• VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X
    VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (www.alkemy-x.com) has added VFX supervisors Bilali Mack and Erin Nash to its New York City office. Mack comes to the studio from MPC, where he supervised and executed VFX on ...

    March 26, 2020

  • TurboSquid's Kraken Pro helps organize 3D models in the cloud
    TurboSquid's Kraken Pro helps organize 3D models in the cloud

    NEW ORLEANS — TurboSquid (turbosquid.com) has introduced Kraken Pro (kraken3d.com), a turnkey version of its 3D asset manager designed to help content teams organize models in the cloud. With quick se ...

    March 25, 2020

  • Autodesk launches 3ds Max 2021
    Autodesk launches 3ds Max 2021

    SAN RAFAEL, CA — Autodesk (autodesk.com) has unveiled 3ds Max 2021, a new version of its 3D modeling, animation and rendering software. The latest release brings 3D artists new tools to meet evolving ...

    March 25, 2020

  • Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK
    Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK

    BERKSHIRE, UK — Audio post production facility Pip Studios will open its doors in June. The studio will be providing audio localization services for feature films, television, gaming and streaming con ...

    March 16, 2020

  • Sound designer Matt Cimino now at Lucky Post
    Sound designer Matt Cimino now at Lucky Post

    DALLAS — Lucky Post (www.lucky-post.com) recently welcomed sound designer Matt Cimino to the company. Formerly a sound designer at 3008, Cimino is known for developing narrative depth and dimension th ...

    March 9, 2020

  • Universal Production Music's '100% Her' highlights women in music
    Universal Production Music's '100% Her' highlights women in music

    SANTA MONICA & LONDON — Universal Production Music (www.universalproductionmusic.com) has digitally released "100% Her", a new production music album featuring tracks that were all composed, mixed ...

    March 9, 2020

  • Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands
    Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands

    LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY — This year represents the 10th anniversary of Gentleman Scholar, the live-action and animation-based production company launched in Los Angeles by directors/partners W ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK
    Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK

    BERKSHIRE, UK — Audio post production facility Pip Studios will open its doors in June. The studio will be providing audio localization services for feature films, television, gaming and streaming con ...

    March 16, 2020

  • Benoit Leveau named CTO at London's One Of Us
    Benoit Leveau named CTO at London's One Of Us

    LONDON — One Of Us (www.weacceptyou.com) has appointed Benoit Leveau CTO. He comes to the production and VFX studio from Milk VFX, and has been in the industry for 18 years, originally starting out in ...

    March 12, 2020

  • Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators
    Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators

    PORTLAND, OR — Red Giant’s suite of tools - known as Red Giant Complete - is now available for free to students or faculty members of a university, college or high school. The full set of tools includ ...

    March 27, 2020

  • Codex supports <I>The Invisible Man</I>'s workflow
    Codex supports The Invisible Man's workflow

    LONDON — Originally published in 1897, H.G. Wells’ science fiction novel "The Invisible Man" has been adapted for film, television, comics, and even stage and radio productions. One of the first film ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Robin Sheffield named chairman of Ncam Technologies
    Robin Sheffield named chairman of Ncam Technologies

    LONDON — Ncam Technologies (www.ncam-tech.com), the developer of realtime augmented reality technology for the media and entertainment industries, has appointed Robin Shenfield chairman. In this strat ...

    March 3, 2020

  • Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators
    Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators

    PORTLAND, OR — Red Giant’s suite of tools - known as Red Giant Complete - is now available for free to students or faculty members of a university, college or high school. The full set of tools includ ...

    March 27, 2020

  • Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International
    Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International

    LONDON — Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto has been elevated to fellow at the Colorist Society International (coloristsociety.com). A senior colorist at Efilm in Hollywood, Volpatto was nominated for a ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Codex supports <I>The Invisible Man</I>'s workflow
    Codex supports The Invisible Man's workflow

    LONDON — Originally published in 1897, H.G. Wells’ science fiction novel "The Invisible Man" has been adapted for film, television, comics, and even stage and radio productions. One of the first film ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators
    Red Giant tools available for free to students & educators

    PORTLAND, OR — Red Giant’s suite of tools - known as Red Giant Complete - is now available for free to students or faculty members of a university, college or high school. The full set of tools includ ...

