Monday, June 25, 2018

SPW Releases

Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018
Sound Lounge Launches “Sound Lounge Everywhere” In Boulder

Sound Lounge, New York’s leading independent sound studio, has introduced its Sound Lounge Everywhere concept to Colorado. The company has partnered with Boulder post production company 11 Dollar Bill to offer remote audio production and mixing services to agencies and brands in the region and...

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Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018
SMPTE Hollywood Section To Explore eSports with Cameron Reed at June Meeting

The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will explore the growing phenomenon of eSports and its impact on the broadcast industry at its monthly meeting, scheduled for...

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Thursday, Jun. 7, 2018
Sigma Heads To Adorama INSPIRE To Support The Creative Community

Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, today announced its participation in Adorama INSPIRE, a brand new,...

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Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018
ADG Film Society Celebrates The 50th Anniversary of "Planet of the Apes" With a Screening and Discussion With Production Designer William J. Creber
Celebrating its 50th Anniversary as a science-fiction classic, Planet of the Apes will headline the next Art Directors Guild (ADG) Film Society’s 2018 screening series at the Egyptian Theater on Sunday, June 24
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Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018
Oscar and Golden Globe Award-Winner Barry Jenkins to Direct All Episodes of the Highly Anticipated Greenlit Limited Series "The Underground Railroad"

Amazon Studios announced Oscar® and Golden Globe® Award-winner Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) will direct all 11 episodes of the highly anticipated greenlit limited series The Underground Railroad which will premiere globally on Amazon Prime Video. Based on Colson Whitehead’s ...

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Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018
Starz Casts Avan Jogia as Ulysses in Scripted Comedy Series 'Now Apocalypse'

Starz, a Lionsgate company, announced that Avan Jogia (Shaft, “Tut,” “Ghost Wars”) has been cast in the lead role of Ulysses for “Now Apocalypse,” the recently greenlit, straight-to-series comedy from creator and executive producer Gregg Araki (Kaboom, Mysterious Skin).

Jogia will play “...

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Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018
yU+co’s Garson Yu Tapped As A Featured Speaker At Motion Conference 2018

Creative design/production studio yU+co announced that company Founder/Creative Director Garson Yu, will be one of this year’s featured speakers at motion 2018, to be held in Sante Fe, NM June 5-8 at the New Mexico...

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Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018
Friends of Mine Creates Inspired Show Package for the 2018 PromaxBDA Awards Show in New York

Emmy Award® - winning design and branding studio Friends of Mine (FOM) created and produced an inspired graphics show package for the 2018 PromaxBDA Awards show which will be held on June 14th at the New York Hilton Hotel. The honor of...

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Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018
Resource, Not Outsource: QuickFX Unites Content Makers & US Artists With Intuitive Innovation

Today, virtually every production is packed with visual effects; sets, actors, and even performances are digitally designed or enhanced. VFX can be a powerful tool to increase production value and save money -- but time, access, and cost are barriers to this vibrant and vital creativity. Like...

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Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018
GPL Technology Launches Canadian Presence

GPL Technologies, a premier provider of technology solutions and managed services to creative and high-performance computing industries, today announces the opening of its first Canadian office in Vancouver, British Columbia. GPL Technologies, Vancouver, will provide IT consulting, solution...

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Tuesday, Jun. 5, 2018
'Best of Festival' Films Announced

Three productions have won Grand Prix awards in the 2018 U.S. International Film & Video Festival. A fourth production received the One World Award. Winners are from Russia, Hong Kong, Canada and Switzerland.

Best of Festival-Corporate went to "Destination Tobolsk" from LBL Production...

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Monday, Jun. 4, 2018
Cannes Lions Entertainment Jury 2017 Presents: “The Art of Branded Entertainment”

Edited by Cannes Lions 2017 Entertainment Jury President PJ Pereira, and featuring a collection of essays contributed by jurors who drew on their wealth of experience and expertise from the marketing and entertainment worlds, The Art of Branded Entertainment will be available worldwide...

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Monday, Jun. 4, 2018
Rising Sun Pictures’ Sam Hodge: Mentoring the Next Generation of VFX Artists

Lead Pipeline Technical Director, Sam Hodge first joined the RSP team in 2005. Although now focused on technical operations, Sam has a wealth of creative experience, with credits including Alien Covenant, Logan, xXx Return of Zander Cage, X-Men Apocalypse,...

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Monday, Jun. 4, 2018
Photo Contest Call For Entries Opens For The SHOOT 2018 Behind The Scenes (BTS) Photo Contest - Summer 2018 Edition

The Editors of SHOOT®,  the leading publication and website for entertainment and commercial motion picture production & postproduction, have opened the call for entries for the SHOOT Behind The Scenes (BTS) Photo Contest - Summer 2018 Edition. SHOOT invites amateur and...

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Friday, Jun. 1, 2018
Susan Munro Awarded AICE Award

Hybrid Edit's Susan Munro won the "Best Editing Docu-Style" at the recent 2018 AICE Awards here. Munro was nominated and won for work on Girl Powered ...

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Thursday, May. 31, 2018
EditShare Announces Flow Media Asset Management Public Beta Program; Now Available to Select Creative Facilities

EditShare® a technology leader in intelligent shared storage, AQC and media management solutions, invites the post production community to test the next generation of its Flow media asset management platform. For the first time, any broadcast or production...

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Thursday, May. 31, 2018
Frame.io Debuts All New Image Review Tools and Raises The Bar For Video Collaboration Products

Frame.io, the leading workflow management platform for video, today rolled out the first of many features to further raise the bar for how teams create video: Frame.io Image...

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Thursday, May. 31, 2018
Announcing The New NBCUniversal LightBlade LB800 At Cine Gear Expo

NBCUniversal LightBlade announced its newest LED product, the LB800, in partnership with Cineo Lighting.  As with their other LightBlade fixtures – the LightBlade 1K, the Ladder Light, and 1, 2 & 4 Blade configurations – the LB800 uses proprietary phosphor-converted white light LEDs, as well...

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Thursday, May. 31, 2018
Radiant Images’ New Light-Field 6DoF Capture System – Meridian – Featured in Sony Booth at Cine Gear Expo

Meridian, a new light-field 6DoF capture system created by Radiant Images and featuring the ultra-compact Sony RX0, will be on display in the Sony booth S212 at Cine Gear Expo on June 1-2.

The versatile, portable Meridian is at the forefront of the next cycle of immersive capture...

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Wednesday, May. 30, 2018
TV's New "Unscripted Looks" To Be Explained By ICG Camera Panel at Cine Gear Expo

A panel from the International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600), will discuss "The Reality of Creating Unscripted Looks" at this year's Cine Gear Expo to be held at Paramount Studios' Sherry Lansing Theater, on June 2, starting at 10:15 a.m.

To meet the demands of unscripted...

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