• SGO shows Mistika's workflow flexibility & VR features
    SGO shows Mistika's workflow flexibility & VR features

    AMSTERDAM — Madrid, Spain’s SGO was at IBC2017 with the latest developments to Mistika Ultima, the company’s turnkey solution for finishing. SGO also showed Mistika VR with new Stereo 3D functionality ...

    September 18, 2017

  • SGO enhances Mistika with Atto HBA certification
    SGO enhances Mistika with Atto HBA certification

    MADRID, SPAIN — SGO (www.sgo.es), developer of the Mistika post production system, has announced its certification for Atto Technology 12Gb ExpressSAS host bus adapters (HBAs) with its high-end post p ...

    August 30, 2017

  • 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

  • IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance
    IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance

    FARNHAM, UK — IKinema (www.ikinema.com), a developer of realtime inverse kinematics tools, announce the latest release of its 3D animation software, Action 5.0 for Maya. The release sees advancements ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program
    Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program

    LOS ANGELES — Mitú has partnered with Sony Pictures Animation to launch the Mitú /Sony Pictures Animation Accelerator program, an ongoing mentorship and fellowship program for digital content creators ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Axis Studios opens London location
    Axis Studios opens London location

    LONDON — Axis Studios has opened a new location in Hoxton Square, which will house 10 to 15 percent of the company’s 200-plus workforce. The new location provides greater exposure for Axis Animation, ...

    October 12, 2017

  • Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School
    Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School

    DALLAS — New media creative studio Flight School has promoted Jen Cadic to head of production. She has a decade of experience in post production, having produced a wide range of commercial, Web, film, ...

    October 12, 2017

  • Deb Oh joins Nylon as senior producer
    Deb Oh joins Nylon as senior producer

    NEW YORK CITY — Music and sound boutique Nylon Studios, with offices in Manhattan and Sydney, Australia, has hired Deb Oh as senior producer. Oh is a classically-trained musician with nearly a decade ...

    October 11, 2017

  • Creative agency Ralph expands with new LA office
    Creative agency Ralph expands with new LA office

    LOS ANGELES — Creative agency Ralph has further expanded, with the opening of a Los Angeles office, joining its existing London and New York locations. Headed up by Ralph’s co-founder Iain Barrington- ...

    October 5, 2017

  • <I>The Pale Horseman</I> brings together fashion brands
    The Pale Horseman brings together fashion brands

    NEW YORK CITY — Grant Greenberg is the director behind The Pale Horseman, a western-themed fashion editorial film starring supermodel Joan Smalls and professional bull rider/real-life cowboy, Bonner B ...

    October 17, 2017

  • <I>Middle Man</I>: Agency creatives partner on indie film
    Middle Man: Agency creatives partner on indie film

    CHICAGO – On October 7th, Chicago-based writer/director Ned Crowley’s feature film Middle Man (www.middlemanmovie.com) debuts on Netflix. Four months ago, Crowley — who is the US chief creative office ...

    October 6, 2017

  • American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees
    American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees

    LOS ANGELES – In recognition of their special contributions to the art of cinematography, the American Society of Cinematographers (www.theasc.com) has named four honorees who will be feted at the 32n ...

    October 5, 2017

  • American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees
    American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees

    LOS ANGELES – In recognition of their special contributions to the art of cinematography, the American Society of Cinematographers (www.theasc.com) has named four honorees who will be feted at the 32n ...

    October 5, 2017

  • Pinewood Digital invests in Filmlight's Daylight dailies systems
    Pinewood Digital invests in Filmlight's Daylight dailies systems

    LONDON — Pinewood Digital, the front-end dailies division of Pinewood Studios Group, is a pioneering user of FilmLight’s Daylight system and recently extended its investment in the platform with new i ...

    October 4, 2017

  • Colorist Aubrey Woodiwiss joins Carbon
    Colorist Aubrey Woodiwiss joins Carbon

    LOS ANGELES — Full-service creative studio Carbon (www.carbonvfx.com) has added Aubrey Woodiwiss as lead colorist/director of color grading. His portfolio includes spots for Dulux, NBA 2K17, Coors, an ...

    October 3, 2017

  • <I>The Pale Horseman</I> brings together fashion brands
    The Pale Horseman brings together fashion brands

    NEW YORK CITY — Grant Greenberg is the director behind The Pale Horseman, a western-themed fashion editorial film starring supermodel Joan Smalls and professional bull rider/real-life cowboy, Bonner B ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Simian releases Infusion plug-in to streamline editorial review & approval
    Simian releases Infusion plug-in to streamline editorial review & approval

    LAGUNA NIGEL, CA — Simian (www.gosimian.com), the video sharing and collaboration platform, has introduced a new plug-in for Adobe Premiere Pro that aims at making editors’ jobs faster and easier. Inf ...

    October 16, 2017

  • Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School
    Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School

    DALLAS — New media creative studio Flight School has promoted Jen Cadic to head of production. She has a decade of experience in post production, having produced a wide range of commercial, Web, film, ...

