|Imaginary Forces Paints With Love For Toyota|
Ever get so caught up in the sometimes-arduous task of car shopping that you forget that it is actually meant to be fun? Imaginary Forces art director Joan Lau and creative director Michelle Dougherty bring back the youthful elation of selecting that lustrous new set of wheels in the charming :60 animation, “Love in One Mile,” for Toyota out of Saatchi London, co-produced with Supergoober, London.
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|Christie Positions Customers For Decades Of Growth With Wide Range Of Innovative Products, Services And Financing Options At Cinemacon|
“Innovation Theatre” to showcase latest advances in High Frame Rate Projection
Christie®, a global visual technology company, will showcase a wide range of innovative cinema projection solutions, backed by its monitoring and support services, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, April 15 – 18. Christie is the world’s largest manufacturer, installer and servicer of DLP Cinema® projectors and once again has the show’s largest CinemaCon exhibit area to confirm its position as the “Exhibitor’s Choice” for attendees of this pre-eminent gathering of movie theater owners from around the world.
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|LA 3-D Movie Festival Announces 2012 Program|
Festival to feature program of international 3-D short and feature films
The LA 3-D Club is pleased to announce the program for the 9th Annual Los Angeles 3-D Movie Festival, to be held on Friday, December 14th through Sunday, December 16th, 2012, at the Downtown Independent Theater. The festival will showcase a selection of over twenty international 3-D shorts in competition, two 3-D feature films, a special presentation, and a memorial celebration of the life, work, and legacy of Ray Zone. All events will be held at the Downtown Independent Theater, 251 S. Main Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90012. For the complete schedule and online ticket sales, visit the festival website, http://www.LA3DFest.com
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|RODEO FX Contributes 50 VFX Shots To The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2|
RODEO FX, one of the world’s premiere visual effects companies, regularly contributing unique visual imagery to Hollywood’s blockbuster motion pictures, has contributed 50 VFX shots to “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn—Part 2.” The company previously provided VFX to an earlier edition of the Twilight Saga series, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse.” The announcement was made today by Sébastien Moreau, President/VFX Supervisor/Founder, RODEO FX.
published 6 months ago read more
|The 56th BFI London Film Festival|
The programme for the 56th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express launched on Wednesday 5 September under the new creative leadership of BFI’s Head of Exhibition and Festival Director, Clare Stewart, bringing a rich and diverse programme of international films and events from both established and upcoming talent over a 12 day celebration of cinema. The Festival will screen a total of 225 fiction and documentary features, including 12 World Premieres, 12 International Premieres and 35 European Premieres*. There will also be screenings of 111 live action and animated shorts. A stellar line-up of directors, cast and crew are expected to take part in career interviews, master classes, and other special events. The 56th BFI London Film Festival will run from 10-21 October 2012.
published 8 months ago read more
|New Wacom Cintiqs Paint a Pretty Picture|
The Cintiq 24HD touch and Cintiq 22HD provide an immersive and natural pen-on-screen experience for professional creators of digital content
Tailored around the increasing demands of creative professionals, Wacom® announces two new members of the Cintiq® family of interactive pen displays, the Cintiq 24HD touch and Cintiq 22HD. Artists and designers now have two new options for working directly on screen. As with the Cintiq 24HD, Wacom's latest Cintiqs feature best-in-class widescreen HD displays, ultra-wide viewing angles and premium color performance. To give professional artists and designers enhanced focus on their work and creativity, Wacom introduces the powerful combination of a precision pen and natural multi-touch. With the addition of these models to the Cintiq lineup, anyone, from freelance industrial designers sketching in a small studio to Hollywood animators creating the next blockbuster movie, can find a Cintiq that best fits their workflow.
published 10 months ago read more
|Quantel Pablo creates the look for 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo'|
Pablo combines creativity and technology for one of the largest 4K movies ever delivered
Hollywood post house Light Iron put its two Quantel Pablo color correction systems to the ultimate test in carrying out the 4K DI for David Fincher's "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo". "Dragon Tattoo" is among the largest 4K movies ever delivered: at 2 hours and 38 minutes, the final DI consists of almost 250,000 frames of 45 megabytes each. Light Iron's Pablos proved more than equal to the task, helping to produce an 'elegantly cinematic'* result.
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|Digital Art Zone Adds New CEO and CMO to Executive Staff|
Key Hires to Ensure Future Growth of Leading 3D Software and Content Provider
Digital Art Zone, a leader in the development of 3D software and content, is pleased to announce two new additions to their executive management team. Jim Thornton, a seasoned executive, is now Digital Art Zone’s Chief Executive Officer; while Ms. Maile Keone will run the marketing department, as the firm’s Chief Marketing Officer.
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|ASSIMILATE partners with The Bridge for SCRATCH training|
ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of powerful post-production tools for digital workflows, has teamed up with The Bridge Media Training Ltd in London, UK, to provide in-depth digital cinema and broadcast training courses for its SCRATCH® DI finishing and SCRATCH Lab™ VFX and on-location dailies workflow products.
published 2 years ago read more
|Anton/Bauer Marks 40th Anniversary With TV Appearance On “World’s Greatest!...”|
Industry Pioneer Selected to Appear in 13-Part Series on ION Television
Anton/Bauer®, a brand of The Vitec Group, and the world’s premier provider of batteries, chargers, lighting and other mobile power systems for the professional broadcast, video and film industries, has been selected to appear on “World’s Greatest!...”, a 13-part series highlighting some of the world’s most remarkable companies, products, places and people.
published 3 years ago read more
|BuderEngel Makes a Splash for Monterey Bay Aquarium|
San Francisco-based advertising agency BuderEngel (BE) rolled out a series of branding and marketing initiatives to showcase the renovation of, Splash Zone: Ocean Homes at the Monterey Bay Aquarium, one of the nations top attractions.*
published 5 years ago read more
|Cine-tal’s Cinemage Helps Breathe Life into “Open Air”|
Display System Used for On-Set Monitoring & Color Previsualization for Indie Drama
Cine-tal’s Cinemage HD calibrated display system was recently used during the production of Open Air, a political drama from Arcady Bay Entertainment, to perform instant review of data captured by a Sony F23 digital cinema camera and to apply color grading LUTs in real time on the set.
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|News: Harris Wins ART Graphics Deal with Inscriber|
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has announced that it has received an important order for its Inscriber® RTX™ system from Arab Radio and Television Network (ART), located at Jordan Media City (JMC) in Amman, Jordan. The initial Inscriber® RTX™ installation will provide the on-air brand design and graphics capabilities for three of ART’s television channels.
published 7 years ago read more