Imagination Technologies will showcase their new developments in ray-traced graphics at SIGGRAPH with previews of Caustic Visualizer for Maya v1.2 and Caustic Visualizer for 3ds Max 1.0.
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Chaos Group is teaming up with some of the VFX industry’s top artists to present V-Ray Day, a behind the scenes look at how V-Ray continues to support VFX artists.
Tweak Software unveils RV 4.0, combining industry-leading playback, review and collaboration with a new generation of features, at SIGGRAPH 2013.
Representatives of the Department of Commerce in China’s Jilin Provence visit the ASIFA Hollywood booth at this week’s San Diego Comic-Con.
Acme Filmworks announces the release of the Giants’ First Steps, a collection of 25 student films by 15 of Hollywood’s greatest animated feature film directors.
Shotgun production management platform drives White House Down VFX pipeline; Uncharted Territory production team collaborates and manages ten visual effects vendors via the Shotgun platform.
The Jim Henson Company’s Emmy Award-nominated PBS KIDS series Dinosaur Train is being adapted as a live stage production, Dinosaur Train - Live! Buddy’s Big Adventure.
SIGGRAPH 2013 announces the new Exhibits Fast Forward session, featuring one-minute highlights from participating exhibitors, on Monday, July 22, starting at 3:45 p.m.
humble’s hydra trips the light fantastic with dogs, cacti and comedy in Tumbleweed Tango, an animated short by directing duo hydra about love-struck balloon dogs dancing in a cactus patch.
MassMarket ignores the Warning Signs, following mixed martial artist Rampage Jackson and Dallas Cowboys’ defensive end Demarcus Ware in their off course workout, in a new spot for Reebok.
MPC standardizes on Tweak Software's RV for playback and review across its feature film VFX facilities, in addition to selecting RV as the underlying platform for MPC's new proprietary ReviewTool VFX editing software.
From August 9 – 11, fans will be offered a glimpse of upcoming Disney films, including Frozen and The Good Dinosaur at the 2013 D23 Expo.
Trollbäck + Company creates a multimedia show open for 7th annual AICP Next Awards, which will air throughout the U.S. during the 2013 AICP Awards Tour.
Dentsu Entertainment USA partners with Nelvana Enterprises and Fuel Entertainment to create the new animated TV series, Chub City.
HP announces that DreamWorks Animation used HP technology to develop cutting-edge animation for its latest film, Turbo.
Los Angeles-based Sprite Entertainment Studio teams with Japan’s OLM Group to host “The Anime Spirit: From Pokémon and Pac-Man to Live-Action Films” as part of SIGGRAPH 2013’s Production Sessions event.
Gentleman Scholar partners with Whitehouse Editorial to create a spot for the Boston Police Foundation narrated by Donnie Wahlberg.
Cinelicious provides 4K restoration to the Academy Of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences’ animation showcase, The Giants' First Steps. Featuring early films of animation luminaries curated by Acme Filmworks, the program will keynote SIGGRAPH 2013.
Digital agency Modus Operandi creates an action-intensive campaign to showcase the EA SPORTS IGNITE Engine and the next generation of EA SPORTS games.
From July 30 to August 1, Disney XD will be taken over by Disney Fandom, celebrating fans and showcasing programming from Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, Marvel and more.
MPC teams up with digital agency Modus Operandi to create a pair of adrenaline-pumping spots for EA SPORTS used to promote the company’s four sports franchises at the 2013 E3 conference.
Curious Pictures welcomes two new executive producers, Gary Giambalvo and Adam Bloom, and new director Daniel Cohen.