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 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Trollbäck + Company Creates Logo & Show Open for “The Late Late Show with James Corden” https://news.creativecow.net/story/878831 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878831 (New York, NY--April 25, 2015) Strategic design agency Trollbck Company (TCo) recently created the branding package for The Late Late Show with James Corden, which debuted March 23rd on CBS. Featuring a new logo and an instantly classic late-night show open, the identity represents a new era on CBS Sat, 25 Apr 2015 09:21:01 GMT SGO's Mistika and Mamba FX Create an Enticing Buzz at NAB2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878825 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878825 (Las Vegas, NV--April 24, 2015) SGO unfolded another enthralling chapter at NAB 2015 as it continues to move in an upward direction away from an increasingly uniform market. SGO presented the latest creative and performance-enhancing developments for the Mistika colour grading and finishing platform Fri, 24 Apr 2015 21:02:02 GMT Fluid Adds Senior Producer Valerie Iorio https://news.creativecow.net/story/878818 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878818 (New York, New York--April 22, 2015) NY-based editorial shop Fluid has brought on Valerie Iorio as Senior Producer. Iorio got her start on the agency side, producing for top accounts including Bank of America at BBDO before transitioning to the post production realm. She spent the last several years Wed, 22 Apr 2015 22:35:03 GMT PipelineFX's Qube! Helps Vision Globale Deliver Superpowered VFX https://news.creativecow.net/story/878816 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878816 (April 22, 2015) For Vision Globale, creating effects for movies like X-Men Days of Future Past could be as complex as their plots. In its work on projects like Bryan Singers time-travelling, shapeshifting, Academy Award-nominated blockbuster, the Montreal studio uses no fewer than four separate 3D Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:53:02 GMT Sound Devices Keeps Its Cool in the Bayou for Louisiana https://news.creativecow.net/story/878815 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878815 (LAFAYETTE, LOUISIANA--April 22, 2015) As a Production Sound Mixer and owner of Louisiana Film Sound, Mark LeBlancs credits include the 2013 Oscar-nominated Beasts of the Southern Wild, GI Joe Retaliation,American Horror Story and the recently released Zipper. After 25 years in the industry, LeBlanc Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:52:01 GMT RFD-TV Utilizes Orad's TD Control to Provide Live Production https://news.creativecow.net/story/878814 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878814 (April 22, 2015) RFD-TV, an American digital cable and satellite television channel owned by Rural Media Group, recently went on-air with its new studio and broadcast facility. RFD-TV currently serves over 47 million pay television households (40.7 of households with television) in the United States Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:51:01 GMT BeckTV and UNICOM Partner to Improve Television Solution https://news.creativecow.net/story/878813 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878813 (April 22, 2015) BeckTV, one of the United States premier design-build systems integrators, today announced a new partnership with UNICOM Government Inc., a national leader in delivering comprehensive technical systems solutions and services that meet the mission-critical needs of government at ever Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:50:01 GMT Sonnet Announces Avid-Qualified DX Thunderbolt Adapter https://news.creativecow.net/story/878812 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878812 (April 22, 2015) Sonnet Technologies today announced the availability of the Sonnet DX Thunderbolt Adapter for Avid Media Composer Mojo DX and Avid Nitris DX. Formerly built by Sonnet and offered by Avid, the DX Thunderbolt Adapter is now marketed exclusively by Sonnet to users of Avids Mojo DX digi Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:49:02 GMT Nice Shoes' Lez Rudge Launches Directing Career https://news.creativecow.net/story/878811 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878811 (April 22, 2015) Nice Shoes colorist and partner Lez Rudge has announced hell be moving on from his full-time role at the New York post studio in order to devote more time and energy towards his directorial career. Rudge has been signed by Mugsy Media for commercial projects and will be represented Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:48:01 GMT Craig Leffel Joins Filmworkers for Color Projects https://news.creativecow.net/story/878810 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878810 Craig Leffel Joins Filmworkers for Color Projects Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:47:01 GMT Frank Sinatra and Steve Jobs