URSA - New Price April 2015
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    Do you know which New York facility leads in virtual reality production?

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    Check out what we found at NAB 2015...

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    Can a sequel be as dangerous for a union's and producer's health as this one was?

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    Joe Herman takes a look at Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve 11

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    Lightworks - the potent NLE now goes Mac. Read Joe Herman's review

Posts / Awards
Cut + Run Editor Sam Ostrove Wins Best in Show at AICE Awards

Cut + Run Editor Sam Ostrove Wins Best in Show at AICE Awards

05/15
2015

At last evening’s 2015 AICE Awards in Los Angeles, Sam Ostrove of Cut + Run won a Best in Show award for his “moody and evocative” four-minute film for Volvo from the Swedish ad agency Forsman & Bodenfors…

Posts / New Hires
Rick McKinney Appointed VP, Secondary Postproduction at Deluxe Ad Services

Rick McKinney Appointed VP, Secondary Postproduction at Deluxe Ad Services

05/14
2015

Since practically the beginning of the film era - 1915 - Deluxe had been one of the top film labs. Now, its Deluxe AdServices is on a roll, building out a worldwide infrastructure to supply ads to TV stations and digital outlets. Rick McKinney, who once supervised film postproduction at NYU, comes on to streamline the unit's production process...

Posts / Media Biz
What’s a Good Way to End </br>NAB 2015?

What’s a Good Way to End
NAB 2015?

05/3
2015

This was my 25th NAB. It's pretty hard to not come back without a tired, 'been there - done that' feeling after all of the hawking of gear and more that goes on at the shows. Something I came across in the final few hours of my time in Las Vegas helped me put a smile on my face again...

Posts / Awards
Rock Paper Scissors’ Editors Lead AICE Awards Finalists

Rock Paper Scissors’ Editors Lead AICE Awards Finalists

04/30
2015

AICE members are responsible for editing the great majority of all network television commercials shown in the U.S. and Canada. But once a year they gather to have a big celebration; that’s where their peers acknowledge top editors’ best work. Now, the nominations for those May 14th awards are in. And even though the not-for-profit […]

Tech / Posts
Should Digital Rebellion’s Kollaborate Become Your Cloud Platform for Post?

Should Digital Rebellion’s Kollaborate Become Your Cloud Platform for Post?

04/28
2015

Digital Rebellion's Kollaborate is a new generation of cloud-based collaborative production. You can get started with an inexpensive, basic package, which is ideal for starting your own cloud-based editing setup...

Posts / Company News
Technicolor and Deluxe Team Up for Digital Cinema Distribution

Technicolor and Deluxe Team Up for Digital Cinema Distribution

04/27
2015

Former competitors Deluxe and Technicolor have entered into a binding agreement to create Deluxe Technicolor Digital Cinema, which will specialize in theatrical digital cinema mastering, distribution and key management services…

Posts / Company News
Diaferia Launches Commercial Production House Tinygiant

Diaferia Launches Commercial Production House Tinygiant

04/27
2015

Executive producer Veronica Diaferia moves fast. After a stint as EP at commercial production houses including Hungry Man and Moxie Pictures, she has launched the commercials production house Tinygiant...

Posts / New Hires
Cattano Tapped to Head Framestore New York’s Virtual Reality Studio

Cattano Tapped to Head Framestore New York’s Virtual Reality Studio

04/23
2015

Framestore promotes Christine Cattano to be executive producer of its Virtual Reality Studio in its New York office. Did you even know that Framestore had a VR plan, a very aggressive one at that?

Posts / Media Biz
NAB Diary – Day Three

NAB Diary – Day Three

04/20
2015

Here's our look at Wednesday, Day Three of NAB 2015. We'll be following this up with surprise look at the true heart of NAB's rationale...

Posts / Media Biz
NAB Diary – Day Two

NAB Diary – Day Two

04/15
2015

Here's Day Two of our photo diary of NAB 2015. We ranged the vast halls constantly, moving from panel discussions to VR wearing attendees, hip hop moves and more...