Sound Lounge’s Film + Television division, which provides sound editorial, ADR and mixing services for episodic television, features and documentaries is upgrading its main mix stage to support editing and mixing in the Dolby Atmos format.
Sound Lounge Film + Television division EP Rob Browning says that the studio expects to begin mixing in Dolby Atmos by the beginning of next year and that will allow it to target more high-end studio features. Continue reading
November 16, 2018
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By Brady Betzel
While Apple was busy releasing the new Mac Mini’s last month, they were also quietly prepping some new updates. Apple has releasing free updates to FCPX, Motion and Compressor.
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Panasas has introduced ActiveStor Ultra, the next generation of its high-performance computing storage solution, featuring PanFS 8, a plug-and-play, portable, parallel file system. ActiveStor Ultra offers up to 75GB/s per rack on industry-standard commodity hardware.
ActiveStor Ultra comes as a fully integrated plug-and-play appliance running PanFS 8 on industry-standard hardware. Continue reading
November 13, 2018
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London’s Milk VFX, known for its visual effects work on Adrift, Annihilation and Altered Carbon, has just completed production on YouTube Premium’s new sci-fi thriller original series, Origin.
Milk created all of the 926 VFX shots for Origin in 4K, encompassing a wide range of VFX work, Continue reading
November 12, 2018
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Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 4.21 is designed to offer developers greater efficiency, performance and stability for those working on any platform.
Unreal Engine 4.21 adds even more mobile optimizations to both Android and iOS, up to 60% speed increases when cooking content and more power and flexibility in the Niagara effects toolset for realtime VFX. Continue reading
November 7, 2018
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Creative editorial/VFX/sound design company Nomad has expanded its global footprint with a space in Tokyo, adding to a network that also includes offices in New York, Los Angeles and London. It will be led by managing director Yoshinori Fujisawa and executive producer Masato Midorikawa.
The Tokyo office has three client suites, Continue reading
November 6, 2018
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At the Maxon Supermeet 2018 event, Chaos Group announced its plans to support the Maxon Cinema 4D community with two rendering products: V-Ray for Cinema 4D and Corona for Cinema 4D. Based on V-Ray’s Academy Award-winning raytracing technology, the development of V-Ray for Cinema 4D will be focused on production rendering for high-end visual effects and motion graphics. Continue reading
November 5, 2018
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Imagine creating a spot for a watch that celebrates the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse — but you can’t show Mickey Mouse. Already Been Chewed (ABC), a design and motion graphics studio, developed a POV concept that met this challenge and also tied in the design of the actual watch.
Nixon, Continue reading
November 1, 2018
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FotoKem in Burbank has added post vet Mike Sowa as senior digital intermediate colorist. Sowa brings over 25 years of experience to his new role, and an impressive resume that includes stints at Modern Video Film, Universal High Def Center and jobs at other facilities in Hollywood, including LaserPacific and Technicolor.
His past work includes Kubo and the Two Strings, Continue reading
October 31, 2018
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Colorist Marshall Plante, producer Natalie Westerfield and director/creative director Justin Purser founded hybrid studio Olio Creative, which has opened its doors in Venice, California.
Olio features vintage-style décor and an open floor plan and the space is adaptable for freelancers, mobile artists and traveling talent, with two color suites and a suite set up to toggle between editorial and Flame work. Continue reading
October 30, 2018
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