    March 27, 2020

  • Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International
    Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International

    LONDON — Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto has been elevated to fellow at the Colorist Society International (coloristsociety.com). A senior colorist at Efilm in Hollywood, Volpatto was nominated for a ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Codex supports <I>The Invisible Man</I>'s workflow
    Codex supports The Invisible Man's workflow

    LONDON — Originally published in 1897, H.G. Wells’ science fiction novel "The Invisible Man" has been adapted for film, television, comics, and even stage and radio productions. One of the first film ...

    March 17, 2020

HD

  • Advanced Imaging Society presents Lumiere Awards
    Advanced Imaging Society presents Lumiere Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Advanced Imaging Society’s Lumiere Awards, presented by Dell and Cisco, awarded 23 statuettes for distinguished creative and technical achievement during its 11th annual awards cerem ...

    January 23, 2020

  • Sony previews portable 24-inch 4K LCD
    Sony previews portable 24-inch 4K LCD

    PARAMUS, NJ — Sony Electronics (http://pro.sony) recently unveiled a prototype of its new 24-inch 4K LCD professional picture monitor at the International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition 2019 (Inter BE ...

    November 14, 2019

  • FilmLight & Light Iron partner on free color grading course
    FilmLight & Light Iron partner on free color grading course

    NEW YORK CITY — FilmLight and Light Iron are teaming up to present a free, one-day course that looks at the fundamentals of color grading, color spaces and media management — all in Baselight v5. The ...

    October 15, 2019

IBC

  • Avid Media Composer to support ProRes RAW
    Avid Media Composer to support ProRes RAW

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid (www.avid.com) has announced that Media Composer will deliver native support for Apple’s ProRes RAW camera codec and support for ProRes playback and encoding on Windows. In addit ...

    September 13, 2019

  • Blackmagic Design announces Blackmagic RAW 1.5
    Blackmagic Design announces Blackmagic RAW 1.5

    AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS — Blackmagic Design (www.blackmagicdesign.com) has announced Blackmagic RAW 1.5, a new software update with support for Adobe Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer, plus Blackmag ...

    September 13, 2019

  • EditShare at IBC with solutions for Premiere Pro workflows
    EditShare at IBC with solutions for Premiere Pro workflows

    BOSTON — EditShare (www.editshare.com), a technology provider that specializes in collaboration, security and intelligent storage solutions, will showcase Helmut FX, IO, CO (Cosmo), and HK (Housekeepe ...

    September 9, 2019

  • Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International
    Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International

    LONDON — Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto has been elevated to fellow at the Colorist Society International (coloristsociety.com). A senior colorist at Efilm in Hollywood, Volpatto was nominated for a ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Codex supports <I>The Invisible Man</I>'s workflow
    Codex supports The Invisible Man's workflow

    LONDON — Originally published in 1897, H.G. Wells’ science fiction novel "The Invisible Man" has been adapted for film, television, comics, and even stage and radio productions. One of the first film ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK
    Audio post house Pip Studios to open in UK

    BERKSHIRE, UK — Audio post production facility Pip Studios will open its doors in June. The studio will be providing audio localization services for feature films, television, gaming and streaming con ...

    March 16, 2020

  • T2 Computing responds to Coronavirus concerns with remote editing solution
    T2 Computing responds to Coronavirus concerns with remote editing solution

    NEW YORK CITY — T2 Computing (www.t2computing.com) is responding to the COVID-19/Coronavirus outbreak with a solution that allows editors to work remotely. Since the announcement from the CDC last wee ...

    March 6, 2020

  • FXhome targets gaming community with HitFilm Express 13
    FXhome targets gaming community with HitFilm Express 13

    NORWICH, UK — FXhome (www.fxhome.com) has completed a significant update to HitFilm Express, the free version of the company’s advanced editing, VFX and compositing tool. HitFilm Express 13 adds a num ...

    September 26, 2019

  • '4K' charity run to take place at IBC
    '4K' charity run to take place at IBC

    AMSTERDAM — The 4K 4Charity Fun Run returns to IBC on Saturday, September 14th. Scheduled to take place at Amstelpark in Amsterdam, the event (https://4k4charity.com) is in its sixth year and is open ...

    September 6, 2019

  • Music Video: Karissa Ella — <I>More Like Her</I>
    Music Video: Karissa Ella — More Like Her

    NASHVILLE, TN — CMT recently premiered rising country star Karissa Ella’s new music video for her single More Like Her. The track is off her EP “Blossom” and shows Ella (karissaella.com) as a younger ...

