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FLEX Creative Acquires Noted Marketing, Promotions and Production Company SuchAGoodDog
FLEX Creative Acquires Noted Marketing, Promotions and Production Company SuchAGoodDogAcquisition Brings New Clients Fox, ABC, Freeform and Reelz Network to FLEX
FLEX Creative, a creative services agency specializing in the design and production of promotional and in-show content for broadcast television, cable and streaming industry clients, has acquired SuchAGoodDog, the Emmy-nominated marketing, promotions, and production company.  The acquisition brings new clients Fox, ABC, Freeform and Reelz Network to FLEX. The announcement was made jointly today by Peter Martin, Founder/Chief Creative Director, FLEX Creative, and Steve Silverman, Founder/Chief Creative Director, Such A Good Dog.
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Mixing Light Teams Up with Gaiamount at BIRTV to Bring Color Correction Training and Resources to China
Mixing Light Teams Up with Gaiamount at BIRTV to Bring Color Correction Training and Resources to ChinaMIXING LIGHT TEAMS UP WITH GAIAMOUNT AT BIRTV TO BRING COLOR CORRECTION TRAINING AND RESOURCES TO CHINA
- Companies to offer online and on-site training at BIRTV -
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Leading Trade Organization Honors Well-Loved Post Production Figure
Leading Trade Organization Honors Well-Loved Post Production FigureThe Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has named Herb Dow recipient of one of its most esteemed honors, the HPA Lifetime Achievement Award. The award will be bestowed during the HPA Awards gala on 17 November, 2016, at the Skirball Center in Los Angeles, California. Mr. Dow’s experience stretches across five decades, from the cutting room to the most advanced technologies in the evolution of post production.
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Canon Professional Services Keeps Professional Sports
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will be bringing their service and support expertise to Brazil to help maximize the uptime and performance of its users’ professional imaging equipment. From pro DSLR cameras and EF lenses to broadcast television lenses, Canon’s award-winning service and support staff will be providing preventative maintenance and repairs to help professionals who have put their trust in Canon imaging equipment.
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Canon Professional Services Keeps Professional Sports Photographers Ready For Action
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will be bringing their service and support expertise to Brazil to help maximize the uptime and performance of its users’ professional imaging equipment. From pro DSLR cameras and EF lenses to broadcast television lenses, Canon’s award-winning service and support staff will be providing preventative maintenance and repairs to help professionals who have put their trust in Canon imaging equipment.
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Lipsync Post Works On Triplet Of Creative Arts Projects
Steve McQueen, Banksy and Gregory Porter amongst artists featured in latest creative pieces
LIPSYNCPost has recently completed post-production services on a triplet of art productions including exhibitions and post production documentary work featuring Steve McQueen, Banksy and Gregory Porter.
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SIGGRAPH 2016 Announces Award Winners and Highlights of 43rd Annual Computer Animation Festival
SIGGRAPH 2016 Announces Award Winners and Highlights of 43rd Annual Computer Animation FestivalSIGGRAPH 2016, the world’s largest annual event in computer graphics and interactive techniques, announces the winners — and highlights — of the 43rd annual Computer Animation Festival. With the tagline "Render the Possibilities," SIGGRAPH 2016 will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, 24–28 July 2016.
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Lipsync Post Brings The Living And The Dead To Life
Lipsync Post Brings The Living And The Dead To LifeLIPSYNC Post provides titles design work for new BBC series
LIPSYNCPost has created the disturbing title sequence for BBC ONE’s chilling new six-part drama series, The Living and the Dead, that hit the screens on 28 June 2016.
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SmartSound Launches Sonicfire Pro 6
A New Landmark in Music Soundtrack Creation
SmartSound®Software, Inc., the leader in fully-customizable royalty-free music and soundtrack creation technology, today announced Sonicfire®Pro 6—a software revolution in soundtrack creation technology. Seamlessly integrated with SmartSound’s extensive Royalty-Free Music Library, Sonicfire Pro 6 brings powerful new technologies to the selection, customization and integration of music tracks for video production.
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Lipsync Post Appoints Tom Russell As Colourist
Tom brings 25 years of feature film experience to the Soho post-house
LIPSYNCPosthas appointed Tom Russellto the role of Colourist, effective immediately. Tom will work across feature films, TV drama and commercials alongside the existing grading team.
