• Actor John O’Hurley to host SMPTE's Centennial Gala
    Actor John O’Hurley to host SMPTE's Centennial Gala

    WHITE PLAINS, NY — The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) is hosting its Centennial Gala on Friday, October 28th in Hollywood at the Ray Dolby Ballroom. Actor John O’Hurley, be ...

    September 12, 2016

  • Autodesk shows Flame 2017 extension 1
    Autodesk shows Flame 2017 extension 1

    AMSTERDAM — At IBC 2016, Autodesk (www.autodesk.com) announced Flame 2017 family extension 1 release for professional 3D visual effects, compositing and finishing. The update includes new 3D scene nav ...

    September 9, 2016

  • Academy begins Scientific and Technical Awards investigation
    Academy begins Scientific and Technical Awards investigation

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 12 scientific and technical investigations have been launched for the 2016 Oscars. These investigations are made public so ...

    August 22, 2016

  • Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration
    Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (www.oscars.org) announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards. The Oscars will be ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10
    Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10

    MADRID, SPAIN — Next Limit Technologies (www.nextlimit.com) has released the 10th version of RealFlow, the fluid simulation and body dynamics software. In celebration of the anniversary, the software ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's <i>Mars</i>
    Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's Mars

    LONDON — Framestore, with locations in London, Los Angeles, New York and Montreal, recently partnered with Imagine Entertainment, RadicalMedia and filmmaker Everardo Gout (Days of Grace) to create Mar ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Sound designer/editor Scott Gershin relies on Nugen plug-ins
    Sound designer/editor Scott Gershin relies on Nugen plug-ins

    LOS ANGELES — Sound designer and feature film supervising sound editor Scott Gershin is using Nugen Audio's Loudness Toolkit 2 and Halo Upmix plug-ins, along with an Avid Pro Tools|S6 control surface ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Cakewalk releases low-cost Sonar Home Studio
    Cakewalk releases low-cost Sonar Home Studio

    BOSTON — Cakewalk (www.cakewalk.com) has released Sonar Home Studio for Windows, a new software tool for music production, be it creating beats, recording bands or composing video soundtracks. Priced ...

    November 28, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership
    Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership

    DENVER — Sony Pictures Post Production Services has extended its long-standing relationship with Wazee Digital (www.wazeedigital.com), a provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services ...

    November 30, 2016

  • C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films
    C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films

    GLENDALE, CA – C3 Entertainment, Inc. (www.c3entertainment.com) has purchased over 1,000 hours of historic, military-themed titles from Creation Films. The deal continues to grow the content and distr ...

    November 30, 2016

  • HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles
    HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) announced the winners of the 2016 HPA Awards during a gala celebration on Thursday, November 17th, at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Ang ...

    November 18, 2016

  • JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini
    JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini

    CHATSWORTH, CA — JMR Electronics (www.jmr.com) has announced the general availability of their Thunderbolt-certified desktop and rackmount workstation for the Apple Mac mini. The JMR Lightning model L ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Arri promotes Sebastien Laffoux
    Arri promotes Sebastien Laffoux

    BURBANK, CA — Sebastien Laffoux has been promoted to director of sales, camera systems, for Arri Inc. He will be responsible for managing the entire camera sales team for North America, with regional ...

    November 15, 2016

  • JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini
    JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini

    CHATSWORTH, CA — JMR Electronics (www.jmr.com) has announced the general availability of their Thunderbolt-certified desktop and rackmount workstation for the Apple Mac mini. The JMR Lightning model L ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater
    Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater

    NEW YORK — Sixteen19 (www.sixteen19.com) recently marked one year in its new Chelsea headquarters with the launch of its second 4K DI finishing theater. The new 4K theater serves as a centerpiece of S ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Mixing Light offers free ACES online tutorials
    Mixing Light offers free ACES online tutorials

    HERNDON, VA — Mixing Light is a training and educational Website featuring courses covering the  spectrum of color correction for moving images. The site recently published a free, three-part tut ...

