• SGO adds ProRes support to Mistika product line
    SGO adds ProRes support to Mistika product line

    MADRID, SPAIN — SGO (sgo.es) has announced that it is now offering Apple ProRes support for all of its Mistika Technology products. This includes full finishing solution Mistika Ultima and Mistika VR, ...

    January 28, 2019

  • Lumiere Awards to recognize immersive storytelling
    Lumiere Awards to recognize immersive storytelling

    BURBANK, CA — The Advanced Imaging Society (https://theadvancedimagingsociety.com) will present the 10th Annual Lumiere Awards on January 30th at 7:00pm. The Lumiere Awards recognize outstanding achie ...

    January 21, 2019

  • 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

  • Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches
    Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches

    HOLLYWOOD — Antenna Creative (http://antennacreative.com) is a brand new motion design studio that will contribute to feature films, TV, commercials, branded content, videogames and experiential attra ...

    February 15, 2019

  • Super Bowl LIII: SimpliSafe — <I>Fear Is Everywhere</I>
    Super Bowl LIII: SimpliSafe — Fear Is Everywhere

    LOS ANGELES — Finishing house Chapeau (www.chapeaufx.com) recently completed work on SimpliSafe’s Fear Is Everywhere spot, which debuted during Super Bowl LIII. The :30 commercial addresses the parano ...

    February 11, 2019

  • <I>Infinity War</I>, <I>Into The Spider-Verse</I> win at VES Awards
    Infinity War, Into The Spider-Verse win at VES Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Visual Effects Society (www.visualeffectssociety.com), held its Annual VES Awards on February 5th, recognizing outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, ...

    February 7, 2019

  • MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards
    MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (mpse.org) presented their 66th MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on February 17th. Golden Ree ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Music Video: <I>Boo'd Up</I> evolves
    Music Video: Boo'd Up evolves

    Earlier this month, the Recording Academy released an ’evolving music video’ in the spirit of the 61st Annual Grammy Awards. Featuring Grammy-nominated artist, Ella Mai, the Boo’d Up video was designe ...

    February 19, 2019

  • <I>The Favourite</I> awarded 7 BAFTAs
    The Favourite awarded 7 BAFTAs

    LONDON — The winners of the EE British Academy Film Awards (bafta.org) were announced on February 10th at a ceremony hosted by Joanna Lumley. The event was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The ...

    February 11, 2019

  • London's Jelly spreads to NYC
    London's Jelly spreads to NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Jelly (www.jellyny.com), the London-based animation, design and production company, has launched a full-time presence in New York, which will be led by senior creative producer Eri Pan ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches
    Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches

    HOLLYWOOD — Antenna Creative (http://antennacreative.com) is a brand new motion design studio that will contribute to feature films, TV, commercials, branded content, videogames and experiential attra ...

    February 15, 2019

  • Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects
    Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects

    SYDNEY — David Nobay, founder and creative chairman of agency Marcel Sydney, is set to depart the agency this month to launch a new venture, Imperfect Circle, with boutique post production company Fin ...

    February 14, 2019

  • Music Video: <I>Boo'd Up</I> evolves
    Music Video: Boo'd Up evolves

    Earlier this month, the Recording Academy released an ’evolving music video’ in the spirit of the 61st Annual Grammy Awards. Featuring Grammy-nominated artist, Ella Mai, the Boo’d Up video was designe ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts
    Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design has formed a strategic partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts (https://cinema.usc.edu), in which the company will provide hardware and software to the school ...

    February 13, 2019

  • <I>The Favourite</I> awarded 7 BAFTAs
    The Favourite awarded 7 BAFTAs

    LONDON — The winners of the EE British Academy Film Awards (bafta.org) were announced on February 10th at a ceremony hosted by Joanna Lumley. The event was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The ...

    February 11, 2019

  • Steven J. Scott joins Company 3 as it expands in Hollywood
    Steven J. Scott joins Company 3 as it expands in Hollywood

    HOLLYWOOD — Company 3 (company3.com) has added Steven J. Scott to its roster, joining the studio as executive vice president/senior finishing artist. His extensive, high profile credit list includes w ...

