Body Burn Stunt Workshop – Nobody Does That!

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By Tom Comet I have written on the blog before about the incredible power of the body burn stunt but today I will talk about another aspect of this dangerous spectacle and that is, how on earth does someone learn … Continued

THE INCREDIBLE POWER OF THE BODY BURN STUNT

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By: Tom Comet   Of all the crazy stunts and effects that we perform around here at DangerBoy, the body burn stunt has to be the most impactful, awesome and emotionally powerful.  There is something primal that takes place in your … Continued

WEDAY TORONTO FLY GAG

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The DangerBoy rigging team just finished up WEDay Toronto where we provided two unique flying effects for the concert event and the live TV broadcast. The first flying effect was for the lead singer from the band Hedley and this one proved … Continued

JUMPJET AT THE EX

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When our partner company, Circus Orange, got the 18 day contract for an outdoor spectacle show at the Canadian National Exhibition (The EX) in Toronto, we really needed to up the scale of our special effects, stunt and rigging design. … Continued

VIRGIN MOBILE STUNT WITH SIR RICHARD BRANSON

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A few years ago the Danger Boy team had the fantastic opportunity to work with Sir Richard Branson and the Virgin Mobile Group to create a dynamic stunt for their “Escape Your Cell” live event.  We were asked to both … Continued

FLAMING CAR PHOTO SHOOT

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We recently partnered up again with photographer, Matt Barnes, and Westside Studios to work on a firefighter training shoot at the Brantford Municipal Airport. As always, this team is a blast to work with, and the shoot has been one … Continued

SUNSET OVERDRIVE MAYHEM PLAYGROUND

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Well it is video game launch season again and that means some super fun, FX laden events for the team at Danger Boy. This recent event we just completed for Sunset Overdrive was particularly awesome due to the amazing props … Continued

3M PRD DEMO @ GLOBAL PETROLEUM SHOW, CALGARY AB

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Two weeks ago, the Danger Boy team headed west to Calgary, AB for the annual Global Petroleum Show. While there, we helped 3M Canada showcase some pretty incredible new tech in the world of PRDs (Personal Rescue Devices) from the … Continued

STUNTS & SPFX FOR PHOTO SHOOT

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We get to create some pretty awesome practical effects at Danger Boy on a very regular basis but it is always fun to partner with another creative company in order to create something larger than we could even dream up. … Continued