VFX Legion

VFX Legion Signs CG Supervisor Blake Anderson to New Facility

CG Supervisor Blake Anderson joins VFX Legion’s new British Columbia studio with skills and experience managing and collaborating with large remote teams on feature films and TV. read more
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In Depth

Mavericks VFX Tells ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ with…

Mavericks VFX created vivid scenes of destruction in Washington DC and a burning house for ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’,…
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Production

DIT Ryan McGregor Builds On-set Workflow and…

DIT Ryan McGregor has worked on a number of top rated TV series and blockbuster films over the past several years,…
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Cameras

ARRI Zooms Bring Signature Look to Large-Format…

ARRI has designed four new Signature Zoom lenses to use with large-format or Super 35 cameras to match the Signature…
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Disrupt

AWS Elemental MediaTailor Monetises ZEE5 Live…

The entertainment app ZEE5, developed in India, streams content around the world to more than 76 million users per…
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Cameras

Canon’s 4K HDR EOS C70 Brings RF Series Lenses…

The new Canon EOS C70 video camera has the image quality of Canon’s Cinema EOS System range built into a portable,…
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Digital Media World Awards Entries now Open

The Digital Media Awards are open to software and hardware vendors and service providers who serve the content…
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Disrupt

LTN Global Brings Interactivity to 2020…

At the Democratic National Convention (DNC), held as a virtual event in August in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, participants…
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Editing

EDIUS X Gets Up to Date with Background…

Hold the subject at the frame centre with motion tracking. Grass Valley’s version 10 of its NLE, EDIUS X, is now…
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Disrupt

Nine Network Builds Bridge Technologies…

Australian free-to-air digital TV service provider Nine Network is currently relocating to North Sydney in a move that…
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H-Ware

Bluefish444 Adds KRONOS K8 I/O Support for…

Adobe Creative Cloud applications now support the Bluefish444 KRONOS K8 multi-channel 4K/UHD SDI card via the most…
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Disrupt

Edgeware’s Streaming TV Survey Reveals a Gap in…

An online survey conducted by Edgeware with streaming media expert Dan Rayburn has revealed the limited visibility…
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Broadcast

Aveco Automates News Story Design for Avid…

Production automation specalist Aveco has developed a Story Designer App for Avid’s MediaCentral | Cloud UX media…
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Production

Animal Logic Entertainment Launch Australian…

Entries are still open until 15 November. Enter your script to win professional feedback and guidance, plus a cash…
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Broadcast

CoNZealand 2020 and RTS VLink Connect Virtual…

As the world went into lockdown in March, the CoNZealand World Science Fiction Convention looked for alternatives to…
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H-Ware

MSI Develops Professional Series Laptops with…

MSI will soon release three new series of high-performance laptops designed for business and enterprise applications.…
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Storage

SymplyWORKSPACE Production Storage Integrates…

Symply has upgraded the SymplyWORKSPACE shared SAN storage system by embedding the axle ai 2020 media asset management…
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Disrupt

Anevia Extends PostTV Streaming and Cloud DVR…

POST Luxembourg is the main supplier of telecom services in Luxembourg. Over the past five years, the company has also…
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Disrupt

AWS CDI Cloud Connectivity Supports Live Video…

AWS CDI Cloud Connectivity Supports Live Video Transport and Applications AWS Cloud Digital Interface (AWS CDI) is a…
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VFX

Foundry Shines a Light on Katana 4.0 for…

Katana lighting and look development software has been in development at Foundry for about 10 years. The Foundry team…
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Editing

LWKS Acquires Lightworks NLE and QScan AQC for…

Two products from EditShare - Lightworks NLE and the QScan AQC system – have been acquired by a new media software…
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Storage

Studio FAMU Centralises and Manages Film School…

Studio FAMU is the official production and R&D facility for FAMU (Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts)…

Sohonet ClearView Pivot Lite Takes Home True 4K Remote Reviews

Production
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Sohonet has extended its ClearView Pivot media review system and launched ClearView Pivot Lite as a home-alternative for real-time remote editing,…

ReDefine Montreal Appoints Corey Smith as Creative Supervisor

Animation
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'Meet the Robinsons' ReDefine animation and visual effects services company has appointed Corey Smith as North American Creative Supervisor. Corey…

