Creative COW News https://news.creativecow.net/ Creative COW is home to the top-rated Adobe After Effects, Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid, Discreet Combustion, Media 100 844x and Pinnacle Cinewave user forums support communities. Dedicated to media professionals, the Cow offers "More Signal, Less Noise." en-us Sun, 05 Jul 2015 21:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Cinesite and Image Engine Join Forces https://news.creativecow.net/story/879265 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879265 (July 3, 2015) Cinesite and Image Engine today announced a merger of their two companies. The alliance gives the two entities a combined staff of over 525 artists worldwide, with capacity for 675 at their studios in London, Vancouver and Montral. It ensures that both companies are well positioned to Fri, 03 Jul 2015 22:04:02 GMT Netstor Releases All New 2.5-inch Thunderbolt 2 RAID, Making a Powerful Mobility Workstation in such https://news.creativecow.net/story/879264 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879264 (Taipei, Taiwan--July 2, 2015) The NA338TB designed for on-site video editing application is Netstors latest innovative product for the 2.5 SSD or HDD Thunderbolt2 storage following its launching of the large capacity 3.5 drive Thunderbolt storage solutions highly praised and supported by the video Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:17:01 GMT Cinesite and Image Engine Join Forces https://news.creativecow.net/story/879263 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879263 (London, UK--July 2, 2015) July 2nd, 2015, Cinesite and Image Engine today announced a merger of their two companies. The alliance gives the two entities a combined staff of over 525 artists worldwide, with capacity for 675 at their studios in London, Vancouver and Montral. It ensures that both comp Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:54:01 GMT European Debut for Facilis' New Shared Storage and Asset Tracking Products at IBC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879262 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879262 (11-15 September IBC, Amsterdam--July 2, 2015) Facilis most advanced European tech showcase includes 72TB high-performance SSD Hybrid system, a new entry-level 16TB shared storage system and FastTracker integrated asset tracking. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:45:01 GMT Helicopter Film Services Relied on the AERIGON for Aerial Cinematography on Marvel’s Avengers: Age o https://news.creativecow.net/story/879261 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879261 (Los Angeles, California--July 2, 2015) The AERIGON, an aerial remote camera head (ARCH) from Intuitive Aerial, was operated by Helicopter Film Services to shoot aerial footage used throughout Marvels Avengers Age of Ultron. The remarkable stability of the AERIGON platform meant that footage capture Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:31:03 GMT Ohio's Faith Family Church Selects FOR-A Video Switcher as Part of HD Transition https://news.creativecow.net/story/879260 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879260 (Cypress, CA--July 1, 2015) When North Canton, O.H.-based Faith Family Church was recently searching for a switcher to accommodate the HD transition for its 3,800-seat facility, the house of worship found exactly what it was looking for in FOR-As 2 ME HVS-390HS video switcher. Faith Family Church st Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:52:05 GMT October Three Consulting shoots promo with JVC GY-LS300 4KCAM Camera https://news.creativecow.net/story/879259 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879259 (Wayne, NJ--July 1, 2015) JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced October Three Consulting, retirement plan design and administration firm headquartered in Chicago, shot a promotional video using two JVC GY-LS300 4KCAM Super 35 camcorders. Designed as a conv Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:51:02 GMT DiaQuest ProductionLink supports new Adobe CC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879258 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879258 (EMERYVILLE, California--July 1, 2015) DiaQuest Products, a software development firm with a focus on the video and film industries, today announced its ProductionLink plug-ins already support the new Adobe Creative Cloud 2015, so current users do not need to upgrade their software. Once installed, Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:50:02 GMT Codex ships V-RAW Recorder for Panasonic VariCam 35 camera https://news.creativecow.net/story/879257 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879257 (London, UK--July 1, 2015) Codex (www.codexdigital.com) is now delivering the Codex V-RAW Recorder for the Panasonic VariCam 35 camera to customers worldwide. Combining high-performance with ease-of-use, the Codex V-RAW Recorder adds important uncompressed RAW capture to Panasonics new camera platfo Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:23:22 