• Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap
    Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap

    SAN FRANCISCO — Autodesk (autodesk.com) has announced its investment in Radical (https://getrad.co), the New York-based developer of a cloud-based, AI-powered, 3D motion-capture solution. The investme ...

    May 25, 2022

  • Alkemy X grows VFX team
    Alkemy X grows VFX team

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (https://www.alkemy-x.com) continues to expand its visual effects team with the recent additions of head of IT, VFX, Jeff Hipolito, and VFX compositor Jimmy Smith. The hires b ...

    May 19, 2022

  • Mel Sullivan named CEO of award-winning VFX studio Framestore
    Mel Sullivan named CEO of award-winning VFX studio Framestore

    LONDON — Framestore (www.framestore.com), the Oscar-, BAFTA- and Emmy-winning VFX studio that has created visuals for the likes of Gravity, Paddington 1 & 2, Spider Man: No Way Home, His Dark Mate ...

    May 12, 2022

  • Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap
    Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap

    SAN FRANCISCO — Autodesk (autodesk.com) has announced its investment in Radical (https://getrad.co), the New York-based developer of a cloud-based, AI-powered, 3D motion-capture solution. The investme ...

    May 25, 2022

  • NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage
    NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage

    LOS ANGELES — NBCUniversal StudioPost (www.universalstudioslot.com) recently opened the new Hitchcock mixing stage on the Universal Studios Lot. Sound Stage 6 was transformed over the past year into a ...

    May 25, 2022

  • ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite
    ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite

    SANTA MONICA — ArsenalFX Color (www.arsenalfxcolor.tv) is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post facility, which provides dailies, c ...

    May 25, 2022

  • ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite
    ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite

    SANTA MONICA — ArsenalFX Color (www.arsenalfxcolor.tv) is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post facility, which provides dailies, c ...

    May 25, 2022

  • MTI Film shows updated workflow utility & restoration software
    MTI Film shows updated workflow utility & restoration software

    HOLLYWOOD — MTI Film (www.mtifilm.com) returned to Las Vegas for the NAB Show, bringing the latest versions of its Cortex workflow utility and DRS Nova digital restoration software. The company hosted ...

    May 2, 2022

  • DaVinci Resolve 18 now in public beta
    DaVinci Resolve 18 now in public beta

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design recently introduced the public beta of DaVinci Resolve 18, a major new cloud collaboration update that allows multiple editors, colorists, VFX artists and audio enginee ...

    April 28, 2022

  • ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite
    ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite

    SANTA MONICA — ArsenalFX Color (www.arsenalfxcolor.tv) is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post facility, which provides dailies, c ...

    May 25, 2022

  • Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post
    Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post

    NEW YORK CITY — During the pandemic, many post production professionals shifted to remote work, often applying novel workflow technologies to remain productive. In the next edition of Post Break, the ...

    May 24, 2022

  • Nomad launches new studio in Austin
    Nomad launches new studio in Austin

    AUSTIN, TX — Creative editorial/VFX company Nomad (https://nomadedit.com) has expanded is US operations with the launch of a new Austin studio. The new space will help the company develop a creative p ...

    May 20, 2022

HD

  • LWKS’s QScan adds HDR measurement tools
    LWKS’s QScan adds HDR measurement tools

    SWINDON, UK — Content creation software developer LWKS Software Ltd. (www.lwks.com) has announced a major new version of its QScan automated quality control software. QScan 2021 introduces advanced Hi ...

    February 19, 2021

  • SMPTE redefining the way it serves professionals
    SMPTE redefining the way it serves professionals

    WHITE PLAINS, NY — SMPTE, the home of media professionals, technologists, and engineers, has introduced a new logo and Website (smpte.org). Along with these changes, the organization is redefining the ...

    October 1, 2020

  • Blackmagic Design to ship 12K Ursa Mini Pro camera this month
    Blackmagic Design to ship 12K Ursa Mini Pro camera this month

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design (www.blackmagicdesign.com) has introduced the Ursa Mini Pro 12K, a new, digital film camera with an advanced 12,288 x 6,480 12K Super 35 image sensor, 14 stops of dynam ...

    July 16, 2020

IBC

  • Avid Media Composer to support ProRes RAW
    Avid Media Composer to support ProRes RAW

    BURLINGTON, MA — Avid (www.avid.com) has announced that Media Composer will deliver native support for Apple’s ProRes RAW camera codec and support for ProRes playback and encoding on Windows. In addit ...

