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M dot Strange creates award-winning, 3D CG animated movies on his own,
mainly using MAXON CINEMA 4D for most stages, from storyboards to character
animation, lighting and rendering.
Harmonic’s ProView 8000 integrated receiver-decoders, IRDs, optimize primary
distribution of video content over satellite or IP delivery networks, supporting
migration to IP infrastructure.
New Seagate 8-bay and 4-bay 1U rackmount Business Storage centralises
backup, data protection and remote access to data for small to mid-sized
companies in 4 to 32TB capacities.
An upcoming series of online courses at AFTRS in Sydney can help you learn
and develop the skills needed to work effectively with Houdini and Houdini
FX animation and VFX software.
Allegorithmic’s Substance Painter public beta, now available on Steam, accurately
replicates the look of age, decay and fractures virtually, through a particle-based
The Indie Faceware Mocap Package for independent and mobile game developers
and artists, has lite versions of Analyzer and Retargeter applications and a GoPro
Headcam capture kit.
Rodeo FX can now handle crowd replication using a customisable pipeline
developed in-house, combining motion capture with precisely controlled tools
built in Nuke and Softimage.
Following box office success for The Lego Movie, NSW has secured production
of ‘Gods of Egypt’, which begins shooting in Sydney in late March, using local
VFX teams to create sets & creatures.
The Diamond Bros. produced a documentary series for FILA sports shoes,
travelling between 10 cities with RED EPIC cameras and completing the edit
with EditShare Field 2 shared storage.
MTI Film uses Signiant Media Shuttle to automate the daily exchange of
episodic TV program content with production partners at dispersed locations,
transferring files as large as 350 GB.
EDGE Memory’s diskGO Sonic USB 3.0 flash drive is a portable SSD powered
by a SandForce SSD controller, with very high transfer speeds and holding
up to 240GB of data.
Reality Check Systems created custom interactive touchscreen applications
for beIN SPORTS’ international channels, delivering 400 customised graphics
and a cloud database for use on air.
Nathan Love recently worked on a frenetic and humorous new campaign
for Kellogg’s Krave cereal that combines fast-paced animation with melting,
Sony and the National Theatre London have produced a live 4K broadcast
of a theatrical production, shooting a performance of the stage show ‘War
Horse’ at the New London Theatre.
NBN Television news crews now use the Dejero LIVE+ Platform to transmit
live video from breaking news sources using available cellular networks and
Broadcast, production and post supplier Digistor runs custom industry
training courses that emphasise pipelines, workflows and collaboration
while expanding and refining artists’ skills
Golaem Crowd 3.1 for Maya enables users to visually follow the execution of
character behaviours in the Behaviour Editor, and is now compatible with
Arnold’s Maya mtoa 1.x.
DP Callan Green ACS uses two of ARRI’s Alura Zoom lenses to shoot music
videos, commercials and short films. They cover extreme close-ups, out to
Steadicam and tracking vehicle shots.
Animal Logic is launching three divisions, to include separate Animation
and Visual FX studios and Animal Logic Entertainment, a feature film
SMPTE members have earned Scientific and Technical Awards for developing
the ASC’s Colour Decision List - the ASC CDL, and the Zeno application
framework used at ILM.