NYC-based audio studio Sonic Union has added composer/experiential sound designer/mixer Rob Ballingall to its team. He will be working out of both Sonic Union’s Bryant Park and Union Square locations. Ballingall brings with him experience in music and audio post, with an emphasis on the creation of audio for emerging technology projects, including experiential and VR. Continue reading
August 6, 2018
The post Composer and sound mixer Rob Ballingall joins Sonic Union appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
The ARRI Group has named Dr. Michael Neuhaeuser as the new executive board member responsible for technology. He succeeds Professor Franz Kraus, who after more than 30 years at ARRI, joins the Supervisory Board and will continue to be closely associated with the company. Neuhaeuser starts September 1.
Kraus, who has been leading tech development at ARRI for the last few decades, Continue reading
July 25, 2018
The post Franz Kraus to advisory role at ARRI, Michael Neuhaeuser takes tech lead appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Mill Film in Australia, a Technicolor VFX studio, has named Mark Thorley as managing director.Hi appointment comes in the wake of the February launch of Mill Film in Adelaide, Australia.
Thorley brings with him more than 15 years of executive experience, working at such as Lucas Film, Singapore, where he oversaw studio operations and production strategies. Continue reading
July 16, 2018
The post Mark Thorely joins Mill Film Australia as MD appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Electric Theatre Collective has added Luke Morrison to its London of office as head of color. He will lead a team that already includes Jason Wallis, Lewis Crossfield, Kaitlyn Battistelli, Ruth Wardell, Mathieu Caplanne and Tim Smith.
During his decade-plus career, Morrison has won multiple AICE Awards, including a win in the Color Grading: Over 90 Seconds category for his 2018 Canadian Olympic Committee “Be Olympic” spot directed by Ian Pons Jewell. Continue reading
July 13, 2018
The post Luke Morrison joins Electronic Theatre Collective as head of color appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Sim Post in New York is in growth mode. They recently expanded their audio for TV and film services and boosted their post team with five new hires. Following the recent addition of a DI theater to its New York location, Sim is building three audio suites, a voiceover room and support space for the expanded audio capabilities. Continue reading
July 10, 2018
The post Sim Post NY expands audio offerings, adds five new staffers appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Tool of North America has hired executive producer Nancy Hacohen as managing director of live action. In this position, Hacohen will oversee all aspects of Tool’s Live Action work and represent the company’s directorial talent. She will also work alongside Dustin Callif, managing partner of innovation, to manage Tool’s day-to-day operations, which range from live action to experiential, Continue reading
July 9, 2018
The post Nancy Hacohen joins Tool as managing director, live action appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Framestore Chicago has added Chris Beers as compositing lead. He will be working across a variety of clients with the Chicago team, as well as diving into Nuke projects of his own.
Beers attended The Illinois Institute of Art, where he earned a BFA in visual effects and motion graphics. After graduation he honed his skills as a junior motion graphics artist at Leviathan in Chicago, Continue reading
July 6, 2018
The post Framestore Chicago adds compositing lead Chris Beers appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Creative content company Alkemy X has added Eli Rotholz as VP of business development,. He will be based in the company’s New York headquarters.
Rotholz brings more than 12 years of sales/business development, strategy and production experience, having begun his career as an independent sales rep for Ziegler/Jakubowicz and Moustache NYC. Continue reading
July 6, 2018
The post Eli Rotholz joins Alkemy X as VP of biz dev appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
By Randi Altman
Veteran colorist Pankaj Bajpai will be joining Technicolor’s Los Angeles studio in August as VP, finishing artist and business development. He comes to Technicolor from his long-tenured position at Encore.
Bajpai’s long list of television credits include House of Cards, Sex in the City, Continue reading
July 2, 2018
The post Quick Chat: Technicolor’s new finishing artist, VP Pankaj Bajpai appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.
Bi-coastal production studio Humble has signed director Natalia Leite to its roster. Humble is Leite’s commercial representation, but she brings her rich experience as a writer and director for features, indie films and Vice documentaries.
Her “MFA,” a psychological thriller about rape crimes at a university, premiered at SXSW 2017 and was nominated for a Grand Jury Prize. Continue reading
June 29, 2018
The post Director Natalia Leite joins Humble’s roster appeared first on Randi Altman's postPerspective.