Author Archives: Bryant Frazer

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Sommer Introduces New Hybrid Cable at InfoComm

Orlando, FL, InfoComm 2015 - Sommer Cable America is introducing for the first time at InfoComm new 6G/12G SDI cables designed for the latest 4K and higher video production systems from such companies as Blackmagic Design and Atomos. Featured are a variety … more »

Heresy Adds Directing Team SO & SO

Los Angeles, CA, May 27th, 2015: Venice, CA-based creative studio Heresy has signed directing duo SO & SO for their first U.S. representation. Comprised of Sue Anderson and Hoj Jomehri, SO & SO unites their talents in filmmaking, writing, art … more »

GoPro Is Developing Its Own Drones, VR Camera Rigs

GoPro—the company that dominated the market for tiny action cams by figuring out how to make them nearly ubiquitous—is getting ready to sell its own drones. The news, which was confirmed yesterday by GoPro CEO Nick Woodman at Re/Code's Code … more »

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Texas Rising Main Titles

King and Country in Santa Monica was charged with outlining eight fundamental plot points—including a massacre, a seduction, and the origin of the Texas Rangers—in an all-CG show-opener for History's five-part Roland Joffé-directed miniseries, Texas Rising. Read the press release for … more »

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The Magic Is In The Details: King and Country Creates Main Title For History’s Texas Rising

Santa Monica, CA – (May 28, 2015) – King and Country (K&C), a full-service, design-centric production company, recently created the main title sequence for Texas Rising, a five-part television miniseries based on the Texas Revolution against Mexico and the birth … more »

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Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrowland: VFX Supe Craig Hammack

Disney’s Tomorrowland has received rave reviews for the effects and surprisingly, given its writers and director, lukewarm reviews for its story. Rolling Stone called it "a noble failure about trying to succeed." The Miami Herald said it's "a crazy, disjointed … more »

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Reel FX VR, GSD&M, and the United States Air Force Create “Air Force Performance Lab”—an Immersive Mobile VR Experience

DALLAS, TX/LOS ANGELES, CA —May 26, 2015— Reel FX VR, the dedicated virtual reality and interactive division of Golden Globe-nominated digital studio Reel FX, today announced details of its partnership on the “Air Force Performance Lab,” a unique, mobile VR … more »

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Tribe Pictures Expands with New York Office, Names Emmy-winner Michael Chomet as Sr. VP and Creative Director

New York, NY – May 20, 2015 – Tribe Pictures has planted its flag on the other side of the Hudson, officially opening an office in New York City and naming the Emmy Award-winning creative talent Michael Chomet (pictured above, … more »

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Keep Me Posted on Better Call Saul‘s SSD-Enabled 4K Workflow

When the producers of Better Call Saul came calling, they posed an interesting challenge for creative finishing house Keep Me Posted (KMP). Better Call Saul would break with tradition in a number of ways. Unlike its predecessor series, Breaking Bad, … more »

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Explosive Oil Fire at 2500fps

If you've spent much time in a kitchen, you probably know better than to throw water on a grease fire. This video explains exactly why—and shows you what the resulting explosion looks like in fabulous super-slow-motion captured at 2500fps with the Vision Research … more »