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Alkemy X Adds Director Scott Ross to Diverse Talent Roster
Alkemy X Adds Director Scott Ross to Diverse Talent RosterAlkemy X’s talent roster continues to expand with the addition of Director Scott Ross. Ross brings extensive experience to his new role at Alkemy X, including a variety of work in the industries of fashion, experimental film, music videos, fine art, commercial advertisements and virtual reality.
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360Heros Debuting Blackmagic Design Virtual Reality 360 Video Camera
360Heros Debuting Blackmagic Design Virtual Reality 360 Video CameraCompatible with both the Blackmagic Micro Cinema Camera and the Blackmagic Micro Studio Camera 4K and are available in three, four, five, six and seven camera arrays
360Heros Inc., a company specializing in 360 video technology, will debut a line of spherical solutions utilizing Blackmagic Design cameras at the 2016 NAB Show. These solutions leverage the professional quality of Blackmagic Design’s camera systems to create cinematic 360 video content.
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Art Directors Guild & American Cinematheque Announce 2016 Screening Series
Art Directors Guild & American Cinematheque Announce 2016 Screening SeriesAward-Winning Production Designers Are Focus of Film Series at the Egyptian and Aero Theatres Sponsored by The Hollywood Reporter
The Art Directors Guild (ADG) Film Society and the American Cinematheque are co-hosting the annual 2016 Screening Series “Production Design: Looking at Nothing, Seeing Everything” highlighting the work of renowned Production Designers and their creative collaborations. The monthly series will run from April through July, and the screenings will alternate between the American Cinematheque’s Lloyd E. Rigler Theatre at the Egyptian (6712 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood) and the Max Palevsky Theatre at the Aero (1328 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica) with all screenings starting at 5:30 pm. The screening series is sponsored by The Hollywood Reporter.
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LipSync Post Provides Post Magic For Peter & Wendy
LipSync Post Provides Post Magic For Peter & WendyChristmas TV Movie benefits from extensive VFX work
LIPSYNCPost has provided over 145 shots of visual effects for Peter and Wendy, a TV film based on J.M Barrie’s Peter Pan directed by Diarmuid Lawrence and written by Adrian Hodges. Made in connection with Great Ormond Street Hospital, the TV movie is scheduled for broadcast on ITV over Christmas.
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LIPSYNC POST PROVIDES EQUITY INVESTMENT AND POST-PRODUCTION SERVICES FOR "THE CRUCIFIXION"
LIPSYNC POST PROVIDES EQUITY INVESTMENT AND POST-PRODUCTION SERVICES FOR "THE CRUCIFIXION"Xavier Gens’ 2016 thriller is now shooting
MEDIA ALERT
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Post Haste Digital Forms Strategic Alliance with Larson Studios
Post Haste Digital Forms Strategic Alliance with Larson StudiosNew Culver City Studio Co-Op Expands Post Offerings in West LA
Independent post-production facilities Post Haste Digital and Larson Studios have joined forces to extend audio and video post production services in West Los Angeles. As part of the arrangement, Hollywood-based Larson will operate the Main Stage in Post Haste’s Culver City facility, where the studio will service its Westside clients and also lend talent to Post Haste projects. Upcoming projects to be mixed in Larson’s new Stage 10 include Fox’s “re-boot” of the cult sci-fi series “The X-Files.”
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Press Release: Lipsync Post Projects Featured At Toronto Film
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 Kajaki. The strong showing at TIFF follows the success of seeing nine LipSync film projects at the London Film Festival last year.
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Milk Brings Home Second Bafta Craft Award For Doctor Who
Independent VFX house Milk is delighted to announce that it has won a British Academy Television Craft Award foroutstandingvisual effects on the BBC’s Doctor Whoepisode“Deep Breath” in the Special, Visual & Graphic Effects category.
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Codex workflow popularity reflected in 2015 Awards season nominations -
Codex workflow popularity reflected in 2015 Awards season nominations -Codex digital recording and workflow products harnessed by 14 motion pictures in this year’s Oscar, Golden Globe, BAFTA and ASC Awards nominations
Codex , the industry leader in high-end digital recording and workflow equipment for motion picture and TV production, today announced a dramatic increase in the number of motion pictures, nominated at the 2015 Oscar, Golden Globe, BAFTA and American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) awards, that used Codex products in their production and post production pipelines.
