Three former employees of defunct ImageMovers Digital have formed Atomic Fiction in Emeryville, California, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Kevin Baillie will serve as president and VFX supervisor. Ryan Tudhope is the creative director and VFX supervisor. Jenn Emberly is the performance capture and animation supervisor.
The full-service studio will provide character work, digital environments, art direction, concept design, stereoscopic 3-D and performance-capture services. Atomic Fiction’s first work can be seen in the upcoming Adam Sandler comedy JUST GO WITH IT. It is also helping Doug Chiang prep his indie flick ROBOTA.
Baillie’s credits include PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: AT WORLD’S END and HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE. Tudhope worked on PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN’S CHEST and SUPERMAN RETURNS. Emberly has credits on PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN DEAD MAN’S CHEST and WAR OF THE WORLDS.