THE REVENANT Wins American Society of Cinematographers Theatrical AwardCASANOVA and MARCO POLO Take Top Honors in TV Categories; MACBETH and SON OF SAUL Tie for Spotlight Award
Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, AMC; Vanja Cernjul, ASC, HFS; Pierre Gill, CSC; Adam Arkapaw, ACS; and Mátyás Erdély, HSC earned top honors in the four competitive categories at the 30th Annual American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Awards for Outstanding Achievement. The ceremony took place here Sunday night at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.published 5 months ago read more
Archimedia to Demonstrate Breakthrough 4K 60p Player Technology at 2015 HPA Tech Retreat
Archimedia Technology, a company whose applications bring precise multiformat viewing to the professional's desktop, TV, UHDTV, and SDI infrastructure, today announced it will host a demo room at the 2015 HPA Tech Retreat, Feb. 9-15 in Palm Springs, California. Archimedia will demonstrate its Atlas professional media player, which now plays 4K 60p and high dynamic range content on any display to the best of that display's native ability.published 1 year ago read more
Archimedia Announces Atlas Player Support for 4K 60p and HDR Content on Any Display
Archimedia Technology, a company whose applications bring precise multiformat viewing to the professional's desktop, TV, UHDTV, and SDI infrastructure, today announced the release of Atlas 3.1.1, the newest version of its full-featured precision media player. Atlas now makes it possible to watch 4K 60p content encoded in practically any format from all kinds of sources and manufacturers on all kinds of displays. That capability is a breakthrough for anyone in the media and entertainment industry — from technorati to producers to executives to archivists to lawyers — who until now had no way to view 4K 60p and high dynamic range content outside of the edit suite where it was created without first transcoding it to a smaller format to suit hardware limitations.published 1 year ago read more
Year Old Full Service VFX/Design Company Artemple-Hollywood Now Working on "Entourage," Names Karin Levinson EVP, Features and TV, and
Enjoys Long-Standing Working Relationship with Award-Winning Director David Fincher
Artemple-Hollywood, a high-end, full-service Visual Effects and Design company specializing in the art of seamless and “invisible” visual effects work for feature films, television, commercials, themed entertainment, special venue projects, and original content creation, is marking its one year anniversary having produced visual effects work for one of last year’s most successful films, is currently producing visual effects for an upcoming studio feature, is commencing work on new projects, and has hired a noted industry executive.published 2 years ago read more
Marquis’ Project Parking Proves Best Solution for Atlas Digital
Marquis Broadcast, specialist in content workflows and media integration software has announced that Atlas Digital has purchased its edit shared storage management software, Project Parking. Atlas Digital which supports Fortune 500's, entertainment and production companies across the U.S. and offers a complete range of post-production editing equipment rentals, software solutions and creative services, has been using and supplying Project Parking to clients to solve edit storage space challenges. Now Project Parking will also be used within Atlas Digital’s colour correction department on various client projects to ensure the optimum use of its edit storage.published 2 years ago read more
Prism Sound Shows New Audio Products at IBC 2014Prism Sound's Titan and Atlas Audio Interfaces will be on Show for the First Time in Europe, Along with a New Version of the Company's Popular SADiE 6 Software.
Prism Sound will be attending this year's IBC convention (8.E34) with a range of new audio products aimed at post production and broadcaster engineers.published 2 years ago read more
Runway Appoints Post Production Veteran Jeff Buchignani as PresidentIndustry Leader In Editorial Systems and Services Eyes Expansion to Other Markets; Hires Jeff Klitzner as Director of Operations.
Runway, a leading independent supplier of editorial systems and related technology to the film and television industry, has appointed Jeff Buchignani as President. An 18-year veteran of the post-production industry, Buchignani arrives from a similar position with Pivotal Post, and brings strong credentials as a manager, business strategist and industry leader. In his new role, he will oversee operations, direct strategy, and orchestrate an ambitious expansion effort. The latter will include extending the company’s footprint in Southern California, as well as to other parts of the U.S. and markets abroad.published 2 years ago read more
Method Studios Names Esteemed Visual Effects Supervisor Marc Weigert As PresidentAppointment Comes as Method Continues Work on High-Profile Projects Including "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "The Maze Runner"
Method Studios, Deluxe's global visual effects company, has named industry professional Marc Weigert as its president.published 2 years ago read more
Method Studios Creates Dramatic Effects for Summit Entertainment’s Blockbuster “Divergent”Visual Effects House Was Lead Vendor for Futuristic Action Adventure
Visual effects house Method Studios, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, was the lead vendor on Summit Entertainment’s “Divergent,” which has grossed over $175 million at the worldwide box office in its first four weeks of release. Summit Entertainment, a LIONSGATE® company, brought the film to theaters in North America on March 21, 2014.published 2 years ago read more
Prism Sound Shows New Audio Interfaces at NAB 2014NAB 2014 Gives This Internationally Acclaimed Company an Opportunity to Showcase its Full Range of Recording and Broadcast Products.
