DIVE Recreates Desolate Pripyat in "Chernobyl Diaries" martedý, 12 Giugno 2012 - 04:05 AM - 11 Months, 1 ago - 12 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Director Brad Parker chooses DIVE as Lead VFX House and DI Facility (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania--June 12, 2012) DIVE delivered 145 shots as lead VFX house and provided Digital Intermediate Services on Director Brad Parker’s “Chernobyl Diaries”, which premiered nationally on Friday, May 25.
Director Adria Petty and Stardust's Alan Bibby Co-Direct Visual Fantasy "Princess of China" for Coldplay and Rihanna martedý, 12 Giugno 2012 - 03:00 PM - 11 Months, 1 ago - 12 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2012-06-12) Stardust creative director Alan Bibby teamed up with longtime friend and veteran music video helmer Adria Petty to co-write and co-direct Coldplay and Rihanna's epic music video for "Princess of China." Petty, whose credits include videos for Beyonce's "Sweet Dreams" and "Countdown" plus spots for Target, Hershey's and Lancome, and Bibby, whose credits include VFX-heavy commercials for Mercedes-Benz, AT&T and Shell, combined their unique talents and visions for the movie-trailer-style video, which premiered worldwide on June 4, 2012.
Sonnet's Echo™ Express and Echo Express Pro Now Shipping mercoledý, 13 Giugno 2012 - 11:42 PM - 11 Months, 1 ago - 12 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Expansion Chassis Enable Users to Connect High-Performance PCIe® Cards to Thunderbolt™-Enabled Computers Without Expansion Slots (Irvine, California--June 13, 2012) Sonnet today announced that its Echo™ Express and Echo Express Pro Thunderbolt™ Expansion Chassis for PCI Express® (PCIe) cards are now shipping and available for purchase. The two devices enable the use of high-performance PCIe adapter cards with any computer equipped with a Thunderbolt port.
Matchpoint Studios to Use ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher at Republican National Convention mercoledý, 13 Giugno 2012 - 11:39 PM - 11 Months, 1 ago - 12 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Fremont, California--June 13, 2012) Blackmagic Design today announced Matchpoint Studios will be using Blackmagic Design’s ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher for Front Row Tampa Bay, a live Web TV event occurring in conjunction with the Republican National Convention August 27 to 30. Matchpoint will be using the ATEM 1 M/E Production Switcher, along with Blackmagic Design’s Mini Converters SDI to HDMI, UltraStudio 3D and Compact Videohub. Front Row Tampa Bay is an initiative launched by the Tampa Bay Partnership, aimed at showcasing life, business and economic opportunity in the Tampa Bay region during the 2012 Republican National Convention, which will bring an estimated 6,000 delegates and alternates, and 15,000 members of the worldwide media, into the region. Having successfully streamed 10 hours of live programming for the Republican Party of Florida’s P5 Live! Convention in September 2011, Matchpoint Studios was selected to handle all the production and broadcast needs for the Front Row Tampa Bay project. JP Manterola, Director of Matchpoint Studios, explained: “Four days of national attention means we have four days to showcase the best of Tampa Bay and Florida to the world. The purpose of Front Row Tampa Bay is to broadcast the major drivers of our economy over the Internet: healthy communities; technology and innovation; business, financial and data services; marine and environmental activities and the Florida experience. We’ll be using Blackmagic Design on this high profile project because of the powerful broadcast level features and high end production quality their solutions offer.”