Henson Gets Emmy Engineering Honor

The Jim Henson Co. will be honored at the Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced. The honor is in recognition of the Henson Digital ... Continue Reading →

Pioneers ask SIGGRAPH Attendees to Make It Right

With SIGGRAPH set for next week in New Orleans, a group of computer graphics professionals is asking members of the creative community to donate to the Make It Right Foundation, which ... Continue Reading →

StudioGPU Spotlights MachStudio Pro at SIGGRAPH

StudioGPU will be demonstrating the most recent features on its MachStudio Pro 3-D workflow software at AMD Booth #2417 at this year’s SIGGRAPH. The technology in MachStudio Pro ... Continue Reading →

LightWork Design Previews New, Old at SIGGRAPH

LightWork Design will be previewing an easier-to-use product aimed at small to medium sized customers at this year’s SIGGRAPH conference in New Orleans. The company, based in ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Mr. Fox To Open London Festival

Wes Anderson’s stop-motion animated feature Fantastic Mr. Fox will open The Times BFI London Film Festival in October. The screening will be the world premiere of the movie, which ... Continue Reading →

Miyazaki Appearance Highlight of Disney Panel

Hayao Miyazaki made his Comic-Con debut Friday, charming the massive crowd that had packed into Hall H for a rare chance to see the acclaimed Japanese animator in person in America. ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Report: An Inspiring Tribute to Walt Stanchfield

Animation fans attending Comic-Con on Thursday afternoon had the heart-breaking task of choosing between a Bill Plympton event (in-person appearance with a screening of his latest short ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Day 2: Astro, Walt and Movie Heaven

On the first full day of Comic-Con, it was geek heaven. The day began with a panel on Imagi’s upcoming Astro Boy feature film. The footage, much of which we’d seen a few ... Continue Reading →

Day 0: Comic-Con is Hot, Crowded and Crazy

So Preview Night (and day) has come and gone, with all the crazy goodness and cramped crowds that come along with being a part of the iconic comic book and pop culture event known as ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con Gets Under Way

If you love animation, comics, toys, movies and the coolest TV shows, odds are you’re in San Diego, on your way to San Diego or wishing you were in San Diego. Fear not, however, ... Continue Reading →