• 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

  • Maxon announces senior leadership appointments
    Maxon announces senior leadership appointments

    FRIEDRICHSDORF, GERMANY — Maxon (www.maxon.net), the developer of professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solutions, has announced a number of leadership appointments. The executive leaders ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Faceware launches Shepherd mocap sync software
    Faceware launches Shepherd mocap sync software

    LOS ANGELES — Faceware Technologies (www.facewaretech.com), a provider of markerless 3D facial motion capture solutions, has announced the upcoming release of its Shepherd motion capture sync software ...

    October 11, 2018

  • Caroline Garrett named head of VFX at Cinesite
    Caroline Garrett named head of VFX at Cinesite

    LONDON — Cinesite (www.cinesite.com) has named Caroline Garrett head of its London VFX studio. The accomplished production executive takes the helm to usher in a new phase of leadership and oversee da ...

    October 8, 2018

  • Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app
    Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app

    SAN JOSE, CA — Adobe has released Project Rush, its new video app that the company previewed earlier this summer. Now called Premiere Rush CC, the tool is available for immediate download.

    October 15, 2018

  • Nylon Studios partners with Free The Bid, adds nine women composers to database
    Nylon Studios partners with Free The Bid, adds nine women composers to database

    NEW YORK CITY — The female-led music and sound house Nylon Studios (www.nylonstudios.com) is continuing to champion diverse talent in the sonic realm of advertising by partnering with Free the Bid to ...

    October 12, 2018

  • AES to recognize Neumann for 90 years of service
    AES to recognize Neumann for 90 years of service

    NEW YORK CITY — At the Audio Engineering Society’s 145th International Convention, Neumann will be presented with a “Service to Industry” award to mark the company’s 90th anniversary. The company is b ...

    October 10, 2018

  • Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater
    Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater

    LOS ANGELES — Deluxe (www.bydeluxe.com) has debuted its new color grading environment — Stage One — an expansive theater featuring one of the world’s largest RealD Ultimate Screens. Located in Deluxe ...

    October 12, 2018

  • New Levi's spot urges viewers to <I>Vote</I>
    New Levi's spot urges viewers to Vote

    LOS ANGELES — Electric Theatre Collective (http://electrictheatre.tv) provided VFX and color services for a new Levi’s spot that urges citizens to vote in the upcoming November elections. The Use Your ...

    October 10, 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

  • Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater
    Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater

    LOS ANGELES — Deluxe (www.bydeluxe.com) has debuted its new color grading environment — Stage One — an expansive theater featuring one of the world’s largest RealD Ultimate Screens. Located in Deluxe ...

    October 12, 2018

  • Colorist Jeremy Sawyer joins Company 3
    Colorist Jeremy Sawyer joins Company 3

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Company 3 had added Jeremy Sawyer (Hulu's The First, Showtime’s I’m Dying up Here ) to its roster of colorists to accommodate the studio’s rapidly expanding slate of TV projects. Co ...

    October 10, 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

  • Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app
    Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app

    SAN JOSE, CA — Adobe has released Project Rush, its new video app that the company previewed earlier this summer. Now called Premiere Rush CC, the tool is available for immediate download.

    October 15, 2018

  • Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater
    Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater

    LOS ANGELES — Deluxe (www.bydeluxe.com) has debuted its new color grading environment — Stage One — an expansive theater featuring one of the world’s largest RealD Ultimate Screens. Located in Deluxe ...

    October 12, 2018

  • New Levi's spot urges viewers to <I>Vote</I>
    New Levi's spot urges viewers to Vote

    LOS ANGELES — Electric Theatre Collective (http://electrictheatre.tv) provided VFX and color services for a new Levi’s spot that urges citizens to vote in the upcoming November elections. The Use Your ...

    October 10, 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

  • Assistant Editors' Bootcamp to present October Webinars
    Assistant Editors' Bootcamp to present October Webinars

    BURBANK, CA — Assistant Editors’ Bootcamp (www.assistbootcamp.com) will host a Webinar and in-person training session on Saturday, October 20th, titled ”Assistant Editing for Scripted Television.” The ...