GMT TV Record selects GLOOKAST for content ingest -- leveraging cloud technology for the Pan American Ga https://news.creativecow.net/story/879256 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879256 (Davie, Florida--July 1, 2015) GLOOKAST, an innovator in MXF workflow solutions, has announced that TV Record, the second largest commercial TV network in Brazil, has selected GLOOKASTs Ingester turnkey solution to manage the ingest of multiple channels of file-based content into its Toronto-based A Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:17:02 GMT VRT Embraces Avid Everywhere, Deploying New Media Asset Management Solution https://news.creativecow.net/story/879255 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879255 (Burlington, MA--July 1, 2015) Avid(R) (NasdaqAVID) today announced that VRT, the Flemish public broadcaster based in Brussels, Belgium, has embraced Avid Everywhere(TM) by installing a media asset management system designed and implemented by Avid Global Services as the first phase of the broadcast Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:16:01 GMT New KODAK Archive Package Helps Independent Filmmakers Preserve Art https://news.creativecow.net/story/879254 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879254 (London, UK--July 1, 2015) Kodak is launching a pioneering archival program for UK customers today as part of the companys continuing focus on independent filmmakers. In collaboration with Cinelab London, the KODAK Archive Package offers flat-rate pricing for film, digital recording and processing. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:15:01 GMT British Comedy Director Ben Whitehouse Launches U.S. Career via Accomplice Media https://news.creativecow.net/story/879253 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879253 (Los Angeles, CA--July 1, 2015) Continuing to broaden its roster of commercial filmmakers, Accomplice Media has signed comedy director Ben Whitehouse for exclusive representation in the United States. The British-born director launched his career in 2009 and since then has established himself as a m Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:14:01 GMT Telestream Wirecast Streaming Brings the Extreme Sailing Series https://news.creativecow.net/story/879252 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879252 (Nevada City, CA--July 1, 2015) Telestream, the leading provider of digital video tools and workflow solutions today announced that its Wirecast live video streaming software is being used to connect sailing fans worldwide with the global sporting phenomenon known as the Extreme Sailing Series. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:43:01 GMT Canon USA Announces Airprint Support For New Pixma MG3620 Wireless1 Inkjet All-In-One (AIO) printer https://news.creativecow.net/story/879251 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879251 (Melville, CA--July 1, 2015) Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that the PIXMA MG3620 Wireless1 Inkjet All-In-One (AIO) printer now supports Apple AirPrintTM wireless technology, allowing consumers and home office professionals alike to seamlessly print photos Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:42:01 GMT Canon USA Announces New PIXMA MG3620 Wireless1 Inkjet All-in-One (AIO) Printer https://news.creativecow.net/story/879250 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879250 (Melville, NY--July 1, 2015) Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the PIXMA MG3620 Wireless1 Inkjet All-in-One (AIO) printer for high-quality photo and document printing. Built with convenience in mind for the everyday home user or college student, this new prin Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:41:02 GMT October Three Consulting shoots promo with JVC GY-LS300 4KCAM https://news.creativecow.net/story/879249 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879249 (Wayne, New Jersey--June 30, 2015) JVC Professional Video, a division of JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation, today announced October Three Consulting, retirement plan design and administration firm headquartered in Chicago, shot a promotional video using two JVC GY-LS300 4KCAM Super 35 camcorders. Designed Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:15:02 GMT cineSync 3.6 and Shotgun Integration Released Today https://news.creativecow.net/story/879248 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879248 (Adelaide, Australia--June 30, 2015) Cospective today announces the commercial release of cineSync 3.6, featuring the brand new integration between remote review and approval tool cineSync and Shotgun production tracking, review and asset management software. