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...

  • Sharknado-2 cut

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

  • SlideShowResolve11

    Joe Herman takes a look at Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve 11

  • LightworksSlideShow

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

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...

Posts / Media Biz
NAB Diary – Day One

NAB Diary – Day One

04/14
2015

The annual National Association of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas can be overwhelming in scope. Here's a look at a tiny, tiny portion of what happened this past Monday, April 13th...

Posts / Company News
The Barbarian Group Spins Out Lot112 to Deliver Coherent Digital Content

The Barbarian Group Spins Out Lot112 to Deliver Coherent Digital Content

04/9
2015

The Barbarian Group recently opened Lot122, an independent operation that will help innovate new approaches to ad presentation. Creating a new model for brand representation, the thinking goes, will help minimize the fragmentation of advertiser's messages...

Posts / New Hires
Lenny Dorfman Goes </br>Hungry Man

Lenny Dorfman Goes
Hungry Man

04/7
2015

Director Lenny Dorfman recently signed with Hungry Man, the wide-ranging rep house with offices in New York, LA, London and other cities. Dorfman had most recently been represented by Chelsea-based production house O Positive, while before that, he worked out of @radical.media...

Posts / Company News
UK-based Procam Buys </br>HotCam NY with Eye on Expansion

UK-based Procam Buys
HotCam NY with Eye on Expansion

04/1
2015

UK-based rental facility Procam has bought camera rental house HotCam New York. Procam plans to offer expanded product and services out of Hotcam NY’s W. 37th St. offices…

Posts / Company News
Hoping for Its Future, Kodak Searches Through Its Archives

Hoping for Its Future, Kodak Searches Through Its Archives

03/22
2015

A reporter for the New York Times Business Day column writes on the steps Kodak is taking to turn a profit by going through its patent portfolio. But it's the story about George Eastman and a Lugar pistol that had me...

Posts / Media Biz
New York IATSE Members Take Heat in ‘Sharknado’ Dispute

New York IATSE Members Take Heat in ‘Sharknado’ Dispute

03/15
2015

Hurricanes delivering killer sharks to LA and New York would have a tough time matching the vitriol being spewed between Sharknado’s producers and IATSE. The New York local has received especially harsh treatment...

Posts / New Screenwork Releases
Northern Lights Editor Conte Hits Mark on Web Comedy ‘Cop Show’

Northern Lights Editor Conte Hits Mark on Web Comedy ‘Cop Show’

03/11
2015

If, as the saying goes, comedy is hard, then editing it can't be any easier. At least that's what we expect when we hear that Northern Lights editor Glenn Conte recently completed the eight-episode web series “Cop Show”.