Germany’s FGV Schmidle Selects Onboard M from Codex lunedý, 10 Settembre 2012 - 08:29 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (London, UK--September 10, 2012) FGV Schmidle, one of the oldest and largest camera rental houses in Germany, has enhanced its digital cinematography resources through a new investment in digital recording technology from Codex Digital. The company, which has facilities in Munich and Berlin, has purchased a number of Codex Onboard M recorders. The Onboard M supports digital cameras made by ARRI, Sony, Canon and other leading manufacturers and has become hugely popular among film and commercials productions for its proven ability to record and process raw data.
Lumières Numériques Acquires ARRISCAN Archive Package martedý, 11 Settembre 2012 - 06:40 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Amsterdam IBC, Netherlands--September 11, 2012) ARRI is pleased to announce that Lumières Numériques is the first facility in France to purchase the full ARRISCAN Archive package. The sale includes an ARRISCAN 4K with all available archive options like the ARRI Wet Gate, and Kodak Digital ICE system. In addition, the Lyon-based post house is the first in Europe to purchase ARRI’s stabilization function. Lumières Numériques plans to implement the ARRISCAN into their workflow for restoration of 35 mm full-length films along with 16 and 35 mm short films. Lumières Numériques ran tests to evaluate the performance of the ARRISCAN. Says Founder and CEO of Lumières Numériques Pierre-Loïc Précausta, “To optimize the restoration process, we were interested by the wet gate system to reduce scratches before digitization, also by the Kodak Digital ICE system which automates dust deletion. 4K digitization was tested with ARRI on a full-length movie and we were fully convinced by the color and density match.”
Suicide Prevention: 'Suicide Bridge' Reduces Impulse to Jump martedý, 11 Settembre 2012 - 01:36 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - C-Media Editors' Note: This is the first of three ABC News stories featured during National Suicide Prevention Week to explore not only what motivates people to kill themselves, but to highlight those who survive suicide attempts, witness them or work to prevent them.
ASSIMILATE’s New SCRATCH Lab v7 Fuels Advanced Dailies Revolution martedý, 11 Settembre 2012 - 08:16 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow The ultimate in shot management and dailies production, with full ACES compliance, married with powerful look creation and color correction, in one truly affordable tool (September 11, 2012) The RAI – ASSIMILATE, the leading provider of dailies and DI tools for digital cinema and broadcast workflows, has announced the next generation of its production dailies software, SCRATCH Lab® v7. In the rapidly evolving world of digital dailies, where the lines are blurring between production and post-production, SCRATCH Lab v7 empowers DITs and video engineers with the ultimate shot management and dailies workflow tool, enabling them to work at top efficiency and productivity at an amazingly affordable price.
No 'Credible or Specific' Terror Threat on 9/11 Anniversary martedý, 11 Settembre 2012 - 12:10 PM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - C-Media Intelligence sources tell ABC News that there is no "credible or specific" information that al Qaeda or any other terrorist organizations are plotting attacks timed to coincide with the 11th anniversary of 9/11. Heightened vigilance in the nation's big cities and a strong, visible police presence at Ground Zero in New York will signify law ... (more)
BRW USA’S Sverdlov Sings In The Rain For Yoplait mercoledý, 12 Settembre 2012 - 12:53 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--September 11, 2012) BRW USA, Los Angeles director Eli Sverdlov makes umbrellas sing in the cheerfully polychromatic new :60/:30 “Umbrellas” for Yoplait out of Saatchi & Saatchi New York. The spot features one woman’s yogurt-inspired daydream along with hundreds of artfully choreographed umbrellas— 500 Days of Summer meets Singin’ In the Rain . Click HERE to see the spot.
Therapy Stands Up To Cancer With A Message Of Survival mercoledý, 12 Settembre 2012 - 12:47 AM - 8 Months, 2 ago - 10 Letture - top stories - 1-CreativeCow (Los Angeles, California--September 11, 2012) L.A.-based editorial house Therapy Studios editor Kristin McCasey and director Matt Ogens craft a heartfelt story of survival in a 4-minute video airing during the telethon for cancer awareness and research initiative, Stand Up To Cancer for Tenth Planet Productions. The telethon began in 2008 and has since raised over $180 million through celebrity and media support. The telethon will feature celebrity heavy-hitters Tom Hanks, Halle Berry, Justin Timberlake, Sofia Vagara, Julia Roberts, Matt Damon, Samuel L. Jackson and event executive producer Gwyneth Paltrow, to name a few. The event aired commercial-free on September 7th from Los Angeles’ Shrine Auditorium on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox, HBO and more than a dozen other cable channels. McCasey was recently nominated for a 2012 Hollywood Post Alliance Award for “Outstanding Commercial Editing” for her work on Werther’s “Magic” out of Sterling Rice Group, Boulder, CO.