SIGGRAPH Quick Bytes: Final Day

Balance It’s odd to think of a product that won a Technical Achievement Award in 2002 from the Academy as ‘new,’ but ScienceD claims that its match-moving software ... Continue Reading →

SIGGRAPH Quick Bytes: Day Three

Visualization in the Pipeline I started my day by moderating a panel on pitchvis, previs, postvis, and it was great. Rick Sayre from Pixar, Rob Bredow from Sony Pictures Imageworks, ... Continue Reading →

Phineas and Ferb Creators Talk Season 3

Disney XD’s Phineas and Ferb is a show on a roll ‘ and nothing demonstrates that quite so well as the reception the show received at the recent Comic-Con International in ... Continue Reading →

Quick Bytes from SIGGRAPH: Day Two

SCAD Welcomes Scott Ross The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) announced a new and powerful executive advisor to School of Film, Digital Media and Performing Arts: Scott Ross, ... Continue Reading →

Official Ottawa Picks Include Coraline, Gromit and U2′s Crazy

Coraline, Mary and Max and $9.99 are among the official selections for feature films that will play Oct. 14-18 at the Ottawa International Animation Festival. The festival, which chose ... Continue Reading →

Mip Jr. Adds Award for Children’s Toons

Mip Junior is adding a new juried competition for children’s animated programs. Deadline for entries is Sept. 2. A panel of 18 children from the International School of Nice will ... Continue Reading →

Three NFB Shorts Set for Toronto Fest

Three short films from the National Film Board of Canada are set to screen at the 34th Toronto International Film Festival next month. The films ‘ set to screen in the Short ... Continue Reading →

SUPINFOCOM Finds Super Success at SIGGRAPH

Each year, SIGGRAPH highlights some of the best animated films created with computer graphics at its annual festival, and each year, the students from one school are always among the ... Continue Reading →

Gnomon Goes Behind the Scenes on Up

The Gnomon School of Visual Effects will host a special look behind the scenes on the most recent Pixar animated feature with a special event titled ‘The Making of Up,’ ... Continue Reading →

French Roast Wins SIGGRAPH’s Best in Show

French Roast, Fabrice O. Joubert’s witty animated short about a Parisian caf’ patron who can’t pay his bill has won SIGGRAPH 2009′s Best in Show Award. The CG-animated ... Continue Reading →