Digistor digital media supplier in Sydney is running a new series of courses
for film and video post production and broadcast, non-linear editing and finishing.
ILM, Method Studios, Blur Studios and Digital Domain will be among the
presenters, and be a part of the Real-Time Live event showing rendering
developmentsfor independent filmmaking.
Baselight ONE with Baselight for Avid create an efficient workflow for
ITV’s ‘Coronation Street’. Colourist Stephen Edwards completes re-edits
in Bselight and brings new life to a familiar show.
Red Giant Shooter Suite 12.5 has new versions of PluralEyes 3.5 and
Instant 4K, and includes Denoiser II video noise reduction, with the
updated BulletProof 1.2, Frames and LUT Buddy.
Avid Media Composer | Software is now updated to version 8.1 with
new tools and improvements to the timeline to speed up editing and
working with variations and audio.
Airbag Productions uses Frankie for complete video reviews. internally
and with local and remote clients, finding its approach and PDF summary
suits their commercial work.
The Finalists in each category will be announced over the coming weeks. All finalist
entries will be featured in the AEAF Awards Screening on 27 August where the
winners Gold - Silver - Bronze in each category will be announced.
Video for Berklee College of Music's online extension school, offering
degrees online, is produced entirely in-house and managed, reviewed
and repurposed with an axle Video system.
Shooting action thriller ‘Checkmate’ on two Blackmagic Production
Camera 4Ks was an affordable way to shoot 4K and save time on setups,
letting the director focus on performances.
Clinton Harn shares his 20 years of experience in filmmaking and thoughts
about his future in digital cinematography. He is now at work as DP on an
upcoming feature film.
The new compact Sony PXW-X70 has a 1” type Exmor R CMOS 20MP
sensor and Wi-Fi control via smartphone or tablet. Users can choose
between XAVC, AVCHD and DV file-based recording.
Silhouette rotoscoping, paint and tracking software is now updated to v5.2,
adding a Crop Node for working on hi-res images, support for EXR 2.0
multi-part files and Tweak RV integration.
Sohonet connectivity and Infrastructure-as-a-Service for media and
entertainment has appointed Chuck Parker to Executive Chairman to
work on cloud expansion and new services.
NanoTech Entertainment is set to add more concerts, movies and sports
videos to their UltraFlix all-4K Ultra HD IPTV/OTT network, and prepares
to launch on further 4K UHD devices and TVs.
Euro Media installed Grass Valley LDX Series cameras on motorbikes
at the 2014 Tour de France, using the cameras’ custom wireless integration
to capture shots that bring the action up close.
This year AEAF Awards received more Short Film entries than we have
ever seen, including entries from Autour de Minuit in France, LAIKA/House
in the USA and Rushes in the UK.
Colourist Juan Ignacio Cabrera graded, conformed, finished and output
deliverables for the Sony Crackle TV series for Internet on a Mistika
4K system from SGO.
Blackmagic Design’s Camera updates add ProRes 422 video formats with
smaller file sizes and longer recording times, and heads up settings displays
for exposure and audio.
Animation studio Je Suis Bien Content and Toon Boom customized a
Harmony pipeline for an animated feature film bringing comics artist
Jacques Tardi’s characters to animation.
MPC's Data Calc Pro for iPhone is a dedicated app to accurately
calculate the amount of storage required for each stage of a film
project, from pre-production to shoot, post and delivery.