• Framestore & Magic Leap partner to create Mixed Reality experiences
    Framestore & Magic Leap partner to create Mixed Reality experiences

    LONDON — VFX studio Framestore (www.framestore.com) has entered into a strategic partnership with Magic Leap, a company that is building a next generation spatial computing platform that will power mi ...

    June 7, 2018

  • VRLA tickets now on sale
    VRLA tickets now on sale

    LOS ANGELES — Passes are now avaiable to VRLA 2018 (http://virtualrealityla.com), the upcoming tech expo that focuses on immersive and transformative technology. Set to take place May 4th and 5th, the ...

    January 31, 2018

  • IBC accepting Technical Papers submissions
    IBC accepting Technical Papers submissions

    LONDON — IBC is now accepting synopsis submissions for its Technical Papers for the IBC2018 Conference, set to take place in September. For over 50 years, IBC has served as a forum for the unveiling, ...

    January 9, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio
    Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Mr. Wolf (www.mrwolf.com) has opened a new studio in Vancouver. The company, which also has operations in Los Angeles and New York, has hired veteran VFX producer C ...

    June 19, 2018

  • @Xi Workstations available with Intel Core i7-8086K
    @Xi Workstations available with Intel Core i7-8086K

    SAN CLEMENTE, CA — @Xi Computer has been selected by Intel to offer the exclusive 40th anniversary, limited edition Core i7-8086K, named in honor of the first 16-bit X86 CPU introduced in 1978. Both d ...

    June 15, 2018

  • Carol Dunn joins music house Human Worldwide as EP
    Carol Dunn joins music house Human Worldwide as EP

    LOS ANGELES — Music house Human Worldwide (humanworldwide.com) has hired Carol Dunn as their newest executive producer. She joins Human from post house PS260, where she served as executive producer in ...

    June 18, 2018

  • Sound Lounge extends 'Everywhere' business to Colorado
    Sound Lounge extends 'Everywhere' business to Colorado

    NEW YORK CITY — Indepently-owned sound studio Sound Lounge (www.soundlounge.com) is bringing its ‘Sound Lounge Everywhere’ concept to Colorado, thanks to a new partnership with Boulder-based post prod ...

    June 7, 2018

  • Killer Tracks releases music from Love Hope Strength Band
    Killer Tracks releases music from Love Hope Strength Band

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Killer Tracks (www.killertracks.com) has announced the exclusive release of four tracks from the Love Hope Strength Band featuring Mike Peters of The Alarm, an act that produced mor ...

    June 6, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio
    Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Mr. Wolf (www.mrwolf.com) has opened a new studio in Vancouver. The company, which also has operations in Los Angeles and New York, has hired veteran VFX producer C ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Academy elects 2018-19 Board of Governors
    Academy elects 2018-19 Board of Governors

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) has announced its newly elected 2018–2019 Board of Governors, who assume their posts on July 1st.

    June 15, 2018

  • Carbon appoints Julien Biard as senior colorist
    Carbon appoints Julien Biard as senior colorist

    CHICAGO — Full-service creative studio Carbon has bolstered its Chicago roster by adding Julien Biard as senior colorist. With over a decade of experience in London, Biard joins Carbon after honing hi ...

    June 14, 2018

  • Chimney opens NYC facility, brings in veteran leadership
    Chimney opens NYC facility, brings in veteran leadership

    NEW YORK CITY – Chimney (www.chimneygroup.com), an independent content company specializing in film, television, commercials and digital media, has opened a new facility in New York City. The company ...

    May 30, 2018

  • Colorist Sam Daley joins Deluxe in NYC
    Colorist Sam Daley joins Deluxe in NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Senior colorist Sam Daley has joined Deluxe’s post operations in New York, where he will lead final color finishing for feature films and television. He has been a fixture of the local ...

