TourGigs Produces AV and Archiving for Shaky Music Festivals with Blackmagic

Published on Friday, 19 June 2015

TourGigs in Texas produced the stage video projections and recordings Blackmagic-shaky-festivals4aat Shaky Knees and Shaky Boots music festivals with Blackmagic ATEM
switchers and HyperDeck Studio.

ASSIMILATE & Kinefinity Develop Real-time KineRAW Post Workflow

Published on Thursday, 11 June 2015

ASSIMILATE and Kinefinity are developing digital filmmaking systems Assimilate-kinefinity-6k1
for the Chinese market and offering Kinefinity 4K or 6K camera
customers a free one-year SCRATCH product license.

Hinge Digital Delivers a PSA for Kids with Frankie Video Review

Published on Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Hinge concepted, designed and animated a PSA for foster children, Hinge-frankie-AdoptUSKids2
collaborating with remote partners using Frankie web-based video
review software to share work-in-progress in real time.

Shotgun 6, RV 6 and cineSync Align Project Tracking Tools

Published on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

NAB Shotgun 6 production tracking and RV 6 image player now work Shotgun RV 6 small
together without user configuration. Also, Shotgun now comes bundled
with cineSync Pro.

Sound Devices Takes a Wild Ride with ‘Mad Max’ Cast and Crew

Published on Thursday, 04 June 2015

Production sound Mixer Ben Osmo and vehicle FX recordist Oliver Mad-Max-Ben-and-Oliver1
Machin describe the equipment, set-up and experience of capturing
the dialogue and sound of ‘Mad Max’ in motion.

WSI Max Reality Introduces AR for Local TV Weather and Traffic

Published on Thursday, 09 April 2015

WSI’s Max Reality is an AR package that visualizes weather and WSI-Max-Reality snow
traffic data as 3D images, creating an experience that cannot be
matched on mobile devices.

Sony & Memnon Archiving Join on Audio-Visual Digitisation

Published on Thursday, 14 May 2015

Sony Media Lifecycle Services and Memnon Archiving Services have Memnon-sony-archive
formed a partnership to combine expertise in large-scale digital
preservation projects for audio, video and film content.

ShotPro Review: ShotPro Takes Previs Tools On Set

Published on Monday, 02 March 2015

ShotPro is an application made for directors, DPs, producers and other ShotPro-app5b
production team members who need to plan productions, communicate
ideas and work together on set.

Tröll Pictures Launches in LA and Signs Snorri Bros

Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2015

Production company Tröll Pictures has launched in LA, pursuing start- Troll-snorri-Bros-Creatures
to-finish commercial production with Peter Steinzeig as EP, the Snorri
Bros as directors and partners at Brickyard VFX.

Codex Takes ARRIRAW on Set for Marvel’s Agent Carter TV Series

Published on Thursday, 19 February 2015

Codex has supplied digital recording for the Alexa XT cameras on the Codex-agent-carter-hayley-atwell2
series ‘Marvel’s Agent Carter’, and consulted with the VFX supervisors
on lens mapping to assist effects production.

Media Shuttle Expands Worldwide, Adds Automation & Metadata

Published on Thursday, 30 April 2015

Media Shuttle has new automation, metadata and identity functions for Signiant-media-shuttle-dig
enterprises, and Signiant sees more clients using Media Shuttle for
collaboration, 4K and large file transfers.

Colorfront Demos HFR UHDTV Production & Post at HPA 2015

Published on Wednesday, 11 February 2015

At the HPA 2015 Tech Retreat, Colorfront demonstrates new functionality Colorfront HFR2
developed for its on-set dailies and transcoding systems for high frame
rate UHDTV production and post.

MTI Film CORTEX v2.0 Manages Dead Pixels & Colour Accuracy on Set

Published on Wednesday, 22 April 2015

MTI Film’s CORTEX v 2.0 dailies processing system now detects dead MTI-film-cortex
pixels on set and corrects them in post, handles basic editing tasks and
supports new UHD/4K delivery formats.

PFTrack 2015 Gains Photogrammetry Tools for VFX & Visualisation

Published on Sunday, 08 February 2015

Two new nodes in PFtrack 2015 can generate point clouds, meshes PFTrack-2015-3
and geometry for accurate 3D polygonal models, and the Photomesh
node contains a new set of photogrammetry tools.

ZSPACE Revs Up New Showroom AR Platform for Ferrari

Published on Wednesday, 22 April 2015

ZSPACE in Sydney has developed a point-of-sale AR application Zspace-ferrari-4RM
for Ferrari dealers and customers into the showroom for a chance
to interact with the cars and customise a model of their own.

Ben Shepherd & Sony F5 Capture the Two Worlds of VETUS

Published on Wednesday, 17 December 2014

VETUS is an upcoming multi-platform fantasy web series, now in production. Vetus-sony-f5-mindconsole5
DP Ben Shepherd shot the trailer on the Sony F5, revealing the mysterious
worlds the story inhabits.

Cinedeck Expands Flexible UHD Workflow Products & Processes

Published on Wednesday, 15 April 2015

NAB Cinedeck focussed on workflow options for 4K, UHDTV-1, HD and Cinedeck-MX Trans1
SD demonstrating new editorial and video-processing for cinema, live,
mobile and traditional broadcast workflows.

Red Giant Shooter Suite Update Keeps RED Camera Media in Sync

Published on Wednesday, 10 December 2014

The Red Giant Shooter Suite now supports RED camera media, allowing Red-giant-Offload-Hero
users to sync multi-camera and dual-system audio production media shot
on RED cameras in a few seconds.