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:14:02 GMT Atomos Release AtomOS6.4 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879247 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879247 (Melbourne, Australia--June 30, 2015) Since the Shogun launched in late 2014, Atomos has constantly kept users updated with free features, adding significant value to the already affordable all-in-one 4KHD monitor-recorder. The AtomOS6.4 released today adds some of the most anticipated features for Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:12:01 GMT Biggest Stock Video Company in the World Sees Growth of 4K Video Surge https://news.creativecow.net/story/879246 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879246 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--June 30, 2015) According to Pond5, the worlds largest marketplace for royalty-free video footage, 4K resolution video is finally having its day. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:51:01 GMT Los Angeles' Alternative Rentals offers Panasonic's VariCam® 35 4K Camera/Recorders https://news.creativecow.net/story/879245 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879245 (Los Angeles, California--June 30, 2015) Digital camera rental company Alternative Rentals Digital Cinema (Los Angeles, CA) has augmented its camera offerings with Panasonic VariCam 35 4K camerarecorders. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:01:02 GMT Xsens’ MVN Wearable Motion-Capture Systems Helps Push Universal Pictures and MRC’s Ted 2 VFX to New https://news.creativecow.net/story/879241 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879241 (June 29, 2015) Lightweight Inertial Capture Suits Let the Production Company Lay Down Teds Performance Live on Set Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:40:02 GMT Encore VFX Envisions the Paranormal for 'The Whispers' https://news.creativecow.net/story/879240 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879240 (Hollywood, California--June 29, 2015) A mysterious force begins manipulating children in ABC Televisions new series The Whispers, which features visual effects from Encore VFX. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:06:01 GMT Quantum to Give Keynote Address at 2015 Creative Storage Conference https://news.creativecow.net/story/879239 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879239 (SAN JOSE, California--June 29, 2015) ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From Joyce Cataldo ampltjoycecataldowallstcom.comampgt Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:05:01 GMT vuMedia™ Helps CloudsTV International Go Over the Top https://news.creativecow.net/story/879238 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879238 (Prague, Czech Republic--June 29, 2015) Leading OTT solutions provider VisualUnity and its award winning vuMedia OTT platform have been chosen by CloudsTV International to provide OTT and Multiscreen Services for CloudsTVs linear television channel. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:04:12 GMT New features and options further enhance customer profitability https://news.creativecow.net/story/879237 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879237 (Amsterdam, Stand number 7.G30--June 29, 2015) Telestream (stand 7.G30), a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, will use IBC 2015 to demonstrate its enterprise-class software products. Forming the centerpiece of its technology showcase, Telestreams Vantage media processing Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:03:02 GMT Avid Supports Aspiring Filmmakers at Sundance Institute https://news.creativecow.net/story/879236 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879236 (BURLINGTON, Massachusetts--June 29, 2015) Avid(R) (NasdaqAVID) today announced that it has renewed its support for the Sundance Institute Directors Lab at Sundance Resort in Utah as part of the companys commitment to developing the next generation of creative professionals, a key element of Avid Ev Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:02:02 GMT Cinesite press release - Marc A. Rousseau https://news.creativecow.net/story/879235 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879235 (June 29, 2015) Cinesite announced today that Marc A. Rousseau has joined its Montreal Studio as VFX Executive Producer. Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:01:02 GMT International Cinematographers Guild Selects 19th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awardees https://news.creativecow.net/story/879233 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879233 (LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA--June 26, 2015) The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has named eight honorees for the 19th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA). The short films will premiere at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Los Angeles on September 27, 2015. A Fri, 26 Jun 2015 20:07:02 GMT Panavision’s Recapitalization Sets the Stage for Growth https://news.creativecow.net/story/879232 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879232 (WOODLAND HILLS, CALIFORNIA--June 26, 2015) Panavision, the entertainment industrys most respected designer, manufacturer and provider of state-of-the-art cinema lenses and high-precision camera systems, today announced the recapitalization of the company. With the