    November 1, 2016

  • JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini
    JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini

    CHATSWORTH, CA — JMR Electronics (www.jmr.com) has announced the general availability of their Thunderbolt-certified desktop and rackmount workstation for the Apple Mac mini. The JMR Lightning model L ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016

  • C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films
    C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films

    GLENDALE, CA – C3 Entertainment, Inc. (www.c3entertainment.com) has purchased over 1,000 hours of historic, military-themed titles from Creation Films. The deal continues to grow the content and distr ...

    November 30, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Mixing Light offers free ACES online tutorials
    Mixing Light offers free ACES online tutorials

    HERNDON, VA — Mixing Light is a training and educational Website featuring courses covering the  spectrum of color correction for moving images. The site recently published a free, three-part tut ...

    November 1, 2016

  • FSU's Seminole Productions invests in 4K Panasonic cameras
    FSU's Seminole Productions invests in 4K Panasonic cameras

    NEWARK, NJ — Seminole Productions, the video production unit of Florida State University’s College of Communication and FSU Athletics partner (www.seminoles.com), recently invested in Panasonic’s Vari ...

    October 18, 2016

HD

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater
    Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater

    NEW YORK — Sixteen19 (www.sixteen19.com) recently marked one year in its new Chelsea headquarters with the launch of its second 4K DI finishing theater. The new 4K theater serves as a centerpiece of S ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Wacom introduces Cintiq Pro line
    Wacom introduces Cintiq Pro line

    PORTLAND, OR — Wacom (www.wacom.com) has introduced the Cintiq Pro line of creative pen displays. The line includes the Cintiq Pro 13 and Cintiq Pro 16, which feature the most natural and precise pen ...

    November 16, 2016

IBC

  • Maxon collaborates with Nvidia
    Maxon collaborates with Nvidia

    FRIEDRICHSDORF, GERMANY – Maxon ( www.maxon.net ) has announced a comprehensive, multi-year agreement with Nvidia ( www.nvidia.com ) that gives Maxon access to Nvidia rendering technology, including i ...

    September 12, 2016

  • Blackmagic Design acquires Ultimatte and Fairlight
    Blackmagic Design acquires Ultimatte and Fairlight

    AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS — Blackmagic Design ( www.blackmagicdesign.com ) announced two key acquisitions during the IBC 2016 show in Amsterdam. The company has acquired Ultimatte, the blue and green scr ...

    September 12, 2016

  • AJA Ki Pro Ultra update adds support for Avid DNxHD
    AJA Ki Pro Ultra update adds support for Avid DNxHD

    AMSTERDAM — AJA Video Systems (www.aja.com) has announced Ki Pro Ultra v2.0 firmware, adding support for Avid DNxHD to the portable file-based 4K/UltraHD/2K/HD record and playback device. Users can no ...

    September 9, 2016

  • Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10
    Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10

    MADRID, SPAIN — Next Limit Technologies (www.nextlimit.com) has released the 10th version of RealFlow, the fluid simulation and body dynamics software. In celebration of the anniversary, the software ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's <i>Mars</i>
    Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's Mars

    LONDON — Framestore, with locations in London, Los Angeles, New York and Montreal, recently partnered with Imagine Entertainment, RadicalMedia and filmmaker Everardo Gout (Days of Grace) to create Mar ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Big Bear Sound & Digital Garage partner to service Irish market
    Big Bear Sound & Digital Garage partner to service Irish market

    DUBLIN, IRELAND — Big Bear Sound (www.bigbearsound.com), a leading professional audio supplier and integrator, here, and Digital Garage, a UK-based broadcast and post production solution provider, hav ...

    November 17, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School
    Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid recently recognized students from Claremont High School in Claremont, CA, who were named finalists in the third annual White House Student Film Festival in Washington, DC. Studen ...

    November 23, 2016

  • The Foundry launches 'Student Championship' competition
    The Foundry launches 'Student Championship' competition

    LONDON — The Foundry has launched “The Foundry Student Championship,” a competition that will allow young creatives across the world to showcase their best design and VFX work to an international audi ...