    February 27, 2020

  • Music Video: La Doña - <i>Quién Me La Paga</i>
    Music Video: La Doña - Quién Me La Paga

    SAN FRANCISCO — La Doña recently released Quién Me La Paga, a new music video featuring singer, songwriter and multi-instramentalist Cecilia Cassandra Peña-Govea. Directed by Naomi Garcia Pasmanick, t ...

    February 26, 2020

  • Music Video: Best Ex — <I>On My Mind</I>
    Music Video: Best Ex — On My Mind

    BROOKLYN, NY — Indie/pop band Best Ex has released a new video for the track On My Mind, which is featured on their upcoming EP, "Good At Feeling Bad." The music video features singer Mariel Loveland ...

    February 21, 2020

NAB

  • Post Picks: Avid Media Composer - Winner
    Post Picks: Avid Media Composer - Winner

    Avid (www.avid.com) announced an all-new version of its flagship video editing system, Media Composer, completely redesigned and reimagined for “today’s and tomorrow’s generation of media makers.” Unv ...

    April 29, 2019

  • Post Picks: Blackmagic Design Resolve 16 & Editor Keyboard - Winner
    Post Picks: Blackmagic Design Resolve 16 & Editor Keyboard - Winner

    Blackmagic Design (www.blackmagicdesign.com) introduced Version 16 of DaVinci Resolve at NAB 2019. The software, which is now in public beta, features more than 100 improvements, along with the new cu ...

    April 29, 2019

  • Post Picks: Adobe Creative Cloud Updates - Winner
    Post Picks: Adobe Creative Cloud Updates - Winner

    Adobe (adobe.com) announced performance updates and new innovations for the video and audio tools that make up its Creative Cloud package. Attendees at this year’s NAB Show got a closer look at the ne ...

    April 29, 2019

  • Robin Sheffield named chairman of Ncam Technologies
    Robin Sheffield named chairman of Ncam Technologies

    LONDON — Ncam Technologies (www.ncam-tech.com), the developer of realtime augmented reality technology for the media and entertainment industries, has appointed Robin Shenfield chairman. In this strat ...

    March 3, 2020

  • Telescope Animation announces upcoming slate
    Telescope Animation announces upcoming slate

    BERLIN, GERMANY — Telescope Animation (www.telescopeanimation.com) has announced its first slate of upcoming projects, with several releases crossing multiple platforms, and all centered on an origina ...

    February 14, 2020

  • Women-led studio Unicorns & Unicorns launches in LA
    Women-led studio Unicorns & Unicorns launches in LA

    LOS ANGELES — Unicorns & Unicorns (https://unicornsandunicorns.com) is a new, women-led creative studio that specializes in filmmaking, advertising production and digital media. Joanna Shaw, Sun K ...

    February 3, 2020

  • VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X
    VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (www.alkemy-x.com) has added VFX supervisors Bilali Mack and Erin Nash to its New York City office. Mack comes to the studio from MPC, where he supervised and executed VFX on ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands
    Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands

    LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY — This year represents the 10th anniversary of Gentleman Scholar, the live-action and animation-based production company launched in Los Angeles by directors/partners W ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Editor Anthony Marinelli moves to Northern Lights
    Editor Anthony Marinelli moves to Northern Lights

    NEW YORK CITY — Editor Anthony Marinelli has joined post production boutique Northern Lights (https://nledit.com), which has locations in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco. He comes to Northern ...

    March 10, 2020

  • <I>Parasite</I> takes top honors at 92nd Academy Awards
    Parasite takes top honors at 92nd Academy Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The 92nd Oscars took place last night at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood. Joker, which led all films with 11 nominations, took home two awards for Best Ac ...

    February 10, 2020

  • ASC announces feature film nominees
    ASC announces feature film nominees

    LOS ANGELES — The American Society of Cinematographers (www.theasc.com) has nominated eight feature films in the Theatrical and Spotlight categories of the 34th ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards. Win ...

    January 9, 2020

  • Nominees announced for 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards
    Nominees announced for 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards

    LOS ANGELES – The Producers Guild of America (PGA) recently announced the Motion Pictures and Television nominees for its 31st Annual Producers Guild Awards. Winners in these categories will be announ ...

