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Sony F55 4K Camera Delivers Cut-outs and Zooms for FOX Sports during 2013 World Series

Sony F55 4K Camera Delivers Cut-outs and Zooms for FOX Sports during 2013 World Series

By PVC News Staff | October 25, 2013

FOX Sports is using Sony’s F55 professional 4K camera to give television viewers a better look at close plays during the 2013 World Series. For each game, one manned F55 camera is positioned high over first base to cover all three bases and home plate.The camera signals are sent over... Read More

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Dell Delivers Ultra-Thin and Light True Mobile Workstation

Dell Delivers Ultra-Thin and Light True Mobile Workstation

By PVC News Staff | October 22, 2013

Blending Beautiful Design with Uncompromising Performance

Dell today launched the thinnest and lightest 15-inch true mobile workstation, the Dell Precision M3800, to its family of the world’s most powerful mobile workstations. Merging beautiful design in an ultra-thin form factor with workstation-class performance, Dell has delivered an... Read More

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Autodesk Smoke Essentials E-Book Hits Amazon

Autodesk Smoke Essentials E-Book Hits Amazon

By PVC News Staff | October 15, 2013

Autodesk Smoke Essentials - a new e-book from industry-renowned writer, director and colorist Alexis Van Hurkman and Wiley Publishing - is now available for purchase on Amazon and Wiley. The e-book gives artists and editors a practical new resource for learning the fundamentals of Autodesk... Read More

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Single Day Tickets Now Available: Southeast Creative Summit

Single Day Tickets Now Available: Southeast Creative Summit

By PVC News Staff | October 14, 2013

An update on the Southeast Creative Summit coming October 25th to in Atlanta is below...

 

We've opened up a limited number of single day tickets to the Southeast Creative Summit for either Friday Oct. 25 or Sat. Oct. 26th.  Only $149/each.

The... Read More

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MARI for Mac Available Starting Today

MARI for Mac Available Starting Today

By PVC News Staff | October 07, 2013

Film-standard 3D Digital Painting tool comes to OS X

Leading software developer, The Foundry is pleased to announce the release of 3D Digital Painting application, MARI for the Mac. MARI allows artists to paint directly onto 3D models using incredibly super high-resolution textures and millions of polygons. Mac users can download a... Read More

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SCRATCH the Surface of an Effective Production Workflow

SCRATCH the Surface of an Effective Production Workflow

By Jeremiah Karpowicz | October 07, 2013

Assimilate showcases how to use the Surface Pro to successfully collaborate with anyone, anywhere

The invite to the October 1st and October 3rd SCRATCH User Group events in New York and Los Angeles, respectively, claim you can come to see how “SCRATCH v8 blows away the limitations of location and proximity.” After watching the presentation that took place at Canon USA... Read More

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Sony Introduces Portable Storage Drives for Professional Use

Sony Introduces Portable Storage Drives for Professional Use

By PVC News Staff | October 04, 2013

Sony’s new portable storage solutions are designed for professionals who need high-speed, highly reliable data storage, for back-up and transfer of content in the field. This new line includes a 256GB solid state drive (PSZ-SA25) and two hard disk models with capacities of 500GB... Read More

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Shutterstock Keeps Up With the Beat for the Sly & The Family Stone’s Everyday People Box Set Launch

Shutterstock Keeps Up With the Beat for the Sly & The Family Stone’s Everyday People Box Set Launch

By PVC News Staff | October 03, 2013

In their heyday Sly & the Family Stone were known for a hard driving beat that got “everyday people” up and moving. To announce the release of a new box set of their best-known music, Legacy Records (Sony Music) partnered with Shutterstock to create a high-octane modern video... Read More

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Picturepark’s David Diamond Selected for Createasphere’s DAMMY-of-the-Year Award

By DAM News Staff (Via DAM - Digital Asset Management) | October 03, 2013

Writer, educator and business leader recognized for his role in advancing DAM education

Createasphere, founders of the annual DAMMYs, the first awards specifically recognizing excellence and innovation in digital and media asset management technology, today announces that David Diamond, director of global marketing at Picturepark and author of DAM Survival Guide, is the winner of... Read More

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MIKUPA♪ Virtual Idol Excites Fans in Real Live Concert

MIKUPA♪ Virtual Idol Excites Fans in Real Live Concert

By PVC News Staff | October 01, 2013

©SEGA/©Crypton Future Media, INC. www.piapro.net Graphics by SEGA/MARZA ANIMATION PLANET INC. Organized by MAGES.

 

Hatsune Miku is the name of a vocaloid software and its character, which has been created by Crypton Future Media. Vocaloid software allows the... Read More

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GoPro Announces the Hero3+ Black, Silver & White Edition Cameras

By Jeff Foster | September 30, 2013

Smaller, longer battery life and more advanced features

GoPro announces the latest version of their popular POV cam with the release of the Hero3+ Black, Silver & White Edition cameras. All smaller and lighter* and better performance and battery life.

