Wacom Adds Two Pen Tablets

Wacom Technology Corp. today announced the introduction of the Cintiq 12WX and Cintiq 20WSX, two new choices for direct pen-on-screen input for artists and animators. The Cintiq 12WX ... Continue Reading →

VFX Wizard Talks Tin Man

Anthem Visual Effects single-handedly completed 1,500 effects shots for RHI Ent.’s ambitious miniseries Tin Man, a re-imagining of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of ... Continue Reading →

Rainmaker Sells VFX Shops

Rainmaker Income Fund has agreed to sell its visual effects divisions to Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc. Deluxe will take control of the Vancouver-based Rainmaker Visual Effects ... Continue Reading →

Prime Focus Gets Frantic, Post Logic

Global post-production company Prime Focus Group has acquired Frantic Films VFX and Post Logic Studios, its first North American holdings. Post Logic is based in Los Angeles and New ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Debuts Animation Tool for Kids

As more kids become interested in the process of animation, Emmy award-winning Toon Boom Animation Inc. has released a new, intuitive software application to help them get started. ... Continue Reading →

Rhinofx Expands into Features

Rhinofx in New York is making the move to feature film work and has opened an office in Stamford, Conn. in order to offer clients the benefit of 30% tax incentives offered by the state, ... Continue Reading →

Guerilla FX Launches Interactive Division

Independent production, design, effects and post finishing company Guerilla FX has created a new digital division devoted exclusively to the creation of interactive content. With the ... Continue Reading →

Universal Sounds Off for Animation, Games

Universal Studios Sound has announced that it is expanding its services in animation and gaming with the hire of supervising sound editor Michael Geisler, whose credits include Cartoon ... Continue Reading →

Rainmaker Animation Adopts Qube!

As it works to complete its first feature film for theatrical distribution, Vancouver-based Rainmaker Animation has integrated PipelineFX’s Qube! render farm management software ... Continue Reading →

Tatopoulos Helms Underworld Prequel

There’ll be more CG werewolves on the prowl When Sony Screen Gems and Lakeshore Ent. begin production on Underworld 3: The Rise of the Lycans, a prequel to the two successful ... Continue Reading →