Creative COW News 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 Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:00:00 GMT PHP Script Heresy's So & So sparks a festive night of high jinks for Hey Violet (LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA--July 29, 2015) Creative studio Heresy directing duo So ampamp So sparks a vibrant midnight fiesta in the new music video for Hey Violets single I Can Feel It, via Capitol Records. The video is set in Downtown Los Angeles thriving hub of paper mch delights the Piata District Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:11:01 GMT IBC 2015: New Dalet Developments Trend Forward to Better Manage the Business of Media and Broadcast (Paris, France--July 29, 2015) Dalet Digital Media Systems, a leading provider of software-based solutions for media organizations, will showcase new media management offerings and workflow advancements at this years IBC show, held in Amsterdam at the RAI Convention Center from September 11th throug Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:39:03 GMT Leader To Introduce LV 7390 4-channel 3g/HD/SD-SDI Rasterizer At IBC2015 (Fullerton, California--July 29, 2015) LEADER has chosen IBC2015 as the venue for the European introduction of the LV 7390 multi-standard rasterizer. First demonstrated at the NAB show in April and now deliverable, the LV 7390 can be used be to measure up to four SDI signals simultaneously. It occup Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:38:02 GMT PipelineFX to Preview Qube! 6.8 at SIGGRAPH 2015 (Los Angeles, California--July 29, 2015) At SIGGRAPH 2015, PipelineFX will give the world a sneak preview of Qube 6.8 and its brand new UI. The Qube UI includes two highly requested features a new submission interface and a centralized preference management system, and can be seen in Booth 801. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:37:02 GMT Visual Effects Society to Present Visual Futurist and Iconic Artist Syd Mead with its Visionary Awar (Los Angeles, California--July 29, 2015) Today, the Visual Effects Society (VES), the visual effects industrys professional global honorary society, named acclaimed visual futurist and conceptual artist Syd Meadas the next recipient of its Visionary Award in recognition of his enormous contributions Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:36:02 GMT Canon Digital Learning Center presents Vlogging and Filmmaking tutorials for VidCon with “Film Riot’ (July 29, 2015) Filmmaker Ryan Connolly, the face of YouTubes popular channel Film Riot, shows you how to create Hollywood-level productions on a budget. Learn how to select the right camera for your project, how to setup and select composition, how to light for scenes, the importance of audio and m Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:03:01 GMT Poldark: Full CG Elements and Dramatic VFX VFX is playing an increasingly important role in small screen period drama, and for the vendors has become a more demanding prospect than ever before. You just need to watch an episode of BBCs Poldark to see why. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:06:02 GMT Trilogy Communications to Feature VoiceFlow at IBC 2015 (July 29, 2015) IBC 2015, Hall 10 Stand A29 At IBC 2015 Trilogy Communications, a global provider of high quality intercom systems and SPGs for TV studios, mobile production, playout and post, will feature its new VoiceFlow communication unit (VCU) and Gemini II distributed matrix intercom system. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:06:01 GMT News: Vualto simplifies online delivery to multiple platforms at IBC 2015 (Plymouth, UK--July 29, 2015) Vualto, global specialists in innovative content delivery and management, is demonstrating at IBC2015 how emerging standards can simplify the way content is protected online, making it easier for broadcasters and service providers to implement delivery systems which are Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:05:06 GMT Grass Valley Continues to Drive Efficiency and Better Storytelling at IBC (MONTREAL--July 29, 2015) At IBC 2015, Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, will be showcasing its full portfolio of broadcast solutions including cameras, switchers, routers, servers, multiviewers, editing software, automation, playout and much more. Grass Valley experts will be on hand to help visitors i Wed, 29 Jul 2015 00:04:01 GMT Vicon Vantage Debuts in the US at SIGGRAPH 2015 (Oxford, UK--July 28, 2015) Vicon, the motion capture (mocap) technology specialist for the entertainment, engineering and life sciences industries, today announced that it will showcase its new intelligent flagship camera platform, Vicon Vantage, for the first time in the U.S. at SIGGRAPH 2015. Vic Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:13:05 GMT FOR-A to Showcase Video Switching & Signal Processing Technology at NYC Rental Staging Roadshow (Cypress, CA--July 28, 2015) FOR-A America announces