    May 23, 2018

  • Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos
    Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos

    SAN JOSE, CA — At the VidCon 2018 convention in Anaheim, CA, Adobe is previewing Project Rush, a new product in its video family of tools. Project Rush is an all-in-one, cross-device video editing app ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Nomad adds to NYC editorial team
    Nomad adds to NYC editorial team

    NEW YORK CITY — Creative editorial company, Nomad (www.nomadedit.com), which has offices in Manhattan, Los Angeles and London, has added editor Jojo King to its New York team. With an eye and ear for ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team
    Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team

    NEW YORK CITY — Editor Rami D’Aguiar has signed on with Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com), bringing with him credits that include work for brands such as Mitsubishi, Pepsi, Fiat and Heineken, amongst man ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras
    Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Santa Monica College has added JVC GY-HM890 ProHD cameras to the production studio in its new Center for Media and Design. The studio features three GY-HM890s, paired with JVC FS-79 ...

    June 20, 2018

  • Advance registration open for October's AES show in NYC
    Advance registration open for October's AES show in NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Advance registration is now open for this fall’s AES Convention in New York City. The 145th International AES Convention will take place from October 17th through 20th at the Jacob Jav ...

    May 21, 2018

  • Technicolor Academy to train next generation CG talent
    Technicolor Academy to train next generation CG talent

    LOS ANGELES — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has announced the launch of the Technicolor Academy, a talent training and development program based on the methodology and success of MPC Film’s four-y ...

    May 21, 2018

HD

  • Grass Valley updates Edius NLE software to V.9.2
    Grass Valley updates Edius NLE software to V.9.2

    MONTREAL — Grass Valley (grassvalley.com), a Belden Brand, recently introduced a new version of its Edius nonlinear editing software. Edius 9.2 incorporates new features for increased speed, creativit ...

    May 16, 2018

  • Samsung's Chris Buchanan to keynote Future of Cinema Conference
    Samsung's Chris Buchanan to keynote Future of Cinema Conference

    LAS VEGAS — The Future of Cinema Conference will take place on Saturday and Sunday, just prior to the NAB show in Las Vegas. Produced in partnership with SMPTE, the event will be help in meeting rooms ...

    March 29, 2018

  • Colorist Bob Festa returns to Encore Hollywood
    Colorist Bob Festa returns to Encore Hollywood

    HOLLYWOOD — Bob Festa has re-joined the Encore Hollywood team as senior colorist. His career credits span commercials, features and music videos, and he will now focus full time on episodic TV content ...

    February 22, 2018

IBC

  • IBC accepting Technical Papers submissions
    IBC accepting Technical Papers submissions

    LONDON — IBC is now accepting synopsis submissions for its Technical Papers for the IBC2018 Conference, set to take place in September. For over 50 years, IBC has served as a forum for the unveiling, ...

    January 9, 2018

  • Telestream & IBM Aspera partner on remote live production solution
    Telestream & IBM Aspera partner on remote live production solution

    AMSTERDAM — At the recent IBC2017, IBM and Telestream (www.telestream.net) introduced a solution for high-speed capture and production of live, broadcast-quality video from remote locations. Telestrea ...

    September 20, 2017

  • Colorfront shows affordable UHD HDR products
    Colorfront shows affordable UHD HDR products

    AMSTERDAM — Colorfront (www.colorfront.com), the developer of high-performance, on-set dailies and transcoding systems, showcased an expanded portfolio of affordable UHD HDR products at IBC2017. The b ...

    September 20, 2017

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio
    Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Mr. Wolf (www.mrwolf.com) has opened a new studio in Vancouver. The company, which also has operations in Los Angeles and New York, has hired veteran VFX producer C ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Stitch adds fashion editor Adriana Legay
    Stitch adds fashion editor Adriana Legay

    LONDON — Stitch London (http://stitchediting.tv) welcomes Adriana Legay to their family of editors. She is known in the beauty world, having regularly worked with major brands that including Dior, YSL ...

    June 15, 2018

  • Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos
    Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos

    SAN JOSE, CA — At the VidCon 2018 convention in Anaheim, CA, Adobe is previewing Project Rush, a new product in its video family of tools. Project Rush is an all-in-one, cross-device video editing app ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Female crew powers Ford spot targeting women
    Female crew powers Ford spot targeting women

    LOS ANGELES — Work Editorial's Trish Fuller teamed up with director Peyton Wilson and Global Team Blue to create a new, heartwarming spot that promotes Ford’s latest EcoSport vehicle. Vicky's Hot Air ...

