Batkid documentary in the works lunedý, 28 Luglio 2014 - 10:49 PM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Topix Media Batkid is, of course, leukemia survivor Miles Scott, who as a 5-year-old last year "saved Gotham" as part of his Make-a-Wish Foundation dream wish.
SPLICE« Expands VFX Department; Welcomes VFX Artist Patricio Fernandez mercoledý, 30 Luglio 2014 - 03:00 PM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-07-30) Creative studio SPLICE« has expanded its visual effects department and welcomed Visual Effects Artist Patricio Fernandez. With an incredible international resume and credits that include such feature films as ?Wrath of the Titans,? ?Terminator: Salvation,? ?Iron Man 3,? and ?Captain America: The First Avenger,? Fernandez expands the visual effects capacity of Splice, as the company continues to grow its feature and episodic television visual effects team.
Arsenal FX Names Kira Karlstrom as Business Development Executive giovedý, 31 Luglio 2014 - 12:52 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow (Santa Monica, California--July 30, 2014) Arsenal FX, a leading Visual Effects Post Production studio specializing in high-end commercial finishing, has appointed Kira Karlstrom as Business Development Executive. Previously, she was a Manager in the Live Events Division at Marvel Entertainment. As Arsenal FX’s Business Development Executive, she will be responsible for procuring new clients and identifying fresh business ventures and opportunities. Karlstrom’s immediate focus will be to strategically strengthen and further position the Arsenal FX brand. This includes leading an effort to integrate the animation discipline in the Arsenal FX Design Department to customize content and messaging through visual storytelling across multiple platforms.
Appear TV announces Support for LATAM Terrestial Standards at ABTA 2014 venerdý, 01 Agosto 2014 - 12:45 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow XC5000 Video and Signal Processing Platform Now Offers ISDB-Tb and PAL-M Support (São Paulo, Brazil--July 31, 2014) Appear TV, a leading global provider of next-generation video processing platforms for broadcast and IP television, will introduce the ISDB-Tb Demodulator and Analog TV Modulator with support of PAL-M Modules for is XC5000 Series Modular Platform at ABTA 2014 (Booth I8). The modules will provide broadcasters with additional support of Brazilian terrestrial broadcast standards.
cinec – International Trade Fair for Cine Equipment and Technology 21 - 23 September 2014 venerdý, 01 Agosto 2014 - 12:34 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow cinec 2014: Three Days Filled with Technology, Discussion and Creativity (Munich, Germany--July 31, 2014) After many years of following developments in digital technology a recent counter trend has become noticeable amongst the Cine Equipment and Technology professionals whereby lenses and optics have come into the spotlight. Whilst it is acknowledged that digital technology cuts production costs, it also brings its own challenges notably in the area of archiving. The trade fair cinec and the accompanying cineCongress will provide a forum for experts to explore and discuss new developments on a wide range of topics including those mentioned above as well as opportunities to socialise in lavish surroundings.
Cogswell College Game Studio Student to Present School-Developed, Mobile App Game "Tangram Jam" During SIGGRAPH 2014's "Appy Hour" on August 13 giovedý, 31 Luglio 2014 - 06:19 PM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow (Sunnyvale, California--July 31, 2014) Cogswell College, a leading educational institution offering a unique curriculum fusing Art, Engineering and Entrepreneurship, will have a student from its Game Studio present a newly produced, school-developed, mobile app game during the 2014 SIGGRAPH Conference’s “Appy Hour” showcase in Vancouver. The announcement was made by Jerome Solomon, Cogswell’s Dean of the College & Director of Game Design & Development program. Cara Ricci, one of Cogswell’s Game Design Art students participating in the project-based learning Game Studio, will be presenting the new game, entitled Tangram Jam , at SIGGRAPH. The game was developed and produced as part of a Cogswell Game Design & Development course. SIGGRAPH’s “Appy Hour” is designed to showcase the next generation of mobile applications and their creators. Demos by developers of interactive, animated, location-based, visualization and game apps will be presented at SIGGRAPH’s West Building, Exhibit Hall A, on Wednesday, August 13th, from 5:30 – 7:30 PM.
Award-Winning Documentarians Discuss Upcoming feature "Gennadiy" giovedý, 31 Luglio 2014 - 01:16 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow (Ukraine--July 30, 2014) "Gennadiy" is the latest documentary feature from director Steve Hoover, producer Danny Yourd and cinematographer John Pope, the filmmaking team behind the award-winning documentary "Blood Brother." The film follows "Gennadiy," a confounding pastor, hardened by years of fighting corruption in post-Soviet Ukraine. He's known for rehabilitating drug-addicted kids, pulling them from the sewers and relentlessly, sometimes violently fighting for them. DP John Pope chooses Sachtler Video 15 SB for "Gennadiy" documentary
Southern Theatres’ Movie Tavern 8 In Covington, Louisiana, To Be Powered Exclusively By Christie Vive Audio And Christie Solaria Series Projectors giovedý, 31 Luglio 2014 - 12:49 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow Christie’s Managed Services to Complete Southern Theatres’ Second “All Christie” State-of-the-Art Entertainment Complex (Cypress, California--July 30, 2014) Christie®, the global leader in visual displays and audio technologies, is proud to announce that Southern Theatres has completed its second “all Christie” entertainment complex, at the new Southern Theatres Movie Tavern 8 in Covington, Louisiana. The eight-screen cinema eatery is powered exclusively by Christie Solaria® Series projectors and Christie Vive Audio™ cinema systems, comprised of Christie’s innovative line array wall and ceiling surround speakers, purposely crafted and built for the cinema environment. Christie’s Professional Services team provided complete design, integration and installation services and will continue to provide 24/7 remote monitoring and ongoing technical support through Christie’s Network Operations Center (NOC).
ABS Lighting Grid Upgrade Improves Studio Versatility, Reduces Energy Costs For TV Tacoma giovedý, 31 Luglio 2014 - 12:36 AM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - Z -CreativeCow (Seatac, Washington--July 30, 2014) The production studio for TV Tacoma, a government access channel serving the City of Tacoma and Pierce County, Wash., is a lot brighter and more versatile since professional video and audio systems integration firm Advanced Broadcast Solutions (ABS) upgraded the facility’s lighting grid. ABS removed all incandescent lights and replaced them with almost 70 Brightline daylight balanced (5600K) fluorescent and LED lighting instruments. ABS recently upgraded the lighting grid for TV Tacoma with fluorescent and LED lighting fixtures, which are delivering better results and significantly reducing energy costs.
Virtual Press Office Exhibitor Profiles: ABTA 2014 venerdý, 01 Agosto 2014 - 03:00 PM - 8 Months ago - 17 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2014-08-01) NEW YORK , Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —??The following exhibitor profile roundup from Virtual Press Office is a list of featured online press kits for ABTA 2014, an expo and conference for the pay television and broadband industries, which takes place from August 5-7 at the Transamerica Expo Cen.....