SAN FRANCISCO - At its annual World Press Days event, Autodesk
(www.autodesk.com) introduced new versions of its 3DS Max modeling,
animation and rendering software. Autodesk 3DS Max 2009, and the new
February 12, 2008
MONTREAL - Avid’s Softimage subsidiary is expanding its education
program this year. The Softimage 2008 Education Program offers
specialized curriculums for training facilities and instructors
February 11, 2008
LOS ANGELES – Prime Focus Group’s Frantic Films VFX division
(www.franticfilms.com) has hired matte painter/film effects designer
Kenneth Nakada. Nakada comes to the studio after a two-and ...
February 7, 2008
CUPRETINO, CA – Apple will not be exhibiting on the show floor at this
year’s NAB in Las Vegas. The company says that it is participating in
fewer trade shows each year, and that it is fin ...
LOS ANGELES – Fox called on Zoic Studios to create a high-energy promo for its popular American Idol program. The :30 Big People promo combines live action, stock footage and visual effects, and ...
CULVER CITY, CA - The Famous Group (www.thefamousgroup.com) once again
created the in-stadium graphics package used during this year’s Super
Bowl. This marks the third year the studio has handle ...
February 6, 2008
CHICAGO - Filmworkers Club (www.filmworkers.com) created visual effects and performed other post work for six Budweiser and Bud Light spots that premiered during Super Bowl XLII. One of the most memor ...
SANTA MONICA, CA – Margarita Mix Santa Monica (www.lastudios.com)
provided audio post for several spots that aired on Super Bowl Sunday,
including commercials for Nissan, Fifth Third Bank and Ov ...
NEW YORK – Music composition and sound design house Human Worldwide
(www.humanworldwide.com) provided original audio tracks for a number of
spots that aired on Super Bowl Sunday.
February 5, 2008
HOLLYWOOD – Commercial production company Ka-chew! (www.kachew.com) created original animation for a CareerBuilder.com spot that aired on Super Bowl Sunday. Firefly combines live action and anim ...