    November 8, 2016

  • Carrie Underwood returns to open <i>Sunday Night Football</i>
    Carrie Underwood returns to open Sunday Night Football

    NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO — NBC’s new Sunday Night Football open, featuring recording artist Carrie Underwood, is the result of a collaboration between Bodega, Northern Lights (nledit.com) and Soho VFX ( ...

    October 3, 2016

  • Music Video: Slayer - <i>Pride In Prejudice</i>
    Music Video: Slayer - Pride In Prejudice

    LOS ANGELES — Slayer has released a new music video that continues its prison-riot theme. Pride In Prejudice follows the previously-released You Against You and Repentless storylines, and features the ...

    September 9, 2016

  • Music Video: Gemini Syndrome - <i>Anonymous</i>
    Music Video: Gemini Syndrome - Anonymous

    Brian Cox of Flarelight Films (flarelightfilms.com) recently created two new music videos for the alternative metal band Gemini Syndrome. A long-time friend of drummer Brian Medina, Cox was already on ...

    August 19, 2016

NAB

  • BCPC to host NAB party on May 17th in NYC
    BCPC to host NAB party on May 17th in NYC

    NEW YORK — The Blue Collar Post Collective is hosting its annual “Post NAB NYC” party on Tuesday, May 17th, giving East Coast post professionals a chance to learn more about many of the key products i ...

    May 10, 2016

  • Editors' Lounge to host post-NAB event this Friday
    Editors' Lounge to host post-NAB event this Friday

    BURBANK, CA — For those that missed NAB this year, The Editors’ Lounge will host a post-NAB evening on Friday, April 29th at 6:30pm. The evening will feature an up-close look at all the latest from Bl ...

    April 27, 2016

  • 'Post Picks' recognize top NAB accomplishments
    'Post Picks' recognize top NAB accomplishments

    LAS VEGAS — Post ’s team of writers, contributors and industry pros recently spent long days on the show floor of the 2016 NAB Show in Las Vegas, searching for the most innovative and coolest new prod ...

    April 26, 2016

  • Sound designer/editor Scott Gershin relies on Nugen plug-ins
    Sound designer/editor Scott Gershin relies on Nugen plug-ins

    LOS ANGELES — Sound designer and feature film supervising sound editor Scott Gershin is using Nugen Audio's Loudness Toolkit 2 and Halo Upmix plug-ins, along with an Avid Pro Tools|S6 control surface ...

    November 29, 2016

  • HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles
    HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) announced the winners of the 2016 HPA Awards during a gala celebration on Thursday, November 17th, at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Ang ...

    November 18, 2016

  • Wacom introduces Cintiq Pro line
    Wacom introduces Cintiq Pro line

    PORTLAND, OR — Wacom (www.wacom.com) has introduced the Cintiq Pro line of creative pen displays. The line includes the Cintiq Pro 13 and Cintiq Pro 16, which feature the most natural and precise pen ...

    November 16, 2016

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater
    Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater

    NEW YORK — Sixteen19 (www.sixteen19.com) recently marked one year in its new Chelsea headquarters with the launch of its second 4K DI finishing theater. The new 4K theater serves as a centerpiece of S ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's <i>Mars</i>
    Framestore completes 1,000+ shots for Nat Geo's Mars

    LONDON — Framestore, with locations in London, Los Angeles, New York and Montreal, recently partnered with Imagine Entertainment, RadicalMedia and filmmaker Everardo Gout (Days of Grace) to create Mar ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School
    Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid recently recognized students from Claremont High School in Claremont, CA, who were named finalists in the third annual White House Student Film Festival in Washington, DC. Studen ...

    November 23, 2016

  • HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles
    HPA Awards presented in Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) announced the winners of the 2016 HPA Awards during a gala celebration on Thursday, November 17th, at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Ang ...

