Aspera to showcase digital media workflow and broadcast IT solutions at SMPTE Australia marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 01:48 AM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow CEO and co-founder Michelle Munson to share vision for bridging cloud and on-premise IT for complex digital entertainment workflows (Sydney, Australia--July 8, 2013) Aspera, Inc., creators of next-generation software technologies that move the world’s data at maximum speed, will showcase a complete portfolio of high-speed data transfer software and automation solutions for the broadcast and media industries, and share its expertise in powering digital media workflows across any type of infrastructure at SMPTE Australia (booth #G31). Australasia’s biennial event for the motion imaging and television engineering industries takes place on July 23-26 at the Sydney Exhibition Centre.
France Télévisions moves forward with Pablo Rio luned́, 08 Luglio 2013 - 07:54 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow French national broadcaster chooses Quantel for workflow, speed and S3D (Newbury, United Kingdom--July 8, 2013) French public national broadcaster, France Télévisions, has purchased a Quantel Pablo Rio high-end color and finishing system for its graphics design studio, Francetélévisions signature The studio, based in Nancy, handles the majority of 2D and 3D post-production for programs broadcast across the France Télévisions network, including France 2, France 3, France 4, France 5, France Ô, and overseas channel 1éré. Francetélévisions signature will be using Pablo Rio for both 2D and S3D projects as the studio increases its Stereo3D program production.
Pop-tarts, Producers, Productions...Oh My! luned́, 08 Luglio 2013 - 07:51 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Merrifield, Virginia--July 8, 2013) After a successful June 18th event on “Audio: How it can Benefit Your Production” (promoted by Women In Film and Video and Capital Audio Post) the evenings theme should have been “How can Pop-tarts benefit my production!” The answer lay in the 2 hour presentation by a panel of experts from different platforms of audio production and post. Frank Scheuring talks about the post-production workflow to Women in Film and Video members. Photo credit: Photo by C.Sovek
Testronic Unveils New Brand Identity marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 10:12 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (London, UK--July 9, 2013) Testronic, the global leader in quality assurance services for film and television, games, hardware, and software, today revealed its new brand identity. The new look provides a complete overhaul of the company brand and positively promotes the services that Testronic supplies and industries that it serves. Last year was a record year for Testronic, and this year is expected to be even better. The new brand has been created to communicate the quality and integrity of the company's business lines and services, in order to support further growth. The logo is simpler than the old identity, but creates more impact with a distinctive emblem and a bold use of color. The emblem is formed by color coded ticks, each representing one of the four Testronic business lines. The company has for a long time internally referred to Games, Film & TV, Digital TV and Software, but now this will also form part of the external communication message to Testronic customers.
Adorama and Canon Invite You to an Evening With Award-Winning Photographer and Filmmaker Vincent Laforet marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 10:07 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow Explore the latest trends and technology in filmmaking and photography at the FREE event hosted by Adorama and Canon on Wednesday, July 17th in NYC (New York, New York--July 9, 2013) Adorama, the leading supplier of pro video, photographic and consumer electronics products, will join Canon on July 17th to host an evening featuring Vincent Laforet. The free event will be held from 6pm to 8pm at Adorama’s event space at 55 West 17th Street in Manhattan. Laforet, a Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer, spent nearly two decades as a photographer for The New York Times, Life, Time, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated and National Geographic before transitioning to the filmmaking industry. At this event, Laforet will talk about this transition, as well as the hybridization and increasingly blurred lines of the filmmaking and photography industries. Laforet will also discuss the challenges he faced as he moved from editorial to commercial photography and then to commercial film sets as a director and cinematographer shooting commercials for clients including Sony, Adobe, Pepsi and Reebok.
NEP Keeps The Signal Alive With Studio Technologies Model 5150 Video Generator Modules For Its NCPII OB Truck Remote POV Cameras marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 09:20 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow 5150 Modules part of Joseph Electronics POV PTZ Remote Camera Systems (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania--July 9, 2013) NEP Broadcasting, the leading provider of solutions for remote production, studio production, and video display, relies on the Studio Technologies Model 5150 Video Generator Module for use in a new remote point of view (POV) camera system. NEP recently completed construction of a new OB truck, NCPII, which will support live broadcasts of baseball, hockey and basketball games for a major regional sports network in Philadelphia. The 5150 unit, part of a Joseph Electronics POV pan, tilt, zoom (PTZ) camera control package, keeps the output video signal alive for straightforward troubleshooting of remote camera positions. The 5150 supplies a user-created high-definition image that maintains signal continuity as well as providing support information should a remote camera fail.
Luma Pictures Creates CGI Buzz In Dewars' New "Highlander Honey" Commercial marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 11:12 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Santa Monica, California--July 9, 2013) Luma Pictures' commercial division continues to add effects to high profile campaigns, with its latest accompanying Dewars' new spot from OppermanWeiss/OW*, "Highlander Honey." The nationally televised 30-second commercial, which was overseen by Simon Mowbry, Luma's Commercial Visual Effects Supervisor, for OppermanWeiss/OW, centers on actress Claire Forlani, and her encounter with a bee that entices and arouses with its sweet sting.
12 New Executives Named to PromaxBDA Board marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 03:00 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - 10-Broadcast - Newsroom (2013-07-09) LOS ANGELES, July 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PromaxBDA announced the addition of twelve new marketing executives to its board of directors. The new board members are: Richard Loomis; SVP & CMO, Disney Channels Worldwide Neal Arthur; Managing Director, Wieden + Kennedy Linda Schupack; EVP Marketing, AMC Networks Emil Rensing; Chief D...
Elisabeth Hasselbeck of 'The View' joining Fox marted́, 09 Luglio 2013 - 09:35 PM - 9 Months, 2 ago - 19 Letture - top stories - C-Media In this file TV publicity image released by ABC, from left, Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Barbara Walters, Elizabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd pose on the set of their daytime talk show, "The View."