March 1, 2010

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    March 2010

Departments

  • DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: TERRY GILLIAM - 'THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS'
    DIRECTOR'S CHAIR: TERRY GILLIAM - 'THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS'

    HOLLYWOOD — If the mark of a great director is a unique personal vision coupled with the ability to bounce back after disaster hits, then Terry Gilliam is a very great director indeed. With such ...

    March 5, 2010

  • REMEMBERING MERLE MODEL
    REMEMBERING MERLE MODEL

    On Tuesday, February 23, we lost a beloved colleague and friend.

    March 5, 2010

  • REVIEW: AUTODESK MAYA ENTERTAINMENT CREATION SUITE 2010
    REVIEW: AUTODESK MAYA ENTERTAINMENT CREATION SUITE 2010

    Autodesk's rise to dominance in 3D content creation software continues to mirror Adobe's success in 2D graphics. Among their latest releases, the Entertainment Creation Suite bears resemblance to Adob ...

    March 5, 2010

  • REVIEW: CACHE-A PRO-CACHE
    REVIEW: CACHE-A PRO-CACHE

    We had always known about LTO technology and its robustness in the datacentric workflow and we have tried many different back-up systems and software over the years. Working in television these days m ...

    March 5, 2010

  • VIDEOGAMES AS AN ART FORM
    VIDEOGAMES AS AN ART FORM

    ATLANTA — “Play,” a creative form “older than culture,” according to Johan Huizinga, has served humanity in such diverse ways as entertainment, education, exercise, confl ...

    March 5, 2010

  • VISUAL EFFECTS: KEN RALSTON - 'ALICE IN WONDERLAND'
    VISUAL EFFECTS: KEN RALSTON - 'ALICE IN WONDERLAND'

    CULVER CITY, CA — Just as Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland was finishing up post production and 3D conversion, I had the pleasure to chat with the film’s senior visual effects superv ...

    March 5, 2010

Features

  • INTERACTIVE AUDIO
    INTERACTIVE AUDIO

    Games lovers, always looking for a more immersive experience, appreciate great audio. Even when they don’t know it — they’ve come to expect 5.1 surround and the satisfaction derived ...

    March 24, 2010

Web Exclusives

  • STORAGE FOR AUTODESK'S MAC-BASED SMOKE
    STORAGE FOR AUTODESK'S MAC-BASED SMOKE

    With the announcement of Smoke from Autodesk for Mac, video editors now have an incredible new option for working on high end productions without the need for multiple applications like Final Cut Pro, ...

    March 5, 2010