• SGO draws from Mistika technology to offer dedicated workflow tools
    SGO draws from Mistika technology to offer dedicated workflow tools

    MADRID, SPAIN — SGO (www.sgo.es) is drawing from its established Mistika technology to introduce new pipeline tools that will be more accessible to the post community as a whole. The company’s Mistika ...

    April 4, 2017

  • 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

  • Autodesk showcases Flame and 3D animation software
    Autodesk showcases Flame and 3D animation software

    LAS VEGAS, NV – At NAB 2017, Autodesk is showcasing the newest versions of its solutions for media and entertainment. Each update contains enhancements that simplify the creative process, streamline a ...

    April 24, 2017

  • Shotgun Software now leveraging Amazon Web Services
    Shotgun Software now leveraging Amazon Web Services

    LOS ANGELES — Shotgun Software (https://shotgunsoftware.com), developer of cloud-based review and production tracking software, is leveraging Amazon Web Services to bring an improved experience to cus ...

    April 20, 2017

  • Adobe CC features new VR, motion graphics & audio capabilities
    Adobe CC features new VR, motion graphics & audio capabilities

    SAN JOSE, CA — Just prior to the 2017 NAB Show, Adobe (www.adobe.com) announced an update for video in its Adobe Creative Cloud to help filmmakers and video producers collaborate and streamline video ...

    April 19, 2017

  • Avid unveils free version of Media Composer
    Avid unveils free version of Media Composer

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Avid (www.avid.com) has announced the upcoming availability of Avid Media Composer | First, a free version of the industry-standard video editing system, at the annual NAB conference. ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Avid Pro Tools to offer native Dolby Atmos mixing
    Avid Pro Tools to offer native Dolby Atmos mixing

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Avid’s (www.avid.com) forthcoming release of Avid Pro Tools will offer native Dolby Atmos mixing, the company revealed at NAB 2017. Through a collaboration between Avid and Dolby, Pro ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Blackmagic Design unveils DaVinci Resolve 14
    Blackmagic Design unveils DaVinci Resolve 14

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Blackmagic Design has announced DaVinci Resolve 14, a major release designed to offer a new path forward in revolutionizing post production, during NAB 2017. The release touts a perfor ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Broadcast partners integrate Epic Games' Unreal Engine
    Broadcast partners integrate Epic Games' Unreal Engine

    LAS VEGAS, NV – At NAB 2017, Epic Games has revealed applications of Unreal Engine that deliver unprecedented speed, fidelity and flexibility in broadcast production workflows. Ross Video, Vizrt and Z ...

    April 25, 2017

  • VideoBlocks launches artist-friendly Photo Marketplace
    VideoBlocks launches artist-friendly Photo Marketplace

    RESTON, VA — VideoBlocks (www.videoblocks.com) the subscription-based provider of royalty-free stock media, has launched its artist-friendly stock Photo Marketplace, which will reward photo contributo ...

    April 24, 2017

  • AlterMedia showing Studio Suite 12 management software
    AlterMedia showing Studio Suite 12 management software

    BURBANK, CA — AlterMedia, the developer of Studio Suite (studiosuite.com) studio management software, is showing Studio Suite 12 at this year’s NAB show in Las Vegas. The version is a ground up rebuil ...

    April 21, 2017

  • AzilPix debuts virtual camera system for live video capture & streaming
    AzilPix debuts virtual camera system for live video capture & streaming

    LAS VEGAS — Netherlands-based AzilPix (www.azilpix.com) is making its NAB debut with Studio.One, a new camera system for multi-angle and live 360 video production. Studio.One employs cost-effective, u ...

    April 23, 2017

  • Sony announces camera firmware updates
    Sony announces camera firmware updates

    PARK RIDGE, NJ — In late March, Sony (https://pro.sony.com) announced firmware upgrades for a number of its cameras, including the PXW-Z150, PXW-FS5 and PXW-X400.

    April 21, 2017

  • TV Logic debuts new 4K monitors
    TV Logic debuts new 4K monitors

    BURBANK, CA — TVLogic (www.tvlogicusa.com) is introducing a number of new monitors at this year’s NAB Show, including the LUM-310R and LEM-550R. The LUM-310R is a 31-inch 4K (4096x2160) HDR LCD refere ...