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LipSync Post Prowls Wolf Hall
LipSync Post Prowls Wolf HallLipSync completes full post on Company Pictures’ anticipated adaptation for BBC TWO
LipSync Post provided full post-production services for the highly anticipated 6x60min drama adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s multi-award-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, which is scheduled to start broadcasting on 21 January 2015 on BBC TWO.
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Six Lipsync Projects in Competition at Toronto International Film Festival
"A Little Chaos" will close the festival
LipSync is pleased to see six films at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) for which it has provided equity investment and post-production services. TIFF takes place from 4-14 September 2014.
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A Wonderful World of Color
Technicolor-PostWorks’ The Room Posts “The Giver”
The Room, the boutique finishing facility located within Technicolor-PostWorks, New York, recently completed two months of post-production finishing on "The Giver," the new film from director Phillip Noyce and The Weinstein Company. In a project involving numerous creative and technical challenges, the facility handled editorial conforming and color grading. The latter included applying the finishing touch to an onscreen world that undergoes a gradual transition from black & white to color.
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TV Diário Turns to EditShare for World Cup Coverage
Brazilian Broadcaster Gets Ready for Game Day; Upgrades Newsroom Infrastructure with EditShare Storage and MAM
EditShare®, the technology leader in shared media storage and end-to-end tapeless workflow solutions, announced today that TV Diário, an affiliate of TV Globo located in Mogi das Cruzes, home of the Belgium squad, upgraded its newsroom infrastructure with EditShare shared storage and Flow media asset management, creating a workflow for better and faster coverage of the upcoming World Cup games. “The World Cup games rank high among the world’s most-watched events, and great coverage is a must to win in the ratings,” comments Mr. Romeu Alencar, director of engineering, TV Diário. “Beyond the TV Diário viewership, our news packages will collaborate with TV Globo affiliates, reaching an audience of more than two million. It is critical that we have the best infrastructure to capture the intensity and emotion of the games. EditShare has proven over and over again to be the best partner and, for TV Diário, the solution that best meets our requirements.”
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MGI Partners With Molden Media and Never.no for CABSAT 2014
MGI Partners With Molden Media and Never.no for CABSAT 2014Molden Media will demonstrate latest trends in On-Air graphics and interactive user integration based on multi-touch video wall technology Never.no to showcase live social management and interactive broadcast platform
Media Group International (MGI), the region’s leading systems integrator, has partnered with Molden Media and never.no to showcase the latest trends in On-Air graphics and live social management based on multi-touch screen technology at next week’s CABSAT 2014.
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Milk To Create VFX For New" Doctor Who" Series
VFX house Milk Visual Effects – the company behind the visual effects created for the BBC’s "Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special episode: Day of the Doctor" - has been commissioned by the BBC to create the visual effects for the forthcoming eighth series of "Doctor Who," starring new Doctor Peter Capaldi. The new series will be broadcast in 2014.
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Milk Delivers VFX to Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special in Stereoscopic 3D
Milk Delivers VFX to Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special in Stereoscopic 3DVFX house Milk Visual Effects worked with the BBC to create the visual effects for the BBC’s hotly anticipated 75-minute special Doctor Who 50th anniversary episode: The Day of the Doctor. Shot in stereoscopic 3D, the episode was broadcast on BBC One in the UK on Saturday 23rd November achieving an average audience of 10.2 million and was simulcast in 94 countries and in more than 1500 cinemas across the world, winning a Guinness World Record as the largest simulcast of a TV drama in history.
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Lighthouse, Thailand, Trains Crews on New MSE’s Intel-A-Jib
Lighthouse, Thailand, Trains Crews on New MSE’s Intel-A-JibLighthouse Film Services, the premiere equipment provider in Bangkok, Thailand recently took delivery of Matthews Studio Equipment’s Intel-A-Jib. Rob Erik van Gelder, Lighthouse’s Head of Maintenance immediately set up an intense training session for their local crew, so that Lighthouse could provide the production community with the latest and best of production equipment.
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Solid Angle's Arnold Used by ILM as its Primary Rendered on "Pacific Rim"
Solid Angle's Arnold Used by ILM as its Primary Rendered on "Pacific Rim"Solid Angle has signed a license deal with Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), for its global illumination renderer, Arnold. The announcement was made by Mr. Marcos Fajardo, Founder, Solid Angle, and Mr. John Knoll, Chief Creative Officer, ILM.