    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

  • New Levi's spot urges viewers to <I>Vote</I>
    New Levi's spot urges viewers to Vote

    LOS ANGELES — Electric Theatre Collective (http://electrictheatre.tv) provided VFX and color services for a new Levi’s spot that urges citizens to vote in the upcoming November elections. The Use Your ...

    October 10, 2018

  • MPSE & CAS to host October 'golf & poker' tournament
    MPSE & CAS to host October 'golf & poker' tournament

    STUDIO CITY, CA — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) and the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) will host the ‘MPSE & CAS Annual Golf and Poker Tournament’ on Sunday, October 14th at Angeles National ...

    July 26, 2018

  • Gentleman Scholar shows off animation skills in World Cup video
    Gentleman Scholar shows off animation skills in World Cup video

    LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY – In honor of the 2018 World Cup, Gentleman Scholar (www.gentlemanscholar.com) crafted an animated tribute that celebrates a handful of international players. The studi ...

    July 11, 2018

  • Music Video: P.O.D. — <I>Rockin’ With The Best</I>
    Music Video: P.O.D. — Rockin’ With The Best

    ST. LOUIS, MO — P.O.D.’s new album “Circles” will be released by Mascot in November. The SoCal band fuses punk, metal, rap, dub and hardcore, and has established a following in the San Diego area.

    October 2, 2018

  • Music Video: Niki & Gabi — <I>Sleep It Off</I> & <I>Let It Roar</I>
    Music Video: Niki & Gabi — Sleep It Off & Let It Roar

    LA-based director/director of photography Aaron Grasso recently partnered with production company Lord Danger to create two new music videos for Niki & Gabi, “opposite twins” that are known in the ...

    August 23, 2018

  • Taylor Ward wins 'Best Editing' VMA for <I>Lemon</I>
    Taylor Ward wins 'Best Editing' VMA for Lemon

    Independent editor Taylor Ward served as the sole editor on No One Ever Really Dies’ collaboration with Rihanna on Lemon. N.E.R.D is Pharrell Williams’ original group. The Lemon video centers around o ...

    August 21, 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

  • Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app
    Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app

    SAN JOSE, CA — Adobe has released Project Rush, its new video app that the company previewed earlier this summer. Now called Premiere Rush CC, the tool is available for immediate download.

    October 15, 2018

  • Method promotes Andrew Bell to managing director in LA
    Method promotes Andrew Bell to managing director in LA

    LOS ANGELES — Visual effects company Method Studios has promoted Andrew Bell to the new role of managing director, integrated advertising and immersive experiences, Los Angeles. He will oversee operat ...

    September 25, 2018

  • Adobe previews Creative Cloud updates
    Adobe previews Creative Cloud updates

    SAN JOSE, CA — Adobe (adobe.com) has unveiled new video features that are coming to Adobe Creative Cloud. The enhancements will speed up production timelines, enable more seamless workflows and delive ...

    September 12, 2018

  • Student Academy Awards medalists announced
    Student Academy Awards medalists announced

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored 19 student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 45th Student Academy Awards ceremony, held October 10th ...

    October 12, 2018

  • Claymation pioneer Will Vinton dead at 70
    Claymation pioneer Will Vinton dead at 70

    PORTLAND, OR — Will Vinton, the award-winning animator known for pioneering the Claymation technique, has died at age 70. The LA Times reports that Vinton had been battling multiple myeloma for the la ...

    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

  • Maxon announces senior leadership appointments
    Maxon announces senior leadership appointments

    FRIEDRICHSDORF, GERMANY — Maxon (www.maxon.net), the developer of professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solutions, has announced a number of leadership appointments. The executive leaders ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP
    Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP

    BOSTON — Brickyard Filmworks (www.brickyardfilmworks.com) has named Bill Goodell executive producer. He joins the studio after many years of managing production groups at Arnold Worldwide, where he le ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Student Academy Awards medalists announced
    Student Academy Awards medalists announced

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored 19 student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 45th Student Academy Awards ceremony, held October 10th ...