    April 21, 2017

  • TV Logic debuts new 4K monitors
    TV Logic debuts new 4K monitors

    BURBANK, CA — TVLogic (www.tvlogicusa.com) is introducing a number of new monitors at this year’s NAB Show, including the LUM-310R and LEM-550R. The LUM-310R is a 31-inch 4K (4096x2160) HDR LCD refere ...

    April 21, 2017

  • ALT Systems showing M&E workflow solutions at Renaissance Hotel
    ALT Systems showing M&E workflow solutions at Renaissance Hotel

    SUN VALLEY, CA — At NAB 2017, ALT Systems (altsystems.com), the provider of integrating systems for the media and entertainment industry, has a demo suite set up at the Renaissance Hotel, just outside ...

    April 21, 2017

  • Assimilate updates Scratch to V.8.6
    Assimilate updates Scratch to V.8.6

    SANTA CLARA, CA — At NAB 2017, Assimilate (www.assimilateinc.com) is showing Version 8.6 of its Scratch solution, which is designed for dailies, conforming, color grading, compositing, finishing and m ...

    April 21, 2017

  • Avid unveils Artist | DNxIQ interface
    Avid unveils Artist | DNxIQ interface

    LAS VEGAS, NV – At NAB 2017, Avid presented Avid Artist | DNxIQ, a new hardware interface that delivers format support, from SD to 4K. Avid Artist | DNxIQ enables video professionals to quickly, easil ...

    April 26, 2017

  • Digital Anarchy announces automated transcription software for Premiere Pro
    Digital Anarchy announces automated transcription software for Premiere Pro

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Digital Anarchy (www.digitalanarchy.com) has announced Transcriptive, an automated, intelligent transcription plug-in for Adobe Premiere Pro editors, at NAB 2017 in Las Vegas.  ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Avid unveils free version of Media Composer
    Avid unveils free version of Media Composer

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Avid (www.avid.com) has announced the upcoming availability of Avid Media Composer | First, a free version of the industry-standard video editing system, at the annual NAB conference. ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Avid rolls out Media Campus for educational institutions
    Avid rolls out Media Campus for educational institutions

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Avid has introduced Avid Media Campus, a new program that makes it easy for educational institutions to access professional solutions from Avid, at NAB 2017. Offering a deeper partners ...

    April 26, 2017

  • Mixing Light updates Website for online training
    Mixing Light updates Website for online training

    HERNDON, VA — Mixing Light (MixingLight.com) has completely redesigned its training and educational Website, which features courses on color correction for moving images. The Mixing Light 2.0 site lau ...

    April 20, 2017

  • Editors' Lounge panel looks toward NAB 2017
    Editors' Lounge panel looks toward NAB 2017

    BURBANK, CA — Burbank based AlphaDogs Post Production recently hosted its 14th Annual Editors’ Lounge (www.editorslounge.com) Pre-NAB/Post HPA discussion panel with an analysis of all things post prod ...

    April 20, 2017

HD

  • Pond5 launches Global Partner Program, announces Adobe deal
    Pond5 launches Global Partner Program, announces Adobe deal

    NEW YORK — Pond5 (https://www.pond5.com), the online marketplace for professionally produced photo, video and audio content, has announced a new Global Partner Program that’s designed to deliver multi ...

    April 20, 2017

  • Editors' Lounge panel looks toward NAB 2017
    Editors' Lounge panel looks toward NAB 2017

    BURBANK, CA — Burbank based AlphaDogs Post Production recently hosted its 14th Annual Editors’ Lounge (www.editorslounge.com) Pre-NAB/Post HPA discussion panel with an analysis of all things post prod ...

    April 20, 2017

  • EIzo showing 4K HDR reference display
    EIzo showing 4K HDR reference display

    CYPRESS, CA — Eizo (www.eizo.com) is at the 2017 NAB show with its new ColorEdge Prominence CG3145, a 31.1-inch reference monitor with DCI-4K resolution (4096x2160). Designed for professional HDR post ...

    April 20, 2017

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

  • Foundry previewing Nuke 11 & Elara
    Foundry previewing Nuke 11 & Elara

    LONDON — At NAB, Foundry (www.foundry.com) is presenting its first public previews of Nuke 11.0 and Elara, a new service for post production in the cloud. A live-streamed event will give Foundry fans ...