plans to exhibit its latest video switcher and signal processing technology at this weeks Rental ampamp Staging Roadshow Tour event in New York City. Taking place at the Metropolitan Pavilion on July 29th, the event is presented by Rental ampamp S Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:02:13 GMT TVU Networks to Showcase New IP Video Transmission Offerings at Texas' TAB Show (Mountain View, CA--July 28, 2015) TVU Networks, the global technology leader in live mobile IP newsgathering solutions, will demonstrate several of its offerings at the upcoming Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB) convention at the Renaissance Austin Hotel August 5-6. TVU Networks will exhibit Tue, 28 Jul 2015 20:01:01 GMT Imagine Dragons Uses Telestream Wirecast to Stream Live to Twitch Channel Entertaining Fans with Mus (Nevada City, NV--July 28, 2015) Telestream, the leading provider of digital video tools and workflow solutions today announced that GRAMMY Award-winning rock band Imagine Dragons is using the Telestream Wirecast software to give fans a glimpse at life on the road by streaming their League of Legend Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:34:02 GMT Allegorithmic Launches Substance Share at SIGGRAPH 2015 (VENICE, CALIFORNIA--July 28, 2015) Allegorithmic users make some of the best game materials on the planet, now they can share them with fellow artists. Announcing Substance Share, a new platform that enables the simple exchange of Substances, smart materials, meshes, shaders, and mesh-adaptive pres Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:11:01 GMT Chaos Group Releases Major Update – V-Ray 3.1 for Maya (SOFIA, BULGARIA--July 28, 2015) Today, Chaos Group announces the immediate availability of V-Ray 3.1 for Maya. V-Ray 3.1 for Maya contains over 100 new and modified features, including Maya 2016 compatibility, numerous V-Ray RT GPU enhancements and two VR cameras. The free update also offers more e Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:10:01 GMT DaVinci Resolve 12 Public Beta Now Available for Download (Fremont, California--July 28, 2015) Blackmagic Design today announced that the public beta of DaVinci Resolve 12, its professional editing and color correction software, is now available for download from the Blackmagic Design website. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 11:10:01 GMT IBC 2015 Preview: Ikegami Announces HDl-57 Full-digital Compact (Neuss, Germany--July 28, 2015) Ikegami announces a new addition to its range of broadcast quality television cameras. The HDL-57 is a compact high-definition camera designed for use on remotely controlled pantilt heads in applications such as parliamentary television or robotic studios. It can also Tue, 28 Jul 2015 04:57:01 GMT Sound Artists from Sony Pictures Post Production Garner Emmy Nominations (CULVER CITY, California--July 27, 2015) Sound artists from Sony Pictures Post Production Services are among the nominees in the 67th Emmy Awards. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:19:01 GMT @LArge Productions Welcomes EP Ashley Hydrick, (July 27, 2015) LArge Productions is excited to welcome Ashley Hydrick as Executive Producer and Partner. With this strategic addition, the LArge management triumvirate includes Hydrick, and company founders Tracy Mays and Beth Aranda. The company was launched in March of this year, and is designed Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:29:01 GMT Surfing Film Catches Big Break At AlphaDogs (Burbank--July 27, 2015) The origins of surfing date as far back as the 18th Century where wooden surfboards that sometimes weighed as much as 150 pounds were used for big wave surfing. While methods of surfing have changed substantially since the early days, what hasnt changed is the lure of findin Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:28:02 GMT CRYSTAL VISION PROVIDES THE FOUNDATION FOR ORF STUDIO UPGRADE (July 27, 2015) Crystal Vision has won a contract to provide the core technical infrastructure for a major upgrade to studio RP3 at the headquarters of ORF in Vienna, Austria. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:51:01 GMT DaVinci Resolve 12 Public Beta Now Available for Download (Fremont, California--July 27, 2015) Blackmagic Design today announced that the public beta of DaVinci Resolve 12, its professional editing and color correction software, is now available for download from the Blackmagic Design website. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:30:01 GMT Europe’s First I-MOVIX X10 UHD RF Joins AMP Visual TV’s Ultra Motion Fleet (Mons, Belgium--July 27, 2015) French facilities and production company AMP Visual TV has become the first European customer for the I-MOVIX X10 UHD RF ultra motion system. Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:58:02 GMT Roland Professional A/V Appoints HWPco to Represent Southeast U.S. (Los Angeles, California--July 24, 2015) Rolands Professional AV Division is pleased to announce the appointment of HWPco as the new manufacturers representative firm for their professional audio and video product lines in Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia and the Carolinas. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 23:22:01 GMT News: FilmLight marks BIRTV with strengthened presence in China (London, UK--July 24, 2015) FilmLight is celebrating BIRTV 2015 (26 29 August, China International Exhibition Center, Beijing) with a new representative and a new office in Beijing. The company has stepped up its local expansion to support the rapidly growing market for content creation in China an Fri, 24 Jul 2015 19:35:20 GMT iZotope Trash 2 Distortion Engine Now Available For Lowest Price Ever (Cambridge, MA--July 23, 2015) iZotope, Inc., a leading audio technology company, announced a permanent price reduction on their Trash 2 distortion engine. The plug-in is now available for the lowest price ever of 99, and also includes two free Expansion Packs (Classic Textures and Edge) full of pat Thu, 23 Jul 2015 20:41:04 GMT iZotope RX Helps Daredevil Dialogue Editor Overcome the Challenges of Capturing Audio in Noisy NYC (Cambridge, MA--July 23, 2015) iZotope Inc., a leading audio technology company, today announced that iZotope RX was used to overcome the challenges of working with audio captured in one of the noisiest cities in the world for acclaimed new Netflix series Daredevil, which was recently nominated for Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:26:01 GMT Marquis' Parking to help TV One Manage Projects (Silver Spring, MD--July 23, 2015) Marquis Broadcast, experts in content workflows and media integration software, specialise in moving media. Marquis has announced TV One, The Maryland based US Cable Network, which provides programming for the African American community, has purchased Marquis compl Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:10:00 GMT World’s first 3-stream uncompressed 4K60 media server: AV Stumpfl Wings Engine Raw (Wallern, Austria--July 23, 2015) Pushing the limits of what can be achieved in video playback, Austrias AV Stumpfl introduces the worlds first and only triple-stream 4K uncompressed media server, Wings Engine Raw. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:09:08 GMT Canon U.S.A. Announces Video Creator Kits And Its Lineup At Vidcon 2015 Featuring DevinSuperTramp an (Melville, NY--July 23, 2015) ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:08:02 GMT John Smith Appointed as Media Links Head of EMEA Region (Stansted, UK--July 23, 2015) Media Links EMEA, the Company that develops broadcast network infrastructure technologies to transport content over IP contribution and primary distribution networks, has announced the appointment of John Smith as Head of EMEA. Smiths responsibility will be to manage th Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:07:01 GMT Aframe Partners with ROOT6 Technology to Offer Seamless Integration with ContentAgent (Westford, MA--July 23, 2015) Aframe, the cloud video platform, has partnered with broadcast supplier, ROOT6 Technology, to provide a seamless workflow for customers using its automated file-based management system, ContentAgent. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:52:02 GMT Dolby Vision & Christie Laser Projectors to Brighten Austria’s Cineplexx Screens (San Francisco, CA--July 23, 2015) Cineplexx and Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE DLB) today announced they will open a Dolby Cinema at six locations in Austria. Dolby Cinema offersa premium cinema experience for moviegoers and combines spectacular Dolby Vision laser projection and Dolby Atmos sound t Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:51:09 GMT 4K 4Charity Fun Run at IBC (London, UK--July 23, 2015) Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery, together with co-founding sponsor Ericsson, today announced open registration for the 4K 4Charity Fun Run to be held at 730 a.m. Saturday, 12 September 2015 Thu, 23 Jul 2015 03:57:02 GMT SMPTE IBC2015 Product Preview (July 23, 2015) (July 23, 2015) SMPTE at IBC2015 Thu, 23 Jul 2015 01:50:01 GMT Kroenke Sports & Entertainment Scales Up Business Needs with Telestream Vantage (Nevada City, CA--July 22, 2015) Telestream, the leading provider of video transcoding and workflow automation solutions, today announced that cable TV sports and outdoor lifestyles giant KSE Media Ventures is relying on four Vantage media processing systems running on Lightspeed servers to create a Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:41:02 GMT FUJINON 4K Ultra HD Series Now Being Delivered (Wayne, NJ--July 22, 2015) Introduced in April during the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) convention in April, the Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM North America Corporation has announced that the first two lenses in its 4K Ultra HD Series for sports and entertainment applications are Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:24:02 GMT Bodega Adds Sr. Writer/Producer Derek Barbanti (New York, NY--July 21, 2015) New YorkSan Francisco-based content creationproduction company Bodega has added Emmy-winning talent Derek Barbanti as Senior WriterProducer. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 23:36:03 GMT Post/VFX House Cognition Debuts in Hollywood (Hollywood, CA--July 21, 2015) Cognition, a hybrid post production facility, visual effects studio and creative campus, has launched in Los Angeles. The company is led by writer, producer and entrepreneur Brian Pope, and features a high profile management team that includes veteran colorist Dave Hol Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:57:01 GMT Ikegami Connects North Point Ministries With Ikegami HDK-95C and HDL-57 Full Digital HD Cameras (Maywood, NJ--July 21, 2015) When a house of worship expands into multiple campuses, keeping the attendees close can be a challenge. North Point Ministries in Atlanta has overcome that hurdle with advanced video production, selecting the lifelike imagery of Ikegami HDK-95C Full Digital Portable CMOS Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:45:04 GMT Panasonic Perfects Varicam 35/hs Production and Workflows With Latest Firmware Upgrade (Newark, NJ--July 21, 2015) Panasonic has announced a free firmware upgrade for its VariCam 35 4K and VariCam HS camerarecorders that expands recording options and enables a multiplicity of post-production workflow scenarios. Improvements encompass uncompressed RAW capture for the VariCam 35 with th Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:44:17 GMT TSL Appoints Burst as Reseller for Rocky Mountains and South West Regions (Marlow, UK--July 21, 2015) Leading broadcast equipment manufacturer, TSL Products, today announced that it has appointed Burst as a reseller for its entire line of audio monitoring products, surround sound microphones, broadcast control and power management systems. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:43:04 GMT Sound Devices 744T Handles The Heat For Videogame Hidden-Camera Project (San Francisco, CA--July 21, 2015) When Caruso Company, a San-Francisco-based video production agency, landed a project requiring the use of a hidden video camera on the streets of California, production sound mixer Philip Perkins was brought on to manage the audio elements of the shoot. Recognizing Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:42:38 GMT Kre8 Media Promotes Eureka Vanterpool to Senior Vice President, Operations (Winter Park, Florida--July 20, 2015) Kre8 Media, a leading DRTV, Digital Media, and Brand Advertising agency, has promoted longtime employee Eureka Vanterpool to the new position of Senior Vice President, Operations. The announcement was made today by T. Lee Cutler, FounderCEO, Kre8 Media. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:22:52 GMT Quantum Adds Xsan-StorNext Connectivity Beyond Fibre Channel for (San Jose, California--July 20, 2015) Quantum Corp. (NYSE QTM) today announced support for the Xsan Distributed LAN Client in the public beta of Apples forthcoming operating system, OS X El Capitan. Now OS X El Capitan users can easily connect Xsan clients over Ethernet to a Quantum StorNext environ Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:01:01 GMT Marvel returns to Sarofsky for stunning "Ant-Man" main-on-end titles... (July 20, 2015) The Marvel Studios summer blockbuster Ant-Man directed by Peyton Reed debuted on July 17, featuring main-on-end titles created by design-driven production company Sarofsky. The news was confirmed today by company principal and executive creative director Erin Sarofsky. Mon, 20 Jul 2015 23:00:01 GMT Thinkbox Opens Deadline Cloud Wizard for Amazon EC2 Beta (Los Angeles, California--July 20, 2015) Thinkbox Software is rolling out a beta version of Deadline Cloud Wizard for Amazons Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2). A new feature in Deadline, Thinkbox Softwares scalable solution that manages compute resources across platforms on physical and virtual machines, Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:25:01 GMT Crooked Letter Films Taps AJA CION to Shoot Brooklyn Bicycle (July 20, 2015) In a world where storytelling reigns, Crooked Letter Films visual narratives have made lasting impressions for brands like Columbia Records, Refinery 29 and HampampM. Based in New York, the one-stop shop conceptualizes, executes and delivers compelling digital stories for a range of Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:24:01 GMT Bully Pictures' Dustin Lance Black Combines Activism with Advertising (Los Angeles--July 20, 2015) Dustin Lance Black soared to international fame in 2009 when he won an Academy Award for his screenplay for the film Milk and inspired millions with his stirring acceptance speech invoking LGBT rights. He went on to become a leading spokesperson for the LGBT community th Mon, 20 Jul 2015 21:23:01 GMT