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Hollywood's Flash Film Works Completes VFX for "The Librarians" using Fusion Studio Fremont, CA -- May 22, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Flash Film Works uses Fusion Studio on TNT's new hit show "The Librarians," including dozens of extensive VFX shots for each of the television show's weekly episodes. ...Read More »
Inhance Digital Uses Fusion Studio for VFX on "Grimm" Fremont, CA -- May 20, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced today that Hollywood's Inhance Digital uses Fusion Studio to complete VFX work for a number of this year's top shows, including "Jane the Virgin," "Nashville," and "Grimm," one of NBC's most popular and long running shows. ...Read More »
Shotgun Announces 2015 Pipeline Awards Call for Entries Los Angeles, CA -- May 19, 2015-- Shotgun Software announced the call for entries for the second annual Pipeline Awards to recognize excellence in pipeline tool development, integration, engineering and usage. Members of the global Shotgun community are encouraged to submit inventive tools and individuals for consideration and an opportunity to be recognized with a distinguished Pipeline Award. ...Read More »
Shotgun Announces 2015 Pipeline Awards Call for Entries Los Angeles, CA -- May 19, 2015-- Shotgun Software announced the call for entries for the second annual Pipeline Awards to recognize excellence in pipeline tool development, integration, engineering and usage. Members of the global Shotgun community are encouraged to submit inventive tools and individuals for consideration and an opportunity to be recognized with a distinguished Pipeline Award. ...Read More »
CBC Iberia, Spain Adopts SuperSurv for Android to Elevate Data Collection Efficiency -- May 19, 2015-- CBC Iberia S.A. selected SuperSurv to enhance outdoor operations integrating pest management in organic farming and facilitate the pharmaceutical/ Chemical business. ...Read More »
Dave Evans Joins Leadership Team at Integrated Media Technologies Los Angeles, CA -- May 13, 2015-- Integrated Media Technologies, Inc. (IMT) has added a key figure to their growing leadership team. Dave Evans has been named to the new post of Senior Director of Advanced Consulting Services and IT Strategy. ...Read More »
Perception Neuron Brings Its Motion Capture and Immersive Virtual Reality Technology to Maker Faire and SVVR 2015 -- May 11, 2015--

San Jose, CA (PRWEB) May 11, 2015 Perception Neuron, the worlds smallest, most adaptive, versatile and affordable relnofollow tit... ...Read More »

Editors' Lounge Panelists Share Insights On The Business Side Of Film & Television Editing Careers Burbank, CA -- May 06, 2015-- You must be an expert in the field on all levels ...Read More »
Quiet Planet Joins The Pro Sound Effects Library New York, NY -- May 05, 2015-- Gordon Hempton, the Emmy-winning nature recordist, announced a partnership with Pro Sound Effects, the next level sound effects library, to include his entire Quiet Planet® nature recordings catalog in the Pro Sound Effects® library ...Read More »
BBC One Drama Adaptation of Poldark Composited in Fusion Studio Fremont, CA -- April 29, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Poldark, the new hit television drama by production company Mammoth Screen features visual effects production by Lexhag Ltd, including lavish set extensions and 3D matte painting, which were composited in Fusion Studio 7. ...Read More »
Proof Creative Director/Founder Ron Frankel to Present an "Inside Look at Previs and Postvis" During 2015 FMX Conference; Los Angeles -- April 29, 2015-- Ron Frankel, Creative Director & Founder of Proof Inc., one of the film industry's leading visualization houses, will present a session entitled ?All About the Viz - Recent Work and Developments from Proof,? on May 7, from 2-3 PM, during the 2015 FMX Conference in Germany ...Read More »
AlphaDogs Discover Fairies Living In Gnome Homes Burbank, CA -- April 21, 2015-- Evolving beyond a ?whodonit? story, The Gnomist follows the lives of three isolated suburban women who find themselves in Firefly Forest searching for something ...Read More »
United Recording: Matt Linesch Produces/Engineers Mike Mangione & The Union Hollywood, CA -- April 16, 2015-- Prolific producer and recording engineer Matt "Linny" Linesch takes the helm at United Recording in Hollywood for the fifth album from Chicago's Mike Mangione & The Union. Linesch has been tracking the band in United's renowned Studio B, while overdubbing in his adjacent private studio at United. ...Read More »
Blackmagic Design Announces Fusion 8 will be available on Mac OS X and Linux Fremont, CA -- April 13, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced Fusion 8, the world?s most advanced visual effects and motion graphics software, will be released on Mac OS X and Linux. ...Read More »
