Category Archives: Props / Sets

@benschilibowl-VRExperience Custom Set: Sundance 2019

McGrew Studios' custom set design & build for @benschilibowl VRExperience for Felix & Paul Studios. Shown here: the film, Traveling While Black's producer @ayesha_nadarajah

Our custom set for the Traveling While Black VRexperience.
Sundance Film Festival: New Frontier.

2019.
For Felix & Paul Studios.

Many thanks to our great new friends, Traveling While Black’s producer @ayesha_nadarajah, plus @nerdydydy and @biankaaaah of Felix and Paul Studios.

 

Installation begins: Joshua Kirkland applies his custom decals.


Hraefn Wulfson & Isaac Doubek install flooring.

 

Booths and counter are installed.

 

Mirror is attached to wall.

 

Bianka and Cindy of Felix & Paul Studios add framed photos, napkin dispensers, ketchup & mustard servers, plus Ben’s Chili menus as early viewers experience the film.

 

 

 

Fixtures, custom made and painted to match fixtures inside the real @Benschilibowl locations.

 

Obligatory set-strike selfie.
Jennifer McGrew and Hraefn Wulfson.

 

Loading out and ready to ship set to Los Angeles.
With Mark Putscher.

 

Custom Miniatures: Godzilla’s City

Oh no- There goes Tokyo…

Miniature custom set (in “N-Scale” or 1/150th scale), complete with tiny terrified humans plus freeways and buildings designed to collapse with a flick of Godzilla’s giant tail.

Created by McGrew Studios’ production designer Hraefn Wulfson for Salty Block Pictures and their ongoing Megalopolis Toys commercial series featuring beautiful new versions of the most-sought classic collectibles.

May 2018
Many thanks to Moises Lemus of Salty Block Pictures for a great collaboration!

Gojira!With @saltyblockboi @saltyblockpictures

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Thursday, May 10, 2018

Experimenting with calamity…

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Saturday, May 5, 2018

A second collapse…@saltyblockboi @saltyblockpictures

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Sunday, May 6, 2018

Shooting the miniature today with @saltyblockboi @saltyblockpictures

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Thursday, May 10, 2018

Only 28 inches tall…Some highlights from today's progress. Almost there… @saltyblockboi @saltyblockpictures

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Tuesday, May 8, 2018

some more text

The last collapse test on building 2 prior to final details. Some highlights from today's progress. Almost there… @saltyblockboi @saltyblockpictures

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Wednesday, May 9, 2018

A final sweep for tonight. Sans The freeway…

Posted by Hraefn Wulfson on Wednesday, May 9, 2018

“The Sword Experience” Custom Set for “Highlander’s” Adrian Paul

For Adrian Paul (of *Highlander* fame), for his full immersion combat training and choreography event, “The Sword Experience”.

Custom set designed, built and installed at the Salt Palace by McGrew Studios production designer Hraefn Wulfson. We are very grateful to the wonderful Salt Lake Comic Con Fan Xperience volunteers who helped load in.

See http://theswordexperience.com/ for tour dates and more info-

 

Above, set dressed and ready. A scene of urban destruction.
Adrian Paul choreographs three pairs of fighters at a time who battle each other, moving around and amongst the set’s cement pillars.

Above, more moody lighting.

Above, Adrian Paul and Hraefn Wulfson.

 

Visit http://theswordexperience.com/ for tour dates, locations and more info-