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  • SilhouetteSlideShow

    Joe Herman reviews Silhouette V5: Roto, and a whole lot more

  • SCADSlideshow

    SCAD students help create the animated intro to Super Bowl XLVIII with C4D

  • Enders-Game-2013

    Check out comments from Light Iron's CEO Michael Cioni about one big problem production in New York faces...

  • FramestoreSlideshow

    Framestore uses CINEMA 4D to create three spots for GE

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    Got a colorist on call? If not, check out SpeedLooks, a series of 3D LUTs for color grading that's a few clicks...

Talks from the Top / Media Biz

Light Iron CEO Cioni Asks if New York Production is Up to Challenge

01/20
2014

Our new series, Talks from the Top, kicks off with one of the great educators in modern media management, Light Iron CEO Michael Cioni. Michael shares an interesting opinion about the relevancy of post in New York, while also breaking news of an extensive expansion of this Broadway digs...

Tech / Facilities
CINEMA 4D Helps Framestore Create Sci-Fi Spots for GE’s <em>Brilliant Machines</em> Campaign

CINEMA 4D Helps Framestore Create Sci-Fi Spots for GE’s Brilliant Machines Campaign

01/14
2014

Here’s a look at how Framestore, the award-winning visual effects company with offices in Soho, has created three cool commercials for GE that take on some of the top blockbuster science fiction movie franchises of all time. I show how Framestore relies on Maxon’s CINEMA 4D to model, animate and render the commercial’s unique imagery…

Press Releases / New Hires

Technicolor – PostWorks New York Names Clark Henderson To Lead Burgeoning Film Unit

01/13
2014

As both the headline and COO Rob DeMartin has it in this press release, postproduction for features continues to grow in New York. That's great news. Pros like Clark Henderson with years of experience in helping to make it happen will keep it growing...

Press Releases / Company News

ARRI CSC Appoints Chris MacKarell as Digital
Workflow Manager

01/9
2014

ARRI CSC is the rental equipment and services end of the famed Munich-based camera manufacturer. Recent hire Chris MacKarell most recently honed his skills as a senior engineer and workflow specialist at Technicolor New York...

Press Releases / Company News

Rumble Audio Post Becomes Third City House to Move to Meyer Sound

01/7
2014

Brooklyn-based Rumble Audio Post is one of three facilities in the New York metro area to move to a Meyer Sound system. The famed Berkeley-based manufacturer has long been a pioneer in loudspeaker design...

Press Releases / Company News

Wilson, Suenaga, Mapes Open Edit House Friendshop! in NY

01/6
2014

Editors Tim Wilson and Ben Suenaga have departed Go Robot!, New York, and opened an editing company with partner and managing director/executive producer Melissa Mapes. Dubbed Friendshop!, the new venture will temporarily operate as “Artists in Residence” at Outpost Digital, New York, while permanent offices are undergoing construction. Wilson and Suenaga had each been on […]

Media Biz / Article
Most Newsworthy Tech of 2013

Most Newsworthy Tech of 2013

01/2
2014

NYCPPNEWS takes a look at the most newsworthy - heck, just plain cool - new gear and software delivered in 2013.

Learn / Article
Catch Some Editing Insight at Bobbie O’Steen’s Classic </br>Cinema Class

Catch Some Editing Insight at Bobbie O’Steen’s Classic
Cinema Class

12/29
2013

Author and teacher Bobbie O’Steen shares her insight into smart editing at Manhattan Edit Workshop’s new class starting January 7th. Bobbie O’Steen has authored a couple of acclaimed books on editing – Cut to the Chase and The Invisible Cut. That’s nice. But what’s better is to step up your editing game by attending at her very […]

Media Biz / Article
NYC’s Production Office Stops Shoots from Street Use in Brooklyn “Hot Zone”

NYC’s Production Office Stops Shoots from Street Use in Brooklyn “Hot Zone”

12/24
2013

According to a report in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, the NYC Film Office has stopped most film and video production in a section of Brooklyn Heights so that residents won’t face the strain of production trucks gobbling up street parking space on a regular basis. Reporter Mary Frost of the Brooklyn daily said that the Brooklyn Heights […]

Press Releases / New ScreenWork Releases

The Napoleon Group Gives Breakfast Cereal the 3D Treatment for McCann Workgroup Job

12/24
2013

The Napolean Group, around since 1985, must be doing something right: earlier this year the previz/postproduction studio moved into two new floors of the old Kate Spade offices in the Flatiron district. One new feature--a new mo cap system--hits the spot for anyone using previz. Napolean now uses a 12 camera Vicon Bonita system which makes mo cap fast to setup and easy-to-use, unlike earlier systems...