US company makes creepily realistic babies

Wednesday 12 April 2017 2 weeks ago 37   New York   Print

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Report  Web desk : NEW YORK: Vincent Van Dyke Effects, a full service special makeup effects studio that makes prosthetics and body duplication, has recently created creepily realistic babies. One model takes about three weeks to make. At first, they pour silicone into a mold. Then they add color and features. The company rents these models to TV and movie projects. Owner and artistic director Vincent Van Dyke has been working as a professional makeup effects artist for over 10 years. During this time he ran one of Hollywood leading effects shops, The Burman Studio. Supervising and keying on such shows as Nip Tuck, Grey Anatomy, and Private Practice. For this work, he was nominated for 4 Prime Time Emmy Awards. Now with Vincent Van Dyke Effects, he continues a high standard for excellence and dedication to bring the most compelling characters to the screen. 02