• Assimilate introduces universal format player, Scratch Play Pro
    Assimilate introduces universal format player, Scratch Play Pro

    SANTA CLARA, CA — Assimilate (www.assimilateinc.com) has introduced Scratch Play Pro, a universal format player, immersive media player, look creator with version management, transcoder, and QC tool — ...

    July 25, 2018

  • 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

  • Nine Scientific and Technical Achievements to be honored with Academy Awards
    Nine Scientific and Technical Achievements to be honored with Academy Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) announced that nine scientific and technical achievements, represented by 27 individual award recipients, will be honored at ...

    December 13, 2018

  • Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood
    Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood

    CALDWELL COUNTY, TX — Acoustician/studio designer Mark Genfan and his wife Alisin were found dead last Saturday after their pickup truck was swept off Southeast River Road during heavy rain in Caldwel ...

    December 12, 2018

  • Jar opens new studio in North of England
    Jar opens new studio in North of England

    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND — Jar (www.jarpost.com) is a new video post facility that just opened its doors on Friday, December 7th. Located alongside Media City and the relocated Channel 4 in the North of En ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto joins Efilm
    Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto joins Efilm

    LOS ANGELES — Senior colorist Walter Volpatto has joined Efilm (www.efilm.com), bringing with him 15 years of experience and credits that include work on Dunkirk, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, most recent ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Filmcolorist.com launches, offering remote grading services
    Filmcolorist.com launches, offering remote grading services

    EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND — Film Cut Post Production has launched a new coloring arm of the company — filmcolorist.com — to handle color work on both film and television projects. Filmcolorist.com is a high ...

    December 6, 2018

  • Efilm handles color finishing on <I>Creed II</I>
    Efilm handles color finishing on Creed II

    HOLLYWOOD — Director Steven Caple Jr’s sophomore feature Creed II (www.creedthemovie.com), from Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures, chronicles the next chapter of the Adonis Creed ...

    November 28, 2018

  • Studio Enterprise & Lightcraft form educational partnership
    Studio Enterprise & Lightcraft form educational partnership

    LOS ANGELES — Studio Enterprise has formed a partnership with Lightcraft Technology (www.lightcrafttech.com) to provide students with access to industry leading virtual production equipment. Studio En ...

    November 30, 2018

  • Freefolk & FilmLight to host color pipeline event in NYC
    Freefolk & FilmLight to host color pipeline event in NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — FilmLight is teaming up with Freefolk to host a ‘Meet the Colorist’ event in New York City on Thursday, October 18th at 1pm. The event will offer live presentations and practical discu ...

    October 5, 2018

  • Academy to host 'Careers In Film' summits
    Academy to host 'Careers In Film' summits

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy will present its 4th annual Careers in Film Summit this Saturday, October 6th, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The day-long event will provide high school and ...

    October 4, 2018

HD

IBC

  • AJA unveils new 12G-SDI, IP & HDR solutions at IBC
    AJA unveils new 12G-SDI, IP & HDR solutions at IBC

    AMSTERDAM — At IBC 2018, AJA (www.aja.com) announced new tools and updates that optimize the creation and delivery of multi-format content. The new tools allow professionals to embrace the latest 12G- ...

    September 17, 2018

  • Avid shows product range & IP workflow advancements
    Avid shows product range & IP workflow advancements

    AMSTERDAM — Avid (avid.com) brought its range of new technology to this year’s IBC Show, where they were presented to the European audience for the first time. The company also presented the work of t ...

    September 17, 2018

  • MTI Film shows improvements to Cortex and DRS Nova
    MTI Film shows improvements to Cortex and DRS Nova

    AMSTERDAM — At IBC 2018, MTI Film (www.mtifilm.com) demonstrated the latest versions of Cortex Enterprise, its multifaceted toolset for post production, as well as DRS Nova, the company’s digital film ...

    September 17, 2018

  • Foundry ships V.11.3 of Nuke compositing & review tool
    Foundry ships V.11.3 of Nuke compositing & review tool

    LONDON — Creative software developer Foundry (www.foundry.com) is now shipping Nuke 11.3, an improved version of its compositing and review tool. Nuke 11.3 is the fourth update to the Nuke 11 Series a ...

    December 13, 2018

  • Jar opens new studio in North of England
    Jar opens new studio in North of England

    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND — Jar (www.jarpost.com) is a new video post facility that just opened its doors on Friday, December 7th. Located alongside Media City and the relocated Channel 4 in the North of En ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Golden Globe nominations announced; <I>Vice</I> leads with 6
    Golden Globe nominations announced; Vice leads with 6

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Nominations were announced today for the 76th Golden Globe Awards. HFPA president Meher Tatna also announced a new award to be given for the first time at the 76th Golden Globes pr ...

    December 6, 2018

  • League of Legends Finals offers AR experience
    League of Legends Finals offers AR experience

    OSLO, NORWAY & ROCKY HILL, CT — The League of Legends World Championship Finals Opening Ceremony presented by Mastercard included a special performance this year. The Future Group (TFG), which spe ...

