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April 17, 2012, 7:10 pm
Nice Shoes has opened a new group of edit suites in its New York offices. The suites will run on the same technology and the same network as the rest of the studio's equipment, and will provide seamless transitions from the edit room to the studio's color, finishing, VFX and design capabilities. The studio will offer clients a choice between bringing their own staff editors onsite, or having Nice Shoes tap into its network of editors.
February 26, 2015, 10:25 am
Autodesk announced that it has released a free public beta version of its Memento system for converting photos or scans into 3D models. This 3D mesh can be cleaned up, fixed, compared over time and optimized for further digital use, for physical fabrication methods like 3D printing and for 3D interactive experiences on the web.
February 24, 2015, 10:39 am
Blackmagic Design’s Fusion Studio was used by VFX house Doc & A Soc to construct some of the most complex visual effects in Matthew Vaughn‘s latest worldwide cinema release, Kingsman: The Secret Service. Gary “Eggsy” Unwin (Taron Egerton) lives in a South London housing estate and seems headed for a life behind bars. However, a suave […]
February 18, 2015, 10:32 am
The rhythm of the editing and pitch-perfect tone of the score became the heartbeat for the emotional conflicts in the Academy-award nominated feature, Whiplash. As part of the Director’s Close-up Series, Film Independent brought together director Damien Chazelle, editor Tom Cross and composer Justin Hurwitz to discuss how they collaborated to enhance the dramatic beats of the story.
February 13, 2015, 12:50 pm
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support to Selma, the new film from Paramount Pictures, Pathé and Harpo Films and director Ava DuVernay. The movie chronicles the historic civil rights march led by Martin Luther King, Jr. in Alabama in 1965. The film, which stars David Oyelowo as King, is currently nominated for two Academy Awards: best picture and best original song.
February 13, 2015, 5:40 am
Boutique visual effects, animation and digital production studio Brickyard VFX recently completed the animated short film “Soar” for Disney Parks in collaboration with director Claire Jantzen of Adolescent Content. The short, via ad agency mcgarrybowen Chicago together with Disney's in-house agency Yellow Shoes, is slated to air in theaters as well as on the Disney Channel.
February 12, 2015, 5:46 am
The Hollywood Post Alliance (HPA) announced that the organization is changing its name to the Hollywood Professional Alliance. The group is currently hosting its 21st annual HPA Technology Retreat in Indian Wells, Calif. Over the course of the past two decades, the post industry has experienced profound technical and creative changes. These advances include camera technologies, visual effects, 3D, editing platforms, content security, creative collaboration technologies, display, content deli...
February 10, 2015, 1:30 pm
Minneapolis-based creative studio Splice announced that it has hired VFX artist Chris Rainey. Originally from Atlanta, Ga., Rainey is an alumni of the Art Institute of Atlanta with 10 years of experience in the field of animation.
February 5, 2015, 3:37 pm
You probably already know that Big Hero 6 and the latest Planet of Apes did surprisingly well. Does this indicate an upset in the best animated film and best visual effects categories on Oscar night? Will the latest How to Train Your Dragon, or Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar be left behind if VES serves as an augury in how Tinsel Town is assessing the worthiness VFX?
February 4, 2015, 12:42 pm
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences governor Jeffrey Kurland, event producer Cheryl Cecchetto and chef Wolfgang Puck will return to create this year’s Governors Ball, the Academy's official post-Oscar celebration. The Governor's Ball will immediately follow the 87th Oscars ceremony on Feb. 22. The 1,500 invited guests include Oscar winners and nominees, show presenters and other telecast participants.
February 3, 2015, 10:37 am
The Association of Motion Picture Sound (AMPS) announced that Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley have won the 2014 AMPS award for excellence in sound for a feature film for their work on Whiplash.
Here's the post production news for the past week. This includes Dreamworks News, Blackmagic News, Oscars, and more!
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