    October 12, 2017

  • Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program
    Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program

    LOS ANGELES — Mitú has partnered with Sony Pictures Animation to launch the Mitú /Sony Pictures Animation Accelerator program, an ongoing mentorship and fellowship program for digital content creators ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Academy to present 10/14 'Careers in Film Summit'
    Academy to present 10/14 'Careers in Film Summit'

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy will present its 3rd annual Careers in Film Summit on Saturday, October 14th, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The day-long event will provide high school and ...

    October 9, 2017

  • 10/13 Editors' Lounge to look at 'disaster' scenarios
    10/13 Editors' Lounge to look at 'disaster' scenarios

    BURBANK, CA — On Friday the 13th, The Editors’ Lounge will host a panel discussion that looks at ‘what to do when disaster strikes the editing room?!’ “When Disaster Strikes! Stories and Strategies of ...

    October 3, 2017

HD

IBC

  • 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

  • AJA introduces Io 4K Plus with Thunderbolt 3 support
    AJA introduces Io 4K Plus with Thunderbolt 3 support

    AMSTERDAM — At IBC2017, AJA Video Systems (www.aja.com) introduced the Io 4K Plus capture and output device with support for Thunderbolt 3. Io 4K Plus offers the latest 12G-SDI and HDMI 2.0 I/O connec ...

    September 20, 2017

  • IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance
    IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance

    FARNHAM, UK — IKinema (www.ikinema.com), a developer of realtime inverse kinematics tools, announce the latest release of its 3D animation software, Action 5.0 for Maya. The release sees advancements ...

    October 17, 2017

  • VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film
    VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film

    LONDON — VFX supervisor Nick Davis has joined the team at MPC Film. He brings 27 years of experience working behind the camera on more than 20 major feature films, including The Fugitive, Batman Forev ...

    October 16, 2017

  • Axis Studios opens London location
    Axis Studios opens London location

    LONDON — Axis Studios has opened a new location in Hoxton Square, which will house 10 to 15 percent of the company’s 200-plus workforce. The new location provides greater exposure for Axis Animation, ...

    October 12, 2017

  • <I>The Pale Horseman</I> brings together fashion brands
    The Pale Horseman brings together fashion brands

    NEW YORK CITY — Grant Greenberg is the director behind The Pale Horseman, a western-themed fashion editorial film starring supermodel Joan Smalls and professional bull rider/real-life cowboy, Bonner B ...

    October 17, 2017

  • AlphaDogs completes <I>Star Wars</I>-themed fan movie
    AlphaDogs completes Star Wars-themed fan movie

    BURBANK, CA — AlphaDogs (www.alphadogs.tv) recently completed work on a new Star Wars fan movie, titled Hearts of Kyber. Directed by Chet Abbott, the story follows three young padawans who seek to fin ...

    September 28, 2017

  • Dave Grohl gets animated over new album
    Dave Grohl gets animated over new album

    WEST LOS ANGELES — Therapy Content (http://therapystudios.com) and Visual Creatures transformed musician Dave Grohl into a cartoon to tell the story of how the newest Foo Fighters album, “Concrete and ...

    September 27, 2017

  • Dave Grohl gets animated over new album
    Dave Grohl gets animated over new album

    WEST LOS ANGELES — Therapy Content (http://therapystudios.com) and Visual Creatures transformed musician Dave Grohl into a cartoon to tell the story of how the newest Foo Fighters album, “Concrete and ...

    September 27, 2017

  • Timber honored for Kendrick Lamar's <I>Humble</I> VFX
    Timber honored for Kendrick Lamar's Humble VFX

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Timber’s (www.timber.net) creative team is celebrating its first MTV Video Music Award with the recent win for its work on Kendrick Lamar’s Humble. The video took top honors for “Be ...

    August 28, 2017

  • Music Video: Raymond Castellon — <I>Negra</i>
    Music Video: Raymond Castellon — Negra

    MIAMI — Recording artist Raymond Castellon worked with Grammy-winner Yadam Gonzales to write and produced his song “Negra,” as well as to create its music video.

    August 18, 2017

NAB

  • Quantum
    Quantum

    Linda Romanello catches up with Dave Frederick, senior director of media & entertainment at Quantum.

    April 28, 2017

  • Pond5
    Pond5

    Post's Marc Loftus talks with Jason Teichman from Pond5's about the company's licensable media.

    April 28, 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

  • <I>The Pale Horseman</I> brings together fashion brands
    The Pale Horseman brings together fashion brands

    NEW YORK CITY — Grant Greenberg is the director behind The Pale Horseman, a western-themed fashion editorial film starring supermodel Joan Smalls and professional bull rider/real-life cowboy, Bonner B ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Deb Oh joins Nylon as senior producer
    Deb Oh joins Nylon as senior producer

    NEW YORK CITY — Music and sound boutique Nylon Studios, with offices in Manhattan and Sydney, Australia, has hired Deb Oh as senior producer. Oh is a classically-trained musician with nearly a decade ...