    June 13, 2018

  • <I>Speak</I> brings studios together to highlight social injustice
    Speak brings studios together to highlight social injustice

    LOS ANGELES — Creative agency Fast Machine partnered with the nonprofits GetLit.org and Into-Action.us on a campaign that highlights social injustice through the power of the spoken word. Fast Machine ...

    April 20, 2018

  • Music Video: Die Antwoord — <i>Alien</i>
    Music Video: Die Antwoord — Alien

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Jamm helped bring a freaky, fantastical and grotesquely beautiful vision to life for Die Antwoord’s Alien music video. Directed by Die Antwoord’s Ninja, the story w ...

    June 7, 2018

  • Caterpillar" class="title">Music Video: Royce da 5’9" - Caterpillar

    SANTA MONICA, CA — The VFX team at Timber (http://timber.net) helped create a vintage, grungy aesthetic for Royce da 5’9”’s new music video Caterpillar, which features both Eminem and King Green. The ...

    May 21, 2018

  • Music Video: Towkio — <I>Symphony</I>
    Music Video: Towkio — Symphony

    CHICAGO — The Colonie (www.TheColonie.com) editor Nathan Rodgers recently helped set the pace for Chicago rapper Towkio's new music video, Symphony. The video takes place in a stylish hotel, where the ...

    May 1, 2018

NAB

  • Post Picks: NAB 2018
    Post Picks: NAB 2018

    LAS VEGAS — Post ’s team of writers, contributors and industry pros recently walked the show floor of the 2018 NAB Show in Las Vegas, searching for the most innovative and coolest new products, soluti ...

    April 17, 2018

  • Sonnet delivers 1TB Thunderbolt 3 Flash drive
    Sonnet delivers 1TB Thunderbolt 3 Flash drive

    IRVINE, CA — At NAB in Las Vegas, Sonnet Technologies (www.sonnettech.com) announced that it is now shipping a 1TB version of its popular Fusion Thunderbolt 3 PCIe Flash Drive. The rugged, pocket-size ...

    April 16, 2018

  • Deluxe launches Deluxe One cloud-based platform
    Deluxe launches Deluxe One cloud-based platform

    LOS ANGELES — Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. has announced the launch of Deluxe One  (one.bydeluxe.com), a new platform that unifies all stages of the content ecosystem — from creation ...

    April 10, 2018

  • Nomad adds to NYC editorial team
    Nomad adds to NYC editorial team

    NEW YORK CITY — Creative editorial company, Nomad (www.nomadedit.com), which has offices in Manhattan, Los Angeles and London, has added editor Jojo King to its New York team. With an eye and ear for ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team
    Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team

    NEW YORK CITY — Editor Rami D’Aguiar has signed on with Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com), bringing with him credits that include work for brands such as Mitsubishi, Pepsi, Fiat and Heineken, amongst man ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio
    Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Mr. Wolf (www.mrwolf.com) has opened a new studio in Vancouver. The company, which also has operations in Los Angeles and New York, has hired veteran VFX producer C ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Academy elects 2018-19 Board of Governors
    Academy elects 2018-19 Board of Governors

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) has announced its newly elected 2018–2019 Board of Governors, who assume their posts on July 1st.

    June 15, 2018

  • Mill Film expands to Montreal, names McCallum global head
    Mill Film expands to Montreal, names McCallum global head

    LONDON — Technicolor's Academy Award-winning VFX studio, Mill Film (www.themill.com), will open a new facility in Montréal, Québec, this summer. The announcement follows the February launch of Mill Fi ...

