The visible particles and clouds of smoke in the scene react to other objects using fluid dynamics simulation. Post processing, ambient occlusion and various lens effects complete the look. The music and audio design is by Pedro Macedo Camacho, who also created the soundtrack for 3DMark 11.
Futuremark has released a new trailer for 3DMark 11. This trailer features a minute and a half of footage of their industry standard benchmark for real-time 3D graphics.
This tech demo shows off the latest version of Futuremark's 3DMark benchmarking tool with a deep sea motif.