    January 31, 2019

  • MMC opens new grading theater in Germany
    MMC opens new grading theater in Germany

    COLOGNE, GERMANY — MMC Studios (www.mmc.de) recently partnered with WeFadeToGrey (www.wefadetogrey.de) to open a new color grading theater - one of the largest in western Germany. The producers of the ...

    January 17, 2019

  • Atlas Digital & Runway enter into partnership
    Atlas Digital & Runway enter into partnership

    BURBANK, CA – Atlas Digital and Runway, Inc., have formed a partnership that unites the two boutique post production companies. Their collective expertise spans feature films, scripted series, reality ...

    January 11, 2019

  • Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts
    Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design has formed a strategic partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts (https://cinema.usc.edu), in which the company will provide hardware and software to the school ...

    February 13, 2019

  • <I>The Favourite</I> awarded 7 BAFTAs
    The Favourite awarded 7 BAFTAs

    LONDON — The winners of the EE British Academy Film Awards (bafta.org) were announced on February 10th at a ceremony hosted by Joanna Lumley. The event was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The ...

    February 11, 2019

  • Dallas's Republic Editorial launches Threaded Pictures
    Dallas's Republic Editorial launches Threaded Pictures

    DALLAS — Republic Editorial (http://www.republicedit.com/), here, has launched Threaded Pictures (www.threaded.pictures), a new, full-service, client-focused production company. Brian Hwang will serve ...

    February 8, 2019

  • Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts
    Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design has formed a strategic partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts (https://cinema.usc.edu), in which the company will provide hardware and software to the school ...

    February 13, 2019

  • Assistant Editor’s Bootcamp taking place this weekend
    Assistant Editor’s Bootcamp taking place this weekend

    BURBANK, CA — The Assistant Editor’s Bootcamp returns for its third installment on Saturday, January 19th and Sunday, January 20th. This month’s courses are geared to those interested in jump-starting ...

    January 14, 2019

  • Outlook 2019: RSP predicts big year for VFX education
    Outlook 2019: RSP predicts big year for VFX education

    ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA — As 2018 comes to a close, Rising Sun Pictures Education (rsp.com.au) can look back on a year that saw its program grow, its partnership with the University of South Austral ...

    December 21, 2018

HD

  • Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts
    Blackmagic Design partners with USC School of Cinematic Arts

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design has formed a strategic partnership with the USC School of Cinematic Arts (https://cinema.usc.edu), in which the company will provide hardware and software to the school ...

    February 13, 2019

  • SGO adds ProRes support to Mistika product line
    SGO adds ProRes support to Mistika product line

    MADRID, SPAIN — SGO (sgo.es) has announced that it is now offering Apple ProRes support for all of its Mistika Technology products. This includes full finishing solution Mistika Ultima and Mistika VR, ...

    January 28, 2019

  • 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

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

  • London's Jelly spreads to NYC
    London's Jelly spreads to NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Jelly (www.jellyny.com), the London-based animation, design and production company, has launched a full-time presence in New York, which will be led by senior creative producer Eri Pan ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects
    Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects

    SYDNEY — David Nobay, founder and creative chairman of agency Marcel Sydney, is set to depart the agency this month to launch a new venture, Imperfect Circle, with boutique post production company Fin ...

    February 14, 2019

  • Saddington Baynes appoints new head of production
    Saddington Baynes appoints new head of production

    LONDON — Louise Gray-Murray has joined Saddington Baynes (saddingtonbaynes.com) as head of production. She brings more than 25 years of experience in post production, animation and CGI.

    February 13, 2019

  • 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: <I>Boo'd Up</I> evolves
    Music Video: Boo'd Up evolves

    Earlier this month, the Recording Academy released an ’evolving music video’ in the spirit of the 61st Annual Grammy Awards. Featuring Grammy-nominated artist, Ella Mai, the Boo’d Up video was designe ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Music Video: Brick By Brick — <I>Hive Mentality</I>
    Music Video: Brick By Brick — Hive Mentality

    ALBANY, NY — Upstate Records (upstaterecordsny.com) recently produced and posted a new music video for Brick By Brick, one of the independent label’s hardcore bands. Hive Mentality features a guest ap ...