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Hedgehog Selects Grass Valley Solutions for Lebanon’s First HD OB Van
Grass Valley® today announced Lebanese production company Hedgehog has selected an end-to-end workflow consisting of cameras, production switchers, routing switchers, router control systems and replay systems for Lebanon’s first HD OB van. These live production solutions provide the mobile backbone for Hedgehog so that it can provide better quality HD coverage of live events. On the ground, Hedgehog will work closely with Grass Valley’s local partner in Lebanon, Pharaon Broadcast.
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Collider Conference To Host First New York VFX Town Hall
Digital Domain Co-Founder Scott Ross headlines panel of industry experts at live NYC event slated for June 10. Online viewers and onsite attendees can take part in real-time polling on key issues.
w its New York’s turn to weigh in on the VFX crisis. COLLIDER (http://www.colliderevents.com), the new Manhattan-based digital production event for the visual effects, animation, and interactive industries, announced that a VFX Town Hall will be streamed live from the conference.
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Mistika brings new developments, products and performance-leading Innovations for post, DI and broadcast to NAB
SGO launches Mistika Air at NAB – Intelligent Broadcasting solutions for more efficient workflows
“Mistika has become a system and workflow solution associated with leading developments which address the very latest desires and trends of the post, DI and broadcast markets. NAB is a perfect place to showcase our technology with work done by our amazing customers from the small boutiques to the biggest film studios and broadcasters all around the world. We will continue to push development that keeps us one step ahead of the competition and which delivers many of the best solutions in the industry”
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Wayne Brinton, VFX Supervisor at Modus FX
The Importance of the Human Connection in the Digital Workflow
For visual effects supervisor Wayne Brinton, the secret to doing great work is great relationships. That means that the first task in every job is to put a face to the name. Not only does work move more smoothly that way, but for Brinton, even a short period of time together on set can save days of work back at the studio.
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FOR-A 4K Super Slow Motion Camera Wins Prestigious STAR Award at IBC
FOR-A 4K Super Slow Motion Camera Wins Prestigious STAR Award at IBCTV Technology Europe
has recognized FOR-A as a recipient of the publication’s 2012 IBC Show STAR Awards for its FT-ONE full 4K high resolution variable frame rate camera. FOR-A, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, unveiled the FT-ONE earlier this year at Cine Gear Expo in Hollywood, while IBC 2012 marked the camera’s European debut.
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Athena Studios Opens In Northern California: New Facility Provides Production Services To The Film And Broadcast Community
Athena Studios Opens In Northern California: New Facility Provides Production Services To The Film And Broadcast CommunityAthena Studios has opened for business in Emeryville -- the East Bay area of Northern California. The new company provides full production services for film, TV, advertising, and multimedia clients and projects. Athena Studios offers a 40’ x 48’ stage, including a 25’ x 25’ green screen cyc. The announcement was made today by Jon V. Peters, CEO/Founder, Athena Studios.
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Persistence Of Vision, Hollywood’s Preeminent Pre-Vis Company, Launches New “Multi-Media Content” Unit: First Projects From New Unit Include Trailer For Microsoft’s “Halo 4: Forward Until Dawn,” Tv Spot For “Age Of Wushu” Film
Persistence Of Vision, Hollywood’s Preeminent Pre-Vis Company, Launches New “Multi-Media Content” Unit: First Projects From New Unit Include Trailer For Microsoft’s “Halo 4:  Forward Until Dawn,” Tv Spot For “Age Of Wushu” FilmPersistence of Vision (POV), Hollywood’s preeminent Pre-Vis company, with a history of working on such major motion pictures as the “Star Wars” Prequels, and entries in the “Mission Impossible” and “X-Men” film franchises, has launched a new “Multi-Media Content” Unit, it was announced today by David Dozoretz, POV president/founder. The new unit will supply POV’s creative services to producers of TV commercials, video games, webisodes, music videos, and other, non-feature film content. Initial projects from the unit include those for Microsoft, Snail Games, and Nike.
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Mr. X Gotham Launches in New York City
Supervisor/Producer Eric J. Robertson to Lead Feature Film VFX Operation
Mr. X Inc. and Eric J. Robertson have teamed up to launch a New York City outpost of the premier visual effects firm. Focusing on high-­end visual effects for the New York feature film market, Mr. X Gotham will be a creative storytelling laboratory, spanning visual effects genres from the narrative and invisible to spectacular effects for tent-­pole thrillers.
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MR.X Expands to NEW YORK CITY!
