Over the past few years, the major Hollywood studios have been rapidly
making the switch from video to digital files as the preferred medium
for archiving film and television assets. That change has p ...
April 1, 2010
Brian Stark and the team at Metro DNA build an interactive site that honors the famous author's original "Dark Tower" storyline.
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
Long-time industry consultant Marty Shindler applies The Abilene parable to the post industry, noting that the moral of the story applies in the business world, as much as in family life.
February 3, 2010
Rob Legato is one of the most well-known and respected VFX artist in Hollywood today, with a resume that looks much like the preview of the Oscars. He’s the visual effects visionary behind some ...
February 2, 2010
Now in its 12th iteration, the aging 3DS Max 2010 has received a facelift.
Cause and Effect president Harvey Wolfe notes how value-added services can help close a deal.
From the first characters scribbled on a writer’s napkin, a production
begins to take shape through a series of arduous steps — treatment to
rough, scripting to re-write, pre-pro, to (hope ...
MIAMI — When the energy level at LandShark Stadium starts to dip a bit, Brendan Nieto, senior manager of production and programming for the Miami Dolphins, knows how to amp-up the crowd. Nieto and his ...
January 5, 2010
The recently-released, groundbreaking production of Avatar routinely required new techniques to be invented — sometimes on the fly — to fulfill director James Cameron’s uncompromisin ...
December 29, 2009