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 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:00:00 GMT PHP Script kathlyn@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Anton/Bauer Announces New CINE Battery Series at the 2015 IBC Show https://news.creativecow.net/story/879628 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879628 (SHELTON, Connecticut--August 31, 2015) AntonBauer, a Vitec Group brand and premier provider of battery and charging technologies for the broadcast, film and video industries, announces its new CINE battery series for digital cinema cameras. The CINE battery series was designed to be the safest and Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:29:01 GMT View Conference 2015 Names Keynote Speakers: Mark Osborne, Randy Thom, Jorge Gutierrez and Shannon T https://news.creativecow.net/story/879627 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879627 (Turin, Italy--August 31, 2015) The 16th annual VIEW Conference, Italys premiere annual gathering of industry professionals presenting the latest news and trends across all areas of the digital arts, including Computer Graphics, Interactive Techniques, Digital Cinema, 2D3D Animation, Gaming and VFX, Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:20:02 GMT Christie's 6P Laser Wins Bejing's BIRTV Award https://news.creativecow.net/story/879626 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879626 (BEIJING--August 31, 2015) Christie, the industry-preferred brand in the digital cinema projection market, is proud to announce that it is the recipient of the prestigious BIRTV Award for the Christie 6-Primary (6P) laser projection system at the 2015 Beijing International Radio, TV ampamp Film Equi Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:23:02 GMT Reggae Sun Ska Festival Relies on MultiCam Systems https://news.creativecow.net/story/879625 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879625 (MONTREUIL, France--August 31, 2015) multiCAM Systems announced today that its MULTICAM STUDIO all-in-one solution for live video production captured the 18th annual Reggae Sun Ska festival, streaming it live on YouTube to viewers around the world. Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:22:01 GMT Boris Continuum Complete 10 delivers powerful mocha tracking & masking tools to Avid & Adobe Editors https://news.creativecow.net/story/879624 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879624 (Boston, Massachusetts--August 31, 2015) Boris FX, the leading developer in VFX and workflow solutions for film and video, and Imagineer Systems, the Academy Award-winning developer of mocha Planar Tracking tools, will showcase the newest versions of flagship products Boris Continuum Complete (BCC) Mon, 31 Aug 2015 16:21:01 GMT IBC News: Visual Research Inc. Relies on Matrox X.mio3 LP SDI https://news.creativecow.net/story/879622 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879622 (MONTREAL--August 28, 2015) Matrox Video today announced that Korean video equipment manufacturer Visual Research Inc. (VRi) has chosen Matrox X.mio3 LP SDI cards to power its KarismaCG 4K 3D character generators. At IBC2015 (Amsterdam, Sept. 1115), VRi products will be presented on stand 7.D05. Mat Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:49:01 GMT Telestream at IBC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879621 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879621 (Nevada City, California--August 28, 2015) mobilified ---------- Forwarded message ---------- From Veronique Froment ampltveroniquehighrezpr.comampgt Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:48:02 GMT Archiware presents P5 Archive App at IBC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879620 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879620 (Munich, Amsterdam--August 28, 2015) Archiware GmbH, manufacturer of data management software suite Archiware P5, is launching the P5 Archive App at IBC 2015. The P5 Archive App allows archiving and restore of files, folders and Final Cut Pro X projects directly from the Finder. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 10:36:06 GMT Christie Previews New Laser Phosphor Projector at BIRTV 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879619 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879619 (BEIJING--August 27, 2015) Christie is demonstrating its new laser phosphor (LaPh) projection technology today at BIRTV 2015. Capable of 22,000 lumens, and 30,000 hours to Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:07:02 GMT Anton/Bauer Announces New 7.2V Series of Li-Ion Batteries and Chargers https://news.creativecow.net/story/879618 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879618 (SHELTON, CT--August 27, 2015) AntonBauer, a Vitec Group brand and premier provider of battery and charging technologies for the broadcast, film and video industries, is proud to announce new L-Series 7.2V batteries and chargers that offer long, reliable run-times for professional video cameras and Thu, 27 Aug 2015 22:24:01 GMT Award-Winning Creative Professionals Will Reveal