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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 […]

Posts / Media Biz
Check Out Filmmakers Favorite New York City Streets via Metrocosm Map

Check Out Filmmakers Favorite New York City Streets via Metrocosm Map

06/10
2015

Curious what streets of the city proved most alluring to location scouts and directors alike over the past few years? Check this out...

Hardware / Product Review
In the Market for a Hot New Workstation? A Lenovo ThinkStation P900 Review

In the Market for a Hot New Workstation? A Lenovo ThinkStation P900 Review

06/7
2015

Lenovo just might have delivered the industry's top dog workstation with its ThinkStation 900. Read Joe Herman's review to see if you agree...

Posts / Events
Chaos Software Offers V-Ray Renderer Screening

Chaos Software Offers V-Ray Renderer Screening

06/5
2015

Chaos Software visits Tribeca Cinema screening room to spill the latest on its V-Ray renderer and Phoenix FD particle system. Here's where you can learn more...

Posts / New Screenwork Releases
One World Trade’s Observatory Deck iPad App Benefits From Napoleon’s Touch

One World Trade’s Observatory Deck iPad App Benefits From Napoleon’s Touch

05/26
2015

Napoleon created the digital content behind an intriguing iPad app for use at the One World Observatory. For use on the Observatory floors of the recently opened One World Trade Center, the app allows virtual helicopter tours of New York landmarks...

Posts / New Hires
Tribe Pictures Hires Michael Chomet, Opens Gotham Operations

Tribe Pictures Hires Michael Chomet, Opens Gotham Operations

05/23
2015

Tribe Pictures opens an office in New York City and namws the Emmy Award winning creative talent Michael Chomet to lead its operation there. Chomet, who assumes the new position of Senior Vice President and Creative Director at Tribe, is an Emmy award winning editor...

Posts / News Analysis
What Else Film Festivals Tell Us About Filmmaking

What Else Film Festivals Tell Us About Filmmaking

05/20
2015

Film festivals exist to gather and showcase a selection of the best new films, often before they’ve been acquired or distributed to the public. Influential festivals like Sundance in January, the Berlinale in February, and the New York Film Festival (NYFF) in September – each of which I’ve attended for decades – seek to select and showcase the best of the best...

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…