• 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

  • Academy begins Scientific and Technical Awards investigation
    Academy begins Scientific and Technical Awards investigation

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 12 scientific and technical investigations have been launched for the 2016 Oscars. These investigations are made public so ...

    August 22, 2016

  • Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition
    Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition

    NEW YORK — Post house Nutmeg (nutmegcreative.com), here, has acquired the design team formerly known as FAC5 at Broadway Video, and newly named it NTMG Design. The team of four — executive creative pr ...

    February 15, 2017

  • Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day
    Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day

    DETROIT – The makers of Snuggle fabric conditioner products recently launched a new Website to honor National Hug Day and Valentine's Day. Now through February 28th, anyone visiting SnuggleSerenades.c ...

    February 13, 2017

  • Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max
    Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max

    SOFIA, BULGARIA — Chaos Group (chaosgroup.com) has released V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max, a free update to the CPU and GPU renderer. The new version adds nine major features and a number of performance impro ...

    February 9, 2017

  • Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal
    Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal

    NEW YORK — Audio post house Sonic Union has launched a new curated music search portal called SuperSonic (www.supersonicsearch.com). Designed to facilitate and accelerate the process of audio selectio ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Eleven provides audio services for six campaigns
    Super Bowl LI: Eleven provides audio services for six campaigns

    SANTA MONICA — The team of sound designers and mixers at Eleven (www.elevensound.com) contributed audio post services to six campaigns that aired during Super Bowl LI. API, Buick, H&R Block, SoCal ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Warner/Chappell track featured in Intel spot
    Super Bowl LI: Warner/Chappell track featured in Intel spot

    NASHVILLE — A Warner/Chappell Production Music (www.warnerchappellpm.com) track is being used in Intel’s new Super Bowl commercial featuring Patriots QB Tom Brady. Epic features the “Sports Open Theme ...

    February 1, 2017

  • Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal
    Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal

    NEW YORK — Audio post house Sonic Union has launched a new curated music search portal called SuperSonic (www.supersonicsearch.com). Designed to facilitate and accelerate the process of audio selectio ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions
    Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions

    LOS ANGELES — Stargate Studios (stargatestudios.net) has announced a number of new appointments. In Los Angeles, Reid Paul has been prompted to head of production, having worked at the company for mor ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition
    Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition

    NEW YORK — Post house Nutmeg (nutmegcreative.com), here, has acquired the design team formerly known as FAC5 at Broadway Video, and newly named it NTMG Design. The team of four — executive creative pr ...

    February 15, 2017

  • 69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills
    69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills

    LOS ANGELES — The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2016 were announced recently during the 69th Annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Bever ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite
    Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite

    LOS ANGELES — Lightsmith Post (www.lightsmithpost.com) has launched its “green” mobile color grading suite, which features much of the technology and comforts you’d find at a post house. The van is de ...

    February 1, 2017

  • Arri turns 100 in 2017
    Arri turns 100 in 2017

    MUNICH, GERMANY — As its centenary year gets underway, Arri looks back at its rich history, assesses the values and principles that have helped it reach this milestone anniversary, and sets its sights ...

    January 26, 2017

  • Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite
    Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite

    LOS ANGELES — Lightsmith Post (www.lightsmithpost.com) has launched its “green” mobile color grading suite, which features much of the technology and comforts you’d find at a post house. The van is de ...

    February 1, 2017

  • DigitalGlue opens new production/demo space in Atlanta
    DigitalGlue opens new production/demo space in Atlanta

    ATLANTA — DigitalGlue, the equipment, integration and software development provider, has opened a new studio office in Atlanta, where it can provide equipment demos, training, VR and post production f ...

    January 16, 2017

  • Veteran colorist Dan Hermelin joins Roundabout Ent.
    Veteran colorist Dan Hermelin joins Roundabout Ent.

    BURBANK — Colorist Dan Hermelin has joined Roundabout Entertainment (www.rundabout.com), bringing with him more than 20 years of post production experience and a resume that includes work on features, ...

    January 13, 2017

  • Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal
    Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal

    NEW YORK — Audio post house Sonic Union has launched a new curated music search portal called SuperSonic (www.supersonicsearch.com). Designed to facilitate and accelerate the process of audio selectio ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Arcade editors cut eight commercial campaigns
    Super Bowl LI: Arcade editors cut eight commercial campaigns

    SANTA MONICA & NEW YORK — The bi-coastal editorial collective Arcade (www.arcadeedit.com) worked on eight commercial campaigns for this year’s Super Bowl broadcast. Spots for Aflac, Buick, Busch, ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite
    Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite

    LOS ANGELES — Lightsmith Post (www.lightsmithpost.com) has launched its “green” mobile color grading suite, which features much of the technology and comforts you’d find at a post house. The van is de ...

