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
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After testing the New York market with a small footprint in Manhattan, creative animation/design studio Lobo has moved its operations to a new studio in New York’s Chinatown. The new location will be led by creative director Guilherme Marcondes, art director Felipe Jornada and executive producer Luis Ribeiro.
The space includes two suites, Continue reading
August 2, 2018
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Creative content studio Alkemy X has entered into a joint venture with long-time New York City studio Quietman. In addition, Alkemy X has brought on director/creative director Megan Oepen.
The Quietman deal will see founder and creative director Johnnie Semerad moving the operations of his company into Alkemy X, Continue reading
August 2, 2018
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Maxon will be at Siggraph this year showing the next iteration of its Cinema 4D Release 20 (R20), an update of its 3D design and animation software. Release 20 introduces high-end features for VFX and motion graphics artists including node-based materials, volume modeling, CAD import and an evolution of the MoGraph toolset.
Maxon expects Cinema 4D Release 20 to be available this September for both Mac and Windows operating systems. Continue reading
August 2, 2018
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Creative editorial house PS260 has launched its own creative content studio. We Know the Future offers in-house production capabilities and advertising solutions across all screens. These offerings will be available in NYC and LA.
JJ Lask, PS260’s co-founder, partner and editor, is leading the new content studio from the company’s LA office, Continue reading
July 31, 2018
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While broadcast spending is still the far bigger area, digital broadcast is on the upswing. It reflects a new reality in how advertisers reach audiences.
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The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA) has announced that Victoria Alonso, producer and executive VP of production for Marvel Studios, will receive the organization’s 2018 Charles S. Swartz Award at the HPA Awards on November 15. The HPA Awards recognize creative artistry, innovation and engineering excellence, and the Charles S. Swartz Award honors the recipient’s significant impact across diverse aspects of the industry. Continue reading
July 30, 2018
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DigitalGlue’s Creative.Space, an on-premise managed storage (OPMS) service, has been optimized for Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve workflows, meeting the technical requirements for inclusion in Blackmagic’s Configuration Guide. DigitalGlue is an equipment, integration and software development provider, that also designs and implements solutions for complete turnkey content creation, post-production, and distribution.
According to DigitalGlue CEO/CTO Tim Anderson, Continue reading
July 27, 2018
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In Q3 of 2018, Deluxe Entertainment Services Group will acquire visual effects house Atomic Fiction, which has studios in Montreal and San Francisco. Atomic Fiction will join Deluxe’s Method Studios and take on its name.
Founded in 2010, Atomic Fiction is known for creating high-quality VFX in efficient ways, often employing the cloud in its workflows. Continue reading
July 26, 2018
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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
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