|2014 Entertainment in the Internet Age (ETIA) Conference Show Report|
ETIA 2014 Overview
Showcasing the state of the art in technologies for providing entertainment over digital infrastructures, the second Entertainment in the Internet Age (ETIA) conference was jointly sponsored by SMPTE and Stanford's Center for Image Systems Engineering (SCIEN). On June 17 and 18, attendees gathered in the Nvidia Auditorium in the Huang Engineering Building on the Stanford campus to hear presentations from more than 50 industry experts. These visionaries shared their insights on best practices and future challenges for serving the entertainment needs of consumers worldwide over IP-based infrastructure — most commonly using the Internet.
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|Eleven New Broadcast and Cinematography Manufacturers Join the Growing Ranks of Adorama Vendors|
Tektronix, Cineo, Freefly, Cineped, Bright Tangerine, Wally Dolly, Ikegami, Transvideo, Middle Atlantic, Hive Lighting and Autocue recently added to the Adorama List of Vendors; New Products Now Available Through its Corporate, Government and Education Sales Channels
Adorama, one of the world’s largest photography, video, imaging and electronics retailers, is now carrying 11 new manufacturer lines, adding some of the industry’s most renowned brands to the impressive lineup. New cinematography and broadcast products available for purchase through Adorama’s corporate, government and education sales channels, as well as online and in-store through the Adorama Pro department include:
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|ETIA 2014 Exploration Zone to Showcase Holodeck-Inspired Virtual Reality Technology Driving Immersive Entertainment|
Conference Session Draws Tech and Creative Visionaries to Discuss Keys to Unleashing Potential of the Interactive, Immersive Entertainment Experience
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®), the worldwide leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, and the Stanford Center for Image Systems Engineering (SCIEN) have released details on the new Interactive Exploration Zone at the 2014 "Entertainment Technology in the Internet Age" (ETIA) conference. The zone will feature developing technologies that are driving the evolution of immersive entertainment experiences. A subsequent evening session, "The Holodeck: Entertainment for the Next Generation," will include an interview with renowned gaming industry creative and executive William "Bing" Gordon of KPCB and a panel discussion including Gordon and other innovators.
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|Hive Lighting to Unveil Two New Plasma Production Lighting Products at NAB 2014|
Hive Adds Bee Plasma Flood lights and Holographic Diffusing Polycarbonate Lenses to Line-Up of High-Output, Energy-Efficient Plasma Lighting Products
At the 2014 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show in Las Vegas, Hive Lighting will showcase two of their latest innovations in plasma production lighting: the Bee Plasma Flood light and Holographic Diffusing Polycarbonate (HDP) lenses. Hive will exhibit these new products alongside their entire line of high-output, energy-efficient plasma lighting solutions from April 7-10, 2014 at booth #C11728 in the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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|Transmission For Jay Z "Made In America"|
The Exchange CEO Brian O'Shea, announced today that Australian distributor, Transmission Films acquired distribution rights of Ron Howard's JAY Z's "MADE IN AMERICA" for Australia and New Zealand.
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|The Hive Expands Service Offering With Google Virtual Tours Certification|
LA-based production company, The Hive, has added Google’s business virtual tour feature, Google Business Photos, to its existing service offering. The service - exclusively available from Google, and the only virtual tour that can be added to Google listings - brings businesses to life by showcasing their interiors around the world using Street View technology.
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|Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt to Invade Theatres in a New Sci-Fi Thriller on March 14, 2014|
From Director Doug Liman, the Film is Based on the Book "All You Need is Kill"
The upcoming epic sci-fi thriller, starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt and based on the book All You Need is Kill, will open on March 14, 2014, from Warner Bros. Pictures, Legendary Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures. The announcement was made today by Dan Fellman, President of Domestic Distribution, and Veronika Kwan Vandenberg, President of International Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures.
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|Imagineer Systems to Preview New Update to mocha v3 at SIGGRAPH 2012|
Special Guest VFX Artists to Showcase Examples of their Work on Top Hollywood Blockbusters and Television Series in the Imagineer Systems Booth
Imagineer Systems today announced it will showcase its newest versions of mocha Pro™ and mocha AE™, at SIGGRAPH 2012 in Los Angeles next week. Imagineer also announced it will be showing a technology preview of the upcoming mocha v3.1. This release will add significant new tools for lens distorted footage, Python scripting, RED support and new features to help roto artists work more efficiently.
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|The Hive Completes The Motion Comic “The Alchemist Agenda”|
Won The $100,000 Amazon Studios Test Movie Contest
The Hive has completed, an Amazon Studios winning production, "The Alchemist Agenda" based upon an original script by Marty Weiss. The motion comic is the first full length motion comic created from original artwork and was produced by Marty Weiss and The Hive’s Yesenia Higuera and Benjamin Price.
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|Evolutions Creates Earth|
Evolutions, Soho’s largest independent post-production facility, is delighted to announce the launch of a brand-new boutique, digital studio dedicated to servicing the commercials, design, promos and vfx market.
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|Trace Welcomes New Creative Director|
Trace Pictures is thrilled to announce their new Creative Director, Hector Herrera. Hector has joined the ranks of Trace heading up the design and animation team.
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|Area Auteurs Awarded Highest Honor at 28th Annual Telly Competition|
Outstanding work honored from record-breaking pool of entries
Aaron Wells of Silver Beach Productions, Inc. and Suzanne L. Niedland of BusEye Films, LLC have been honored for their production What is Art? at the 28th Annual Telly Awards with a Silver Telly, the award’s highest honor.
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|News: Nattress updates Film Effects for Apple's Final Cut Pro|
Nattress releases Film Effects V2.5.1 Demo. Film Effects 2.5.1 is fully compatible with HDV video, allowing you to give a real 24p look to your 1080i60 HDV, all inside Final Cut Pro. The fully functional watermarked demo allows you to find out for yourself why Film Effects is so popular!
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