How The Grand Budapest Hotel and Mission: Impossibl https://news.creativecow.net/story/879617 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879617 (BURLINGTON, MASSACHUSETTS--August 27, 2015) Avid (NasdaqAVID) today announced guest speakers who will present at the Avid booth (7.J20) at IBC 2015 which takes place in Amsterdam from September 11-15, 2015. Editor Barney Pilling, who cut The Grand Budapest Hotel, and supervising sound editorsound d Thu, 27 Aug 2015 21:41:43 GMT TSL Unveils New TallyMan Virtual Panel at IBC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879616 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879616 (MARLOW, UK--August 27, 2015) At IBC 2015 on stand 10.B41, leading broadcast equipment manufacturer, TSL Products, will unveil a new Virtual Panel add on option for TallyMan, a control system that coordinates critical infrastructure components in a TV facility, to ensure that creative teams, talent Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:32:01 GMT Blackmagic Design Announces Fusion 8 Public Beta is Available https://news.creativecow.net/story/879615 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879615 (Fremont, California--August 27, 2015) Blackmagic Design today announced the public beta of the free version of Fusion 8, the worlds most advanced visual effects and motion graphics software, is now available for download from the Blackmagic Design website. This beta is for the free version of Fusio Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:31:01 GMT Modern VideoFilm HDR - New TV colorist Press Release https://news.creativecow.net/story/879614 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879614 (BURBANK, CALIFORNIA--August 27, 2015) Modern VideoFilm powered by Point.360 participated in a 4KHDR panel discussion sponsored by Key Code Media on the Sony lot Wednesday August 19th, 2015. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:23:33 GMT Canon Announces World's First 4k Uhd Wide-angle Broadcast Lens* https://news.creativecow.net/story/879612 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879612 (Melville, New York--August 27, 2015) Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the CJ12ex4.3B portable 4K 23-inch broadcast lens, the worlds first 4K wide-angle lens for use with 4K broadcast cameras featuring 23-inch sensors. This will be the first in a new line of Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:21:02 GMT Stan Moote to be honoured with SMPTE award https://news.creativecow.net/story/879611 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879611 (Gloucestershire, UK--August 27, 2015) IABM is proud to announce that its recently appointed CTO, Stan Moote, is set to be awarded the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) 2015 Digital Processing Medal Award. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:20:01 GMT Deadline Helps Milk VFX Scale Up Production https://news.creativecow.net/story/879610 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879610 (August 27, 2015) For BAFTA Award-winning boutique studio Milk Visual Effects, a regular day at the office can entail anything from blowing up buildings to giving life to the supernatural. Founded in 2013, the innovative London-based visual effects company recently added a second studio in Cardiff, Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:19:01 GMT Grass Valley Adds New Playout Features with iTX 2.8 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879609 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879609 (MONTREAL--August 27, 2015) Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, is launching version 2.8 of its iTX Integrated Playout Platform at IBC 2015. This release further extends the functionality of iTX by removing yet more devices from the broadcast chain, reducing potential failure points and simplifying operat Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:18:02 GMT Bridge Technologies Delivers Monitoring Confidence to Taiwan’s TINP https://news.creativecow.net/story/879608 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879608 (OSLO, NORWAY--August 27, 2015) Bridge Technologies and Regional Business Partner, Linkwen, today announced that Taiwan Infrastructure Network Provider (TINP) has selected Bridgetechs video quality and video service monitoring system. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:17:02 GMT Technicolor PostWorks Helps David Simon Recreate 1980s Yonkers https://news.creativecow.net/story/879607 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879607 (NEW YORK, NEW YORK--August 27, 2015) Post-production for Show Me a Hero, the new 6-part drama debuting on HBO this month, recently wrapped up at Technicolor PostWorks New York. The post house handled dailies processing, editorial conforming, final color grading and deliverables. It also provided so Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:16:01 GMT BL Ingest Integrated with New Sony Media Navigator https://news.creativecow.net/story/879606 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879606 (August 27, 2015) IBC 2015, Amsterdam, Stand 7.G07 Blue Lucy has today announced that is has completed the integration of its linear video and file-based ingest toolset, BL Ingest, with Media Navigator, Sonys new cost effective and scalable asset management solution for the broadcast market. Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:15:01 GMT PlayBox Technology Advancing into SaaS with CloudAir Universal https://news.creativecow.net/story/879605 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879605 (Hatfield, Hertfordshire--August 27, 2015) PlayBox Technology, the worlds premier television-channel-in-a-box brand with over 15,500 playout and branding channels, announces a major addition to its product range. CloudAir streamlines workflows to deliver television from the cloud. It can dramaticall Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:14:01 GMT Marquis' Project Parking Frees-up Space & Time for TV3 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879604 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879604 (August 27, 2015) Marquis Broadcast, experts in content workflows and media integration software, specialise in moving media. Marquis has announced that TV3, Irelands leading free-to-air commercial television network, is using Marquis complete Avid storage management solution, Project Parking, to as Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:13:01 GMT IBC2015: Zylight 'Spread the Newz' Contest Offers Free On-Camera Lights https://news.creativecow.net/story/879603 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879603 (LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA--August 27, 2015) Zylight, a leading manufacturer of innovative LED lighting solutions, is encouraging IBC2015 attendees to Spread the Newz via Twitter about its Newz on-camera light. During the SpreadTheNewz IBC Giveaway, Zylight will award one Newz to someone who tweets ab Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:12:01 GMT Panasonic Announces Pricing/availability For AG-DVX200PJ 4K https://news.creativecow.net/story/879602 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879602 (NEWARK--August 27, 2015) Panasonic has announced that its highly-anticipated AG-DVX200PJ 4K large-sensor, 43 handheld camcorder will begin deliveries in October 2015 with a suggested list price of 4,695. The DVX200PJ is the first in a new generation of large sensor, multi-format professional camcor Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:11:05 GMT Press Release: Lipsync Post Projects Featured At Toronto Film https://news.creativecow.net/story/879601 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879601 (LONDON, UK--August 27, 2015) LipSyncPost is delighted to see three of its post-production film projects featured at the 40thanniversary Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2015. LipSync provided post-production services as well as equity investment services for London Road, London Fields and Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:10:05 GMT Grass Valley Previews First Feature Release of EDIUS 8 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879600 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879600 (MONTREAL--August 27, 2015) Grass Valley, a Belden Brand, announces the first feature release of the 8.x version of its editing platform, EDIUS, designed for broadcast news, professional editing studios, event videographers and even home users. EDIUS 8.1 continues to focus on video editing performan Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:09:01 GMT Avid Everywhere Brings Top Creative Film Talent to IBC https://news.creativecow.net/story/879599 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879599 (BURLINGTON, MASSACHUSETTS--August 27, 2015) Avid(R) Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:08:01 GMT Press Release: Media 100 Launches Free Educational Licensing https://news.creativecow.net/story/879598 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879598 (Boston, MASSACHUSETTS--August 27, 2015) Boris FX, the leading developer of visual effects and post-production solutions for film and video, and MacVideo Promo, a promotion company that offers exclusive deals on tools for Mac video editors, announce a limited-time program that provides free, perpetu Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:07:02 GMT PlayBox Technology’s New CloudAir Application Selected to Support Tata Communications’ New Global Br https://news.creativecow.net/story/879597 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879597 (Hatfield, Hertfordshire--August 27, 2015) PlayBox Technologys new CloudAir virtual application has been selected by Tata Communications, a leading provider of A New World of Communications, to support its new cloud broadcast playout service. The new broadcast playout service, originally announced a Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:21:01 GMT Tackling virtual reality with ftrack https://news.creativecow.net/story/879596 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879596 (August 27, 2015) When we think about the promise of virtual reality to transform