After an exceptionally successful 12 month trading period, which culminated in a move to larger offices in the USA, internationally acclaimed manufacturer Prism Sound will be using the NAB 2014 platform to introduce post production and broadcaster engineers to its growing family of audio interfaces.published 2 years ago read more
Paramount Pictures And Warner Bros. Pictures Announce The Start Of Principal Photography On Christopher Nolan's "INTERSTELLAR"
Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., and Warner Bros. Pictures announced today that principal photography on "INTERSTELLAR" is officially underway in Alberta, Canada. The film will be released in IMAX® and 35mm theaters on November 7, 2014. Paramount Pictures will distribute domestically, Warner Bros. Pictures internationally.published 3 years ago read more
Method Studios and HALON Entertainment Announce CollaborationFeature and Commercial Clients set to Benefit from New Alliance
International visual effects house, Method Studios, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, and previsualization company HALON Entertainment, announced a strategic alliance agreement today. Under the agreement, Method will collaborate with HALON to jointly provide previs and VFX services to customers which will allow the two companies to share talent, technique, and locations. Combined services will be available out of any of Method’s worldwide locations, including London and Vancouver.published 3 years ago read more
Rodeo FX "Magically" Delivers 350 Shots As Main VFX Vendor On "Now You See Me"
Renowned visual effects production studio Rodeo FX has “magically” delivered 350 complex VFX shots for “Now You See Me,” serving as the film’s main VFX vendor. The film was released by Summit Entertainment May 31st. The Rodeo FX team created and produced a huge and diverse array of shots for the new film, comprising 23 total minutes of visual effects-driven screen time.published 3 years ago read more
Shutterstock Provides Vital Footage for Bellum’s On the Spot
Shutterstock, Inc., a leading provider of high-quality stock footage will again supply Bellum Entertainment with key footage for their ongoing series On the Spot, an entertaining and educational half-hour program geared towards families and teens.published 3 years ago read more
Method Studios Appoints Christian Kubsch as PresidentDarin Grant joins Method as Chief Technology Officer
Method Studios, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, announced today that Christian Kubsch has joined the company as President. Kubsch will oversee Method’s global operations including the company’s main base in Los Angeles along with locations in London, Vancouver, Sydney, Melbourne, New York, Chicago, Detroit and Atlanta. Kubsch will report to Stefan Sonnenfeld, President of Creative Services, Deluxe. Darin Grant has been named Chief Technology Officer of Method Studios, and will report to Kubsch.published 3 years ago read more
Exciting news from VIEW Conference! Oct 15-19 2012, Turin, Italy
VIEW conference director Maria Elena Gutierrez has announced that senior visual effects supervisor Dan Glass of Method Studios will give a world premiere presentation on the feature film “Cloud Atlas”. Directed by Lana and Andy Wachowski and Tom Tykwer, the Warner Bros. release received a 10-minute standing ovation at its Toronto Film Festival premiere. “Cloud Atlas” is scheduled for wide release beginning in late October.published 4 years ago read more
Method Studios Creates an Epic Underworld Monster and Environments for “Wrath of the Titans”Los Angeles and London facilities combine efforts, along with Company 3, to collaborate on this stereo feature from concept art through to DI
Method Studios, a Deluxe Entertainment Services Group company, was excited to join forces on the larger-than-life 3D visual effects in Warner Bros.’ “Wrath of the Titans” - the second installment in the franchise. The main sequence for Method Studios in LA involved creating the awakening of the monstrous Kronos, father of Zeus. This fully CG rock giant is brought to life with glowing lava and causes the cataclysmic destruction of the Underworld. During pre-production, Method Studios in London created concept images for the production’s art department, as well as the visual effects in the establishment of the Underworld sequence. Olivier Dumont rose to the occasion as Method’s VFX Supervisor along with Aurelia Abate, Method’s VFX Producer.published 4 years ago read more
DAZ 3D Ships DAZ Studio 4 Advanced and Pro VersionsStreamlined Workflows via FBX Exporter and Bridge to Photoshop and ZBrush
Typically, creating a professional-quality 3D model of a monster, superhero or diva could take a digital artist weeks to complete. Now it can be done in a matter of hours as today DAZ 3D announces the release of both DAZ Studio 4 Advanced and Pro – the latest versions of its character creation, art and animation tool.published 5 years ago read more
Don Rohrer Joins Atlas DigitalRohrer Named Director of Technical Operations
Atlas Digital announces that Don Rohrer has joined the company and named Director of Technical Operations. He comes to Atlas after spending the past 10 years at Wexler Video where he has held many senior management positions, most recently serving as Wexler’s Vice President of Sales & Mobile Services.published 5 years ago read more
Telemak & V4x Team For Full-Service of Made-For-Mobile MobileTV ChannelsScheduling Multiple Channels, Interactive Graphics and Video Optimization improve quality for MobileTV Channels.
