Manic Gets Help with Laundry

New York-based motion-graphics, vfx and animation studio Manic has joined forces with Hollywood-based graphic design and animation shop Laundry to create a new specialized design and ... Continue Reading →

NVIDIA Debuts GeForce 8800 Ultra

NVIDIA Corp. today introduced the NVIDIA GeForce 8800 Ultra, which it says is the world’s fastest graphics processing unit (GPU). According to the company, the product performs ... Continue Reading →

Picture Mill Throws CG into Drive

Vfx house Picture Mill pulled out all the stops to create an almost entirely CG opening credit sequence for FOX’s new primetime action-drama series, Drive. After airing a couple ... Continue Reading →

MobiTV Teams up with Intel

MobiTV, Inc., a global leader in mobile and broadband television and music services, is entering into what it calls a ‘cooperation agreement’ with Intel Corporation. The ... Continue Reading →

Adobe Stuff For Free. For Now

On the heels of the announcement of the latest iterations of its newest suite of cool tools, Adobe is saying that users can get some free public previews online. Adobe Premiere Pro ... Continue Reading →

Good News/Bad News/Expensive News for HD Disc Fans

While format wars of the past have been good in the long run for innovation, they’ve been hell on consumer wallets. The latest example? Because of format wars in the bright new ... Continue Reading →

Toon Boom Debuts Storyboard Pro

Toon Boom Animation Inc. has released Toon Boom Storyboard Pro, a digital storyboarding software solution for films, gaming, advertising and animation projects. The entirely paperless ... Continue Reading →

Vicon Debuts F-Series Cams

Academy Award-winning motion-capture system developer Vicon today announced the debut of its new MX-F40 and MX-F20 cameras. Featuring the shuttered Vicon Vegas camera sensors designed ... Continue Reading →

Hulk Goes to Rhythm & Hues

Marvel Studios has tapped vfx house Rhythm & Hues Studios to create the CG-animated star of its upcoming feature film The Incredible Hulk, according to The Hollywood Reporter. ... Continue Reading →

Point.36 Acquires Eden FX

Hollywood-based visual effects studio Eden FX has been bought by Point.360, a provider of integrated media management services. Eden has contributed to such feature films as Superman ... Continue Reading →