Atomic Fiction, the visual effects team behind "Deadpool," has released an in-depth behind-the-scenes video from the film, detailing how they did their complex work on the highway scene.
The video showcases the meticulous compositing and effects work done in the scene, which many consider to be a highlight in the film:
They note in the description:
"'Deadpool' marks the beginning of a new era for superhero films, and one sequence in particular was key to setting the tone. This is an in-depth VFX breakdown reel showcasing the behind-the-scenes efforts by the Atomic Fiction team. The work involved creating computer generated characters, vehicles, and an entire urban environment, for the thrilling car chase that kicks off this new franchise!
Special thanks to Tim Miller, Jonathan Rothbart, our friends at Blur, and 20th Century Fox for the opportunity to contribute to these sequences.
Music Credit: Deadpool (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)."
"Deadpool" is still in theaters.