Italy’s VIEW Conference unveils a stellar program for 2013, including panels and workshops with ILM’s Roger Guyett, Digital Domain’s Eric Nash, Image Engine’s Peter Muyzers,
Ballistic Media announces pre-sales for the 240-page d’artiste: Matte Painting 3, the long-awaited sequel to Matte Painting and Matte Painting 2 with master artists David Luong, Damien Macé and Milan Schere.
V & S Entertainment appoints Daredevil Development to create a gaming app for the hit show Everything’s Rosie.
Adobe announces plans to significantly update the video tools in Adobe Creative Cloud with over 150 new features, including new capabilities in Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Adobe After Effects CC, Adobe SpeedGrade CC, Adobe Prelude CC, Adobe Media Encoder CC and Adobe Story CC Plus.
The full lineup of speakers planned for VIEW CONFERENCE 2013 is unveiled, including a keynote presentation from ILM’s John Knoll as well as presentations and talks from ILM’s Roger Guyett, Digital Domain’s Eric Nash, Image Engine’s Peter Muyzers, Sony Picture’s Troy Saliba and Parag Havaldar, the Moving Picture Company’s Marco Carboni, Sony Animation’s Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn, Pixar’s Sandra Karpman and Lucia Modesto, MacGuff’s Bruno Chauffard, computer graphics scientist Paul Debevec, and many more.
Jake goes on his most heroic mission ever in Disney Junior's Jake and The Never Land Pirates: Never Land Rescue primetime special premiering Sunday, September 29.
Autodesk unveils Maya LT for indie and mobile game developers starting at $50 a month; powerful tools and affordable pricing expand 3D options for independent game developers and small studios.
Creative studio Leviathan showcases its artistry for Ubisoft Entertainment at this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) trade show with a show-stopping experiential installation.
London design/animation studio We Are Formation turns to iPi Motion Capture to provide a layer of authenticity to Take On Blake, a Facebook game for automaker KIA’s Optima that allows players to create their own animated avatar and compete in a slam dunk contest against NBA star Blake Griffin.
ASIFA-Hollywood announces its call for entries for the 41st Annual Annie Awards, to begin Tuesday, September 3.
Konami Digital Entertainment and Kung Fu Factory release Domo Jump, an all-new app available now on the App Store.
Virtual reality technology developer Oculus announces the open beta launch of Share, a new platform that allows users to self-publish, discover, download, and play virtual reality-based games and experiences.
Ubisoft announces a partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency to create a feature film based on the action adventure game Watch Dogs.
Motion Theory’s directorial team Akama creates a short animated trailer for Ubisoft’s upcoming cross-platform game Rayman Legends.
DreamWorks Animation’s Turbo Racing League App spends ten weeks as the #1 most downloaded racing and reaches 20 million downloads.
Disney Interactive launches two mobile apps – Disney Infinity: Toy Box and Disney Infinity: Action – for the forthcoming console game incorporating many of the company’s most iconic characters.
KingsIsle Entertainment taps Clockwork VFX to create the launch ads for online games Pirate101 and Wizard101.
Digital Domain promotes Terry Clotiaux to president of feature films; Rich Flier is promoted to president of advertising and games.
Wolf & Crew present a day-in-the-life of Dave as he escapes a Plants vs. Zombies skirmish in the new trailer for Plants vs. Zombies Part 2: It’s About Time!