    November 18, 2016

  • Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration
    Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (www.oscars.org) announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards. The Oscars will be ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School
    Avid enables student filmmakers from Claremont High School

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid recently recognized students from Claremont High School in Claremont, CA, who were named finalists in the third annual White House Student Film Festival in Washington, DC. Studen ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Killer Tracks partners with singer/songwriter Ian Bern
    Killer Tracks partners with singer/songwriter Ian Bern

    SANTA MONICA — Singer/songwriter Ian Bern is the latest addition to Killer Tracks’ Artist Series. The Nashville-based artist has drawn strong reviews for his debut single Enough/It’s Not You on B3SCI ...

    July 1, 2016

  • Moss Landing Music rebrands as Black Sheep Music
    Moss Landing Music rebrands as Black Sheep Music

    LOS ANGELES — Geoffrey Mann has changed the name of his music library, Moss Landing Music, to Black Sheep Music (www.blacksheep-music.com). Founded in 2006 as a boutique music library specializing in ...

    June 2, 2016

  • C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films
    C3 Entertainment acquires military footage from Creation Films

    GLENDALE, CA – C3 Entertainment, Inc. (www.c3entertainment.com) has purchased over 1,000 hours of historic, military-themed titles from Creation Films. The deal continues to grow the content and distr ...

    November 30, 2016

  • StormStock licensing 4K Hurricane Matthew footage
    StormStock licensing 4K Hurricane Matthew footage

    ARLINGTON, TX — Cinematographer Martin Lisius followed Hurricane Matthew along the Florida coast to capture 4K imagery of the mega storm. The storyteller braced against 90mph winds and endured stingin ...

    October 13, 2016

  • Prairie Pictures working on sequel to doc 'Tornado Alley'
    Prairie Pictures working on sequel to doc 'Tornado Alley'

    ARLINGTON, TX — Filmmaker and veteran storm chaser Martin Lisius has has plans to complete the sequel to his 1995 documentary The Chasers of Tornado Alley later this year. The upcoming doc — working t ...

    April 25, 2016

  • Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership
    Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership

    DENVER — Sony Pictures Post Production Services has extended its long-standing relationship with Wazee Digital (www.wazeedigital.com), a provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services ...

    November 30, 2016

  • Avid expands NEXIS performance & capacity
    Avid expands NEXIS performance & capacity

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid (www.avid.com) has announced new innovations for its NEXIS software-defined storage platform. Avid NEXIS scalability enhancements now double the capacity of Avid NEXIS|Enterprise ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration
    Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (www.oscars.org) announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards. The Oscars will be ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership
    Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership

    DENVER — Sony Pictures Post Production Services has extended its long-standing relationship with Wazee Digital (www.wazeedigital.com), a provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services ...

    November 30, 2016

  • Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater
    Sixteen19 adds second 4K DI theater

    NEW YORK — Sixteen19 (www.sixteen19.com) recently marked one year in its new Chelsea headquarters with the launch of its second 4K DI finishing theater. The new 4K theater serves as a centerpiece of S ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration
    Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (www.oscars.org) announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards. The Oscars will be ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016

  • JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini
    JMR ships desktop/DI cart for use with Mac mini

    CHATSWORTH, CA — JMR Electronics (www.jmr.com) has announced the general availability of their Thunderbolt-certified desktop and rackmount workstation for the Apple Mac mini. The JMR Lightning model L ...

    December 1, 2016

  • Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration
    Oscars: 20 films in running for VFX consideration

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (www.oscars.org) announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 89th Academy Awards. The Oscars will be ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10
    Next Limit Technologies releases RealFlow 10

    MADRID, SPAIN — Next Limit Technologies (www.nextlimit.com) has released the 10th version of RealFlow, the fluid simulation and body dynamics software. In celebration of the anniversary, the software ...

    December 2, 2016

  • Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display
    Barneys New York goes 'analog' with holiday display

    NEW YORK — Barneys New York recently partnered with Elliot Kealoha Blanchard’s design and animation studio We Are Prism (http://www.weareprism.co) to create a custom video For its’ southern downtown w ...

    December 1, 2016