    January 25, 2019

  • Music Video: Steve Vai — <I>Dark Matter</I>
    Music Video: Steve Vai — Dark Matter

    FREMONT, CA — Guitarist Steve Vai’s new music video for Dark Matter was created via a pipeline that spans Blackmagic Design’s (www.blackmagicdesign.com) product portfolio. The project was shot using B ...

    January 22, 2019

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

  • Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson
    Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson

    SAN FRANCISCO — Brand experience agency Cogs & Marvel (http://cogsandmarvel.com) has added Brittnell Anderson as design director. He will collaborate with the agency’s US and Dublin teams to furth ...

    February 15, 2019

  • Oscars: Maxon's Per-Anders Edwards to receive Sci-Tech Award
    Oscars: Maxon's Per-Anders Edwards to receive Sci-Tech Award

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Maxon software architect, lead developer and designer Per-Anders Edwards is among the individual recipients being honored this year with an Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scien ...

    January 25, 2019

  • Anatomy merges with Leroy & Clarkson
    Anatomy merges with Leroy & Clarkson

    NEW YORK CITY – Creative agencies Leroy & Clarkson (www.leroyandclarkson.com) and Anatomy have joined forces. The move is designed to offer clients a deeper palette of creative services encompassi ...

    January 24, 2019

  • London's Jelly spreads to NYC
    London's Jelly spreads to NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Jelly (www.jellyny.com), the London-based animation, design and production company, has launched a full-time presence in New York, which will be led by senior creative producer Eri Pan ...

    February 19, 2019

  • NYC's Sixteen19 announces two appointments
    NYC's Sixteen19 announces two appointments

    NEW YORK CITY — Boutique production and post services company Sixteen19 (www.sixteen19.com) recently announced two key appointments: Bob Lowery as head of TV production, and Allison Varga as global fe ...

    February 11, 2019

  • Super Bowl III: Bud Light/HBO — <I>Joust</I>
    Super Bowl III: Bud Light/HBO — Joust

    NEW YORK CITY — One of Super Bowl LIII’s most talked about spots came from a collaboration between Bud Light and HBO. The Joust ad centers on a medieval jousting contest — familiar to those who watch ...

    February 8, 2019

  • Oscars: Maxon's Per-Anders Edwards to receive Sci-Tech Award
    Oscars: Maxon's Per-Anders Edwards to receive Sci-Tech Award

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA — Maxon software architect, lead developer and designer Per-Anders Edwards is among the individual recipients being honored this year with an Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Scien ...

    January 25, 2019

  • Oscars: <I>Roma, The Favourite</I> lead list of nominees
    Oscars: Roma, The Favourite lead list of nominees

    LOS ANGELES – The nominees for the 91st Academy Awards were announced this morning, with Roma and The Favorite leading all films with 10 nominations each. Roma, written and directed by Alfonso Cuarón, ...

    January 22, 2019

  • Nominees announced for 17th annual VES Awards
    Nominees announced for 17th annual VES Awards

    LOS ANGELES — The Visual Effects Society (www.visualeffectssociety.com) has announced the nominees for its 17th Annual VES Awards. The yearly celebration recognizes outstanding visual effects artistry ...

    January 15, 2019

  • MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards
    MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (mpse.org) presented their 66th MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on February 17th. Golden Ree ...

    February 19, 2019

  • London's Jelly spreads to NYC
    London's Jelly spreads to NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Jelly (www.jellyny.com), the London-based animation, design and production company, has launched a full-time presence in New York, which will be led by senior creative producer Eri Pan ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson
    Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson

    SAN FRANCISCO — Brand experience agency Cogs & Marvel (http://cogsandmarvel.com) has added Brittnell Anderson as design director. He will collaborate with the agency’s US and Dublin teams to furth ...