ContentAgent. New features for file-based management and automation tool added at NAB 2015 London, UK -- April 08, 2015-- Automated multi-user camera card ingest speeds acquistion to post in ingest-intensive environments. Resolution independence opens door to UHD future. ...Read More »
Rediscover and Refine GIS Applications with SuperGIS Desktop 3.3 -- April 02, 2015-- SuperGIS Desktop 3.3 will be officially released in April. The upgrade optimizes diverse functionalities including geodataba ...Read More »
OTOY unveils OctaneRender 3: Massive upgrade to the world's best GPU renderer defines the state of the art for VFX in films, games and beyond California, -- March 17, 2015--

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloud graphics company, OTOY Inc., today delivered its largest update ever across its entire product line with the announcement of OctaneRender 3, ...Read More »

Bazillion Pictures Creates A 3D Architectural Projection Mapping Spectacle For Union Station?s Centennial Celebration Kansas City, MI -- March 03, 2015-- Bazillion Pictures transformed Union Station?s Beaux-Arts facade into a canvas for a 3D projection mapping video that was the centerpiece for the iconic Kansas City building?s centennial celebration. The full-service studio created the 3D animation, visual effects and motion graphics for the project, and crafted the multitude of digital assets into a spectacle of imagery, color and light that tells the story of this architectural landmark and how it adapted and persevered through a tumultuous century. The multi-media installation, entitled ?The Monument Comes Alive,? garnered two Gold ADDYs at the 2015 American Advertising Federation Awards (AAF-Kansas City,) on the heels of winning top honors at the Telly Awards. ...Read More »
Visual Effects for 20th Century Fox's "Kingsman: The Secret Service" Composited in Fusion Studio Fremont, CA -- February 20, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Fusion Studio was used by VFX house Doc & A Soc to construct some of the most complex visual effects (VFX) in Matthew Vaughn's latest worldwide cinema release "Kingsman: The Secret Service." ...Read More »
Thinkbox Software Previews Sequoia at REAL 2015 in San Francisco Los Angeles, CA -- February 18, 2015-- Thinkbox Software today announced that it will be demonstrating Sequoia at Real 2015, being held February 25-27, 2015 in San Francisco, CA at the Fort Mason Center. Currently in development with beta expected for later this year, Sequoia converts particle and point cloud data to geometry, and was first shown as an early technology demonstration at SIGGRAPH 2014. ...Read More »
Eric Wyner Joins Top Management at Integrated Media Technologies Los Angeles, CA -- February 11, 2015-- Eric Wyner, with over 25 years experience as sales leader at NetApp, CA Technologies, EMC and IBM, has been named Senior VP and General Manager of Integrated Media Technologies, Inc. (IMT), it was announced by Bruce Lyon, President and CEO. ...Read More »
Tapeless Post Production: File-Based Solutions At February Editors' Lounge -- February 09, 2015-- Editors' Lounge will present two solutions to help manage the bewildering and ever-changing world of tapeless, file-based post-production ...Read More »
Intelligent Creatures Uses Fusion Studio For Visual Effects For "Orphan Black" Fremont, CA -- February 03, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Toronto based visual effects shop Intelligent Creatures is using Fusion Studio to complete VFX for the hit show "Orphan Black." VFX work for the show will now include extensive effects for the new season of the show. ...Read More »
No-Cost Online GIS Courses on SupergeoTV to Enrich Geospatial Knowledge Taipei, Taiwan -- February 02, 2015-- # # # About Supergeo Supergeo Technologies Inc. is a leading global provider of GIS software and solutions. Since the establishment, Supergeo has been dedicated to providing state-of-the-art geospatial technologies and comprehensive services for customers around the world. It is our vision to help users utilize geospatial technologies to create a better world. Supergeo software and applications have been spread over the world to be the backbone of the world?s mapping and spatial analysis. Supergeo is the professional GIS vendor, providing GIS-related users with complete GIS solutions for desktop, mobile, server, and Internet platforms. Marketing Contact: Patty Chen Supergeo Technologies Inc. 5F, No. 71, Sec. 1, Zhouzi St., Taipei, 114, TAIWAN TEL:+886-2-2659 1899 Website: http://www.supergeotek.com Email: patty@supergeotek.com ...Read More »
Bazillion Pictures? Groundhog Day Spot Uses 3D Character Animation, Wit & Whimsy To Make It A Holiday Worthy Of Celebration Kansas City, MI -- February 02, 2015-- The team at Bazillion Pictures is united in its belief that Groundhog Day just doesn?t get the recognition it deserves - and steadfast in its determination to right this injustice. This year the company created an animated digital spot that uses wit and whimsy to bring this weighty issue to the public?s attention. ?Showtime,? the third in the series of videos created annually by the award winning animation and visual FX boutique, taps its multi disciplined team?s talent for crafting captivating 3D character animation. ...Read More »
