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November 2014

3D Stereo

Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite
November 20, 2014 –  BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA — Commercial post house AVI Studio (www.avistudio.sk) recently upgraded its finishing suite with the addition of an SGO Mistika system. The Mistika replaced the company’s existing ...
B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio
November 19, 2014 –  NEW YORK - Newbury, UK-based Quantel has appointed B&H as a reseller for its Pablo Rio color and finishing systems in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Pablo Rio can handle color correction, e ...
Quantel partners with Brazilian reseller LineUp Quantel partners with Brazilian reseller LineUp
September 24, 2014 –  NEWBURY, UK — Quantel has appointed LineUp as its reseller partner in Brazil. The company will represent Quantel’s full range of news & sports production systems and high quality post finishing sy ...

Animation

Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special
November 21, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — Stop-motion animation specialists Screen Novelties (http://screen-novelties.com) have directed and produced a new one-hour holiday special that will air on NBC. Elf: Buddy’s Musical Chri ...
20 animated features submitted for Oscar consideration 20 animated features submitted for Oscar consideration
November 4, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES – Twenty features have been submitted for consideration in the “Animated Feature Film” category for the 87th Academy Awards. The nominations will be announced on Thursday, January 15, 2015 ...
Skyhouse animates spider for Gerni Skyhouse animates spider for Gerni
October 30, 2014 –  SYDNEY — Australia’s Skyhouse Studios (http://skyhousestudios.com) recently animated a creepy spider for Gerni as part of a commercial that promotes the power and reach of their pressure washer system ...

Audio

Margarita Mix standardizes on Fairlight platform Margarita Mix standardizes on Fairlight platform
November 17, 2014 –  SANTA MONICA — FotoKem’s Margarita Mix of Santa Monica, which specializes in audio post for commercials and advertising media, recently installed its fourth Fairlight EVO integrated audio production s ...
Dig It Audio partners with The LSD Group Dig It Audio partners with The LSD Group
November 13, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Dig It Audio (http://digitaudio.com), here, has combined with the post talent of The Station, The Lodge Music, The Diner and The Music Playground (also known by as The LSD Group) to create ...
Sound Devices showcases rack-mounted video and audio recorders at CCW 2014 Sound Devices showcases rack-mounted video and audio recorders at CCW 2014
November 13, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Sound Devices ( www.sounddevices.com ), along with its new video-products brand Video Devices (www.videodevices.com), showcased its full complement of rack-mounted production decks at CCW 2 ...

Cameras

Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival
November 18, 2014 –  BROOKLYN, NY — For the second year in a row, NYC-based post house Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com) is sponsoring the Nitehawk Shorts Festival. Nitehawk Cinema (www.nitehawkcinema.com), a boutique cinema ...
Canon offers educational resources for 7D Mark II Canon offers educational resources for 7D Mark II
November 17, 2014 –  MELVILLE, NY — To help pros better understand the features of the new EOS 7D Mark II, the Canon Digital Learning Center has posted several educational resources, including articles, videos, and a down ...
Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio
November 14, 2014 –  AUSTIN, TX — Bulltiger Productions and industry veteran Randall P. Dark have teamed up to launch a new studio in North Austin. The facility is home to a 10,000-square-foot soundstage and a 2,500-squar ...

Digital Intermediates

Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival
November 18, 2014 –  BROOKLYN, NY — For the second year in a row, NYC-based post house Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com) is sponsoring the Nitehawk Shorts Festival. Nitehawk Cinema (www.nitehawkcinema.com), a boutique cinema ...
HPA Awards recognize post excellence HPA Awards recognize post excellence
November 7, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — The 9th Annual Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) awards were held last night at the Skirball Cultural Center to a packed house of over 500 industry post production professionals.
Modern VideoFilm colorists nominated for 4 HPA Awards Modern VideoFilm colorists nominated for 4 HPA Awards
October 31, 2014 –  SANTA MONICA — Artists from Modern VideoFilm (www.mvf.com) are nominated for four HPA awards in color grading categories. The Hollywood Post Alliance’s 2014 HPA Awards are scheduled to take place on N ...

Editing

Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite
November 20, 2014 –  BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA — Commercial post house AVI Studio (www.avistudio.sk) recently upgraded its finishing suite with the addition of an SGO Mistika system. The Mistika replaced the company’s existing ...
Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler' Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler'
November 20, 2014 –  HOLLYWOOD — Hula Post (http://hulapost.com), which has offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, provided equipment, facilities and support to the editorial team for Nightcrawler. The new thriller from ...
B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio
November 19, 2014 –  NEW YORK - Newbury, UK-based Quantel has appointed B&H as a reseller for its Pablo Rio color and finishing systems in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Pablo Rio can handle color correction, e ...

