Industry-defining 3D creative toolset for motion graphics, animation, visual effects and visualization workflows highlighted at IBC2013.
Category: Visual Effects
ASSIMILATE launches free SCRATCH Play, a comprehensive media player for professional and consumer formats.
The Visual Effects Society announces its 5th annual Summit, “A New Reality: Content Creation and Distribution,” on Saturday, October 26.
VIEW 2013 announces a production session with ILM visual effects supervisor Roger Guyett on the reimagining of the legendary Star Trek franchise for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek Into Darkness.
Principal photography has begun on Disney’s mystery adventure Tomorrowland, directed by Brad Bird and starring George Clooney, Hugh Laurie, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy and Thomas Robinson.
Atlas Entertainment, producer of the original theatrical film, will produce the series with Universal Cable Productions; production scheduled to begin in November.
Animated ‘toons continue to make box office headlines around the world, led by Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me 2, which crossed the $800 million mark at the global box office this past weekend.
The annual Jon Peddie Research SIGGRAPH Press Luncheon examined the benefits and challenges of a rapidly changing Media & Entertainment landscape.
Industrial Light & Magic’s new Chief Creative Officer to highlight Italy’s largest computer graphics conference.
Culver City/Vancouver-based visual effects house Zoic Studios helps create a new social film, “The Power Inside,” for Intel and Toshiba via agency Pereira & O’Dell, San Francisco.
The serial nature of TV and its inherent short deadlines allow VFX facilities and effects artists to find a satisfying and stable niche.
Fracture FX, the production-proven demolition solution for Autodesk Maya, provides procedural, event-driven architecture at an introductory price of US $399.
LipSync Post announces the addition of VFX Supervisor George Zwier and VFX Producer Paul Driver to the company's visual effects department.
Nvizible provides 350 visual effects shots for Kick Ass 2, including CG set extensions, CG buildings and panoramic environments.
Digital Domain promotes Terry Clotiaux to president of feature films; Rich Flier is promoted to president of advertising and games.
The Visual Effects Society unveils its 12th Annual VES Awards RULES & PROCEDURES, along with notable awards-related dates for the 2013 submission year.
Spin VFX completes visual effects for season 3 of HBO’s Game of Thrones, providing over 200 shots including Mance Rayder’s Camp, the Direwolves compositing sequences in the Northern Forest, CG crows, the 3D Unsullied Army, the Twins matte painting, and The Wall 3D environment.
LOOK Effects hires financial management consultant David Embley as the company’s new Director of Finance.
Visual effects company Eden FX creates 26 minutes of original content currently on display at the newly opened Space Shuttle Atlantis attraction at Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex in Cape Canaveral, Florida.