Motion capture and animation service company House of Moves teams with Treyarch and Activision Publishing to provide full performance capture for cinematics featured in “Call of Duty: Black Ops II.”
Assimilate announces the immediate availability of the world’s first truly integrated tool for digital workflows, from advanced dailies to creative DI.
HP and DreamWorks Animation mark the latest chapter in their ongoing collaboration by working together to create an epic adventure for worldwide audiences with the breakthrough animation of the studio’s upcoming 3D movie, “Rise of the Guardians.”
Glasgow-based 3D animation application Muvizu is released with a German-language version of the user interface, plus some great new content.
James Cameron and Andrew Adamson weave acts from seven live Cirque shows into their new 3-D film, Cirque du Soleil Worlds Away 3D.
Mobile emulators and simulators can help developers test their apps on different devices without having to actually have them on hand. The testing tools can make testing easier, particularly where there are lots of variations in device types, screen sizes and operating systems. But they also face some limitations.
Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences welcomes eight new members, bringing the Council's 2012–2013 membership roster to 25.
KATANA, the look development and lighting tool from The Foundry, is being adopted by a growing number of studios of all sizes around the globe
Kideo has partnered with Saban Brands to create the first-ever collection of personalized “Power Rangers Samurai” DVDs and digital video shorts.
G-Technology announces the winner of its Driven Creativity US 2012 Competition at a gala reception in New York City.
Matt Welker joins pipeline tools developer for the visual effects, animation and video game industry as head of client care.
Company 3 and EFILM join forces to provide Sony’s Skyfall, with post production services from dailies through to digital intermediate.
Ross Shain of Imagineer Systems and Jeff Krebs of eyeon Software to give presentations and demos of mocha Pro and eyeon Fusion.
Sony Colorworks provides color grading services for Universal Pictures’ “The Man With the Iron Fists.”
Faceware Technologies signs two reseller agreements to aggressively target Japan and China with its facial motion capture technology.
Following his work as lead producer on HUSH’s lauded “Camp Victory” project for Nike, the design agency is bringing Eric Alba on full time as its lead technical producer.
MPC taps Maxon Cinema 4D, Adobe After Effects, The Foundry’s Nuke and Autodesk Flame to create graphics for a “Skyfall”-inspired spot for Sony.
Throughout the history of the "Battlestar Galactica" franchise, LightWave 3D software has been a constant in the show’s production pipeline for everything from otherworldly atmospheres to earth-shattering visual effects.
Digimania releases a version of the 3D animation application, Muvizu, with a German language version of the user interface (UI) and some beautiful new content.