UFO Portal Tutorial!
Quick D: The Invisible Cut
Lessons from 7 years of VFX shorts. An interview with Corridor Digital's Wren Weichman.
Quick D: The Magic of Will Tsai
Amazing Water Trick DEBUNK
VFXcool: Back to the Future Trilogy (2/2)
Australian Lightning DOUBLE DEBUNK
Captain D's Definitive Guide to TRICK SHOTS
Russian Ghost Car DEBUNK