Documentaries Finished at Technicolor PostWorks https://news.creativecow.net/story/878809 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878809 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--April 22, 2015) Earlier this month, final mastering for Sinatra All or Nothing at All and Steve Jobs The Man in the Machine, the latest documentaries from Academy Award-winning producerdirector Alex Gibney, was completed at Technicolor PostWorks New York in preparation for their Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:46:01 GMT Marquis' Integration for Adobe Premiere Pro CC & Avid Interplay https://news.creativecow.net/story/878807 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878807 (April 22, 2015) Marquis Broadcast, experts in content workflows and media integration software, specialise in moving media. The Company has today announced its new integration for Adobe Premiere Pro CC and Avid Interplay will be shown at NAB 2015 on booth SL7720 for the first time. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:10:02 GMT Clear-Com Names Ann Williams As Director of Sales https://news.creativecow.net/story/878805 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878805 (April 22, 2015) Clear-Com, a global leader in critical voice communication systems, has appointed Ann Williams as its new Director of Sales Asia Pacific, effective immediately. Williams will use her considerable sales and leadership experience to build on the current success in the region and drive Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:56:13 GMT Leader Names Band Pro Munich And Thameside TV As European Distributors Of The Year https://news.creativecow.net/story/878803 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878803 (Munich, Germany--April 22, 2015) Leader Instruments Corporation has named Band Pro Munich GmbH and Thameside TV as joint winners of Leaders 2015 European Distributor of the Year Award. The awards are in recognition of outstanding sales achievement over the past 12 months. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:25:01 GMT OptiTrack Enables Immersive VR at New York's New Museum https://news.creativecow.net/story/878802 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878802 (Corvallis, Oregon--April 22, 2015) OptiTrack Enables Immersive VR for Museum-Goers at New Yorks New Museum Wed, 22 Apr 2015 04:06:01 GMT AlphaDogs Discover Fairies Living In Gnome Homes https://news.creativecow.net/story/878801 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878801 (Burbank, CA--April 22, 2015) Everyone could use a little magic in their lives, and thats just what the residents of Overland Park, Kansas got unexpectedly in the spring of 2013 when beautifully crafted fairy homes with doors custom-built to fit the hollows of trees mysteriously popped up along a he Wed, 22 Apr 2015 04:04:02 GMT ARRI Puts ALEXA in a Mini Package https://news.creativecow.net/story/878817 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878817 (April 21, 2015) Introducing a new camera to its popular ALEXA family, ARRI announced the ALEXA SXT and the ALEXA Mini, a small form factor ALEXA camera for specialized shots where third party cameras have been used before. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:23:57 GMT Snorri Bros Direct 360-Degree Spots for Texas Health Resources https://news.creativecow.net/story/878800 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878800 (Santa Monica, Texas--April 21, 2015) Directorial duo the Snorri Bros were recently tapped by ad agency Commerce House to tackle a technically challenging campaign for Texas Health Resources. The Your World campaign includes two 30 spots airing online and on TV across Texas. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:20:02 GMT aQ Broadcast announces new video server configurations https://news.creativecow.net/story/878799 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878799 (READING, UK--April 21, 2015) aQ Broadcast Limited, which designs, develops and manufactures an integrated range of newsroom, scripting, automation and media management software alongside video server and production hardware, has announced the third generation of its video server hardware in ten new Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:38:02 GMT Mixer John Bolen Joins Newly Branded Formosa Villa https://news.creativecow.net/story/878798 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878798 (Santa Monica, California--April 21, 2015) Rapidly growing Formosa Group is pleased to officially present Formosa Villa, its commercialbranded entertainment division housed at the newly renovated Formosa Santa Monica facility. Formosa Group also enthusiastically announces the addition of accomplishe Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:37:03 GMT Clear-com Honors Carnegie Mellon University Student With 2015 Usitt Stage Management Award https://news.creativecow.net/story/878796 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878796 (Alameda, California--April 20, 2015) Clear-Com, a global leader in critical voice communications systems, continues to demonstrate its dedication to the live sound industry through its ongoing support of the United States Institute for Theater Technology (USITT), and Young Designers ampamp Technici Mon, 20 Apr 2015 22:02:01 GMT OptiTrack Enables Immersive VR at New York's New Museum https://news.creativecow.net/story/878795 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878795 (Corvallis, Oregon--April 20, 2015) OptiTrack motion capture technology is being used by artist Daniel Steegmann Mangran in collaboration with ScanLAB Projects to fully immerse viewers into Phantom, one of the first virtual reality installations utilizing Oculus Devkit2 to be presented at an art mus Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:09:01 GMT Visual Unity Global Makes Its OTT Platform vuMedia(tm) Even More Affordable https://news.creativecow.net/story/878794 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878794 (Prague, Czech Republic--April 20, 2015) (Prague, Czech Republic. April 20, 2015) Leading OTT solutions provider VisualUnity Global has made its Award-winning vuMedia OTT platform even more accessible by introducing new product packages, including a 1000month package that they feel is the most compe Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:01:13 GMT Nice Shoes Teams With Crawford Media Services In Atlanta https://news.creativecow.net/story/878793 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878793 (New York, NY--April 20, 2015) NYC-based production and post production studio Nice Shoes has launched a new remote partnership with Crawford Media Services in Atlanta. The installation of Nice Shoes proprietary Remote Viewing technology connects Atlanta-based clients with the companys talented colo Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:00:02 GMT AJA Focuses on 4K and Lets you #TryCION https://news.creativecow.net/story/878797 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878797 (April 20, 2015) AJA announced 4K-focused updates to its family of mini converters, as well as updates to the 4KUHD CION camera and new loan program that will put the camera in the hands of filmmakers across North America for free this summer. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:58:40 GMT Fraunhofer IIS announces integration of its lightweight coding technology into IHSE KVM extender https://news.creativecow.net/story/878791 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878791 (Erlangen, Germany--April 18, 2015) NAB Show 2015, Central hall, booth C 8931 The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS announces the integration of its lightweight coding technology LICI into the KVM (keyboard, video, mouse) extender of its partner IHSE GmbH, a leading developer and manu Sat, 18 Apr 2015 21:45:09 GMT Central Films North's Rodrigo Garcia Saiz Teams Up Embrace the Weird for Trolli https://news.creativecow.net/story/878790 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878790 (Los Angeles, California--April 18, 2015) Los Angeles-based Central Films North director Rodrigo Garcia Saiz teams up with VFX shop Zoic Studios to infuse a high school science lab with awesomely augmented gummy worms in the new 30 Sour Brite Crawler Minis for Trolli out of Periscope, Minneapolis, M Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:44:01 GMT StorageDNA Showcases DNA Evolution 4.0 for Faster 4K Media Workflows https://news.creativecow.net/story/878789 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878789 (IRVINE, California--April 17, 2015) StorageDNA, Inc., a leader in intelligent nearline and archiving workflow solutions for media professionals, will unveil the latest version of DNA Evolution, which helps make repurposing and monetizing archived content easier and more efficient than ever before, Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:56:01 GMT Ross Video News Release - Ross Video Acquires Rocket Surgery https://news.creativecow.net/story/878788 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878788 (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 17, 2015) Today, Ross Video announced the acquisition of the assets of Rocket Surgery Design Services LLC. Rocket Surgery, based in Richmond, Virginia, USA specializes in the design of broadcast and production motion graphics (www.rocketgfx.com). Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:55:01 GMT NAB News: Appear TV Introduces Adaptive Bit Rate Packager at NAB 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878787 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878787 (April 17, 2015) Appear TV, a leading global provider of next-generation video processing platforms for broadcast and IP television, will introduce its Adaptive Bit Rate (ABR) Packager software at the 2015 NAB Show (Booth SU7605).The addition of the ABR Packager software furthers Appears goal of pro Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:54:01 GMT Harmonic Launches the Harmonic Video Network Delivering OTT https://news.creativecow.net/story/878786 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878786 (San Jose, California--April 17, 2015) Harmonic (NASDAQ HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced the launch of its Harmonic Video Network (HVN), an OTT video streaming service available at www.hvn.tv. Designed to provide video engineers with a valuable source of Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:53:01 GMT Dalet Transforms Transcode Workflow Orchestration https://news.creativecow.net/story/878784 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878784 (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 17, 2015) Dalet Digital Media Systems, a leading provider of software-based solutions for media organizations, will be previewing a new approach to media workflow orchestration at NAB 2015 (booth SL4525). Available later this year, the Dalet Workflow Engine combined with Da Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:51:01 GMT Grass Valley News: Grass Valley Sees Widespread Adoption of its https://news.creativecow.net/story/878783 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878783 (MONTREAL--April 17, 2015) Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, announced today that a number of industry leaders have committed to the new Grass Valley LDX 86 Universe switchable 4Kextreme-speed HD camera to greatly enhance their storytelling capabilities. Following on the heels of last years extremely su Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:50:01 GMT NAB News: RTW Presents Mastering Tools Plug-In https://news.creativecow.net/story/878782 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878782 (LAS VEGAS--April 17, 2015) RTW, the market leader in visual audio meters and monitoring devices, will have on display at the 2015 NAB Show (Booth C2134) its new Mastering Tools plug-in for loudness, level, audio analysis and mono-to-7.1 measurement. The second plug-in in RTWs Masterclass PlugIns se Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:49:01 GMT Sennheiser and Apogee launch digital clip-on mics at NAB https://news.creativecow.net/story/878781 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878781 (April 17, 2015) Whether youre a journalist looking for an easy audio solution for field interviews, a lecturer that wants to record a talk or even a parent recording their child reciting a poem the new digital clip-on microphones from Sennheiser NAB Booth C2055 and Apogee help you to capture sound Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:48:01 GMT Ross Video News Release - Ross Video Adds New Functions and https://news.creativecow.net/story/878780 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878780 (Las Vegas, Nevada--April 17, 2015) Today, Ross Video announces the introduction of multiple new functions and capabilities for the XPression line of real-time graphics systems, virtual reality rendering engines, production servers, and comprehensive workflow tools. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:45:01 GMT Bridge Technologies to Show Breakthrough Digital Media https://news.creativecow.net/story/878779 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878779 (OSLO, Norway--April 17, 2015) Bridge Technologies is bringing two important new digital media monitoring technologies to TVConnect 2015 (Stand 101). Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:41:02 GMT Fabula Medya and Visual Unity Partner to Deliver Turnkey Solutions to Turkish Region Broadcasters https://news.creativecow.net/story/878778 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878778 (Prague, Czech Republic--April 17, 2015) Turkeys content distributor Fabula Medya and leading international multiscreen solution provider Visual Unity have signed a strategic partnership agreement that will extend services and experience to a wider broadcast industry customer base in Turkey, Turkish Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:40:08 GMT NAB News: RTW TM3-Primus USB TouchMonitor on Display at NAB 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878777 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878777 (LAS VEGAS, Nevada--April 17, 2015) RTW, the market leader in visual audio meters and monitoring devices, will be presenting its compact and low-cost TM3-Primus USB TouchMonitor at the 2015 NAB Show (Booth C2134). The worlds first USB audio meter, this latest addition to the award-winning TouchMonit Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:39:01 GMT NAB News: Egripment Support Systems Unveils New 225 G-Track https://news.creativecow.net/story/878776 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878776 (LAS VEGAS, Nevada--April 17, 2015) Egripment Support Systems, manufacturer of high-end camera support systems and remote broadcast solutions for the film and broadcast industries, is introducing the new intelligent 225 G-Track Generic Track System at