    November 16, 2018

  • Tactic sees growing AR business in wine labels
    Tactic sees growing AR business in wine labels

    SAN FRANCISCO — The AR developers at Tactic (https://tactic.studio) have been creating a series of wine labels that allow customers to extend their experience with the product beyond the purchase. The ...

    November 12, 2018

  • New spot promotes 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse watch
    New spot promotes 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse watch

    DALLAS — Design and motion graphics studio Already Been Chewed (www.alreadybeenchewed.tv) recently completed a :20 CG spot that celebrates the 90th anniversary of the famous Mickey Mouse watch - all w ...

    November 6, 2018

  • Music Video: Isabella — <I>More Than Words</I>
    Music Video: Isabella — More Than Words

    LOS ANGELES — LA-based recording artist Isabella once again partnered with director/producer Marcella Cytrynowicz to create a new music video, this one for her latest track More Than Words, which was ...

    December 14, 2018

  • Music Video: Jihae — <I>Life On Mars</I>
    Music Video: Jihae — Life On Mars

    NEW YORK CITY — Post boutique The Underground (www.theundergroundny.com) recently provided visual effect, as well as extensive beauty cleanup, for actress/singer/songwriter Jihae’s new music video, Li ...

    November 29, 2018

  • Music Video: Madison Beer — <I>Hurts Like Hell (featuring Offset)</I>
    Music Video: Madison Beer — Hurts Like Hell (featuring Offset)

    LOS ANGELES — Lord Danger (www.lorddanger.com) director Mike Harris recently worked with artist Madison Beer to concept and shoot her new video for Hurts Like Hell (featuring Offset) . The piece harne ...

    November 19, 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

  • Studio Enterprise & Lightcraft form educational partnership
    Studio Enterprise & Lightcraft form educational partnership

    LOS ANGELES — Studio Enterprise has formed a partnership with Lightcraft Technology (www.lightcrafttech.com) to provide students with access to industry leading virtual production equipment. Studio En ...

    November 30, 2018

  • League of Legends Finals offers AR experience
    League of Legends Finals offers AR experience

    OSLO, NORWAY & ROCKY HILL, CT — The League of Legends World Championship Finals Opening Ceremony presented by Mastercard included a special performance this year. The Future Group (TFG), which spe ...

    November 16, 2018

  • Koncept VR & Chapter Four partner on 'Aladdin' VR experience
    Koncept VR & Chapter Four partner on 'Aladdin' VR experience

    NEW YORK CITY — Creative boutique Chapter Four (chapterfour.com) recently applied its expertise in spatial sound to place consumers in the middle of the Disney’s Broadway show, "Aladdin." Working unde ...

    November 14, 2018

  • Bicoastal New Math adds final mixing services
    Bicoastal New Math adds final mixing services

    NEW YORK CITY — The bicoastal music and sound company New Math (www.newmathmusic.com) has extended its list of services by adding final mix capabilities at both its New York and Los Angeles locations. ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Bindery to represent filmmaker Selina Miles
    Bindery to represent filmmaker Selina Miles

    NEW YORK CITY — Independent production studio Bindery (http://binderynyc.com) has signed Australian director Selina Miles for US representation. She has experience working in over 20 countries and is ...

    November 29, 2018

  • Music Video: Jihae — <I>Life On Mars</I>
    Music Video: Jihae — Life On Mars

    NEW YORK CITY — Post boutique The Underground (www.theundergroundny.com) recently provided visual effect, as well as extensive beauty cleanup, for actress/singer/songwriter Jihae’s new music video, Li ...

    November 29, 2018

  • Nine Scientific and Technical Achievements to be honored with Academy Awards
    Nine Scientific and Technical Achievements to be honored with Academy Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (oscars.org) announced that nine scientific and technical achievements, represented by 27 individual award recipients, will be honored at ...

    December 13, 2018

  • Golden Globe nominations announced; <I>Vice</I> leads with 6
    Golden Globe nominations announced; Vice leads with 6

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Nominations were announced today for the 76th Golden Globe Awards. HFPA president Meher Tatna also announced a new award to be given for the first time at the 76th Golden Globes pr ...

    December 6, 2018

  • Oscars: 20 films advance in VFX race
    Oscars: 20 films advance in VFX race

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced that 20 films are now in the running in the “Visual Effects” category for the 91st Academy Awards (oscars.org). Nominations ...

    December 4, 2018

  • Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood
    Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood

    CALDWELL COUNTY, TX — Acoustician/studio designer Mark Genfan and his wife Alisin were found dead last Saturday after their pickup truck was swept off Southeast River Road during heavy rain in Caldwel ...