    September 13, 2019

  • Blackmagic Design announces Blackmagic RAW 1.5
    Blackmagic Design announces Blackmagic RAW 1.5

    AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS — Blackmagic Design (www.blackmagicdesign.com) has announced Blackmagic RAW 1.5, a new software update with support for Adobe Premiere Pro and Avid Media Composer, plus Blackmag ...

    September 13, 2019

  • EditShare at IBC with solutions for Premiere Pro workflows
    EditShare at IBC with solutions for Premiere Pro workflows

    BOSTON — EditShare (www.editshare.com), a technology provider that specializes in collaboration, security and intelligent storage solutions, will showcase Helmut FX, IO, CO (Cosmo), and HK (Housekeepe ...

    September 9, 2019

  • Outsider Editorial adds Cam Anderson to roster
    Outsider Editorial adds Cam Anderson to roster

    TORONTO — Outsider Editorial (https://outsidereditorial.com) has added editor Cam Anderson to its roster. He represents the third addition to the editorial boutique’s roster since it opened in 2018.

    May 18, 2022

  • Machine welcomes senior sound designer James Cobbold.
    Machine welcomes senior sound designer James Cobbold.

    LONDON — Sound design and music company Machine (machinesound.co) has hired senior sound designer James Cobbold. He arrives at Machine’s newly-expanded Fitzrovia studios with a career that includes ti ...

    May 12, 2022

  • Mel Sullivan named CEO of award-winning VFX studio Framestore
    Mel Sullivan named CEO of award-winning VFX studio Framestore

    LONDON — Framestore (www.framestore.com), the Oscar-, BAFTA- and Emmy-winning VFX studio that has created visuals for the likes of Gravity, Paddington 1 & 2, Spider Man: No Way Home, His Dark Mate ...

    May 12, 2022

  • Technicolor commits to climate change initiative
    Technicolor commits to climate change initiative

    PARIS — Technicolor (www.technicolor.com) has announced its commitment to the Science Based Targets initiative’s (SBTi) Net-Zero Standard and the Business Ambition for 1.5º, in order to reduce busines ...

    March 10, 2022

  • Uppercut makes appointments, announces West Coast expansion
    Uppercut makes appointments, announces West Coast expansion

    NEW YORK CITY — Editorial, finishing and VFX studio Uppercut (uppercutedit.com) has promoted Lisa Sadek to head of production at its New York office. In addition, the studio has hired Jared Thomas, wh ...

    November 8, 2021

  • Foundry Webinar to offer 'Black Perspective'
    Foundry Webinar to offer 'Black Perspective'

    LONDON — On Tuesday, August 4th, Foundry will host a Webinar looking at “Black Perspectives” in the visual effects industry. Three professionals will offer insight into their career journeys — from th ...

    July 27, 2020

  • Music Video: Alice Glass - <I>Love Is Violence</I>
    Music Video: Alice Glass - Love Is Violence

    Electronic pop artist Alice Glass recently released a music video for her single Love Is Violence off her debut studio album “Prey//IV.” The Eating Glass Records artist says listeners can relate to th ...

    March 16, 2022

  • Music Video: Doja Cat - <I>Get Into It (Yuh)</I>
    Music Video: Doja Cat - Get Into It (Yuh)

    LOS ANGELES — Lord Danger (www.lorddanger.com) recently produced Doja Cat's new music video for Get Into It (Yuh). Directed by Mike Diva, the video is set in space, where Doja and the crew of her star ...

    February 2, 2022

  • Music Video: Cannibal Kids - <I>Jeans</I>
    Music Video: Cannibal Kids - Jeans

    Shaemax Records recording artists Cannibal Kids recently released a new video for their track Jeans. Directed and written by Brianna Piedra (@briipii), the video from the Miami-based band is a mixture ...

    January 12, 2022

NAB

  • Facilis previews upcoming shared-storage technology
    Facilis previews upcoming shared-storage technology

    HUDSON, MA — Facilis (www.facilis.com), the provider of high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks, was at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas with a number of an ...