    October 12, 2018

  • Student Academy Awards medalists announced
    Student Academy Awards medalists announced

    LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honored 19 student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 45th Student Academy Awards ceremony, held October 10th ...

    October 12, 2018

  • New Levi's spot urges viewers to <I>Vote</I>
    New Levi's spot urges viewers to Vote

    LOS ANGELES — Electric Theatre Collective (http://electrictheatre.tv) provided VFX and color services for a new Levi’s spot that urges citizens to vote in the upcoming November elections. The Use Your ...

    October 10, 2018

  • Butcher & Method complete <I>Game Changer</I> for Athene
    Butcher & Method complete Game Changer for Athene

    SANTA MONICA, CA — Butcher director David Henegar recently completed work on another spot for Athene Holding, following his work on their inaugural piece, Be Brave. The new Game Changer spot uses VFX ...

    October 5, 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

  • Pond5 app integrates with Final Cut Pro X
    Pond5 app integrates with Final Cut Pro X

    NEW YORK CITY — Pond5, a content marketplace for high-quality, royalty-free video and other media, has announced new integration with Apple’s Final Cut Pro X. The app can help editors save time by wor ...

    April 16, 2018

  • Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP
    Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP

    BOSTON — Brickyard Filmworks (www.brickyardfilmworks.com) has named Bill Goodell executive producer. He joins the studio after many years of managing production groups at Arnold Worldwide, where he le ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Nylon Studios partners with Free The Bid, adds nine women composers to database
    Nylon Studios partners with Free The Bid, adds nine women composers to database

    NEW YORK CITY — The female-led music and sound house Nylon Studios (www.nylonstudios.com) is continuing to champion diverse talent in the sonic realm of advertising by partnering with Free the Bid to ...

    October 12, 2018

  • Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater
    Deluxe debuts Stage One color grading theater

    LOS ANGELES — Deluxe (www.bydeluxe.com) has debuted its new color grading environment — Stage One — an expansive theater featuring one of the world’s largest RealD Ultimate Screens. Located in Deluxe ...

    October 12, 2018

  • Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app
    Adobe releases Premiere Rush CC app

    SAN JOSE, CA — Adobe has released Project Rush, its new video app that the company previewed earlier this summer. Now called Premiere Rush CC, the tool is available for immediate download.

    October 15, 2018

  • Maxon announces senior leadership appointments
    Maxon announces senior leadership appointments

    FRIEDRICHSDORF, GERMANY — Maxon (www.maxon.net), the developer of professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solutions, has announced a number of leadership appointments. The executive leaders ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP
    Bill Goodell joins Brickyard Filmworks as EP

    BOSTON — Brickyard Filmworks (www.brickyardfilmworks.com) has named Bill Goodell executive producer. He joins the studio after many years of managing production groups at Arnold Worldwide, where he le ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Maxon announces senior leadership appointments
    Maxon announces senior leadership appointments

    FRIEDRICHSDORF, GERMANY — Maxon (www.maxon.net), the developer of professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering solutions, has announced a number of leadership appointments. The executive leaders ...

    October 15, 2018

  • Faceware launches Shepherd mocap sync software
    Faceware launches Shepherd mocap sync software

    LOS ANGELES — Faceware Technologies (www.facewaretech.com), a provider of markerless 3D facial motion capture solutions, has announced the upcoming release of its Shepherd motion capture sync software ...

    October 11, 2018

  • Caroline Garrett named head of VFX at Cinesite
    Caroline Garrett named head of VFX at Cinesite

    LONDON — Cinesite (www.cinesite.com) has named Caroline Garrett head of its London VFX studio. The accomplished production executive takes the helm to usher in a new phase of leadership and oversee da ...

    October 8, 2018