interactive experiences, most minds go right to video games. It makes sense, right However, VR can be used for much more than purely entertainment and amusement it can also be tapped to drive brand engagement in innov Thu, 27 Aug 2015 13:48:01 GMT Timecode Systems Now Shipping the :mini trx+ With B:LINK Compatibility https://news.creativecow.net/story/879595 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879595 (WORCESTER, UK--August 27, 2015) Timecode Systems Ltd., a pioneer in wireless technologies for sharing timecode and metadata, today announced its role in a Timecode Systems Ltd., a pioneer in wireless technologies for sharing timecode, sync, and metadata, announced today it is now shipping the mini Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:16:02 GMT Canon U.S.A. Welcomes The Newest Member Of The EOS Family - The EOS M3 Digital Camera https://news.creativecow.net/story/879594 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879594 (MELVILLE, NEW YORK--August 27, 2015) Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the EOS M3, a compact and stylish interchangeable lens digital camera created for enthusiast photographers who demand premium performance. Fusing Canons outstanding image quality and DSLR- Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:18:01 GMT Canon U.S.A. Introduces new Canon EF 35MM F/1.4L II USM Lens https://news.creativecow.net/story/879593 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879593 (MELVILLE, NEW YORK--August 27, 2015) Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today introduced the new EF 35mm f1.4L II USM lens for EOS system cameras a wide-angle fixed-focal-length Canon EF lens that is the worlds first to utilize the Companys newly-developed and exclusive Blue Spec Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:17:04 GMT Canon U.S.A. Welcomes The Newest Member Of The EOS Family- The EOS M3 Digital Camera https://news.creativecow.net/story/879592 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879592 (Melville, NEW YORK--August 27, 2015) Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced the EOS M3, a compact and stylish interchangeable lens digital camera created for enthusiast photographers who demand premium performance. Fusing Canons outstanding image quality and DSLR- Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:16:04 GMT Filmworkers' Knack for Developing Talent Continues with Colorists Jeff Altman and Matt Harger https://news.creativecow.net/story/879591 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879591 (CHICAGO, ILLINOIS--August 27, 2015) Filmworkers has a tradition for developing post-production talent and now it has two new stars in the making. Young colorists Jeff Altman and Matt Harger are producing standout work, and developing strong followings among local agencies and filmmakers for their e Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:11:01 GMT FuseFX Delivers Action-Packed VFX for "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." https://news.creativecow.net/story/879590 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879590 (BURBANK, CALIFORNIA--August 27, 2015) Accolades continue to accumulate for FuseFX and its work on ABCs Marvels Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. The lead visual effects provider for the action series, the team from the Burbank-based studio is currently nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Visual Effect Thu, 27 Aug 2015 04:10:01 GMT PESA Spotlights Cheetah Flex Hybrid Routing Solution, NewTek Integration at IBC2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879585 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879585 (August 26, 2015) PESA, a leading designer and manufacturer of streaming, routing, and AV integration products, will demonstrate its new Cheetah Flex hybrid routing environment and integrated NewTek routing solution at IBC2015 (Stand 8.E47), which runs Sept. 11-15 at Amsterdam RAI. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:28:01 GMT Broadcast Pix Introduces Version 5.0 Software at IBC2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879584 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879584 (Billerica, Massachusetts--August 26, 2015) Broadcast Pix will debut Version 5.0 software for its complete line of integrated production switchers at IBC2015 (Stand 7.B21), which runs Sept. 11-15 at Amsterdam RAI. The upgrade features Virtual Set Studios, an enhanced toolset for creating high-qualit Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:15:02 GMT Go With The Flow: Jeff Bednarz Crosses Caribbean for McCann Worldgroup's "Hello World" https://news.creativecow.net/story/879583 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879583 (August 26, 2015) Lucky 21 director Jeff Bednarz traveled to Trinidad and Tobago with McCann Worldgroup for a new spot that captures the spirit of the region served by telecomm company Flow. The commercial highlights the connectedness of technology and how Flow links people to entertainment, loved o Wed, 26 Aug 2015 22:13:02 GMT Production Music Conference Announces