    December 12, 2018

  • Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto joins Efilm
    Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto joins Efilm

    LOS ANGELES — Senior colorist Walter Volpatto has joined Efilm (www.efilm.com), bringing with him 15 years of experience and credits that include work on Dunkirk, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, most recent ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Cut+Run adds editor Aika Miyake
    Cut+Run adds editor Aika Miyake

    LOS ANGELES — Editor Aika Miyake has joined Cut+Run (www.cutandrun.com), which has locations in London, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Austin. Miyake, who was raised in Tokyo and educated in ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Music Video: Isabella — <I>More Than Words</I>
    Music Video: Isabella — More Than Words

    LOS ANGELES — LA-based recording artist Isabella once again partnered with director/producer Marcella Cytrynowicz to create a new music video, this one for her latest track More Than Words, which was ...

    December 14, 2018

  • Golden Globe nominations announced; <I>Vice</I> leads with 6
    Golden Globe nominations announced; Vice leads with 6

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Nominations were announced today for the 76th Golden Globe Awards. HFPA president Meher Tatna also announced a new award to be given for the first time at the 76th Golden Globes pr ...

    December 6, 2018

  • Oscars: 20 films advance in VFX race
    Oscars: 20 films advance in VFX race

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced that 20 films are now in the running in the “Visual Effects” category for the 91st Academy Awards (oscars.org). Nominations ...

    December 4, 2018

  • 'Submersion' is new underwater sound library
    'Submersion' is new underwater sound library

    MONTREAL – Spectravelers (www.facebook.com/Spectravelers), a game sound design team made up of Arnaud Noble and Benoît Marsalone, has released its first sound library - an underwater collection called ...

    October 24, 2018

  • SourceAudio announces new DIY YouTube whitelisting capability
    SourceAudio announces new DIY YouTube whitelisting capability

    LOS ANGELES — Timed to coincide with the Production Music Conference taking place in Hollywood last month, SourceAudio (www.sourceaudio.com) announced the launch of a new DIY YouTube Whitelisting Capa ...

    September 27, 2018

  • Megatrax taps composer Chris Hajian for 'Documentary' album
    Megatrax taps composer Chris Hajian for 'Documentary' album

    NORTH HOLLYWOOD — Composer Chris Hajian lent his talent for documentary scoring to Megatrax’s The Scene catalog for its latest album, “Documentary 2.” Hajian has written several hundred tracks for Meg ...

    September 10, 2018

  • FilmSupply hosting 'Not-So-Secret Santa' giveaway
    FilmSupply hosting 'Not-So-Secret Santa' giveaway

    FORT WORTH, TX — Through the 19th of December, FilmSupply (www.filmsupply.com) is hosting the “Not-So-Secret Santa $50K Giveaway,” a holiday promotion that will award 50 winners over three weeks. Film ...

    December 7, 2018

  • Pond5 releases first wave of DJI drone aerials
    Pond5 releases first wave of DJI drone aerials

    NEW YORK CITY — Content marketplace Pond5, in conjunction with DJI, the manufacturer of civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, has unveiled the first wave of content in its premium collection ...

    July 10, 2018

  • Reenactment Stock Footage contributes to <I>Legends & Lies</I>; <I>Frontiersmen</I>
    Reenactment Stock Footage contributes to Legends & Lies; Frontiersmen

    RICHMOND, VA — Reenactment Stock Footage (www.reenactmentstockfootage.com), which provides historical recreation footage, has collaborated on two high-profile historical series that are currently airi ...

    May 2, 2018

  • Blackmagic to deliver eGPU Pro this month
    Blackmagic to deliver eGPU Pro this month

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design (www.blackmagicdesign.com) recently introduced the eGPU Pro, an external graphics processor featuring the fast AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 graphics processor. Designed to acc ...

    November 1, 2018

  • Cage collaboration software adds Dropbox integration
    Cage collaboration software adds Dropbox integration

    OKLAHOMA CITY, OK — Cage (https://cageapp.com), a developer of media collaboration software, has launched new pricing plans aimed at making its tools more accessible to small teams. The company’s new ...

    October 30, 2018

  • MLogic offering four new storage solutions
    MLogic offering four new storage solutions

    CULVER CITY, CA — MLogic (www.mlogic.com) recently introduced four new storage solutions: mSpeed Pro, mRack Pro, mShare MDC and mTape SAS. The company, founded in 2011 by Roger Mabon, is known for cre ...

    October 16, 2018

  • Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood
    Acoustic Spaces' Mark Genfan & wife die in TX flood

    CALDWELL COUNTY, TX — Acoustician/studio designer Mark Genfan and his wife Alisin were found dead last Saturday after their pickup truck was swept off Southeast River Road during heavy rain in Caldwel ...

    December 12, 2018

  • Jar opens new studio in North of England
    Jar opens new studio in North of England

    MANCHESTER, ENGLAND — Jar (www.jarpost.com) is a new video post facility that just opened its doors on Friday, December 7th. Located alongside Media City and the relocated Channel 4 in the North of En ...

    December 11, 2018

  • Bicoastal New Math adds final mixing services
    Bicoastal New Math adds final mixing services

    NEW YORK CITY — The bicoastal music and sound company New Math (www.newmathmusic.com) has extended its list of services by adding final mix capabilities at both its New York and Los Angeles locations. ...

    December 11, 2018