    October 11, 2017

  • Creative agency Ralph expands with new LA office
    Creative agency Ralph expands with new LA office

    LOS ANGELES — Creative agency Ralph has further expanded, with the opening of a Los Angeles office, joining its existing London and New York locations. Headed up by Ralph’s co-founder Iain Barrington- ...

    October 5, 2017

  • VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film
    VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film

    LONDON — VFX supervisor Nick Davis has joined the team at MPC Film. He brings 27 years of experience working behind the camera on more than 20 major feature films, including The Fugitive, Batman Forev ...

    October 16, 2017

  • Academy to present 10/14 'Careers in Film Summit'
    Academy to present 10/14 'Careers in Film Summit'

    LOS ANGELES – The Academy will present its 3rd annual Careers in Film Summit on Saturday, October 14th, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The day-long event will provide high school and ...

    October 9, 2017

  • American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees
    American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees

    LOS ANGELES – In recognition of their special contributions to the art of cinematography, the American Society of Cinematographers (www.theasc.com) has named four honorees who will be feted at the 32n ...

    October 5, 2017

  • VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film
    VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film

    LONDON — VFX supervisor Nick Davis has joined the team at MPC Film. He brings 27 years of experience working behind the camera on more than 20 major feature films, including The Fugitive, Batman Forev ...

    October 16, 2017

  • Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School
    Jen Cadic to head production at Flight School

    DALLAS — New media creative studio Flight School has promoted Jen Cadic to head of production. She has a decade of experience in post production, having produced a wide range of commercial, Web, film, ...

    October 12, 2017

  • American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees
    American Society of Cinematographers names 2018 honorees

    LOS ANGELES – In recognition of their special contributions to the art of cinematography, the American Society of Cinematographers (www.theasc.com) has named four honorees who will be feted at the 32n ...

    October 5, 2017

  • Pond5 launches archival footage collection
    Pond5 launches archival footage collection

    NEW YORK CITY — Pond5 (pond5.com), a marketplace for licensing royalty-free footage and other media, has launched its archival footage collection. Expertly curated by international historians, the new ...

    September 14, 2017

  • StormStock capturing Hurricane Irma footage
    StormStock capturing Hurricane Irma footage

    ARLINGTON, TX — StormStock, a stock footage collection specializing in severe weather since 1993, is covering the impact of major Category 5 Hurricane Irma as it approaches the US. It’s a quick turnar ...

    September 7, 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

  • Avere & HGST helping Illumination build next-gen infrastructure
    Avere & HGST helping Illumination build next-gen infrastructure

    PITTSBURGH, PA — Avere Systems, a provider of hybrid cloud enablement solutions, and HGST, a Western Digital brand, are helping animation house Illumination Mac Guff (www.illuminationmacguff.com) buil ...

    September 21, 2017

  • Facilis shows Version 7.0 Shared Storage
    Facilis shows Version 7.0 Shared Storage

    HUDSON, MA — At IBC 2017, shared storage solution provider Facilis (Booth 7.B40) is showcasing new Version 7.0 Shared Storage features for the first time in Europe. Included within Version 7.0 are the ...

    September 16, 2017

  • ATTO delivers quad-port, 32GB host bus adapters
    ATTO delivers quad-port, 32GB host bus adapters

    AMHERST, NY — ATTO Technology, Inc. (www.atto.com), a storage, network connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments company, announces the availability of its ne ...

    September 16, 2017

  • <I>The Pale Horseman</I> brings together fashion brands
    The Pale Horseman brings together fashion brands

    NEW YORK CITY — Grant Greenberg is the director behind The Pale Horseman, a western-themed fashion editorial film starring supermodel Joan Smalls and professional bull rider/real-life cowboy, Bonner B ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program
    Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program

    LOS ANGELES — Mitú has partnered with Sony Pictures Animation to launch the Mitú /Sony Pictures Animation Accelerator program, an ongoing mentorship and fellowship program for digital content creators ...

    October 17, 2017

  • VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film
    VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film

    LONDON — VFX supervisor Nick Davis has joined the team at MPC Film. He brings 27 years of experience working behind the camera on more than 20 major feature films, including The Fugitive, Batman Forev ...

    October 16, 2017

  • IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance
    IKinema Action 5.0 boosts Maya's mobcap performance

    FARNHAM, UK — IKinema (www.ikinema.com), a developer of realtime inverse kinematics tools, announce the latest release of its 3D animation software, Action 5.0 for Maya. The release sees advancements ...

    October 17, 2017

  • Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program
    Mitu & Sony Pictures Animation partner on Latino mentorship program

    LOS ANGELES — Mitú has partnered with Sony Pictures Animation to launch the Mitú /Sony Pictures Animation Accelerator program, an ongoing mentorship and fellowship program for digital content creators ...

    October 17, 2017

  • VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film
    VFX supervisor Nick Davis joins MPC Film

    LONDON — VFX supervisor Nick Davis has joined the team at MPC Film. He brings 27 years of experience working behind the camera on more than 20 major feature films, including The Fugitive, Batman Forev ...

    October 16, 2017