MR.X is excited to announce our expansion into the New York City feature film landscape with the opening of a new cutting-edge digital studio. The recently acquired 4000 square foot space, nestled conveniently in NYC’s film district, will be home to our New York City studio, equipped to provide the full scope of visual effects capabilities, including; photo-real CG creatures, CG environments, FX and compositing for both traditional and 3D formats.
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ASSIMILATE Expands Sales and Support for SCRATCH in India with DOTS Techno-Creative Solution
ASSIMLATE, a leading global provider of post-production tools for digital cinema and broadcast workflows, today announced further expansion of its sales and technical support presence in India with the appointment of reseller DOTS Techno-Creative Solution, nationwide. In response to India’s demand for high-quality file-based workflows to support its burgeoning Bollywood and broadcast markets, ASSIMILATE opened a sales and technical support division for its SCRATCH® product line in Mumbai in October 2011, and has since built a strong network of knowledgeable resellers and authorized training centers.
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Danetracks Announces 25th Anniversary
Danetracks Announces 25th AnniversaryDanetracks, Inc., a West Hollywood post production sound facility specializing in Sound Design, Sound Editorial, and Sound Mixing celebrates its 25th Anniversary on December 2, 2011.
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Fox Taps Alive & Well’s Henry Hobson For Big-Screen Isaac Asimov Adaptation
Fox Taps Alive & Well’s Henry Hobson For Big-Screen Isaac Asimov AdaptationDirector Henry Hobson of bicoastal Alive & Well continues to attract the attention of Hollywood, expanding his career in commercials as well as the world of features. Hobson has been named by 20th Century Fox to helm its upcoming adaptation of the classic 1954 Isaac Asimov novel, "Caves of Steel".
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LipSync Invests And Provides Post Services For "Jane Eyre"
LipSync Productions, the investment and equity services company, and LipSync Post, the leading post-production facility, has provided investment and full post services for "Jane Eyre".
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Argentina's América TV Improves Broadcasts with ToolsOnAir
América TV is one of Argentina's three biggest television channels. Currently broadcasting from the Palermo neighborhood in Buenos Aires, América TV's programming includes news broadcasts, comedy, sports and talk shows.
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Futian District Publicity Department Jumps into Digital Revolution with ATEM and DaVinci Resolve
Blackmagic Design today announced the Publicity Department of Futian District of Shenzhen City installed a number of Blackmagic Design products, including the Blackmagic Design ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher, ATEM 1 M/E Broadcast Panel, DaVinci Resolve and Micro VideoHub. The products will be used with the Publicity Department’s Film & TV Center.
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Studio 108 Opens The Doors Of A New Space Tripling Its Size In Richmond's Creative Mecca, The Manchester’s Art + Design District
Studio 108 Opens The Doors Of A New Space Tripling Its Size In Richmond's Creative Mecca, The Manchester’s Art + Design DistrictFounder Jack Hartmann Marks Studio 108's 10th Anniversary With Its Re-Launch AsThe City's First Hybrid One-Stop Creative/Production/FX/Animation/Editorial/Audio Company
Studio 108 founder, director/editor Jack Hartmann, has announced that his integrated creative/FX/animation/production/post/audio company has opened the doors of its new facility in Manchester Flats, a unique building designed specifically for artists and creative companies. The multi award-winning firm has tripled its size with the move to the largest commercial space in this stunningly renovated 19th century warehouse located in the heart of Richmond’s burgeoning hip urban Mecca, The Manchester Art + Design District. The expansion marks Studio 108’s 10th anniversary, and positions it as the city’s most comprehensive creative resource for ad agencies, corporations and filmmakers seeking a cost-effective approach to a producing innovate, high-end media content.
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Rising Sun Pictures Taps Patterson to Lead New Film Production Division
Rising Sun Pictures Taps Patterson to Lead New Film Production DivisionRising Sun Pictures, which has produced visual effects for such films as "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Parts I & II)" and "Green Lantern", has hired Mark Patterson as Head of Production and Development for its new production division, Rising Sun Entertainment.
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News Express India goes HD with Quantel
New Delhi based national News Broadcaster chooses Enterprise sQ for speed to air and low cost of ownership
News Express, the New Delhi, India based national broadcaster and a division of the Sai Prasad Group of companies that trades as Sai Prasad Media Pvt. Ltd., has purchased a Quantel Enterprise sQ production system to power its new all-HD national news broadcasting operation which is slated to go on air in July 2011. This will be India's first national HD news broadcast service. The Enterprise sQ system is being supplied through Quantel's Indian reseller, Shaf Broadcast.