Education

Canon offers educational resources for 7D Mark II Canon offers educational resources for 7D Mark II
November 17, 2014 –  MELVILLE, NY — To help pros better understand the features of the new EOS 7D Mark II, the Canon Digital Learning Center has posted several educational resources, including articles, videos, and a down ...
HPA Awards recognize post excellence HPA Awards recognize post excellence
November 7, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — The 9th Annual Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) awards were held last night at the Skirball Cultural Center to a packed house of over 500 industry post production professionals.
Color correction explained Color correction explained
October 29, 2014 –  BURBANK, CA — This short video by AlphaDogs, here, details the value of color correction and how it can be applied to correct a number of issues that affect footage.

HD

Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite
November 20, 2014 –  BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA — Commercial post house AVI Studio (www.avistudio.sk) recently upgraded its finishing suite with the addition of an SGO Mistika system. The Mistika replaced the company’s existing ...
B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio
November 19, 2014 –  NEW YORK - Newbury, UK-based Quantel has appointed B&H as a reseller for its Pablo Rio color and finishing systems in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Pablo Rio can handle color correction, e ...
Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival Nice Shoes sponsors Nitehawk Shorts Festival
November 18, 2014 –  BROOKLYN, NY — For the second year in a row, NYC-based post house Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com) is sponsoring the Nitehawk Shorts Festival. Nitehawk Cinema (www.nitehawkcinema.com), a boutique cinema ...

New Media

Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio
November 14, 2014 –  AUSTIN, TX — Bulltiger Productions and industry veteran Randall P. Dark have teamed up to launch a new studio in North Austin. The facility is home to a 10,000-square-foot soundstage and a 2,500-squar ...
Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC
November 14, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Post celebrated its 29th Birthday with a party on November 12th in New York City. The event was attended by more than 200 professionals from throughout the production and post production in ...
Bigstar launches content creation 'Studio' Bigstar launches content creation 'Studio'
October 15, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Motion graphics and design company Bigstar (http://studio.bgstr.com) has launched Bigstar Studio, a new content creation company that specializes in integrated marketing and advertising cam ...

People

Alex Trebek & David Pogue to host 'tech' Emmys Alex Trebek & David Pogue to host 'tech' Emmys
November 18, 2014 –  LAS VEGAS — The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) and the Television Academy announced that Jeopardy! game show icon Alex Trebek and Yahoo tech star David Pogue will host the ...
Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio
November 14, 2014 –  AUSTIN, TX — Bulltiger Productions and industry veteran Randall P. Dark have teamed up to launch a new studio in North Austin. The facility is home to a 10,000-square-foot soundstage and a 2,500-squar ...
Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC
November 14, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Post celebrated its 29th Birthday with a party on November 12th in New York City. The event was attended by more than 200 professionals from throughout the production and post production in ...

Recent Work

Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special
November 21, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — Stop-motion animation specialists Screen Novelties (http://screen-novelties.com) have directed and produced a new one-hour holiday special that will air on NBC. Elf: Buddy’s Musical Chri ...
Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler' Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler'
November 20, 2014 –  HOLLYWOOD — Hula Post (http://hulapost.com), which has offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, provided equipment, facilities and support to the editorial team for Nightcrawler. The new thriller from ...
Post moderates 'World Trade Center' documentary panel Post moderates 'World Trade Center' documentary panel
November 10, 2014 –  NEW YORK — On Wednesday, November 12th, Post’s Marc Loftus moderated a panel at the CCW+ SATCON show in NYC. The one-hour “Rebuilding the World Trade Center: Curating Over Eight Years and a Million Fr ...

Sound Libraries

Riptide introduces new 'one-stop' music catalog Riptide introduces new 'one-stop' music catalog
June 11, 2014 –  CULVER CITY, CA — Riptide Music Group (www.riptidemusic.com), the LA-based music sync licensing and publishing company, has created “Riptide One,” an exclusively-represented, one-stop music catalog. R ...
Bleeding Fingers holds launch party in NYC Bleeding Fingers holds launch party in NYC
May 14, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Bleeding Fingers Custom Music Shop (www.bleedingfingersmusic.com) held its launch party recently at Soho House in NYC. The company is a joint venture between Extreme Music, the product ...
Audio Network expands in US Audio Network expands in US
March 26, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Audio Network (http://us.audionetwork.com), which specializes in music for film, television and video, has announced a number of key appointments to its US sales team and copyright departme ...

