'Star Wars' filmmaker George Lucas to receive honorary membership in the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, the highest accolade handed out by the global engineers society and standards-setting body.
Montreal-based visual effects studio is rewarded with a prestigious Emmy Award for its contribution to the visual effects on ‘Game of Thrones.’
Post production and visual effects company appoints Jennifer "JT" Tellefsen Vice President of Business Development, VFX for Encore offices worldwide.
New interactive online course brings together students and professional animators from triple-A studios to teach specialized animation techniques for games creation.
Toymaker Hasbro names Josh Feldman head of development of the company’s film and TV division, where he will focus on both franchise and new brands in live-action and animation.
Dr. Alvy Ray Smith, Glen Keane and Tom McGrath highlight the 15th annual conference, Italy’s largest computer graphics conference, October 14-17.
After trailing Paramount and Nickelodeon’s ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ for the past two weeks, Marvel's ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ moves back in to first place, passing ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ to become the highest-grossing movie of the summer at the domestic box office.
Sony Pictures Entertainment taps ‘Iron Man 3’ director Shane Black to helm its adventure-action movie ‘The Destroyer.’
Select visual effects sequences for blockbuster film completed at Imageworks in tandem with lead VFX facility MPC.
Creative allies Alex Czetwertynski and Hooligan join New York-Based design studio to transform live-action footage using 3D technology.
Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Naomie Harris, Tom Hollander, Eddie Marsan and Peter Mullan join Benedict Cumberbatch in the Warner Bros. adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s “The Jungle Book.”
Expanding its services within broadcast, as well as other non-broadcast opportunities, creative strategic design agency eyeball hires Executive Producer Tony Kadillak.
Cogswell College’s unique MediaWorks initiative marks one-year anniversary with nine completed audiovisual projects for real-world clients.
VFX studio adds veteran Los Angeles producer Jason Cohon to its staff, joining CG/VFX supervisor TJ Burke, lead Flame artist Louis Mackall and VFX supervisor and lead Flame artist Andrew Eksner.
Web-slinging spiders, terrifying toys and super-creepy mysteries all team up on store shelves for this week's home entertainment releases on Blu-Ray and DVD.
Airing in theaters in October 2016, Warner Bros.’ adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s “The Jungle Book” casts its first voice lead.
Shotgun Software holds the first-ever Pipeline Awards to honor excellence in pipeline tool development, integration, engineering and usage at the Shotgun User Group meeting held during SIGGRAPH 2014 in Vancouver.
Nominees for the 18th animago AWARD are announced, with five nominees in ten categories selected from 1,014 submissions sent in by digital artists from 67 countries.
Peyton Reed’s ‘Ant-Man’ adds John Slattery, Judy Greer, T.I. and Neil Hamburger; principal photography begins in San Francisco for July 17, 2015 release.
'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ easily remain atop the North American box office this weekend as ‘The Expendables 3’ debut underperforms with just $16.2 million.
FOX’s ‘Bob’s Burgers’ wins the Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program; HBO’s 'Game of Thrones' wins its third-consecutive Emmy for Outstanding Special and Visual Effects.
Autodesk releases a video detailing how the artists at Cinesite created their short film, ‘Beans,’ which led the Computer Animation Festival at SIGGRAPH 2014.
The Scientific and Technical Awards Committee announces 21 scientific and technical achievements selected for further awards consideration.
On the heels of this week’s news that VFX house LOOK Effects has closed its doors, moving staff and projects to MassMarket, a group of former employees issues an open letter in order to explain their side of events.