Phosphene Names Rebecca Dunn Head of Operations and Strategy New York, NY -- January 28, 2015-- Phosphene, the New York-based independent VFX and design house, has named Rebecca Dunn to the newly created post of Head of Operations and Strategy, it was jointly announced by company CEO and Executive Producer Vivian Connolly and CCO and Senior VFX Supervisor John Bair. ...Read More »
Muse VFX Installs Fusion 7 Studio in Its Hollywood Pipeline Fremont, CA -- January 07, 2015-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Muse VFX has expanded its Fusion pipeline to include Fusion 7 Studio. Fusion 7 Studio will be used for VFX on all of Muse VFX's projects, including CBS's "NCIS" and "NCIS: New Orleans," as well as MTV's "Teen Wolf" hit television shows. ...Read More »
Bazillion Pictures Re-Launches: The Kansas City-Based 3D Animation/VFX Boutique Restructures and Expands Its Reach Kansas City, MI -- December 16, 2014-- Jeff Beith, owner and creative director of Bazillion Pictures, restructures his award-winning 3D animation and visual FX studio as it embarks on a pro-active campaign to introduce its creative services to a broader range of regional and national markets. The reorganization of the expanded facility incorporates improved workflow, as well as a fully integrated complement of services that includes in-house compositing, editing, color correction, finishing, interactive development, and audio capabilities. ...Read More »
SfN14: SMI Launches Eye Tracking Upgrade Package for the Oculus Rift DK2 HMD United States of America,United Kingdom,Germany, -- November 17, 2014-- BOSTON and TELTOW, Germany, November 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ...Read More »
8th Annual Digital Graffiti Festival At Alys Beach Calls For Artist Submissions Florida, -- November 12, 2014-- ALYS BEACH, Fla., Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The Alys Foundation invites artists from around the world to submit original artwork for the eighth annual Digital Graffiti Festival, the world's first projection art festival, held in Alys Beach on Scenic Highway 30A in Northwest Florida's South Walton c..... ...Read More »
Blackmagic Design Revolutionizes the Visual Effects Industry with Fusion 7 Fremont, CA -- November 10, 2014-- Blackmagic Design today announced that Fusion 7, the world's most advanced visual effects and motion graphics software, is now available completely free of charge. ...Read More »
Territory Introduces Its Hybrid Boutique's One-Stop Approach To Editorial & Post With The Launch Of Its New Space -- November 02, 2014-- Territory officially introduced itself to the national market as the finishing touches were recently completed on the second floor of the hybrid editorial and post-production boutique's 13,000 square foot space. The new moniker provides a vehicle for the restructuring and re-branding of founder and editor Terry King's award-winning company, STS-Griot. Territory takes its business model to the next level, meeting the demand for an integrated and efficient approach to high-end editing, finishing, visual FX, motion graphics, audio and sound design services for broadcast commercials, as well as digital media content. ...Read More »
First Naval Air Reserve Unit Descends Upon AlphaDogs Burbank, CA -- October 20, 2014-- The collaborative approach between the filmmakers and AlphaDogs during the post-process was instrumental in delivering a quality product that everyone was happy with ...Read More »
Athena Studios Names Vince De Quattro Executive in Charge of Production; Emeryville, CA -- October 06, 2014-- Athena Studios, an Emeryville, CA-based company specializing in animation for film and multimedia clients, has named Vince De Quattro as the company?s new Executive in Charge of Production. The announcement was made today by Jon V. Peters, Founder of Athena Studios. ...Read More »
Popular American Technology Author & Blogger Heads Down Under Sacramento, CA -- October 02, 2014-- Karl Palachuk, internationally recognized technology author, blogger, and managed services business consultant is heading to Australia and New Zealand on a four-city tour. ...Read More »
Imagineer Systems Celebrates the Season with its Annual Halloween Video Contest Guildford, UK -- October 02, 2014-- Imagineer Systems, creators of the Academy Award-winning mocha® planar tracking technology, is again on the lookout for the year?s most horrifying, or most hysterical, Halloween short film. The Halloween-inspired videos will win a number of software prizes from Imagineer Systems and contest partners Boris FX, FXHome, Rampant Design, Red Giant and Digital Anarchy. ...Read More »
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