The Webby Awards announced that critically-acclaimed stand-up comedian, writer, actor, and voice actor Patton Oswalt will host The 16th Annual Webby Awards.
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Director/DP Patrick Donnelly has launched Cinema Five Films, a new full service production/post house hybrid specializing in advertising, integrated marketing campaigns, network branding, as well as long form TV, online and feature film projects.
The Pixel Farm announced PFDepth, a new, fully integrated toolset for spatial scene reconstruction, depth creation and 2D to 3D conversion.
Render Rocket , an advanced cloud-based rendering services company, announced that it has added Free, Unlimited Test Rendering and a new Referral Program to its list of services.
Nice Shoes colorist and partner Chris Ryan recently donated his color-grading expertise to YARNANA, a short film by co-creators Gina Vecchione and Michelle Price, featuring the otherworldly crochet work of artist Olek.
Disney XD is set to premiere "Motorcity," a turbo-charged animated series set in a futuristic Detroit controlled by an evil billionaire who bans personal freedoms, including automobiles.
The Walt Disney Studios has announced a release date for Marvel Studios’ sequel to the blockbuster “Captain America: The First Avenger” on April 4, 2014.
Farmingdale, NJ-based Mission Critical taps iPi Motion Capture technology for mobile game development.
Aspera will be demonstrating what is now possible in the cloud for digital media companies at NAB 2012.
Noise Industries introduces Nattress Film Transitions to FxFactory, available now for Final Cut Pro, Motion and After Effects.
Visual effects software developer The Foundry announced that Reliance MediaWorks has purchased a site licence of KATANA.
Nickelodeon and film and entertainment theme park Movie Park Germany announced the renewal of their strategic partnership around NICKLAND, the popular NICK-themed 50,000 square-foot interactive adventure area at Movie Park Germany in Bottrop-Kirchhellen.
Guru Studio will debut its first original adventure series, “Justin Time,” on 24-hour preschool channel Sprout in the U.S., beginning April 22, 2012.
After almost a year of trailers and TV spots that recycle many of the same shots and sequences, Marvel has released the first semi-extended scene from “The Avengers” featuring Scarlett Johansson’s Black Widow.
Karen K. Miller has been promoted to Executive Director, Worldwide Programming Strategy, Acquisitions and Co-Productions, Disney Channels Worldwide.
Sam Margolius has teamed up with MassMarket as their Director of New Business, working out of the LA office of the bi-coastal VFX company.
Malaysia's Animasia Studio has signed multiple licensing deals with Central Asia Media Distribution (CAMD) for Khazakstan.
Dethklok is back and ready to shred on Adult Swim as season 4 of Metalocalypse premieres Sunday, April 29.
Embark upon the adventure of a lifetime as “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island,” arrives onto Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download on June 5.
Luxion has released version 1.3 of the KeyShot plugins for both Creo and Pro/ENGINEER 3D software packages.
Shadow Planet Productions announced that its acclaimed "Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet" will finally be available to the PC gaming community.
Harmonix is excited to announce Rock Band Blitz, an all-new downloadable title for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network.
Autodesk to reveal big news about Smoke editing software, unveil its new entertainment creation suites and celebrate the 20th anniversary of Flame at NAB 2012.