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Louis Morin, "Source Code" and Modus FX
Building a Thriller with Invisible VFX
Visual effects supervisor Louis Morin’s latest project, "Source Code", comes to the big screen across North America today. Modus FX, who collaborated recently with Morin on "Barney’s Version", was one of six facilities that contributed stunning, seamless CG for the new thriller by emerging British director Duncan Jones. The film is just the latest in the new generation of films blending brilliant, yet imperceptible, visual effects with live action.
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The Malta Experience: projectiondesign® brings Malta’s vivid history to the fore
Culture centre benefits from local support and high-performance imaging from projectiondesign® F22 projectors
ptly located in the country’s capital city Valletta, ‘The Malta Experience’ has satisfied over 4.5 million visitors since inception back in 1980.
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Mirror Films Takes On Park City: With Films & Screening At "Alt Fests" X-Dance & Slamdance
The creative team at Hollywood-based global production company Mirror Films will be taking on Park City 2011 with films and screenings at X-Dance and Slamdance, two of the longest running and most popular alternative festivals concurrent to Sundance.
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Modus FX Delivers Visual Effects for "Source Code"
Montreal Studio Serves as Lead Facility for Next Duncan Jones Thriller
Montreal-based visual effects studio Modus FX served as the lead facility for Duncan Jones' upcoming action thriller "Source Code", scheduled for release on April 1.
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proDAD Unveils Revolutionary New Mercalli V2 Video Stabilization Products With Rolling Shutter Correction Technology
New Mercalli V2 Products Feature Exclusive New 3D Video Stabilization with Automatic Rolling Shutter Correction, Support for Windows® & Macintosh® NLEs, and a 20% Off Pre-order Special
proDAD, a world-class developer of digital video effects plug-ins and image optimization technologies for professional video editors and broadcast professionals as well as aspiring pros today announced two new products based on the Mercalli V2 technology platform.
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Inter BEE 2009: Autodesk to Present Visual Effects Software and a Tech Preview
Preview Provides Glimpse of Future Technology: Autodesk Smoke Editorial Finishing System on the Mac OS X Platform
Autodesk, Inc., is participating in the International Broadcast Equipment Exhibition (Inter BEE) in Hall 7, Booth 7407, at the Makuhari Messe Convention Center in Chiba, Japan, November 18-20, 2009.
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Mr. X Takes Flight with Amelia
Comprehensive Visual Effects for Film Biography of Aviation Pioneer
Mr. X, one of Canada’s leading creative visual effects houses, provided CG aerial scenes and other effects shots for AE Electra Productions’ Amelia, directed by Mira Nair. The film tells the story of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart who disappeared over the Pacific in 1937 during her quest to become the first woman to fly solo around the globe.
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Mr. X Recreates Antarctica in Whiteout
Using Visual Effects to Build Dramatic Tension in Mystery Thriller
Whiteout, which opened in theatres this weekend, includes 415 shots completed at Mr. X, one of Canada’s leading creative visual effects houses. Set in Antarctica, the mystery thriller was directed by Dominic Sena and stars Kate Beckinsale.
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Acid Trips and History on the Big Screen in Taking Woodstock
Mr. X Delivers Visual Effects for Ang Lee’s Latest Film
Mr. X, one of Canada’s leading post houses, created visual effects for director Ang Lee’s Taking Woodstock, which opens in theatres Aug. 28. Based on Elliot Tiber’s autobiographical book, the film is a coming-of-age story set in the social upheaval of 1969.
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Primera Announces Archiving Solution for Tapeless Video Workflow
New software allows automated offloading and archival of digital video content.
Primera Technology, Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of CD/DVD and Blu-ray Disc™ Publishers, announced today that it has partnered with Imagine Products, Inc. to offer fully-integrated support for Imagine’s award-winning ShotPut Pro™ software.
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CafeFx Appoints Joni Jacobson Executive Producer And Head Of Business Development
Visual effects veteran will oversee CafeFX’s Los Angeles production offices
Award-winning visual effects facility CafeFX has named respected industry veteran Joni Jacobson Executive Producer and Head of Business Development.
