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    Lenovo Unveils New ThinkPad Mobile Workstations

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    Read and watch Joe Herman's review of the Lenovo ThinkStation P900 workstation

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    As the New York Film Festival rolls around, it's a good time to read David Leitner's thoughtful take of the festival life...

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    Do you know which New York facility leads in virtual reality production?

Posts / Media Biz
NYC Film Commissioner Cynthia Lopez to Resign

NYC Film Commissioner Cynthia Lopez to Resign

08/21
2015

In an announcement made earlier today by New York City mayor Bill de Blasio’s office, Cynthia Lopez, the city’s film commissioner for less than 18 months, will resign. Lopez is to remain in office through October; Luis Castro, first deputy commissioner, will take over duties until a successor is named. News media had reported for a […]

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Lenovo’s Hot New ThinkPad Mobile Workstations

Lenovo’s Hot New ThinkPad Mobile Workstations

08/10
2015

At Siggraph 2015, Lenovo announced two new mobile workstations that offer serious production power on the go. The first machines to offer Intel's new Xeon E3-1500M v5 chipset, they handle up to a massive 64GB RAM...

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Procam New York Benefits Clients with New Team, Significant Gear Investment

Procam New York Benefits Clients with New Team, Significant Gear Investment

08/5
2015

The purchase and expansion plans of UK-based Procam are further securing claims for the New York market as a production hotspot. But Procam NY also fills a big hole for local rental operations as once prolific Manhattan-based houses either went out-of-business or moved out of the city altogether (major supplier Arri CSC, for example, decamped to Secaucus, NJ […]

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Blackmagic Design Releases Anticipated DaVinci Resolve 12 beta

Blackmagic Design Releases Anticipated DaVinci Resolve 12 beta

07/27
2015

Yep. We've written about it too. DaVinci Resolve 12 - announced at NAB 2015 - gets the attention today as the public beta of the app hits their servers...

Posts / Product Review
Alpha Lab Film Truck Attempts to Keep Film Viable

Alpha Lab Film Truck Attempts to Keep Film Viable

07/17
2015

Film is dead. Not a new thought, or particularly interesting at this point. Except it isn’t. Celluloid, although a ghost of its former self, is on a small, innovative comeback all because of an approach to processing on wheels...

Posts / Awards
Impact Partners and DOC NYC Offer Producer’s Fellowship

Impact Partners and DOC NYC Offer Producer’s Fellowship

07/14
2015

Impact Partners and DOC NYC announce that their producer's fellowship is now open for application. Five newbie producers get $2500 and, perhaps more importantly, 10 sessions with top producers and directors to learn about the business...

Posts / People
Editor William Goldenberg in Revealing Interview on Top Hollywood Directors

Editor William Goldenberg in Revealing Interview on Top Hollywood Directors

07/9
2015

You’ve probably heard of William Goldenberg ACE, the editor. Okay, maybe not. Like many of the best in the business, he’s not someone who throws around his Hollywood credentials. But you’ve seen or read coverage of the top directors whose films he’s edited – John Hughes (‘The Breakfast Club’), Michael Mann (‘Heat’), Ben Affleck (‘Argo’ […]

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What the Disabilities Act has to Offer a Media Town – 25 Years of the ADA

What the Disabilities Act has to Offer a Media Town – 25 Years of the ADA

07/8
2015

The Americans with Disabilities Act is celebrated in its 25th year at two day-long conferences in New York. "Lights! Camera! Access! 2.0" offers “Think Tanks” on July 13 (at NYU) and July 14 (at CUNY)...

Posts / Organization News
Here’s Your Chance to Hear The Academy Discuss ACES, the Color Tech Changing Filmmaking

Here’s Your Chance to Hear The Academy Discuss ACES, the Color Tech Changing Filmmaking

07/6
2015

On July 16th, the Post New York Alliance and Visual Effects Society NY, along with The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, present The ACES Pipeline Prime for Post and VFX. Learn how you can access this session with Alex Forsythe, the Academy's lead technologist on this important new concept...

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Want to See if 8K Resolution Triumphs? – NHK’s FIFA Cup Gambit

Want to See if 8K Resolution Triumphs? – NHK’s FIFA Cup Gambit

06/11
2015

If you’ve got a new presentation technology to launch, action sports provide networks with money to spend and enthusiastic viewers ready to pay to experience it. That’s NHK’s thinking. It worked when the Japanese broadcaster was among the leaders behind the introduction of Hi Def television. Now, NHK is back, promoting FIFA’s Woman’s World Cup […]