Stock Footage

Videoblocks' new stock video site offers full commission to contributors Videoblocks' new stock video site offers full commission to contributors
November 20, 2014 –  RESTON, VA — VideoBlocks (www.videoblocks.com) , a subscription-based provider of unlimited royalty-free stock video, announced the launch of its “contributor-friendly” marketplace that rewards conten ...
Artbeats celebrates 25 years in stock footage Artbeats celebrates 25 years in stock footage
July 30, 2014 –  MYRTLE CREEK, OREGON — Artbeats ( www.artbeats.com) , a provider of royalty-free stock footage, announces the celebration of 25 years in business. Founded in 1989, with an opportunity to supply backgr ...
Editors' Lounge to welcome Avid, Filmlight & Pond5 Editors' Lounge to welcome Avid, Filmlight & Pond5
January 20, 2014 –  BURBANK — The Editors’ Lounge kicks off 2014 with presentations from Avid, Filmlight, and Pond5 this month. The event will be held on Friday, January 31, at AlphaDogs Post Production (1612 W. Olive Av ...

Storage

Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler' Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler'
November 20, 2014 –  HOLLYWOOD — Hula Post (http://hulapost.com), which has offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, provided equipment, facilities and support to the editorial team for Nightcrawler. The new thriller from ...
Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC Post Celebrates 29th Birthday in NYC
November 14, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Post celebrated its 29th Birthday with a party on November 12th in New York City. The event was attended by more than 200 professionals from throughout the production and post production in ...
Quantum unveils new storage solution at CCW 2014 Quantum unveils new storage solution at CCW 2014
November 13, 2014 –  SAN JOSE, CA — Quantum ( www.stornext.com), a scale-out storage, archive and data protection company, is further extending its line of StorNext Pro Solutions with StorNext Pro Foundation, a complete e ...

Studios

Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special
November 21, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — Stop-motion animation specialists Screen Novelties (http://screen-novelties.com) have directed and produced a new one-hour holiday special that will air on NBC. Elf: Buddy’s Musical Chri ...
Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler' Hula Post supports editorial on 'Nightcrawler'
November 20, 2014 –  HOLLYWOOD — Hula Post (http://hulapost.com), which has offices in Burbank and West Los Angeles, provided equipment, facilities and support to the editorial team for Nightcrawler. The new thriller from ...
Editorial house/creative collective Wax opens in NYC Editorial house/creative collective Wax opens in NYC
November 19, 2014 –  NEW YORK — Executive producer Toni Lipari and editor Stephen Jess have launched Wax (www.wax.tv), a new boutique film editorial company and creative collective. The studio is based in a Chelsea loft a ...

Video/Film

Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special
November 21, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — Stop-motion animation specialists Screen Novelties (http://screen-novelties.com) have directed and produced a new one-hour holiday special that will air on NBC. Elf: Buddy’s Musical Chri ...
Videoblocks' new stock video site offers full commission to contributors Videoblocks' new stock video site offers full commission to contributors
November 20, 2014 –  RESTON, VA — VideoBlocks (www.videoblocks.com) , a subscription-based provider of unlimited royalty-free stock video, announced the launch of its “contributor-friendly” marketplace that rewards conten ...
Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite Slovakia's AVI updates finishing suite
November 20, 2014 –  BRATISLAVA, SLOVAKIA — Commercial post house AVI Studio (www.avistudio.sk) recently upgraded its finishing suite with the addition of an SGO Mistika system. The Mistika replaced the company’s existing ...

Visual Effects

Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special Screen Novelties completes stop-motion 'Elf' special
November 21, 2014 –  LOS ANGELES — Stop-motion animation specialists Screen Novelties (http://screen-novelties.com) have directed and produced a new one-hour holiday special that will air on NBC. Elf: Buddy’s Musical Chri ...
B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio B&H appointed reseller for Quantel's Pablo Rio
November 19, 2014 –  NEW YORK - Newbury, UK-based Quantel has appointed B&H as a reseller for its Pablo Rio color and finishing systems in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Pablo Rio can handle color correction, e ...
Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio Bulltiger & Randall Dark partner on new Austin studio
November 14, 2014 –  AUSTIN, TX — Bulltiger Productions and industry veteran Randall P. Dark have teamed up to launch a new studio in North Austin. The facility is home to a 10,000-square-foot soundstage and a 2,500-squar ...