Shanks FX

We create Hollywood effects with simple household products... and so can you.

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Video thumbnail: Shanks FX How to create Star Wars Lightsaber sound effects

Shanks FX

How to create Star Wars Lightsaber sound effects

We've done the lightsaber video, now let's tackle the sound.

4:35

How to create Star Wars Lightsaber sound effects

4:35

Video thumbnail: Shanks FX Creating the original Star Wars lightsaber effect

Shanks FX

Creating the original Star Wars lightsaber effect

Go back in time to 1977 and learn how the lightsaber was first created.

5:35

Creating the original Star Wars lightsaber effect

5:35

Video thumbnail: Shanks FX How to create a Mini Tornado

Shanks FX

How to create a Mini Tornado

Learn how to create a water vortex.

2:54

How to create a Mini Tornado

2:54

Video thumbnail: Shanks FX Creating the Stargate Portal

Shanks FX

Creating the Stargate Portal

We recreate the classic effect from the 1994 film, Stargate.

3:44

Creating the Stargate Portal

3:44

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