    February 15, 2019

  • MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards
    MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (mpse.org) presented their 66th MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on February 17th. Golden Ree ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches
    Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches

    HOLLYWOOD — Antenna Creative (http://antennacreative.com) is a brand new motion design studio that will contribute to feature films, TV, commercials, branded content, videogames and experiential attra ...

    February 15, 2019

  • <I>The Favourite</I> awarded 7 BAFTAs
    The Favourite awarded 7 BAFTAs

    LONDON — The winners of the EE British Academy Film Awards (bafta.org) were announced on February 10th at a ceremony hosted by Joanna Lumley. The event was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The ...

    February 11, 2019

  • '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

  • Red and Atomos announce royalty-based license agreement
    Red and Atomos announce royalty-based license agreement

    MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — Red.com, LLC and Atomos Ltd. have reached an agreement in relation to Atomos’ use of some of Red’s intellectual property. In the process of negotiating Atomos’ licence to use Re ...

    January 24, 2019

  • Atomos unveils Nikon-compatible ProRes RAW recorder
    Atomos unveils Nikon-compatible ProRes RAW recorder

    LAS VEGAS — At the 2019 CES show, here, Atomos (ww.atomos.com) is unveiling a new Apple ProRes RAW recording solution that is compatible with Nikon Z 7 and Z 6 full-frame mirrorless cameras. The Atomo ...

    January 8, 2019

  • 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

  • MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards
    MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (mpse.org) presented their 66th MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on February 17th. Golden Ree ...

    February 19, 2019

  • London's Jelly spreads to NYC
    London's Jelly spreads to NYC

    NEW YORK CITY — Jelly (www.jellyny.com), the London-based animation, design and production company, has launched a full-time presence in New York, which will be led by senior creative producer Eri Pan ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson
    Cogs & Marvel adds design director Brittnell Anderson

    SAN FRANCISCO — Brand experience agency Cogs & Marvel (http://cogsandmarvel.com) has added Brittnell Anderson as design director. He will collaborate with the agency’s US and Dublin teams to furth ...

    February 15, 2019

  • MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards
    MPSE presents 66th Annual Golden Reel Awards

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (mpse.org) presented their 66th MPSE Annual Golden Reel Awards at a black-tie ceremony at the Bonaventure Hotel in Los Angeles on February 17th. Golden Ree ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Music Video: <I>Boo'd Up</I> evolves
    Music Video: Boo'd Up evolves

    Earlier this month, the Recording Academy released an ’evolving music video’ in the spirit of the 61st Annual Grammy Awards. Featuring Grammy-nominated artist, Ella Mai, the Boo’d Up video was designe ...

    February 19, 2019

  • Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches
    Motion design studio Antenna Creative launches

    HOLLYWOOD — Antenna Creative (http://antennacreative.com) is a brand new motion design studio that will contribute to feature films, TV, commercials, branded content, videogames and experiential attra ...

    February 15, 2019

  • Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects
    Imperfect Circle launches in partnership with Fin Design + Effects

    SYDNEY — David Nobay, founder and creative chairman of agency Marcel Sydney, is set to depart the agency this month to launch a new venture, Imperfect Circle, with boutique post production company Fin ...

    February 14, 2019

  • Super Bowl LIII: SimpliSafe — <I>Fear Is Everywhere</I>
    Super Bowl LIII: SimpliSafe — Fear Is Everywhere

    LOS ANGELES — Finishing house Chapeau (www.chapeaufx.com) recently completed work on SimpliSafe’s Fear Is Everywhere spot, which debuted during Super Bowl LIII. The :30 commercial addresses the parano ...

    February 11, 2019

  • Super Bowl LIII: Hyundai — <I>The Elevator</I>
    Super Bowl LIII: Hyundai — The Elevator

    SANTA MONICA — Jamm (https://www.jammvisual.com) created the visual effects featured in Hyundai’s The Elevator Super Bowl spot. The commercial stars actor Jason Bateman, who portrays an elevator opera ...

    February 5, 2019