    February 1, 2017

  • Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite
    Lightsmith Post debuts mobile grading suite

    LOS ANGELES — Lightsmith Post (www.lightsmithpost.com) has launched its “green” mobile color grading suite, which features much of the technology and comforts you’d find at a post house. The van is de ...

    February 1, 2017

  • Pixologic launches 'ZBushLive'
    Pixologic launches 'ZBushLive'

    LOS ANGELES — Pixologic, maker of the digital sculpting application ZBrush, is expanding its artist-driven community with the addition of ZBrushLive, a streaming media portal featuring live Twitch bro ...

    January 26, 2017

  • DigitalGlue to host Red 8K training sessions
    DigitalGlue to host Red 8K training sessions

    ATLANTA — DigitalGlue will be holding a Red Digital Cinema REDucation 8K training sessions in its new Atlanta office from February 22nd through the 24th. Named by Red as an authorized dealer last year ...

    January 19, 2017

HD

  • Winners honored at 74th Golden Globes
    Winners honored at 74th Golden Globes

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — The Hollywood Foreign Press Association presented the 74th Golden Globe Awards last night at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. The awards honor the best in film and American ...

    January 9, 2017

  • Red introduces image processing enhancements
    Red introduces image processing enhancements

    IRVINE, CA — Red has announced a suite of enhancements to its image processing pipeline which the company is calling “IPP2.” Once launched, the enhancements will extend across Red cameras, firmware an ...

    January 9, 2017

  • Panavision opens Chicago rental house
    Panavision opens Chicago rental house

    CHICAGO – Panavision (www.panavision.com), the designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, has opened a new 13,000-square foot location in Chicago in an eff ...

    January 5, 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

  • Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max
    Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max

    SOFIA, BULGARIA — Chaos Group (chaosgroup.com) has released V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max, a free update to the CPU and GPU renderer. The new version adds nine major features and a number of performance impro ...

    February 9, 2017

  • Nineteentwenty adds VFX supervisor Duncan Horn
    Nineteentwenty adds VFX supervisor Duncan Horn

    LONDON — Nineteentwenty (www.nineteen-twenty.com), here, has appointed Duncan Horn VFX supervisor. He joins the company from Glassworks. Horn cut his teeth in post production as a runner at Smoke & ...

    January 31, 2017

  • Arri turns 100 in 2017
    Arri turns 100 in 2017

    MUNICH, GERMANY — As its centenary year gets underway, Arri looks back at its rich history, assesses the values and principles that have helped it reach this milestone anniversary, and sets its sights ...

    January 26, 2017

  • Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day
    Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day

    DETROIT – The makers of Snuggle fabric conditioner products recently launched a new Website to honor National Hug Day and Valentine's Day. Now through February 28th, anyone visiting SnuggleSerenades.c ...

    February 13, 2017

  • London's prodco StrangeLove opens NY & LA offices
    London's prodco StrangeLove opens NY & LA offices

    NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES — Multi-platform production company StrangeLove (http://strangelove.co), which launched in London earlier this year, has landed Stateside, making its presence known bicoasta ...

    December 20, 2016

  • Carrie Underwood returns to open <i>Sunday Night Football</i>
    Carrie Underwood returns to open Sunday Night Football

    NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO — NBC’s new Sunday Night Football open, featuring recording artist Carrie Underwood, is the result of a collaboration between Bodega, Northern Lights (nledit.com) and Soho VFX ( ...

    October 3, 2016

NAB

  • BCPC to host NAB party on May 17th in NYC
    BCPC to host NAB party on May 17th in NYC

    NEW YORK — The Blue Collar Post Collective is hosting its annual “Post NAB NYC” party on Tuesday, May 17th, giving East Coast post professionals a chance to learn more about many of the key products i ...

    May 10, 2016

  • Editors' Lounge to host post-NAB event this Friday
    Editors' Lounge to host post-NAB event this Friday

    BURBANK, CA — For those that missed NAB this year, The Editors’ Lounge will host a post-NAB evening on Friday, April 29th at 6:30pm. The evening will feature an up-close look at all the latest from Bl ...

