The Visual Effects Society (VES) is proud to announce that The VES Handbook of Visual Effects is now available to everyone who wants to learn or needs to know about the art and science of visual effects.
Rob O’Neill has been named to the newly-created position of vice president, program scheduling at Cartoon Network, it was announced today by Stacey Isenhower, senior vice president of programming and scheduling for Cartoon Network and Boomerang.
NewTek, worldwide leader of 3D animation and video products, today announced that Rob Powers has been promoted to vice president of 3D development. Powers will oversee the design and development of NewTek's 3D products, leveraging his extensive experience in the visual effects and film production industry.
Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) is announcing the publication of four research reports from Pfeiffer Consulting quantifying the specific performance, productivity and efficiency gains of Autodesk Maya 2011 and Autodesk 3ds Max 2011 software...
IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX:IMX) and Cinema Park, the exhibition chain owned by Russia's largest media holding company, Profmedia, today announced an agreement to install up to 14 IMAX theatre systems throughout Russia, beginning in 2010.
At SIGGRAPH 2010, Xsens releases MotionGridTM, a breakthrough motion capture technology for previs, virtual moviemaking, game development and training & simulation
Warner Bros.' INCEPTION fought off Angelina Jolie's SALT to remain the champion of the U.S. box office for the weekend of June 23-25, 2010.
Relativity Media has purchased Overture Films' distribution and marketing assets from Starz, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
The Walt Disney Co. is in talks to pay over $500 million for social media gaming company Playdom, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Activist shareholder Carl Icahn has filed suit against Lionsgate for its recent debt-for-equity swap, which diluted Icahn's shares from 37.3% to 33.5%, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Attendees to See Firsthand Benefits of mocha’s Planar Tracking, Seamless Export to Nuke, Innovative 2D-to-3D Conversion Workflows, Significant Performance Gains While Working with Multi-Layer Film Resolution Projects
Showcases How to Produce an Affordable Virtual Production Workflow; Offers Hands-on Experience with a Virtual Camera System
Guest Presenters to Reveal 3D Artistry and Workflow Advantages Using CINEMA 4D and BodyPaint 3D on High-End Film, Television, and Design Projects
Shotgun Highlights Integration Partners, Launches Open Source Initiative for Developers/Studios, Hosts a Developer User Group and Previews Forthcoming Version 2.1
Paul W.S. Anderson's THE THREE MUSKETEERS gained $1.29 million in grants from the German Federal Film Board, reports VARIETY.
PNY and partners to demonstrate NVIDIA Quadro by PNY graphics solutions for large-scale visualization, film and video, and digital content creation
Television producers will get the chance to make a name for themselves in the world of animation at this year’s TAC, the Ottawa International Animation Festival’s industry conference.
The top players behind the new Muppets movie have gone to Pixar for some creative consulting, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Working Title Films has optioned the rights to Eisner Award-winning graphic novel series ASTRO CITY, reports ComingSoon.net.
Imira Entertainment, Spain’s leading production and distribution company specialising in youth programming and Enne Entertainment Studios are pleased to announce that Spanish broadcaster TVE has come on board new 3D animated series Escape Hockey as co-production partner.
Building on a year of unprecedented international network growth, IMAX Corporation (Nasdaq:IMAX) (TSX: IMX) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Guangzhou Jinyi Film & Television Group, Co., Ltd., a leading entertainment developer and exhibitor in China, to open eight IMAX theatres in China.