VFX Reference Vault: Lightning

Explore our VFX team's favorite reference material as we open our vault of inspiration for a peek into our stash.

VFX Reference Vault: Lightning

Welcome back to the Beyond-FX Reference Vault

Our secret stash of VFX reference materials is open and ready for sharing! Join us as we showcase some of our favorite materials for some of the most needed real-time VFX. Who knows, these might be just the thing your own real-time VFX reference vault needs…

LightningThere’s just something about lightning strikes done right that can really make a mark on our work. With all the crazy weather we’ve been seeing the past few months, we huddled our resources to come up with the following list of useful references for everything and anything lightning.

If you’re trying to pin down lighting, check out the following references:

Lighting Strike at 103,000 FPS

Greg’s Dad Freaks Out

EarthCam’s One World Trade Center Lightning Strike

Amazing Nature’s Lightning Slow Motion Video

GoPro Crazy Lightning @ Oostende België

Slow-Motion Video of Lightning Striking a Building

Watch Lightning Strikes Develop at 6,000 FPS

Hades (2018) - Official Animated Trailer

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