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VideoBlocks Launches New Service for Power Users

VideoBlocks today launched yet another new option, this one aimed at power users of its subscription-based stock footage libraries. VideoBlocks Enterprise, available immediately, is a scalable platform that gives companies of varying sizes with distributed locations full access to the expanding libraries … more »


Deluxe Puts Former Tag CEO John Paulson in Charge of Features, Advertising Post

Deluxe named John Paulson, former CEO of agency Tag Worldwide, as president and general manager of features and advertising post services. Reporting to Deluxe CEO John Wallace, Paulson's new purview will include editorial, color, post and production services at Beast, Company … more »


AMPAS Announces 2016 Oscar Deadlines

Doesn't it feel like awards season wrapped up only yesterday? Even so, if you're looking to get in on next year's awards race, it pays to start planning early — as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) announced … more »

David Cole Joins FotoKem Creative Services

Digital Intermediate pioneer David Cole has joined FotoKem Creative Services as senior colorist, the company said today. One of his first projects out of Fotokem's Burbank headquarters will be Kong: Skull Island, set for March 2017 release.  Most recently supervising digital … more »

Canon Moves Pro Support Center from Hollywood to Burbank

Canon said that the Canon Hollywood Professional Technology & Support Center is moving early next year from its current location on Sunset Boulevard to 3400 W. Olive Ave. in Burbank. The new facility will host product training and eductional events … more »


Ed Ulbrich to Lead VFX, VR Operations at Deluxe

Former Digital Domain CEO Ed Ulbrich has been named president and general manager of Deluxe Visual Effects, reporting to Deluxe CEO John Wallace. Deluxe said Ulbrich will "unify global VFX operations" — including Method Studios and Iloura — for the company … more »

ASC Names Kees Van Oostrum President

Kees Van Oostrum, a two-time Primetime Emmy nominee and a winner of the ASC Award for 1993 miniseries Return to Lonesome Dove, has been named president of the American Society of Cinematographers, the organization said. Van Oostrum was elected by the … more »


Deluxe Promotes Domenic Rom to President and GM of TV Post

Deluxe named Domenic Rom the new president and general manager of Deluxe TV Post-Production services, based in Los Angeles, the company said. Rom was previously the managing director of Deluxe in New York, where he settled after a stint as … more »


Magix Buys Vegas Pro, Sound Forge Pro and More from Sony

German software company Magix Software said it is acquiring Vegas Pro, Movie Studio, Sound Forge Pro and Acid Pro from Sony Creative Software. Magix said it will take over customer support for existing owners, with new versions expected to begin arriving … more »

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James Haggarty Named New CEO of Sim Group

The Toronto-based Sim Group, which includes Sim Digital, Bling, and Chainsaw, has a new CEO. James Haggarty, formerly managing director at private investment management firm Gibraltar & Co., has been named President and CEO of the production and post conglomerate, … more »