    April 29, 2022

  • Blackmagic Design introduces three cloud solutions
    Blackmagic Design introduces three cloud solutions

    FREMONT, CA — Blackmagic Design (https://www.blackmagicdesign.com) showed a number of cloud solutions at the recent NAB show in Las Vegas. The company’s Cloud Store is a high performance network stora ...

    April 28, 2022

  • Canon updates 4K/HDR DP-V1830 pro reference display
    Canon updates 4K/HDR DP-V1830 pro reference display

    MELVILLE, NY — Last December, Canon USA (www.usa.canon.com) launched the DP-V1830, an 18.4-inch professional 4K reference display that features improved core components, such as a high-quality display ...

    April 28, 2022

  • Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post
    Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post

    NEW YORK CITY — During the pandemic, many post production professionals shifted to remote work, often applying novel workflow technologies to remain productive. In the next edition of Post Break, the ...

    May 24, 2022

  • Alkemy X grows VFX team
    Alkemy X grows VFX team

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (https://www.alkemy-x.com) continues to expand its visual effects team with the recent additions of head of IT, VFX, Jeff Hipolito, and VFX compositor Jimmy Smith. The hires b ...

    May 19, 2022

  • Wild Manor hires editor Jessica Farmer
    Wild Manor hires editor Jessica Farmer

    BOULDER, CO — Wild Manor (www.wildmanor.com) has added editor Jessica Farmer to its team. Formerly with The Now Corporation, she brings a credit list that includes work for Vrbo, Infiniti, Ralph Laure ...

    May 18, 2022

  • <I>CODA</I> wins Best Picture, <I>Dune</I> sweeps craft categories
    CODA wins Best Picture, Dune sweeps craft categories

    HOLLYWOOD — The 94th Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre at Ovation Hollywood on Sunday, March 27th, honoring movies released in 2021. The Power of the Dog led all nominations with 12, but ...

    March 28, 2022

  • Pamela Martin wins ACE Eddie for <I>King Richard</I>
    Pamela Martin wins ACE Eddie for King Richard

    LOS ANGELES — Pamela Martin, ACE, won the ACE Eddie Award for Best Edited Feature Film (Dramatic) for King Richard. American Cinema Editors held its 72nd ACE Eddie Awards on March 5th at The Theatre a ...

    March 7, 2022

  • AMPS & MPSE respond to changes in Oscars broadcast
    AMPS & MPSE respond to changes in Oscars broadcast

    HOLLYWOOD — With the recent revelation that this year’s Oscars broadcast will not include live coverage of numerous craft categories, several organizations have responded. Prior to the live broadcast ...

    February 24, 2022

  • Nomad launches new studio in Austin
    Nomad launches new studio in Austin

    AUSTIN, TX — Creative editorial/VFX company Nomad (https://nomadedit.com) has expanded is US operations with the launch of a new Austin studio. The new space will help the company develop a creative p ...

    May 20, 2022

  • Alkemy X grows VFX team
    Alkemy X grows VFX team

    NEW YORK CITY — Alkemy X (https://www.alkemy-x.com) continues to expand its visual effects team with the recent additions of head of IT, VFX, Jeff Hipolito, and VFX compositor Jimmy Smith. The hires b ...

    May 19, 2022

  • Outsider Editorial adds Cam Anderson to roster
    Outsider Editorial adds Cam Anderson to roster

    TORONTO — Outsider Editorial (https://outsidereditorial.com) has added editor Cam Anderson to its roster. He represents the third addition to the editorial boutique’s roster since it opened in 2018.

    May 18, 2022

  • MPSE to celebrate platinum anniversary, announces Awards date
    MPSE to celebrate platinum anniversary, announces Awards date

    HOLLYWOOD — The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) have announced that the 70th Annual MPSE Golden Reel Awards will take place on Sunday, February 26th, 2023, in Los Angeles. For the first time in th ...

    May 18, 2022

  • Composer Geoff Zanelli scores Showtime's <I>The First Lady</I>
    Composer Geoff Zanelli scores Showtime's The First Lady

    LOS ANGELES — Emmy award-winning composer Geoff Zanelli (geoffzanelli.com) created the original score for Showtime’s hour-long drama, The First Lady. The drama is a reframing of American leadership, t ...

    May 12, 2022

  • London-based Misc Studios launches for high-end VFX
    London-based Misc Studios launches for high-end VFX

    LONDON — Adam Luckwell and Michael Elson recently launched Misc Studios (misc-studios.com), a new VFX house dedicated to high end VFX production. Based in central London’s Noho area on the northside o ...

