qubo Partners with KaBOOM! for Playgrounds

qubo, the multiplatform children’s programming outlet from Scholastic, ION Media Networks, NBC Universal, Corus Ent. and Classic Media, has teamed with national nonprofit organization ... Continue Reading →

Oktapodi Takes Top Prize at SIGGRAPH

Two octopi escape from the grasps of a stubborn and determined restaurant cook in Oktapodi, a student film from France’s Gobelins, l”cole de l’image that won Best ... Continue Reading →

Adobe Design Winners Announced

Adobe Systems Inc. today announced the winners of its eighth annual Adobe Design Achievement Awards, a competition that honors the most talented and promising student graphic designers, ... Continue Reading →

Stan Winston’s Legacy Celebrated at SIGGRAPH

Hundreds of fans of the late special effects legend Stan Winston filled the house at the Nokia Theater in downtown Los Angeles to pay tribute to his life and achievements last night. ... Continue Reading →

NewTeeVee Welcomes Animation

NewTeeVee, a website dedicated to chronicling explosion of online video, is opening its monthly Pier Screening in Los Angeles to animation, puppetry, machinima and other forms of entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Two Toei Toons to Screen at Locarno

Toei Animation Co. Ltd’s hit anime series GeGeGe no Kitaro and Hakaba Kitaro have been selected to screen at this year’s Locarno Int’l Film Festival as part of the ... Continue Reading →

Katzenberg Goes to IBC in 3-D

This year’s IBC exhibition and conference in Amsterdam will feature a live interview with DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg. Promoted as the first-ever transatlantic ... Continue Reading →

Spore Animation Explored at SIGGRAPH

Gamers around the world have been downloading the Creature Creator and building their own animated characters for the upcoming video game Spore, the latest innovation form SimCity creator ... Continue Reading →

VES to Fete Kennedy, Marshall

After honoring such household names as James Cameron, George Lucas and Steven Spielberg in past years, the Visual Effects Society (VES) will bestow its 2009 lifetime achievement award ... Continue Reading →

Autodesk to Host Virtual SIGGRAPH

For those not able to attend this year’s big computer graphics confab, Autodesk is offering Virtual SIGGRAPH on its online community site, the Area, at http://area.autodesk.com/siggraph. ... Continue Reading →