    April 27, 2016

  • 'Post Picks' recognize top NAB accomplishments
    'Post Picks' recognize top NAB accomplishments

    LAS VEGAS — Post ’s team of writers, contributors and industry pros recently spent long days on the show floor of the 2016 NAB Show in Las Vegas, searching for the most innovative and coolest new prod ...

    April 26, 2016

  • Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day
    Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day

    DETROIT – The makers of Snuggle fabric conditioner products recently launched a new Website to honor National Hug Day and Valentine's Day. Now through February 28th, anyone visiting SnuggleSerenades.c ...

    February 13, 2017

  • Sony Pictures opens IMAX 12.0 mix stage
    Sony Pictures opens IMAX 12.0 mix stage

    CULVER CITY, CA — Sony Pictures Post Production Services (www.sonypictures.com) has added a new mix stage that’s dedicated exclusively to IMAX work. The new stage, which is equipped with a 24-fader Av ...

    January 31, 2017

  • Pixologic launches 'ZBushLive'
    Pixologic launches 'ZBushLive'

    LOS ANGELES — Pixologic, maker of the digital sculpting application ZBrush, is expanding its artist-driven community with the addition of ZBrushLive, a streaming media portal featuring live Twitch bro ...

    January 26, 2017

  • Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal
    Sonic Union launches SuperSonic music portal

    NEW YORK — Audio post house Sonic Union has launched a new curated music search portal called SuperSonic (www.supersonicsearch.com). Designed to facilitate and accelerate the process of audio selectio ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition
    Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition

    NEW YORK — Post house Nutmeg (nutmegcreative.com), here, has acquired the design team formerly known as FAC5 at Broadway Video, and newly named it NTMG Design. The team of four — executive creative pr ...

    February 15, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Arcade editors cut eight commercial campaigns
    Super Bowl LI: Arcade editors cut eight commercial campaigns

    SANTA MONICA & NEW YORK — The bi-coastal editorial collective Arcade (www.arcadeedit.com) worked on eight commercial campaigns for this year’s Super Bowl broadcast. Spots for Aflac, Buick, Busch, ...

    February 6, 2017

  • <i>Jungle Book, Kubo</i> take top honors at 15th Annual VES Awards
    Jungle Book, Kubo take top honors at 15th Annual VES Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Visual Effects Society held its 15th Annual VES Awards last night, recognizing outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials, video g ...

    February 8, 2017

  • 69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills
    69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills

    LOS ANGELES — The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2016 were announced recently during the 69th Annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Bever ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Outstanding film & TV performances honored at 23rd SAG Awards
    Outstanding film & TV performances honored at 23rd SAG Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Screen Actors Guild Awards presented its Actor statuettes for the outstanding motion picture and primetime television performances of 2016 at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awar ...

    January 30, 2017

  • Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions
    Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions

    LOS ANGELES — Stargate Studios (stargatestudios.net) has announced a number of new appointments. In Los Angeles, Reid Paul has been prompted to head of production, having worked at the company for mor ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition
    Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition

    NEW YORK — Post house Nutmeg (nutmegcreative.com), here, has acquired the design team formerly known as FAC5 at Broadway Video, and newly named it NTMG Design. The team of four — executive creative pr ...

    February 15, 2017

  • Post Time Studios promotes David Cottingham to COO
    Post Time Studios promotes David Cottingham to COO

    LEXINGTON, KY — Post Time Studios (www.posttimestudios.com), a full service film and video production company, has promoted David Cottingham to chief operating officer. He is a veteran film producer a ...

    February 9, 2017

  • <i>Jungle Book, Kubo</i> take top honors at 15th Annual VES Awards
    Jungle Book, Kubo take top honors at 15th Annual VES Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Visual Effects Society held its 15th Annual VES Awards last night, recognizing outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials, video g ...

    February 8, 2017

  • 69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills
    69th Annual DGA Awards presented in Beverly Hills

    LOS ANGELES — The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2016 were announced recently during the 69th Annual DGA Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Bever ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Timber contributes to seven campaigns
    Super Bowl LI: Timber contributes to seven campaigns

    SANTA MONICA — Timber (www.timber.net) contributed VFX and post production services to seven commercial campaigns that aired during Sunday’s Super Bowl on Fox. The studio contributed to commercials fo ...