the 2015 NAB Show (Booth C8612). Featuring leadi Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:38:01 GMT aicp show and aicp next awards shortlists announced https://news.creativecow.net/story/878772 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878772 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--April 17, 2015) Matt Miller, President and CEO of the Association of Independent Commercial Producers (AICP), today announced the AICP Show ampamp AICP Next Awards Shortlists. The winners of the AICP Show and AICP Next Awards will be revealed during AICP Week, a celebration of a Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:23:01 GMT A Common Thread's Clay Staub Supercharges Universal Studios' Fast and Furious - Supercharged Launch https://news.creativecow.net/story/878771 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878771 (LOS ANGELES--April 16, 2015) A Common Thread director Clay Staub turns a couple of amusement park visitors into Vin Diesels co-stars in a new spot introducing Universal Studios Hollywoods new Fast and Furious Supercharged ride. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:35:01 GMT Emmy Nomination for McOsker, "The Real Girl's Kitchen" with Haylie Duff https://news.creativecow.net/story/878770 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878770 (Denver, Colorado--April 16, 2015) Citizen Pictures celebrates a Daytime Emmy nomination in a landmark year for the company. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:34:04 GMT Emilia Clarke Feature "Voice From The Stone" Turns To SPLICE® For Editorial & Post https://news.creativecow.net/story/878769 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878769 (Minneapolis--April 16, 2015) Director Eric D. Howell, best known for Anas Playground and Strangers, has wrapped principal photography on his feature film, Voice From the Stone. Starring Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones and Terminator Genisys), the film was shot in Italy in Fall 2014, and since then H Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:33:01 GMT ProMAX’s Platform Portable Workflow Server, Pro-Cache and Power-Cache Archive Appliances https://news.creativecow.net/story/878768 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878768 (April 16, 2015) ProMAX Systems,Inc. demonstrated the Platform Portable mobile workflow server as well as the next generation of Pro-Cache and Power-Cache network archive appliances at the NAB Show. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:30:01 GMT iAnimate at Cinesite“ Gives Boost to Promising Feature Animation Talent https://news.creativecow.net/story/878767 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878767 (Montral, Canada--April 16, 2015) Visual Effects and Animation studio Cinesite has joined forces with leading online training company iAnimate to offer a new animation apprenticeship. iAnimate at Cinesite will foster new talent entering into the thriving Canadian visual effects and animation industr Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:25:01 GMT cineSync to debut new integration with Shotgun at NAB 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878766 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878766 (Adelaide, Australia--April 16, 2015) Cospective today announces a brand new integration between cineSync and Shotgun. The new integration now comes bundled with cineSync Pro replacing a previously separate integration package and will be showcased at NAB 2015. Thu, 16 Apr 2015 01:00:15 GMT SNS Introduces enhanced EVO integration with Adobe Creative Cloud https://news.creativecow.net/story/878765 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878765 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands--April 16, 2015) Studio Network Solutions (SNS), manufacturer of shared storage solutions for film, video, VFX, graphic animation and audio workgroups, today announced new integrations for Adobe(R) Creative Cloud(R) users with EVO ShareBrowser. New features provided incre Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:54:41 GMT Winners of IABM Game Changer Awards announced at NAB https://news.creativecow.net/story/878764 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878764 (April 15, 2015) IABM celebrates outstanding achievement in the industry as it announced the winners of the 2015 Game Changer Awards, during a reception held at the NAB Show last night. Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:15:01 GMT Awesome Incorporated Inhabits The “Kingdom of Awesome” For Cartoon Network https://news.creativecow.net/story/878763 https://news.creativecow.net/story/878763 (April 15, 2015) To create the promotion and packaging for its month-long stunt, Kingdom of Awesome, Cartoon Network tapped the talents of animation and digital production studio Awesome Inc. Charged with the awesome task, the company designed and animated a fantastic animated kingdom where all of C Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:07:02 GMT