    January 9, 2020

  • VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X
    VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (www.alkemy-x.com) has added VFX supervisors Bilali Mack and Erin Nash to its New York City office. Mack comes to the studio from MPC, where he supervised and executed VFX on ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International
    Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International

    LONDON — Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto has been elevated to fellow at the Colorist Society International (coloristsociety.com). A senior colorist at Efilm in Hollywood, Volpatto was nominated for a ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Benoit Leveau named CTO at London's One Of Us
    Benoit Leveau named CTO at London's One Of Us

    LONDON — One Of Us (www.weacceptyou.com) has appointed Benoit Leveau CTO. He comes to the production and VFX studio from Milk VFX, and has been in the industry for 18 years, originally starting out in ...

    March 12, 2020

  • Codex supports <I>The Invisible Man</I>'s workflow
    Codex supports The Invisible Man's workflow

    LONDON — Originally published in 1897, H.G. Wells’ science fiction novel "The Invisible Man" has been adapted for film, television, comics, and even stage and radio productions. One of the first film ...

    March 17, 2020

  • Music Video: Karissa Ella — <I>More Like Her</I>
    Music Video: Karissa Ella — More Like Her

    NASHVILLE, TN — CMT recently premiered rising country star Karissa Ella’s new music video for her single More Like Her. The track is off her EP “Blossom” and shows Ella (karissaella.com) as a younger ...

    February 27, 2020

  • Music Video: La Doña - <i>Quién Me La Paga</i>
    Music Video: La Doña - Quién Me La Paga

    SAN FRANCISCO — La Doña recently released Quién Me La Paga, a new music video featuring singer, songwriter and multi-instramentalist Cecilia Cassandra Peña-Govea. Directed by Naomi Garcia Pasmanick, t ...

    February 26, 2020

  • Blisstek initiative looks to aid film archives
    Blisstek initiative looks to aid film archives

    LONDON — Blisstek (www.Blisstek.com) is calling for film archive custodians to take action to digitize all historically-, culturally- and commercially-significant content before it is too late. To sup ...

    March 6, 2020

  • University of North Texas Libraries joins Footage.net
    University of North Texas Libraries joins Footage.net

    NEW YORK CITY — Footage.net, the stock, archival and news footage search engine, has announced that over 50,000 preview clips from the University of North Texas's archive of local news are now availab ...

    February 20, 2020

  • Timelapse+ releases timelapse plug-in for Lightroom
    Timelapse+ releases timelapse plug-in for Lightroom

    MINNEAPOLIS — Timelapse+ (www.timelapseplus.com) has introduced Timelapse+ Studio, a Lightroom plug-in that offers professional quality timelapse organizing and editing. The plug-in allows users to gr ...

    May 7, 2019

  • XenData's new service creates global file system
    XenData's new service creates global file system

    WALNUT CREEK, CA — XenData (www.xendata.com), a provider of data storage solutions, has introduced its new Multi-Site Sync service for cloud object storage, which creates a global file system accessib ...

    March 25, 2020

  • Voxx upgrades with Facilis storage to support multiple Pro Tools workflows
    Voxx upgrades with Facilis storage to support multiple Pro Tools workflows

    LOS ANGELES — Voxx Studios (www.voxxstudios.com) has selected Facilis shared storage to replace its existing NAS system. The studio is relying on a 48TB Facilis HUB 8 and 65TB Facilis HUB 16 to suppor ...

    February 26, 2020

  • Codex & Pix unite under X2X Media Group brand
    Codex & Pix unite under X2X Media Group brand

    SAN FRANCISCO — Pix and Codex have announced that the two companies are uniting under a single, unified brand identity via the establishment of the X2X Media Group (www.x2x.media). This brand consolid ...

    November 11, 2019

  • VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X
    VFX supervisors Bilali Mack & Erin Nash join Alkemy X

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (www.alkemy-x.com) has added VFX supervisors Bilali Mack and Erin Nash to its New York City office. Mack comes to the studio from MPC, where he supervised and executed VFX on ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International
    Walter Volpatto elevate to fellow at Colorist Society International

    LONDON — Veteran colorist Walter Volpatto has been elevated to fellow at the Colorist Society International (coloristsociety.com). A senior colorist at Efilm in Hollywood, Volpatto was nominated for a ...

    March 26, 2020

  • Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands
    Gentleman Scholar turns 10, rebrands

    LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY — This year represents the 10th anniversary of Gentleman Scholar, the live-action and animation-based production company launched in Los Angeles by directors/partners W ...

    March 17, 2020