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Focus Enhancements and JVC Professional Launch MR-HD100 Media Recorder for JVC ProHD Camcorders at IBC2008
Ultra-portable Media Recorder adds native file recording and ground-breaking ability to wirelessly tag media on the fly to JVC GY-HD200/201 and GY-HD251 Camcorders
Focus Enhancements Inc. (NASDAQ: FCSE), a worldwide leader in media management and ultra wideband (UWB) wireless technology, today announced that it will unveil its ultra-portable MR-HD100 Media Recorder for JVC at IBC2008 at the Amsterdam RAI Centre (Stand 9.D41) from September 12-16.
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Avid Video, Audio and 3D Animation Customers Deliver Highest-Grossing Summer Blockbuster Movies for 2008
Generating a combined revenue of more than $3.68 trillion at the U.S. box office, the top 28 highest-grossing movies this summer were created by customers of Avid Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AVID) using systems from at least one Avid® brand.
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Jouberts Shoot Upcoming Feature On Botswana's Big Cats With P2 HD HPX3000S
Among the highest echelon of international wildlife cinematographers Dereck Joubert and producer wife Beverly Joubert, both Explorers-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society, are currently in production shooting a feature film on lions in the wilds of Botswana.
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National Geographic Explorers-In-Residence Dereck and Beverly Joubert Shoot Upcoming Theatrical Feature Film on Botswana’s Big Cats With Panasonic AJ-HPX3000 Master Quality 1080P P2 HD Camcorders
Among the highest echelon of international wildlife cinematographers Dereck Joubert and producer wife Beverly Joubert, both Explorers-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society, are currently in production shooting a feature film on lions in the wilds of Botswana.
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FOR-A to Intro Multi-Viewer and Video Writer at InfoComm
MV-1610HS Supports Mixed Input of HD-SDI, SD-SDI and Analog Composite Signals
FOR-A Corporation of America, a leading manufacturer of video and audio systems for the broadcast and professional video industries, will introduce the latest member of its MV series, the MV-1610HS 16-channel, multi-viewer, the HVS-650HS switcher and the MPB-100VW Video Writer for the first time at InfoComm 2008 in Las Vegas from June 18-20, 2008 (Booth #C2316).
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Iconix HD-RH1 Camera System Used on NBC Universal's 'Knight Rider'
TV Movie Uses POV Camera To Capture High Definition Driving Footage
Iconix Video, a leading developer of advanced high-definition camera systems and maker of the world's smallest professional quality HD video camera, announced today the use of the Iconix HD-RH1 camera system on the TV movie "Knight Rider," which aired on NBC on Sunday, February 17.
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Prime Focus Group Acquires Post Logic Studios and Frantic Films VFX
Prime Focus Group announced its first North American holdings today with the acquisitions of Post Logic Studios and Frantic Films VFX.
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News: Evolutions Becomes First U.K Broadcast Post Production Facility to Open in New York
Evolutions, voted Best Post Production House by Broadcast in 2007 and first place in Televisual Producers Poll, announced today that it will become the first U.K. broadcast post production facility to open in New York.
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News: Frantic Films Launches Krakatoa Particle Plug-in at SIGGRAPH 2007
New Production-Proven High-Volume Particle Renderer for Autodesk 3ds Max Now Commercial Available
The software division of award-winning visual effects studio Frantic Films today announced the commercial release of Krakatoa, the company's high-volume point-based particle rendering, manipulation and management toolkit.
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News: Framestore CFC Selects REALVIZ
REALVIZ®, a leader in image processing software development, is pleased to announce that Europe's leading visual effects and computer animation studio, Framestore CFC, has selected Movimento as their motion capture solution of choice for their 2007/2008 film production program.
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News: FrameCycler Professional 2006 Included with NUKE v4.6
Integration provides uncompressed playback of composited content
IRIDAS, the industry pioneer in uncompressed playback technologies, announced today that FrameCycler Professional 2006 is included with each seat of NUKE v4.6, the newest version of the high-end compositing software recently released by D2 Software. With this integration, NUKE artists can launch FrameCycler Professional 2006 from within NUKE to review composites in real-time right on their desktop. The bundle is available for the Windows XP, Mac OS X, and Linux.
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News: Studio Artist animated indie feature "Year of the Fish" to premiere at 2007 Sundance Film Festival
Animated/Live-Action Film Sets Cinderella in a Chinatown Massage Parlor
Year of the Fish, a contemporary re-telling of Cinderella set in a Chinatown massage parlor, will premiere at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival on January 24th, 2007. This low-budget independent feature film was shot with live actors entirely in Chinatown, New York on low cost video, and then animated in post-production on Apple computers utilizing Studio Artist to create the final high resolution feature film.