recapitalization, Panavisions seni Fri, 26 Jun 2015 20:06:01 GMT TV2 Fyn goes HD with Kahuna switcher, Maverik control and Sirius 800 router https://news.creativecow.net/story/879229 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879229 (Newbury, UK--June 26, 2015) Denmark public broadcaster, TV2 Fyn, has purchased a Snell Kahuna switcher with two of the new Maverik configurable control panels to help drive its move into HD news production. Snells unique Kahuna Make ME technology enables a single mainframe to support two independen Fri, 26 Jun 2015 20:03:09 GMT JONATHAN STRANGE AND MR NORRELL CONJURE UP THE COOKE LOOK https://news.creativecow.net/story/879228 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879228 (June 26, 2015) The acclaimed BBC drama series Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell was shot with Cooke S4i lenses by director of photography Stephan Pehrsson. Based on the eponymous novel by Susanna Clarke, the period drama is set in a version of 19th century England where magic was once lost but is now Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:36:03 GMT Media Alert: Autodesk Exchange Apps Store Reaches 1 Million Downloads https://news.creativecow.net/story/879227 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879227 (San Francisco, California--June 26, 2015) Autodesk Exchange Apps, a web-based design and engineering app store created for the Autodesk community, celebrates its one-millionth app milestone this week with a customer download of the coolOrange threadModeler for Autodesk Inventor. In three years sinc Fri, 26 Jun 2015 06:41:04 GMT Lucky Post's Logan Hefflefinger Takes A Road Trip With AT&T And Agency Dieste https://news.creativecow.net/story/879226 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879226 (June 26, 2015) ATampampTs new campaign via Dieste and edited by Lucky Posts Logan Hefflefinger, highlights the joys of summertime and the fun of family road trips. Its a time where kids can be kids, while dreaming of their future. Listening to music, and capturing memories and moments through photo Fri, 26 Jun 2015 01:26:02 GMT International Cinematographers Guild Selects 19th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awardees https://news.creativecow.net/story/879224 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879224 (LOS ANGELES--June 26, 2015) The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has named eight honorees for the 19th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA). The short films will premiere at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Los Angeles on September 27, 2015. A New York pr Fri, 26 Jun 2015 01:24:01 GMT Aframe Provides Cloud Video Collaboration Platform To BBC Worldwide’s Formats Team https://news.creativecow.net/story/879223 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879223 (Westford, Massachusetts--June 26, 2015) Aframe has supplied the BBC Worldwides Formats Team with a cloud video platform to help the process of hosting and sharing format screeners with its clients around the world. Aframe provides BBC Worldwide with a centrally managed portal that can be used as a Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:40:01 GMT Children's Musical Theatre Meets Artistic and Personal Goals with Clear-Com Communication Systems https://news.creativecow.net/story/879222 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879222 (ALAMEDA, USA--June 25, 2015) San Jose, CA-based Childrens Musical Theatre, a non-profit childrens theatre that specializes in training and educating todays youth through musical theatre, has upgraded its communication systems with a Clear-ComHME DX200 digital wireless intercom system, four BP200 wi Thu, 25 Jun 2015 21:39:02 GMT Traveling Picture Show Company Signs Director Paul Street https://news.creativecow.net/story/879221 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879221 (LOS ANGELES, California--June 25, 2015) The Traveling Picture Show Company signs legendary car shooter extraordinaire Paul Street for exclusive representation. Thu, 25 Jun 2015 21:37:28 GMT SMPTE15 in Australia to Embrace Theme Persistence of Vision -- https://news.creativecow.net/story/879220 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879220 (Sydney, Australia--June 25, 2015) The Australia Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), a leader in motion-imaging standards and education for the communications, media, entertainment, and technology industries, today announced details for the SMPTE Australia Conf Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:54:01 GMT TFBOYS' Fanta Commercial Graded on DaVinci Resolve by Beijing's HomeBoy Cine Studio https://news.creativecow.net/story/879219 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879219 (June 25, 2015) TFBOYS Fanta TVC Graded on DaVinci Resolve by Beijings HomeBoy Cine Studio Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:46:02 GMT TV Land Comedy "Younger" Finished at Technicolor PostWorks https://news.creativecow.net/story/879217 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879217 