Animation studio Golden Wolf, headquartered in London, has launched its first stateside location in New York City. The expansion comes on the heels of an alliance with animation/VFX/live-action studio Psyop, a minority investor in the company. Golden Wolf now occupies studio space in SoHo adjacent to Psyop and its sister company Blacklist, Continue reading
September 21, 2018
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Montréal-based post company Real by Fake has acquired Santa Monica’s Local Hero, whose credits include Mr. Robot, Captain Fantastic and Pitch Perfect. The acquisition creates an international post production and VFX entity that gives Real By Fake (C.R.A.Z.Y., Café de Flore, Dallas Buyers Club, Continue reading
September 14, 2018
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NAME: Julien Biard
COMPANY: Carbon in Chicago
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Carbon is a full-service creative studio specializing in design, color, visual effects and motion graphics, with offices in Chicago, Los Angeles and New York.
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September 7, 2018
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CoreMelt’s PaintX planar tracking-based paint utility software for Apple Final Cut Pro X editors and artists is now available. CoreMelt PaintX is powered by Boris FX’s Mocha technology, which tracks camera motion, objects and people for seamless visual effects and screen composites. PaintX enables editors and artists to quickly and accurately apply “fixes” to footage and sequences by using standard color, Continue reading
September 5, 2018
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SIGGRAPH is always a great place to wander around and learn about new and future technology. You can get see amazing visual effects reels and learn how the work was created by the artists themselves. You can get demos of new products, and you can immerse yourself in a completely digital environment. In short, SIGGRAPH is educational and fun. Continue reading
August 30, 2018
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postPerspective has announced the winners of our Impact Awards from SIGGRAPH 2018 in Vancouver. Seeking to recognize debut products with real-world applications, the postPerspective Impact Awards are voted on by an anonymous judging body made up of respected industry artists and professionals. It’s working pros who are going to be using new tools — so we let them make the call. Continue reading
August 30, 2018
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Vancouver-based VFX house Artifex Studios created CG amputation effects for the lead character in Blumhouse Productions’ new series for Facebook Watch, Sacred Lies. In the show, the lead character, Minnow Bly (Elena Kampouris), emerges after 12 years in the Kevinian cult missing both of her hands. Artifex was called on to remove the actress’ Continue reading
August 29, 2018
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Sony Pictures Post Production Services has added three theater-style studios inside the Stage 6 facility on the Sony Pictures Studios lot in Culver City. All studios feature mid-size theater environments and include digital projectors and projection screens.
Theater 1 is setup for sound design and mixing with two Avid Pro Tools S6 consoles and immersive Dolby Atmos capabilities, Continue reading
August 22, 2018
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MPC’s Los Angeles studio has added Patrick Ferguson to its staff as visual effects supervisor. He brings with him experience working in both commercials and feature films.
Ferguson started out in New York and moved to Los Angeles in 2002, and he has since worked at a range of visual effect houses along the West Coast, Continue reading
August 22, 2018
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By Karen Moltenbrey
Zombies used to have a short life span, awakening sometime during October, just in time for Halloween, before once again stumbling back into obscurity for another year. But thanks to the hit series The Walking Dead and its spin-off Fear the Walking Dead, the popularity of these monsters is infectious, Continue reading
August 21, 2018
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