For mobile operators and media companies, Telemak provides the next generation Mobile interactive TV applications with proven deployment capabilities, service reliability, richness of user experience and rapid time-to-market.published 7 years ago read more
Saudi Arabia Ministry of Culture and Information Modernizes Broadcasting Network with Harris Corporation Radio and TV Transmitters
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, was selected to provide a range of radio and television broadcast transmitters to Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Culture and Information (MOCI) as part of the ongoing modernization of Saudi TV and Radio’s transmitter infrastructure.published 7 years ago read more
News: Harris Corporation Wins Three Awards for its Integrated Broadcast Solutions at BIRTV2007
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has won three awards for its outstanding products and integrated broadcast solutions at the Beijing International Radio, Film and Television Equipment Exhibition (BIRTV).published 9 years ago read more
News: Harris Corporation to Showcase Products and Solutions for Emerging Mobile TV Market at IBC2006Booths to highlight total content delivery solutions for mobile TV networks
Harris Corporation’s (NYSE: HRS) Broadcast Communications Division announces a prominent display for the emerging mobile TV market at IBC2006, with ongoing demonstrations at its main stand (7.621, Hall 7) and the Mobile Zone (M225). Its participation in early stage trials across Europe and Australia, as well as its development of transmitters for Modeo and Qualcomm MediaFLO U.S.A. applications (both scheduled to launch by 2007), have positioned Harris as a leading transmission vendor for mobile TV applications. At IBC2006, Harris will demonstrate mobile TV broadcasts for the leading standards (DVB-H, FLO™ and T-DMB) featuring Harris transmitters and infrastructure/networking products, as well as third-party receiving equipment.published 10 years ago read more
News: Harris Corporation to Showcase Unprecedented Portfolio of SD/HD Solutions for Broadcast Television at NAB2006Leitch acquisition extends Harris broadcast offering to span total content delivery chain
Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) announced it will introduce an array of new standard- and high-definition (SD/HD) solutions for broadcast television at NAB2006, as the combined Harris and Leitch product portfolios are showcased together for the first time at the world’s largest electronic media show.published 10 years ago read more
News: Harris Corp. Receives Four Prestigious Industry AwardsAwards Include "Product of the Year" from Cable & Satellite Int'l for DVB-T Liquid Cooled Output Filter
Harris Corporation's (NYSE: HRS) Broadcast Communications Division (BCD) announced that it has received four coveted industry awards worldwide during the last two months.published 11 years ago read more
News: Harris Corporation Leverages Transmission Leadership into New Business Models for Mobile VideoDVB-H products and demonstrations at NAB2005 further cement Harris as a growing force globally for total content delivery
Harris Corporation’s (NYSE: HRS) Broadcast Communications Division will feature a live, end-to-end DVB-H demonstration in its booth during NAB2005. The Harris products offer a complete solution that will allow both domestic and international broadcasters to create content, move it through the production chain and deliver it to mobile devices such as cellular phones and similar devices. The content will represent typical live broadcast television programming as opposed to the short video clips that are the current standard in mobile video.published 11 years ago read more
Blogs:Quantel interview: Ian Vertovec from Light Iron DigitalIan Vertovec is the co-founder of Light Iron Digital and the Supervising DI Colorist behind 2010's feted drama "The Social Network" . Ian joined us on the Quantel booth at NAB 2011 to give a couple of presentations and kindly let us also interview him for our blog about his...Read Blog Subscribemore blogs »Related Tags