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--June 24, 2015) Post-production finishing for the first season of TV Lands inspired new comedy Younger was recently completed at Technicolor PostWorks, New York. Senior Colorist Anthony Raffaele applied the final color grade to the original series, which has generated buzz and a Wed, 24 Jun 2015 19:24:01 GMT GLOOKAST manages and streamlines ingest and post-production workflow at Brazil’s largest production https://news.creativecow.net/story/879216 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879216 (Davie, Florida--June 24, 2015) GLOOKAST, an innovator in MXF workflow solutions, has announced that Globo, one of the worlds largest commercial TV networks, has selected GLOOKASTs Ingester-HR, Remote Ingest Controller (RIC) and ScriptChecker systems to manage and streamline the ingest of media into Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:39:02 GMT TV Land Comedy "Younger" Finished at Technicolor PostWorks https://news.creativecow.net/story/879215 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879215 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--June 24, 2015) Post-production finishing for the first season of TV Lands inspired new comedy Younger was recently completed at Technicolor PostWorks, New York. Senior Colorist Anthony Raffaele applied the final color grade to the original series, which has generated buzz and a Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:38:01 GMT Winners of First iAnimate at Cinesite Apprenticeship Announced https://news.creativecow.net/story/879214 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879214 (June 24, 2015) Cinesite and online training company iAnimate today announced two winners of their first, 2015 animation apprenticeship. The joint iAnimate at Cinesite apprenticeship was launched in April, with the aim of fostering new talent entering the thriving Canadian visual effects and animati Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:37:02 GMT iZotope Releases RX Final Mix: New Plug-in Brings Sonic Impact https://news.creativecow.net/story/879213 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879213 (CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts--June 24, 2015) iZotope, Inc., a leading audio technology company, today released its new RX Final Mix real-time plug-in. Part of the award-winning RX family of post-production tools, RX Final Mix helps audio post-production and broadcast professionals create balanced mixes Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:36:05 GMT Blackmagic Design Products Used to Complete Some of the Summer's Biggest Films https://news.creativecow.net/story/879211 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879211 (Fremont, California--June 24, 2015) Blackmagic Design today announced that a variety of its products were used on some of the summer seasons biggest blockbusters and most anticipated films. DPs, VFX artists and colorists around the world continue to rely on Blackmagic Design to help deliver profess Wed, 24 Jun 2015 16:42:01 GMT HP News: New Applications Expand 3D Ecosystem for Sprout by HP https://news.creativecow.net/story/879210 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879210 (Palo Alto, California--June 24, 2015) HP today announced several new applications for Sprout by HP, the worlds first immersive computer, enhancing the user experience and expanding the 3D Ecosystem for creative professionals and aspiring creatives. Wed, 24 Jun 2015 14:47:02 GMT AJA CION Takes the 4K Spotlight at Pacific Producers Group https://news.creativecow.net/story/879198 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879198 (June 22, 2015) An appreciation for filmmaking quickly turned into a full-time gig for Shawn Serdar. Channeling a passion for the craft, he took over the reigns at Pacific Producers Group (PPG) in 2007, and the Vancouver-based production company has been thriving ever since. Operating out of Gak Stu Mon, 22 Jun 2015 20:41:02 GMT Quantel and Snell global survey reveals transition to IP broadcast infrastructure will take up to 10 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879197 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879197 (Newbury, UK--June 22, 2015) Quantel and Snell today released the results of a global survey into the industrys views on IP and 4K adoption. More than 1000 people responded to the survey from small, medium and large-scale public and private broadcast and post organizations across more than 80 countr Mon, 22 Jun 2015 19:02:03 GMT Cine Gear 2015 Hollywood draws to Successful Close and Technical Award-Winners Announced https://news.creativecow.net/story/879196 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879196 (Hollywood, California--June 22, 2015) Cine Gear Expo drew the worlds top motion picture, video and new media community for the unveiling of the latest industry technology and to discuss the latest trends. There were 15,490 attendees from 48 countries at the event. Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:56:04 GMT