    May 10, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Nomad adds to NYC editorial team
    Nomad adds to NYC editorial team

    NEW YORK CITY — Creative editorial company, Nomad (www.nomadedit.com), which has offices in Manhattan, Los Angeles and London, has added editor Jojo King to its New York team. With an eye and ear for ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team
    Editor Rami D’Aguiar joins the Nice Shoes team

    NEW YORK CITY — Editor Rami D’Aguiar has signed on with Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com), bringing with him credits that include work for brands such as Mitsubishi, Pepsi, Fiat and Heineken, amongst man ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Friends of Mine creates graphics package for PromaxBDA Awards
    Friends of Mine creates graphics package for PromaxBDA Awards

    DENVER/NEW YORK CITY — Emmy Award-winning design and branding studio Friends of Mine (FOM) (http://friendsofmine.tv) created and produced an inspired graphics show package for the 2018 PromaxBDA Award ...

    June 18, 2018

  • AICP Awards honor top ad work
    AICP Awards honor top ad work

    NEW YORK CITY — The winners of the AICP Awards were announced this week. The Awards comprise the AICP Show: The Art & Technique of the American Commercial and the AICP Next Awards. The AICP Show p ...

    June 15, 2018

  • Female crew powers Ford spot targeting women
    Female crew powers Ford spot targeting women

    LOS ANGELES — Work Editorial's Trish Fuller teamed up with director Peyton Wilson and Global Team Blue to create a new, heartwarming spot that promotes Ford’s latest EcoSport vehicle. Vicky's Hot Air ...

    June 13, 2018

  • Killer Tracks releases music from Love Hope Strength Band
    Killer Tracks releases music from Love Hope Strength Band

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Killer Tracks (www.killertracks.com) has announced the exclusive release of four tracks from the Love Hope Strength Band featuring Mike Peters of The Alarm, an act that produced mor ...

    June 6, 2018

  • Pro Sound Effects expands Odyssey Collection
    Pro Sound Effects expands Odyssey Collection

    BROOKLYN, NY — Pro Sound Effects has released The Odyssey Collection: Expanded, the newest library from their partnership with Academy Award-winning sound editors Mark Mangini and Richard L. Anderson. ...

    May 8, 2018

  • Boston's Gratitude Sound expands to LA
    Boston's Gratitude Sound expands to LA

    LOS ANGELES — Boston-based music company, Gratitude Sound (www.gratitudesound.com), is expanding its national footprint by opening a West Coast office in Los Angeles. Scott Feldman, based in LA, will ...

    April 18, 2018

  • Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras
    Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Santa Monica College has added JVC GY-HM890 ProHD cameras to the production studio in its new Center for Media and Design. The studio features three GY-HM890s, paired with JVC FS-79 ...

    June 20, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Nomad adds to NYC editorial team
    Nomad adds to NYC editorial team

    NEW YORK CITY — Creative editorial company, Nomad (www.nomadedit.com), which has offices in Manhattan, Los Angeles and London, has added editor Jojo King to its New York team. With an eye and ear for ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras
    Santa Monica College adds JVC ProHD cameras

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Santa Monica College has added JVC GY-HM890 ProHD cameras to the production studio in its new Center for Media and Design. The studio features three GY-HM890s, paired with JVC FS-79 ...

    June 20, 2018

  • Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos
    Adobe previews Project Rush app for creating online videos

    SAN JOSE, CA — At the VidCon 2018 convention in Anaheim, CA, Adobe is previewing Project Rush, a new product in its video family of tools. Project Rush is an all-in-one, cross-device video editing app ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects
    Rachel Matchett to head Technicolor Visual Effects

    LONDON — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has hired Rachel Matchett, who will head the post production group’s newly formalized VFX brand, Technicolor Visual Effects. Working side-by-side within the ...

    June 19, 2018

  • Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio
    Chad Cortvriendt to lead Mr. Wolf's new Vancouver VFX studio

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects studio Mr. Wolf (www.mrwolf.com) has opened a new studio in Vancouver. The company, which also has operations in Los Angeles and New York, has hired veteran VFX producer C ...

    June 19, 2018

  • @Xi Workstations available with Intel Core i7-8086K
    @Xi Workstations available with Intel Core i7-8086K

    SAN CLEMENTE, CA — @Xi Computer has been selected by Intel to offer the exclusive 40th anniversary, limited edition Core i7-8086K, named in honor of the first 16-bit X86 CPU introduced in 1978. Both d ...

    June 15, 2018