More Feature Stories
OptiTrack Motive software platform is designed to deliver clean motion
data in customisable motion capture workflows for production studios
and research facilities.
The editing team at My Little Eye in the UK changed from Mac to
HP and NVIDIA hardware, and from Final Cut Pro to Premiere Pro
while cutting the ‘Abbey Road Studios’ TV series.
Deluxe Entertainment has entered a strategic alliance with Thailand’s
GoldenDuck Group to provide Digital Cinema services for US and South
East Asian producers and distributors.
Front Porch Digital’s Archive eXchange Format AXF open, storage-
agnostic archive system is gaining wider adoption among archivists
and media organizations around the world.
Clairmont Camera has developed an In-Camera Filter System for the
ARRI Alexa holding interchangeable filters in front of the CMOS sensor
Version 2.0 of Digital Rapids Transcode Manager automated media
processing software is powered by the Kayak dynamic workflow
SUPER BOWL 2013 In a fast-paced, large scale spot for Milk, the Mill’s
2D department in New York showed how far they can go to wreak
havoc on Los Angeles.
The aim of the fund is to maximise cultural and economic benefits
to the state through support of NSW screen projects, businesses
and creative talent.
The price of Convergent Design’s Gemini 4:4:4 uncompressed recorder
is set to drop from 1 March 2013. Extra functionality is available as well.
Australia’s dirtgirlworld has been nominated for a 2013 International
Digital Emmy Award in the Digital: Children and Young People category.
Mediatec Broadcast has purchased Grass Valley HD Camera systems to
help expand into global live broadcast and events, and standardize and
speed up acquisition and production workflows.
Cinematographer John Bailey ASC will lead the judging panel for the
2013 Kodak student scholarship program, an annual competition
recognising talented student filmmakers.
The new SMPTE cinema sound committee TC-25CSS will work to
update standards and practices in line with technical advances,
aiming to improve quality and consistency.
Restoration producer David Strohmaier is using the Boris FX Flicker
Fixer filter to help remove flickering and other artefacts from
damaged, historic Cinerama movie footage.
Facilis TerraBlock has recently been adopted at several UK graphics and
editing studios. They talk about their experiences in boosting capacity and
bandwidth for team collaboration.
Dejero has developed a package of on-location services in Rome for
broadcasters covering events surrounding the resignation of Pope
Benedict XVI and selection of his successor.
Join a live webinar covering trends and approaches to managing the volumes
of media in modern digital content creation, using the Cantemo Portal MAM
for broadcast and post.
Super Bowl 2013 Method Studios in LA and agency David&Goliath helped answer the
difficult question of where babies come from, resulting in an animated
CG Super Bowl TVC for Kia.
A new video streaming service aimed at the tertiary sector, Informit
EduTV at RMIT, provides television content and teaching functionality
to Australian Universities and TAFEs.
The 85th Academy Awards have brought excitement and glamour
to the world of visual effects, but also confusion and tension.
Congratulations are due to all teams.