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News: cineSync wins Hottest Technology award
Successful creative media review tool recognised in Silicon Valley
cineSync was recently awarded with top honours, amongst a field of 14 technology developers that participated in this year's ANZA Technology Network Showcase conference, held in early November at the Plug and Play Tech Centre in the Silicon Valley town of Santa Clara.
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News: Maya Entertainment Standardizes on FrameCycler
Mumbai Facility Purchases Site License of IRIDAS Playback Application
IRIDAS, the industry leader in uncompressed playback technologies, today announced that Maya Entertainment Ltd. has purchased a site license of FrameCycler Professional for its Mumbai facility. FrameCycler Professional provides uncompressed playback for all of Maya's artists greatly streamlining the facility's workflow.
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News: Crest Animation Studios Installs FrameCycler Professional Site-Wide
India's Leading Facility Chooses IRIDAS for Uncompressed Playback
IRIDAS, the industry leader in uncompressed playback technologies, today announced that Crest Animation Studios Ltd has purchased a site license of FrameCycler Professional for its Mumbai facility. With FrameCycler Professional installed site-wide, all of Crest's animators now have immediate access to uncompressed playback at every stage of their work.
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News: D2 Software Announces New NUKE Customers
At SIGGRAPH 2006, D2 Software, Inc., a subsidiary of Digital Domain, Inc., is announcing strong momentum for its NUKE™ high-end compositing software with four visual effects companies in the U.S. and Canada purchasing the software in June and July. Mr. X, Image Engine, Furious FX, and SpeedShape all selected NUKE to handle high-end compositing work for film, video, and animated projects.
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News: Studio aka Is Nuts About Romance
In NUT CRACKERS, Mr. Peanut, Planters beloved icon falls in love not once — but twice — in these stunning new ads created for Planters directed by Studio aka’s Marc Craste & Philip Hunt. Commissioned by FCB New York, the spots were created in 3D using Softimage Xsi and pay homage to big city love stories. Romantic sunset shots, over-the-top charm and classic love clichés provide the perfect setting for Mr. Peanut with his new found loves, “Cashew” and “Pistachio.”
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News: Wasp'3D Wows TV Vest, Norway, with Real-time 3D Graphics and Much More
Beehive Systems now enters the real-time 3D graphics market in Norway. TV Vest, the Norway-based news and entertainment channel has bought Wasp'3D for real-time 3D news graphics.
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News: Autodesk Technology Transports Moviegoers to Worlds of Wizardry and Whimsy!
From an inviting ice castle to a thawing waterfall,  many of the holiday season’s movies were shaped with Autodesk, Inc.’s (NASDAQ: ADSK) media and entertainment software. Leading post-production facilities, including Sony Pictures Imageworks, Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) and The Orphanage, relied on Autodesk’s systems and software to realize their wildest wintry ideas. 
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News: DAZ|Studio Software Brings to Life Inspiring Christmas Book Featuring Dick Van Dyke
DAZ|Studio and DAZ Models Used to Create all the Spectacular 3D Illustrations Featured in the Enchanting Children’s Book “Mr. Finnegan’s Giving Chest”
DAZ Productions Inc., a leading developer of professional-quality 3D software and models, today announced the brilliant illustrations featured in the charming Christmas picture book, “Mr. Finnegan’s Giving Chest,” were created with DAZ|Studio, the company’s free 3D figure posing and animation software package, and existing DAZ models and accessories from its online store.
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News: 2006 Edition of SynthEyes Camera Tracker Debuts at Siggraph
Andersson Technologies LLC is pleased to announce the new SynthEyes™ 2006 Edition of its camera tracking software. Highlights include facial and motion capture capabilies, a perspective window with mesh-building and preview movie capabilities, and an image preprocessing system. The new edition can be seen at Siggraph in Booth 816.
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News: Telestream Flip4Mac Brings Sony MXF Digital Ingest to Final Cut Pro 5
Flip4Mac MXF Import Component converts XDCAM files to native MPEG IMX for editing
Telestream, the world’s leading provider of universal media encoding solutions for the media and entertainment industry, today announced availability of its Flip4Mac MXF Import Component for Apple’s Mac OS X platform.
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