Vidfixer Shortlisted for IABM Innovation Award giovedě, 04 Settembre 2014 - 10:38 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 4, 2014) Stand 8.A30 – Vidcheck, a supplier of class-leading software for automated quality control and automated correction of file-based media, has announced that its Vidfixer automated quality control (Auto QC) technology has been named as an “IABM Design & Innovation Awards Finalist 2014” in the “Test, Quality Control and Monitoring” category for the IABM Design & Innovation Awards 2014. Vidcheck’s application Vidfixer is a fully automated quality control and correction system that ensures that a broadcast workflow is much faster, more reliable and requires fewer resources was identified by an initial judging panel as one of three leading products or services in its category to be exhibited at IBC 2014, taking place in Amsterdam from 12-16 September.
Telestream Wirecast Strengthens Leadership in Live Streaming Production Market with Major Enhancements giovedě, 04 Settembre 2014 - 09:59 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Telestream Offers Sneak Peek of Wirecast 6.0 at IBC: Instant Replay, Playlists, New Content sources, Social Media Plug-in and More (Nevada City, California--September 4, 2014) Telestream® (IBC stand 7.C12), the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, will use IBC 2014 to preview Wirecast 6.0, the latest version of its popular live streaming software, slated for release later in Q4. With new powerful production capabilities, streamlined workflows, and expanded content source options, Wirecast 6 has the capabilities of more expensive hardware solutions with the flexibility and affordability of a software application.
Pixel Power Partners with Digimetrics for File-Based QC giovedě, 04 Settembre 2014 - 06:50 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Aurora 5 Provides Comprehensive, Powerful and Fast Quality Management within a Managed Resource Platform (Amsterdam, IBC 2014--September 4, 2014) Stand 7.A31 – Pixel Power, the innovative supplier of broadcast graphics and playout solutions, has completed an agreement with Digimetrics which will see the Aurora file-based quality control system integrated into Gallium content management and playout workflows from Pixel Power. Aurora provides market-leading quality control, and is an ideal fit for Gallium’s intelligent workflows.
Agenda Set for the Seventh Annual Amsterdam SuperMeet venerdě, 05 Settembre 2014 - 05:17 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--September 5, 2014) The stage show agenda has now been set for the Seventh Annual Amsterdam SuperMeet, to take place during IBC2014 on Sunday, 14 September 2014 at the Hotel Krasnapolsky in the heart of Amsterdam, NL. The SuperMeet agenda will feature film editors Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey as well as user driven presentations from Blackmagic Design, Adobe, iZotope, Atomos, and HP. Tickets to the the Amsterdam SuperMeet can be purchased at the SuperMeet website. Doors open at 16:30 and SuperMeet stage show begins at 19:00. Scheduled to appear on stage will be film editors Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey. Both Ms. Brandon and Ms. Markey are best known as long time collaborators with director J. J. Abrams. The pair has co-edited all of Abrams' feature films including MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE III, SUPER 8 and 2009's STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS . Their latest collaboration with Abrams is STAR WARS: EPISODE VII, currently shooting in London.
Minneapolis limits suspensions of young students venerdě, 05 Settembre 2014 - 03:28 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - C-Media The Star Tribune reports the change is intended to keep kids in class and ensure that teachers discipline students in school. Superintendent Bernadeia Johnson told principals and teachers Thursday that the young students cannot be suspended for nonviolent behavior.
American Society of Cinematographers Accepting Entries in Television Categories venerdě, 05 Settembre 2014 - 10:27 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Annual Awards Gala Set for February 15, 2015 (Los Angeles, California--September 5, 2014) The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) is accepting submissions in the television categories for the 29th Annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards. The two categories are (1) Television Movie, Miniseries or Pilot, and (2) an Episode of a Regular Series. The deadline for entries is noon (PST) on November 3. Winners will be named during the awards gala, set for February 15, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Century City.
Christie 4K Technology Brings Filmmakers’ Vision into Sharper Focus at the Toronto International Film Festival venerdě, 05 Settembre 2014 - 10:20 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow A Festival Sponsor for 14 Consecutive Years, Christie Helps Filmmakers Share Their Vision with Dazzling Clarity (Toronto, Canada--September 5, 2014) Christie®, a world leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual displays, brings the 39th Annual Toronto International Film Festival®* into sharper focus this year by lighting up an expanded list of venues with Christie 4K-resolution digital cinema projection. With 4K submissions to the festival having doubled from 2013, Christie, the official projection sponsor for 14 consecutive years, will offer 4K screening capability at Roy Thomson Hall, Princess of Wales Theatre, The Elgin Theatre's Visa Screening Room and Ryerson Theatre. All TIFF Bell Lightbox cinemas also feature Christie 4K projection.
Lloyd Kaufman Will Receive the Independent Spirit Award at the Northeast Film Festival on Sunday, 9/7/14 giovedě, 04 Settembre 2014 - 05:13 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (New York, New York--September 4, 2014) Greetings from Tromaville! Last week Troma Entertainment President and Legendary Director Lloyd Kaufman attended Dragoncon, Atlanta as a Special Guest in celebration of Troma's 40th Anniversary! This Sunday, Mr. Kaufman will receive the prestigious Northeast Film Festival Spirit of Independent Filmmaking Award at 7:30pm in Teaneck, NJ, in recognition of his continued work lobbying and supporting independent film. Northeast Film Festival is located at the Teaneck Cinemas 503 Cedar Ln, Teaneck, NJ 07666
Sen. Warren: The economy works for billionaires sabato, 06 Settembre 2014 - 01:48 AM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Sen. Elizabeth Warren believes the most important issue of the day is to get the American economy working for someone other than billionaires. It's a message she's been taking all over the country, and she isn't afraid to call banks, credit card companies and some employers cheats and tricksters.
MGM sells Nevada casino that predates Hoover Dam sabato, 06 Settembre 2014 - 10:21 AM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - Topix Media HENDERSON, Nev.>> MGM Resorts International is selling a Henderson casino that was built before the Hoover Dam and contains a vault that once guarded wages for the project's construction workers. The casino company announced Friday that it would sell the 83-year-old Railroad Pass Hotel and Casino to Henderson-based First Federal Realty.
For Joan Rivers, victory from loss in late night sabato, 06 Settembre 2014 - 04:26 PM - 1 Month, 2 ago - 5 Letture - top stories - C-Media In this Oct. 30, 1986 file photo, talk show host Joan Rivers, right, talks with guest, first lady Nancy Reagan, during her appearance on "The Late Show Starring Joan Rivers," in Los Angeles. In October 1986, Rivers made TV history as the first woman hosting a late-night broadcast talk show.