    February 6, 2017

  • Super Bowl LI: Warner/Chappell track featured in Intel spot
    Super Bowl LI: Warner/Chappell track featured in Intel spot

    NASHVILLE — A Warner/Chappell Production Music (www.warnerchappellpm.com) track is being used in Intel’s new Super Bowl commercial featuring Patriots QB Tom Brady. Epic features the “Sports Open Theme ...

    February 1, 2017

  • Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party
    Post celebrates 31st year with NYC party

    NEW YORK — Post recently celebrated our 31st Birthday with an industry party in New York City. Check out all the photos from the event, which was made possible by our sponsors: SIM Group, Dell/EMC/Nvi ...

    November 23, 2016

  • Killer Tracks partners with singer/songwriter Ian Bern
    Killer Tracks partners with singer/songwriter Ian Bern

    SANTA MONICA — Singer/songwriter Ian Bern is the latest addition to Killer Tracks’ Artist Series. The Nashville-based artist has drawn strong reviews for his debut single Enough/It’s Not You on B3SCI ...

    July 1, 2016

  • 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

  • StormStock licensing 4K Hurricane Matthew footage
    StormStock licensing 4K Hurricane Matthew footage

    ARLINGTON, TX — Cinematographer Martin Lisius followed Hurricane Matthew along the Florida coast to capture 4K imagery of the mega storm. The storyteller braced against 90mph winds and endured stingin ...

    October 13, 2016

  • Prairie Pictures working on sequel to doc 'Tornado Alley'
    Prairie Pictures working on sequel to doc 'Tornado Alley'

    ARLINGTON, TX — Filmmaker and veteran storm chaser Martin Lisius has has plans to complete the sequel to his 1995 documentary The Chasers of Tornado Alley later this year. The upcoming doc — working t ...

    April 25, 2016

  • DJI & Seagate partner to develop drone storage
    DJI & Seagate partner to develop drone storage

    LAS VEGAS – At the Consumer Electronics Show, here, unmanned aerial vehicle manufacturer DJI (www.dji.com) announced a partnership with Seagate Technology plc (www.seagate.com), a leader in storage so ...

    January 4, 2017

  • Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership
    Sony Pictures extends Wazee Digital partnership

    DENVER — Sony Pictures Post Production Services has extended its long-standing relationship with Wazee Digital (www.wazeedigital.com), a provider of cloud-based video management and licensing services ...

    November 30, 2016

  • Avid expands NEXIS performance & capacity
    Avid expands NEXIS performance & capacity

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid (www.avid.com) has announced new innovations for its NEXIS software-defined storage platform. Avid NEXIS scalability enhancements now double the capacity of Avid NEXIS|Enterprise ...

    November 29, 2016

  • Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition
    Nutmeg adds design services via FAC5 acquisition

    NEW YORK — Post house Nutmeg (nutmegcreative.com), here, has acquired the design team formerly known as FAC5 at Broadway Video, and newly named it NTMG Design. The team of four — executive creative pr ...

    February 15, 2017

  • Post Time Studios promotes David Cottingham to COO
    Post Time Studios promotes David Cottingham to COO

    LEXINGTON, KY — Post Time Studios (www.posttimestudios.com), a full service film and video production company, has promoted David Cottingham to chief operating officer. He is a veteran film producer a ...

    February 9, 2017

  • VES honors Marvel's Victoria Alonso with Visionary Award
    VES honors Marvel's Victoria Alonso with Visionary Award

    Earlier this month, Victoria Alonso, producer and executive vice president of physical production at Marvel Studios, was the recipient of the prestigious Visionary Award from the Visual Effects Societ ...

    February 8, 2017

  • Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions
    Stargate announces studio appointments & promotions

    LOS ANGELES — Stargate Studios (stargatestudios.net) has announced a number of new appointments. In Los Angeles, Reid Paul has been prompted to head of production, having worked at the company for mor ...

    February 17, 2017

  • Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day
    Snuggle Bear delivers customized serenades for Valentine's Day

    DETROIT – The makers of Snuggle fabric conditioner products recently launched a new Website to honor National Hug Day and Valentine's Day. Now through February 28th, anyone visiting SnuggleSerenades.c ...

    February 13, 2017

  • Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max
    Chaos Group releases V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max

    SOFIA, BULGARIA — Chaos Group (chaosgroup.com) has released V-Ray 3.5 for 3DS Max, a free update to the CPU and GPU renderer. The new version adds nine major features and a number of performance impro ...

    February 9, 2017