Spanish film ‘Grupo 7’ was post produced using Mistika, and was shot in several
digital formats, primarily with the Red One Mysterium X at 4K.
TSmedia is using Front Porch DIVArchive content storage and DIVAdirector media
asset management to handle assets for the new Planet TV channel in Slovenia.
The DaVinci Resolve v9.1 has a new CinemaDNG function for grading RAW
images in full ACES workflows, plus support in XML for FCP X Audition and
Apple Macbook Retina display.
Purchase before 21 December 2012 to save 25% on MAXON Cinema 4D R14 for 3D
modelling, animation and motion graphics – including the MAXON Service Agreement.
Updates to ZBrush 4R5 are designed to simplify modification of and control over
basic topology, refine model looks and help artists work within project limitations.
Telestream and Leaping Brain Labs have developed a complete publishing system for
video-based software training.
eyeon Generation AM VFX and post workflow management system contains tools
to organise artists, automate tasks and set up communications across projects.
Hollywood Post Alliance will honour Ray Dolby, inventor, engineer and founder of
Dolby Laboratories, for his critical innovations in digital sound for film and other industries.
ArtSmart is a new plugin for CINEMA 4D that allows users to add artwork from
virtually any Adobe Illustrator or PDF file to CINEMA 4D Release 13 or greater.
MTI Film has taken on Storm FX in Sydney as a reseller, supplying all MTI Film products
including the recent Cortex on-set dailies capture, management and delivery software.
Matt Welker has joined Shotgun Software as the Head of Client Care, moving from
Pixar where he served for three years as Director of Technical Artists.
Aspera is integrating their fasp platform and broadcast workflow software with
applications and platforms from a diverse group of digital media companies.
Recently The Foundry’s Katana has been integrated into look development workflows
and lighting pipelines at several diverse, small to medium-sized studios.
Luxology’s NPR Kit for modo is a non-photorealistic rendering package that can be used
to achieve expressive, hand-drawn looks and animations in 3D renderings.
Creating VFX for the BBC’s ‘Merlin’ combines creature work, environments and
magical effects. To handle the project, new facility Vine integrated the Arnold
renderer into its pipeline.
SIGGRAPH Shotgun Tank is a new asset management application designed to support
rapid and constant pipeline evolution, while organizing and automating a studio’s file-
Local Hero Post has moved into the field of creative DI with their own style and
workflows developed on SCRATCH systems and based on their team’s colour
Production, design and animation studio Psyop has adopted site licenses of Shotgun
and Revolver with Tweak Software's RV as part of its plans for expansion.