New Panelists, Collaboration with Society of Composers & L https://news.creativecow.net/story/879582 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879582 (Hollywood, California--August 26, 2015) The non-profit Production Music Association the leading advocate and voice of the production music community, is making a number of new announcements regarding its Second Annual Production Music Conference (PMC,) which will be held from 8 AM to 7PM on Sept. 9 Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:49:02 GMT 4K Optics Defined to Standing Room Crowd During First-Ever FUJIFILM 4K Day https://news.creativecow.net/story/879581 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879581 (Wayne, New Jersey--August 26, 2015) It was standing room only at the recent FUJIFILM 4K Day held at the Digital Motion Picture Center (DMPC) in Culver City, California on August 13, with attendees eager to discover what makes a 4K lens truly 4K. The crowd - a cross section of DPs, engineers, compan Wed, 26 Aug 2015 21:36:02 GMT Top VFX House MASTERSFX Names Scott Coulter its New Vice President & Executive Producer of Visual Ef https://news.creativecow.net/story/879577 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879577 (Los Angeles, California--August 26, 2015) Award-winning character-effects firm MASTERSFX (MFX) has named longtime VFX Producer Scott Coulter as its new Vice President amp Executive Producer of Visual Effects. The announcement was made by Todd Masters, Founder, President and Chief Monster-Maker, MFX Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:01:00 GMT Band Pro to Unveil New S35xFF Expander at IBC 2015 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879576 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879576 (Burbank, California--August 26, 2015) Band Pro Munich GmbH (the European branch of Band Pro Film amp Digital, Inc.) will unveil the new IBE Super 35 to Full Frame Expander at this years IBC show. The highly anticipated S35xFF Expander provides full sensor coverage from any S35 lens (including the 8 Wed, 26 Aug 2015 00:52:49 GMT Rising Sun Pictures Offers Course in Compositing for Feature Films https://news.creativecow.net/story/879575 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879575 (Adelaide, South Australia--August 25, 2015) Aspiring visual effects artists will have an opportunity to learn the basics of compositing through a new course offered by Rising Sun Pictures. Introduction to Compositing for Feature Films will be taught by RSP Senior Compositor Paul Kirwan, whose more Tue, 25 Aug 2015 03:14:01 GMT Telestream shortlisted for IABM Design & Innovation Award https://news.creativecow.net/story/879574 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879574 (Gloucestershire, UK--August 24, 2015) Telestream, the leading provider of video transcoding and workflow automation solutions, today announced that its new Camera Ingest option for Vantage has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Post Production category of the IABM Design ampamp Innovation Awards Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:34:01 GMT Range of FOR-A Video Production Solutions to Make Show Debut at IBC https://news.creativecow.net/story/879573 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879573 (Brugherio, Italy--August 24, 2015) At the upcoming IBC Show, FOR-A will showcase a variety of video production solutions, including its new FT-ONE-S compact 4K high speed camera, the companys popular line of vision mixers, including a new control panel for the HVS-2000 unit, as well as its new mult Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:33:01 GMT GeoH Tracking in New SynthEyes 1508 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879569 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879569 (August 24, 2015) SynthEyes 1508 Released Adds Powerful New Geometric Hierarchy Tracking August 24th, 2015. For immediate release. Andersson Technologies LLC has announced SynthEyes 1508, the latest version of its 3-D tracking and match-moving application for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:00:01 GMT The Refinery AV Welcomes Josh Olson As SVP of Theatrical/Creative Director https://news.creativecow.net/story/879572 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879572 (Sherman Oaks, California--August 24, 2015) Marketing agency The Refinery AV is pleased to welcome Josh Olson as SVP of TheatricalCreative Director. Olson, who brings more than a decade of experience in entertainment marketing, will work closely with The Refinery AV PartnerCreative Director Brett Wi Mon, 24 Aug 2015 05:41:02 GMT LightWave 3D Group Releases LightWave 2015 Update 3 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879571 https://news.creativecow.net/story/879571 (Burbank, California--August 24, 2015) The LightWave 3D Group, a division of NewTek, Inc., announced today the release of LightWave 2015 Update 3, which offers numerous fixes and improvements, system updates for Python, support for NVIDIA Optimus technology and more. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 05:40:02 GMT