Filmmakers Capture ‘Last Call’ in a Dramatic Double Take, Graded on DaVinci

Production
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New movie ‘Last Call’ was shot in two simultaneous 80-minute takes by cinematographer Seth Wessel-Estes, who also worked as the film’s colourist.…

Corona Renderer 6 for 3ds Max Adds Procedural Sky, New Photoreal Materials

VFX
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The Corona Renderer 6 update for 3ds Max from Chaos Czech was developed for greater realism, faster rendering and simpler workflows with better…

AVIWEST Delivers AFP’s Live Video of Chengdu US Consulate Closure

Broadcast
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News agency Agence France-Presse (AFP) delivered exclusive, live video coverage of the recent closure of the US Consulate in Chengdu, China. China…

Pebble Beach Strikes New Territory for IP Playout on Oceans Orchestration

Disrupt
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Pebble Beach Systems’ next move in media orchestration is a new service-oriented platform, Oceans. Built for all clouds and also suited to working…

Euro Media Group Customises Standardised IP Platform for Live Sports

Broadcast
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Media facilities and services provider Euro Media Group S.A (EMG) has implemented IP systems across its organisation by developing its own software…

Cinema 4D Tunes Up Character Animation Tools, Integrates Magic Bullet

Animation
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Maxon updated Cinema 4D’s animation and UV workflows, extended character animation tools and integrated Magic Bullet Looks; explorable Scene Nodes…

Telstra’s Global Media Presence Grows through New PoPs and Partnerships

Disrupt
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Telstra Global Media Network (GMN) is expanding its reach into China and India, adding to the company’s ongoing activities in both countries, which…

Sony Gears Up for New Digital Cinema and Remote Workflows

Cameras
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Sony has launched a new Cinema Line of camera gear for filmmakers that combines Sony’s expertise in digital cinema camera manufacture with their…

Dalet AmberFin Video SaaS Optimises Transcoding on Elastic Architecture

Broadcast
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Dalet AmberFin Cloud Transcoder is a new SaaS-based media processing service with all functions of the on-premises version of Dalet AmberFin…

AWS Elemental Live Enhances Live Channel Density at Sky Racing

Disrupt
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Sky Racing is a specialist in multi-venue, multi-channel thoroughbred horse race broadcasting and telecasts more than 120,000 races a year to…

ITV Delivers Content Remotely via Telestream Vantage Workflows

Broadcast
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As the operator of the largest commercial television network in the UK, production and distribution company ITV reaches about 40 million viewers…

Frame.io 3.7 Supports High-Speed File Sharing and Accurate Reviews

Post
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Frame.io Final Cut Pro X Workflow Extension with new proxy media tools Frame.io has been released in version 3.7 with updates that support fast,…

Primestream Joins SRT Alliance for Low-Latency Internet Video Streaming

Disrupt
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The SRT Alliance, founded by Haivision in April 2017, is focused on overcoming the challenges of low-latency live streaming by supporting the…

Chulalongkorn Uni Students Keep Up with Courses with Blackmagic Workflow

Production
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Chulalongkorn University is a public and autonomous research university in Bangkok, Thailand. It is also the country’s largest university, and one of…

Gravity Media Deploys AJA openGear ROI-HDMI Cards for Live AFL Review

Broadcast
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The Australian Football League (AFL) has recently expanded operations with the launch of a new AFL Review Centre (ARC) dedicated to real-time match…

Apple Final Cut Pro X Supports Remote Teams, Faster Workflows

Editing
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Final Cut Pro X has been updated to support remote workflows and speed up editing. Improvements in creating and managing proxy media keep editors…

Evertz DreamCatcher Captures Digital Kitchen Experiences at Discovery

Disrupt
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Food Network Kitchen is a direct-to-consumer streaming service for subscribers operated by Discovery Inc. that distributes live and on-demand cooking…

Corona Renderer 6 for Cinema 4D Adds Realistic Sky Model and Scattering

VFX
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Corona Renderer 6 for Cinema 4D Adds Realistic Sky Model and Scattering Chaos Czech Corona Renderer 6 for Cinema 4D is a new update for Cinema 4D…

Quantum Supports Broadcast and Online Gaelic Sport at Nemeton TV

Storage
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Nemeton TV is a media production company that specialises in premium sports content from Ireland and Scotland for TV and the web. For more than 25…