    April 21, 2017

  • Square Box brings CatDV offerings to NAB
    Square Box brings CatDV offerings to NAB

    WARWICK, ENGLAND — Square Box Systems (www.squarebox.com) will highlight its CatDV Enterprise Server 7, supporting Web 2.2, which now provides more support for Web and intranet deployments. Features i ...

    April 21, 2017

  • RTW to unveil TM3 rack-mount solution at NAB
    RTW to unveil TM3 rack-mount solution at NAB

    COLOGNE, GERMANY — RTW (www.rtw.com), vendor of visual audio meters and monitoring devices for professional broadcast, production, post and quality control, is set to debut a 19-inch rackmount for its ...

    April 21, 2017

  • Wolf at the Door making waves, and music
    Wolf at the Door making waves, and music

    VENICE, CA — Wolf at the Door (http://www.wlfdr.com) is a new music production studio — and surf shop — that caters to advertising clientele. The company was founded by partners Alex Kemp and Jimmy Ha ...

    April 6, 2017

  • Bikini Edit launches gallery space, adds EP Cary Flaum
    Bikini Edit launches gallery space, adds EP Cary Flaum

    NEW YORK — Bikini Edit (http://bikiniedit.com) has added production/post production veteran Cary Flaum as executive producer. The move follows the studio’s recent relocation to New York City's Lower E ...

    March 24, 2017

  • Walmart challenges directors to tell 'Receipt' story
    Walmart challenges directors to tell 'Receipt' story

    LOS ANGELES — During Sunday's 89th Academy Awards, Walmart premiered three films made by Hollywood directors Antoine Fuqua, Marc Forster (Tool of North America) and filmmaking partners Seth Rogen & ...

    February 27, 2017

  • Music Video: Kendrick Lamar — <i>Humble</i>
    Music Video: Kendrick Lamar — Humble

    SANTA MONICA/NEW YORK — Arcade (www.arcadeedit.com) editor Greg Scruton and Timber’s team of visual effects artists recently joined forces to post Kendrick Lamar’s new music video, Humble. Scruton’s c ...

    April 6, 2017

  • 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

  • Academy to launch new internship/mentoring program
    Academy to launch new internship/mentoring program

    LOS ANGELES – In June, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will launch Academy Gold (www.oscars.org/AcademyGoldProgram), a new entertainment industry summer internship and mentoring progra ...

    April 6, 2017

  • MPC launches new character & creature group
    MPC launches new character & creature group

    LONDON — MPC has launched MPC Life, a new character and creature group within the global MPC Advertising team. The launch follows many years of impressive character and creature work culminating with ...

    April 4, 2017

  • Robert Legato to keynote NAB's 'Future of Cinema Conference'
    Robert Legato to keynote NAB's 'Future of Cinema Conference'

    LAS VEGAS — Emmy- and Academy Award-winning visual effects supervisor Robert Legato will present the keynote at the 2017 NAB Show's "The Future of Cinema Conference: The Intersection of Technology, Ar ...

    March 31, 2017

  • Zoic promotes Jeffrey Baksinski to creative director
    Zoic promotes Jeffrey Baksinski to creative director

    CULVER CITY, CA — Zoic Studios has promoted VFX supervisor Jeffrey Baksinski to creative director. He has over 30 years of experience in post production, having worked in film and video editing, set s ...

    April 17, 2017

  • Yoko Lytle joins VFX/finishing studio Jogger
    Yoko Lytle joins VFX/finishing studio Jogger

    NEW YORK — Cut+Run’s sister company Jogger recently welcomed aboard Yoko Lytle as senior producer. She brings a wealth of experience to her role at the visual effects and finishing company, which is l ...

    April 12, 2017

  • Rick Anthony named GM of Light Iron/New York
    Rick Anthony named GM of Light Iron/New York

    HOLLYWOOD — Panavision’s Light Iron business has appointed Rick Anthony to the newly created role of general manager at its New York facility. The Manhattan studio added a second floor in 2016, tripli ...

    April 11, 2017

  • Framestore brings 'animated featherweights' together for GEICO
    Framestore brings 'animated featherweights' together for GEICO

    LOS ANGELES - Framestore (https://www.framestore.com) recently created a new GEICO spot that pairs Guardians of the Galaxy 's Groot with the company’s well-known Gecko spokesperson. These ‘super feath ...

