The SIGGRAPH conference attracts the most respected technical and creative people from all over planet Earth.
Category: Visual Effects
Join us at the FMX 2014 Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia April 23-26, 2013, Stuttgart, Germany.
The PGA announces that Peter Jackson, Joe Letteri and Weta Digital will receive the Producers Guild’s 2014 Vanguard Award to be presented January 19 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
The implosion of Rhythm & Hues continues with reports of massive layoffs at the visual effects company’s Mumbai and Hyderabad facilities.
Gala event spotlights leaders and innovators in post production; winners include Technicolor, Encore and Company 3.
Linkin Park and visual effects and design company Ghost Town Media employ Dell Precision workstations and NVIDIA Quadro GPUs to create a 3D world for Linkin Park’s collaboration with electro house DJ Steve Aoki, “A Light That Never Comes.”
Jon Robertson joins visual effects house Mokko Studio as head of business development for Los Angeles.
Digital Domain was a producing partner on the adaptation of Orson Scott Card's sci-fi classic, which provided more creative freedom.
Visual effects post production studio ArsenalFX produces visual effects featured within three celebrity-directed short films, presented as part of the 2013 Canon/Ron Howard “Project Imagination” Film Festival.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences explores cinema’s roots in stage magic and sleight of hand during “Like Magic,” to be hosted by sleight-of-hand artist Ricky Jay, special effects supervisor Shane Mahan, and stage and screen illusion designer Michael Weber on Wednesday, November 20, at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.
With PipelineFX's innovative Education Burst License program for Qube!, New York’s School of Visual Arts students can easily tackle project deadlines.
LOOK Effects produces visual effects for Wes Anderson’s ‘Grand Budapest Hotel,’ set to open the Berlin Film Festival on February 6, 2014.
Framestore welcomes Annette Wullems to the VFX team as Senior Producer on Jupiter Ascending, the Andy and Lana Wachowski film.
LightWave 3D Group announces the final release of LightWave 11.6 software for 3D modeling, animation, and rendering and of the NevronMotion plug-in for LightWave 11.
Presenters are announced for the award ceremony at the World Animation & VFX Summit Opening Night Party on November 3, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. at the California Yacht Club in Marina del Rey, CA.
Digital Domain 3.0 announces the promotion of VFX Supervisor Eric Barba to Chief Creative Officer/Senior Visual Effects Supervisor.
MassMarket and Ogilvy partner with Prettybird director Paul Hunter and Time Warner to launch the new television network Revolt.
Manhattan Edit Workshop announces the return of From the Cutting Room, November 21, which will feature the visual effects duo Rob Legato and Mark Russell.
Ntropic founder & creative director Nate Robinson receives a Special Recognition award in the Artistic and Technical Achievement category at the 2013 Flame Awards.
VFX Producer Sophie Orde joins Framestore’s film department, where she has been hired to run the production for Universal’s ‘Dracula Untold.’
Framestore's Oliver Bersey helps director Matt Lossoso to tour through Doctor Who history in the trailer for the 50th anniversary special airing November 23.