    April 5, 2022

  • Adobe Stock Film Festival livestream set for 7/15
    Adobe Stock Film Festival livestream set for 7/15

    SAN JOSE, CA — On Wednesday at 9am(PST), Adobe will use FB Live to present the Adobe Stock Film Festival. The livestream, which will be hosted by Adobe’s Jason Levine, will introduce 13 short films th ...

    July 14, 2020

  • Blisstek initiative looks to aid film archives
    Blisstek initiative looks to aid film archives

    LONDON — Blisstek (www.Blisstek.com) is calling for film archive custodians to take action to digitize all historically-, culturally- and commercially-significant content before it is too late. To sup ...

    March 6, 2020

  • University of North Texas Libraries joins Footage.net
    University of North Texas Libraries joins Footage.net

    NEW YORK CITY — Footage.net, the stock, archival and news footage search engine, has announced that over 50,000 preview clips from the University of North Texas's archive of local news are now availab ...

    February 20, 2020

  • SanDisk shows portable storage solutions for post workflows
    SanDisk shows portable storage solutions for post workflows

    SAN JOSE, CA — SanDisk Professional (www.westerndigital.com) showed a number of storage solutions at NAB 2022 in Las Vegas in April, including the new 7.68TB G-Drive Pro Studio SSD. The professional-g ...

    May 3, 2022

  • Elements launches cloud solution for M&E workflows
    Elements launches cloud solution for M&E workflows

    DUSSELDORF, GERMANY — Elements (elements.tv), a specialist in high performance media storage, was at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas with its new cloud solution. The software platform runs on the custo ...

    May 2, 2022

  • Facilis previews upcoming shared-storage technology
    Facilis previews upcoming shared-storage technology

    HUDSON, MA — Facilis (www.facilis.com), the provider of high performance shared storage solutions for collaborative media production networks, was at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas with a number of an ...

    April 29, 2022

  • NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage
    NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage

    LOS ANGELES — NBCUniversal StudioPost (www.universalstudioslot.com) recently opened the new Hitchcock mixing stage on the Universal Studios Lot. Sound Stage 6 was transformed over the past year into a ...

    May 25, 2022

  • ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite
    ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite

    SANTA MONICA — ArsenalFX Color (www.arsenalfxcolor.tv) is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post facility, which provides dailies, c ...

    May 25, 2022

  • Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post
    Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post

    NEW YORK CITY — During the pandemic, many post production professionals shifted to remote work, often applying novel workflow technologies to remain productive. In the next edition of Post Break, the ...

    May 24, 2022

  • NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage
    NBCUniversal StudioPost opens new Hitchcock mix stage

    LOS ANGELES — NBCUniversal StudioPost (www.universalstudioslot.com) recently opened the new Hitchcock mixing stage on the Universal Studios Lot. Sound Stage 6 was transformed over the past year into a ...

    May 25, 2022

  • ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite
    ArsenalFX Color to launch Albuquerque satellite

    SANTA MONICA — ArsenalFX Color (www.arsenalfxcolor.tv) is celebrating its tenth anniversary with an ambitious effort to grow and extend its reach. The boutique post facility, which provides dailies, c ...

    May 25, 2022

  • Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post
    Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post

    NEW YORK CITY — During the pandemic, many post production professionals shifted to remote work, often applying novel workflow technologies to remain productive. In the next edition of Post Break, the ...

    May 24, 2022

  • Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap
    Autodesk invests in Radical for AI-powered 3D mobcap

    SAN FRANCISCO — Autodesk (autodesk.com) has announced its investment in Radical (https://getrad.co), the New York-based developer of a cloud-based, AI-powered, 3D motion-capture solution. The investme ...

    May 25, 2022

  • Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post
    Thursday's PNYA panel to examine the future of remote post

    NEW YORK CITY — During the pandemic, many post production professionals shifted to remote work, often applying novel workflow technologies to remain productive. In the next edition of Post Break, the ...

    May 24, 2022

  • Nomad launches new studio in Austin
    Nomad launches new studio in Austin

    AUSTIN, TX — Creative editorial/VFX company Nomad (https://nomadedit.com) has expanded is US operations with the launch of a new Austin studio. The new space will help the company develop a creative p ...

    May 20, 2022