    April 18, 2017

  • Animated short aims to elevate perception of Canadian cheese
    Animated short aims to elevate perception of Canadian cheese

    LOS ANGELES/TORONTO – Creative production company Gentleman Scholar (http://gentlemanscholar.com) recently teamed-up with DDB Canada and Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) to produce an animated, 3.5-minut ...

    April 12, 2017

  • The Mill creates fully-CG <i>Anthem</i> spot for USMC
    The Mill creates fully-CG Anthem spot for USMC

    NEW YORK — The Mill recently provided production and post services for a new, fully-CG spot promoting the United State Marine Corps. Conceived by agency J. Walter Thompson Atlanta, the Anthem commerci ...

    March 28, 2017

  • Pond5 launches Global Partner Program, announces Adobe deal
    Pond5 launches Global Partner Program, announces Adobe deal

    NEW YORK — Pond5 (https://www.pond5.com), the online marketplace for professionally produced photo, video and audio content, has announced a new Global Partner Program that’s designed to deliver multi ...

    April 20, 2017

  • Reenactment Stock Footage launches new Website
    Reenactment Stock Footage launches new Website

    RICHMOND, VA — Reenactment Stock Footage (www.reenactmentstockfootage.com), which offers an expansive HD collection of licensable, historical re-enactments and recreations, has launched an all new Web ...

    February 23, 2017

  • 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

  • Avid introduces new NEXIS
    Avid introduces new NEXIS

    LAS VEGAS, NV – Avid announced the upcoming availability of the latest version of Avid NEXIS, software-defined storage platform for media. With the latest software release, Avid NEXIS and Avid NEXIS | ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Aspera shows high-speed file transfer service
    Aspera shows high-speed file transfer service

    LAS VEGAS — Emeryville, CA’s Aspera (http://asperasoft.com), is at NAB 2017 with a new high-speed file transfer service designed as a multi-tenant, high-speed SaaS platform that can rapidly scale to m ...

    April 23, 2017

  • Promise extends Thunderbolt 3 storage line
    Promise extends Thunderbolt 3 storage line

    LAS VEGAS — At NAB 2017, Promise Technology (www.promise.com) is debuting a new addition to its line of Pegasus3 storage solutions with Thunderbolt 3. Highly portable, light and quiet, the new Pegasus ...

    April 23, 2017

  • PFT showcasing Dax Production Cloud software
    PFT showcasing Dax Production Cloud software

    LAS VEGAS — Prime Focus Technologies (www.primefocustechnologies.com), the technology arm of Prime Focus, is showcasing its new Dax Production Cloud software at NAB 2017. Based on Dax with Digital Dai ...

    April 23, 2017

  • AlterMedia showing Studio Suite 12 management software
    AlterMedia showing Studio Suite 12 management software

    BURBANK, CA — AlterMedia, the developer of Studio Suite (studiosuite.com) studio management software, is showing Studio Suite 12 at this year’s NAB show in Las Vegas. The version is a ground up rebuil ...

    April 21, 2017

  • Shotgun Software now leveraging Amazon Web Services
    Shotgun Software now leveraging Amazon Web Services

    LOS ANGELES — Shotgun Software (https://shotgunsoftware.com), developer of cloud-based review and production tracking software, is leveraging Amazon Web Services to bring an improved experience to cus ...

    April 20, 2017

  • Broadcast partners integrate Epic Games' Unreal Engine
    Broadcast partners integrate Epic Games' Unreal Engine

    LAS VEGAS, NV – At NAB 2017, Epic Games has revealed applications of Unreal Engine that deliver unprecedented speed, fidelity and flexibility in broadcast production workflows. Ross Video, Vizrt and Z ...

    April 25, 2017

  • Autodesk showcases Flame and 3D animation software
    Autodesk showcases Flame and 3D animation software

    LAS VEGAS, NV – At NAB 2017, Autodesk is showcasing the newest versions of its solutions for media and entertainment. Each update contains enhancements that simplify the creative process, streamline a ...

    April 24, 2017

  • ALT Systems showing M&E workflow solutions at Renaissance Hotel
    ALT Systems showing M&E workflow solutions at Renaissance Hotel

    SUN VALLEY, CA — At NAB 2017, ALT Systems (altsystems.com), the provider of integrating systems for the media and entertainment industry, has a demo suite set up at the Renaissance Hotel, just outside ...

    April 21, 2017