Aquaman is the sixth installment of the DC Extended Universe and is directed by James Wan. Jason Momoa is the main character and stars alongside Willem Dafoe, Amber Heard, and Nicole Kidman. The plot entails Arthur Curry (Aquaman) is the heir to Atlantis, an underwater kingdom. He must lead his tribe against his own brother, Orm. The pre-production started in 2004 but plans fell through. There was a screenplay written in October 2014 but wasn’t solidified until 2016. The cast wasn’t signed until later that year and photography started in Australia on May 2, 2017. It was also filmed later in Italy, Morocco, and Canada. The film is scheduled to be released on December 21, 2018 in Dolby Cinema, RealD 3D, and IMAX 3D. Olson Visual has already created many graphics for this film including amazing backlit graphics using their well-known T3 System. Check out our images of the work… read more →
It’s been forty-three years from the infamous film, Jaws was released. Our fascination of sharks grew over the years. Shark week became a successful television sensation. Now we have a super-large addition to our shark craze. The Meg is a shark-themed 2018 science fiction thriller. It is loosely based off the book by Steve Alten, Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror and stars Li Bingbing, Jason Statham, Cliff Curtis and Ruby Rose. Originally, Disney owned the rights to the book in the 90s but was later purchased by Warner Bros. Production didn’t start until 2015. The movie follows a group of scientists who find a seventy-five foot megalodon shark while deep on the floor of the Pacific Ocean. Check out our images of the work we completed for the film. We created numerous large-scale banner graphics, floor graphics, marquees, and backlit graphics using our T3 System.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is an adventure comedy that is the sequel to the 1995 film Jumanji. The franchise is based on the children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. The new film pays tribute to Robin Williams, the star of the original. This board game found in the first movie is transformed into a video game that four young teens play. These four teenagers are transported into the video game where they must win the game to go home. The film stars Jack Black, Nick Jonas, Bobby Cannavale, and Dwayne Johnson. Olson Visual created a wonderful backlit graphic using their T3 System for Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. Check out these images of our work.
Bladerunner 2049 is a neo-noirsccience fiction movie starring Ryan Gosling, Robin Wright, Jared Leto, and Harrison Ford. The film adopts similar technological advancements and set thirty years later from the original. Goslings character K, investigates a war between replicants and humans. K works for Wallace Corporation (a manufacturer of replicants) and uncovers a DNA archive of Rachael, one of the main characters from the original film. The CEO Niander Wallace wants to find the original child of Rachael and has K followed. K goes to a farm where he finds a carved tree and has a memory of a toy horse. He then realizes he might be the missing child. The movie was nominated for several Academy Awards but unfortunately, only took Best Cinematography and Visual Effects. It was nominated for Post Production, Sound Mixing, and Sound Editing. Personally, this film was by far the best film of the year… read more →
It is now 2018 and we look back at our achievements throughout the year. We have been increasingly busy creating work for: Near Future Summit for Startch Creative, Encore Productions in Las Vegas, Genband Perspectives 2017, and others. This year our Entertainment department expanded our locations in New York and other cities in the United States. We also created large scale step and repeats for Miss Universe and visuals for a pop-up store for Air Jordan. Check out a year to remember!
It is now 2018 and we look back at our achievements throughout the year. We have been increasingly busy by creating work for top blockbuster films including: Logan, Despicable 3, Kong: Skull Island, The Great Wall, Ghost in the Shell, Alien Covenant, Baywatch, and many others. These graphics also allowed us to offer new products including: inflatable and customized large scale backlit prop and display using our T3 System. This year we expanded our locations in New York and other cities in the United States. We also created large scale step and repeats for Miss Universe and a pop-up for Air Jordan. Check out a year to remember!
Wonder Woman was not just your typical superhero film from DC Comics. Instead it was the first female director of a live-action superhero film (Patty Jenkins) and showed a female comic book character played by Gal Gadot. Other actors include: Robin Wright, Connie Nielsen, and Chris Pine. Wonder Woman debuted in 2016’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The film tells a different story then the 1980s Wonder Woman TV show. Instead, Diana Prince (Wonder Woman) grows up on the Amazon island of Themyscira. Steve Trevor, an American pilot crashes near the island and is rescued by the Wonder Woman. Trevor tells of the war going on outside the island area. This pushes Diana to go with him to end World War. It premiered in Shanghai, China on May 15, 2017 and later in the U.S. on June 2, 2017. Wonder Woman received critical acclaim and positive audience reviews.… read more →
Kong: Skull Island is another reboot of the franchise that stars Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hiddleston, John Goodman, and Brie Larson. The plot follows a team of scientists and soldiers who land on a deserted island in the Pacific. They encounter lots of monsters including the gigantic Kong. It was primarily shot in Hawaii and around Vietnam starting October 2015. It was considered a success at the box office and with the critics. It took home $566 million worldwide. There is already a sequel, Godzilla vs. Kong to release in 2020. Kong: Skull Island is now available for Direct TV. Olson Visual installed numerous graphics for the film. This included: column wraps, escalator, elevator, window, and parking graphics. They also created a costume and prop display and a large graphic using their famous T3 System. Check out these images of our amazing work! Save
Smurfs: The Lost Village is a fully 3D computer-animated film with the voices of Rainn Wilson, Michelle Rodriguez, Julia Roberts, and Demi Lovato. The movie is based off the comic book by Peyo. It was released on April 7, 2017 and is another addition to the series. Unfortunately, it was lowest-making movie of the Smurfs franchise and received mixed reviews. Olson Visual created some spectacular graphics. Below you can see images of our work that include our T3 System with backlit graphics. They also completed a large banner and backlit graphic. Save Save
Olson Visual installed a customized T3 System graphic for Aquarium of the Pacific for the groundbreaking ceremony of Pacific Visions. On Feb. 2, 2017, celebrated the first major expansion of the facility. Spearkers included: Teresa Phillips of American Honda Motor Co. Inc., Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia, Aquarium Board Chairman John Molina, and Long Beach City Councilmember Jeannine Pearce. “We are here today to begin the process of turning this space into a great vessel for education, learning, and science. As a former educator at Cal State Long Beach, I am also proud of the role the Aquarium has played in scientific research, stewardship, and education. As a resident of Long Beach I am especially proud of the role that the Aquarium has played in promoting ecology, conservation, and preservation of our seas. I look forward to being here when the Pacific Visions expansion is complete and providing our whole… read more →