With added new features such as SuperView™ wide angle, Auto Low Light mode and 4x faster built-in Wi-Fi combined with a smaller profile and longer battery life, the GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition appears to secure its position as the leader in the POV cam marketplace.

But don't think this new form factor* won't throw a wrench into the 3rd-party accessory marketplace!

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Speaker Line-Up Announced for Post Production Master Class

Speaker Line-Up Announced for Post Production Master Class

By Kurt Gardner | September 25, 2013

Companies represented include Technicolor-PostWorks, Deluxe and Goldcrest Post Productions

Createasphere, the leading community builder uniting business leaders, content creators, emerging technology providers and thought leaders working in entertainment and media, is pleased to announce the participating speakers for its Post Production Master Class (PPMC), taking place October 7,... Read More

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MAXON Announces Presence at After Effects World Conference, September 27 – 29, Seattle

MAXON Announces Presence at After Effects World Conference, September 27 – 29, Seattle

By PVC News Staff | September 25, 2013

Focused Conference Content To Examine New Live 3D Pipeline Between CINEMA 4D and After Effects

 MAXON, leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, is excited to announce its participation at the Adobe® After Effects® World Conference taking place September 27-29, in Seattle. Organized for the first time, the conference features... Read More

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Mitch Gross Joins Convergent Design as Director of Communications

Mitch Gross Joins Convergent Design as Director of Communications

By PVC News Staff | September 24, 2013

Convergent Design announced today that industry veteran Mitch Gross has joined the company as Director of Communications. Formerly Applications Specialist and product manager/instructor/expo creator for AbelCine, Mitch brings a wide range of industry knowledge as well as first-hand experience... Read More

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FilmConvert for Adobe Plugins adds Color Corrector, Hardware Acceleration

FilmConvert for Adobe Plugins adds Color Corrector, Hardware Acceleration

By PVC News Staff | September 23, 2013

Today FilmConvert releases a major update to it's Film Emulation plugins for Adobe After Effects and Premiere. Included in the release is an upgrade of the rendering engine, which can now utilize hardware acceleration on the video card GPU. This is a major speed improvement and allows... Read More

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ftrack AB Launches ftrack 2.0

ftrack AB Launches ftrack 2.0

By PVC News Staff | September 23, 2013

Production tracking and asset management platform for the creative industries

ftrack AB, a leading developer of production tracking and asset management tools has announced the release of ftrack 2.0. The latest version of its out-­‐of-­‐the-­‐box platform brings numerous updates including an entirely updated user interface, new planning and... Read More

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The 17th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards

The 17th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards

By PVC News Staff | September 20, 2013

The International Cinematographers Guild proudly presents the 17th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at the Directors Guild of America Los Angeles, starting at 5:00 PM, followed by a cocktail reception.

Join us for an evening of short films, shot by... Read More

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Panasonic Announces Pricing, Delivery of AJ-PX5000G 2/3-Inch, 2.2M 3-MOS Shoulder-Mount

Panasonic Announces Pricing, Delivery of AJ-PX5000G 2/3-Inch, 2.2M 3-MOS Shoulder-Mount

By PVC News Staff | September 19, 2013

Key Features Include 720p and1080p/i Recording and Full-Resolution 10-Bit 1080/60p Recording

Panasonic today announced availability and pricing for the new AJ-PX5000G 2/3”, 2.2M 3-MOS shoulder-mount, the company’s first P2 HD camcorder with native AVC-ULTRA recording and built-in microP2 card slots. The PX5000G features 720p* and 1080p/i recording, and is also the first P2... Read More

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The Tiffen Company Launches Special Mail-in Rebate Program

The Tiffen Company Launches Special Mail-in Rebate Program

By PVC News Staff | September 19, 2013

For Customers Who Purchase Lowel GL-1 Power LED Light

The Tiffen Company announced today a special 100.00 USD mail-in rebate program for customers who purchase the Lowel GL-1 Power LED Light between September 1, 2013 and November 1, 2013. Designed in conjunction with world-renowned wedding and event photographers Brian Marcus and John Solano, the... Read More

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Stylish New Looks In Latest Animated Canvases Release

Stylish New Looks In Latest Animated Canvases Release

By PVC News Staff | September 16, 2013

Digital Juice Releases Animated Canvases™ Collection 26: Ground Support with Instant Download and Boxed DVD Product Options

Digital Juice® has announced the release of Animated Canvases™ Collection 26: Ground Support, available as either an Instant Download or boxed DVD product. Animated Canvases are subtle background animations that are designed to be the foundation for any video or motion... Read More

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