Hi guys, I wonder on which places in the web you find the best references for VFX. Often I find it hard to find good stuff on google/youtube. Here’s my experience so far:
My personal best experiences where on pinterest (especially for comic stylized effects). Here’s an example search: https://www.pinterest.de/search/pins/?q=vfx%20explosion&rs=typed&term_meta=vfx|typed&term_meta=explosion|typed
BBC Motion Gallery
For real-world example I tend to use the BBC motion gallery.
A small challenge: Right now I’m searching for “rain drops which hit cloth” (doesn’t have to be animated, just different phases of rain drops hitting cloth and how this changes color/reflectivity over time) but I’m having a hard time with this Feel free to drop your “challenge” of finding references here in this thread when you can*t find the right keywords like I’m right now.