• Method Man employs mocap technology for metaverse comic book
    Method Man employs mocap technology for metaverse comic book

    Hip-hop legend Method Man has joined his peers investing in the metaverse by partnering with motion-graphic artist Jonathan Winbush to create one of the first comic books for the metaverse: the MEFave ...

    August 11, 2022

  • Milk to create VFX for upcoming <I>Surviving Earth</I> series
    Milk to create VFX for upcoming Surviving Earth series

    LONDON — Loud Minds has partnered with VFX studio Milk (milk-vfx.com), here, to create the full suite of visual effects for the newly commissioned eight-part NBC series, Surviving Earth. A co-producti ...

    August 4, 2022

  • Open Road launches branding/design division PopClutch
    Open Road launches branding/design division PopClutch

    LOS ANGELES — Theatrical marketing agency Open Road (openroad.la) has launched a new branding and design division called PopClutch (popclutch.openroad.la). Coinciding with the announcement, Paul Brodi ...

    July 27, 2022

  • London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite
    London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite

    LONDON — Boutique VFX and finishing house Stone Dogs (https://stonedogs.co.uk) has launched its new color operation following the expansion of its studio earlier this year. The Stone Dogs space has ev ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Lance Hayes named director of post technology at Harbor
    Lance Hayes named director of post technology at Harbor

    LOS ANGELES — Lance Hayes has joined Harbor (harborpicturecompany.com) as director of post technology, based out of the company’s LA campus. Hayes brings more than 14 years of technical operations exp ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Yana Collins Lehman promoted to CEO at Trevanna Post
    Yana Collins Lehman promoted to CEO at Trevanna Post

    NEW YORK CITY — Trevanna Post (https://trevannapost.com), which specializes in in post production accounting, has promoted Yana Collins Lehman to chief executive officer. She previously served as pres ...

    August 15, 2022

  • London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite
    London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite

    LONDON — Boutique VFX and finishing house Stone Dogs (https://stonedogs.co.uk) has launched its new color operation following the expansion of its studio earlier this year. The Stone Dogs space has ev ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team
    Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team

    NEW YORK CITY — Full service post production company Assembly (www.assembly.tv) has added senior colorist Maria Carretero to its team of artists. She comes to the studio from Nice Shoes, where she hel ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Nice Shoes finishes Netflix documentary <I>Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey</I>
    Nice Shoes finishes Netflix documentary Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey

    NEW YORK CITY — Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com) provided color grading and editorial finishing services for Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey, Netflix’s four-part documentary series about the Fundamentalist Ch ...

    August 3, 2022

  • London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite
    London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite

    LONDON — Boutique VFX and finishing house Stone Dogs (https://stonedogs.co.uk) has launched its new color operation following the expansion of its studio earlier this year. The Stone Dogs space has ev ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team
    Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team

    NEW YORK CITY — Full service post production company Assembly (www.assembly.tv) has added senior colorist Maria Carretero to its team of artists. She comes to the studio from Nice Shoes, where she hel ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Leostream recognized for remote access software
    Leostream recognized for remote access software

    WALTHAM, MA – Leostream (leostream.com), a provider of enterprise-grade remote access solutions, will be honored by the Television Academy at the 74th Engineering, Science & Technology Emmy Awards ...

    August 10, 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

  • 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

  • Method Man employs mocap technology for metaverse comic book
    Method Man employs mocap technology for metaverse comic book

    Hip-hop legend Method Man has joined his peers investing in the metaverse by partnering with motion-graphic artist Jonathan Winbush to create one of the first comic books for the metaverse: the MEFave ...

    August 11, 2022

  • Music Video: Yasmina — <I>Here You Go Again</I>
    Music Video: Yasmina — Here You Go Again

    Yasmina’s new music video Here You Go Again uses the 4:3 aspect ratio to create a vibe that compliments her retro sound. The project was directed by Reece Daniels and Jivensley Alexis of New York City ...

    July 22, 2022

  • Music Video: Nikki Lane — <I>Black Widow</I>
    Music Video: Nikki Lane — Black Widow

    Nashville vocalist/songwriter Nikki Lane recently debuted a new song and music video. Black Widow was directed by Austin Leih and shot in Austin, TX. The track is from Lane’s forthcoming album “Denim ...

    July 19, 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

  • Dneg hires two Oscar-winning VFX supervisors
    Dneg hires two Oscar-winning VFX supervisors

    LONDON – Visual effects and animation studio Dneg (www.dneg.com) has hired Academy Award-winners Eric Brevig and Greg Butler as VFX supervisors. Both bring decades of experience in the film industry.& ...

    June 23, 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

  • 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

  • Leostream recognized for remote access software
    Leostream recognized for remote access software

    WALTHAM, MA – Leostream (leostream.com), a provider of enterprise-grade remote access solutions, will be honored by the Television Academy at the 74th Engineering, Science & Technology Emmy Awards ...

    August 10, 2022

  • 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

  • London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite
    London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite

    LONDON — Boutique VFX and finishing house Stone Dogs (https://stonedogs.co.uk) has launched its new color operation following the expansion of its studio earlier this year. The Stone Dogs space has ev ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team
    Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team

    NEW YORK CITY — Full service post production company Assembly (www.assembly.tv) has added senior colorist Maria Carretero to its team of artists. She comes to the studio from Nice Shoes, where she hel ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Rebecca Boswell named EP at music & sound design studio Machine
    Rebecca Boswell named EP at music & sound design studio Machine

    LONDON — Sound design and music company Machine (machinesound.co), which just opened the doors at its newly expanded Fitzrovia premises, has hired Rebecca Boswell, who will serve as executive producer ...

    August 15, 2022

  • London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite
    London's Stone Dogs adds color-grading suite

    LONDON — Boutique VFX and finishing house Stone Dogs (https://stonedogs.co.uk) has launched its new color operation following the expansion of its studio earlier this year. The Stone Dogs space has ev ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team
    Maria Carretero now part of Assembly's color-grading team

    NEW YORK CITY — Full service post production company Assembly (www.assembly.tv) has added senior colorist Maria Carretero to its team of artists. She comes to the studio from Nice Shoes, where she hel ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Lance Hayes named director of post technology at Harbor
    Lance Hayes named director of post technology at Harbor

    LOS ANGELES — Lance Hayes has joined Harbor (harborpicturecompany.com) as director of post technology, based out of the company’s LA campus. Hayes brings more than 14 years of technical operations exp ...

    August 15, 2022

  • Orbital captures ICVFX on LA virtual production stages
    Orbital captures ICVFX on LA virtual production stages

    LOS ANGELES — Orbital Virtual Studios (https://orbitalvs.com), which provides high quality virtual production services via two stages at its downtown Los Angeles headquarters, has built a pipeline for ...

    August 4, 2022

  • Milk to create VFX for upcoming <I>Surviving Earth</I> series
    Milk to create VFX for upcoming Surviving Earth series

    LONDON — Loud Minds has partnered with VFX studio Milk (milk-vfx.com), here, to create the full suite of visual effects for the newly commissioned eight-part NBC series, Surviving Earth. A co-producti ...

    August 4, 2022

  • Amélie Poitras named president at VFX studio Folks
    Amélie Poitras named president at VFX studio Folks

    MONTREAL — The Fuse Group (www.fusefx.com), parent organization to visual effects studios FuseFX, Folks, Rising Sun Pictures and El Ranchito, recently announced the appointment of Amélie Poitras as pr ...

    July 26, 2022