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Engine Room Starts Up in Boston

Creative director/editor Scott Knowlton and long time Avid and film editor Don Packer have joined up to form the new editorial and effects company, Engine Room, located in Boston. more »

Nice Shoes Teams With Spike Lee For The Knicks (Video)

Working with world-renowned director Spike Lee and agency Shepardson Stern & Kaminsky, postproduction house Nice Shoes (www.niceshoes.com) recently provided its color correction services for a series of five :30 HD spots for the New York Knicks. more »

Brickyard VFX Creates 14 Mini-Films For VW

Artist-owned-and-operated effects company Brickyard VFX expands its work for Volkswagen from visual effects to end-to-end creative direction with 14 short feature films to promo the 2006 Volkswagen (VW) Passat. more »

Panasonic Announces Shipping Date for AG-HVX200

Panasonic Broadcast announced today that its powerful AG-HVX200, the world's first hand-held high definition solid-state memory camcorder, will begin delivering to resellers on December 29th. more »

FOCUS Enhancements and Panasonic Highlight HD Direct To Edit Video Disk Recorder

FOCUS Enhancements Inc. and Panasonic, , today announced the upcoming line of FireStore FS-100 portable Direct To Edit (DTE) HD disk recorders for Panasonic's new AG-HVX200 DVCPRO HD P2 Handheld Camera-recorder at a press conference held at the Universal Hilton. more »

Adobe Announces Bundles; Talks About MacroMedia Acquisition

With the acquisition of MacroMedia finalized Dec. 5, Adobe Systems announced three new product bundles combining the design and creation tools of Adobe with the Web publishing technology of Macromedia. more »

Ken Burns’ Next Big War Is WWII

Recalling his first documentary, Brooklyn Bridge, made almost 30 years ago, filmmaker Ken Burns fast-forwarded to the present and spoke about the World War II project that he is now editing, last night at the Brooklyn Public Library. more »

Boris Ships Continuum Complete v.4

Boris FX, the leading developer of integrated effects technology for video and film production, today announced the availability of version 4.0 of Boris Continuum Complete (BCC). BCC is a comprehensive suite of native filters and transitions for Adobe ® After Effects ®, Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion, Autodesk combustion, Eyeon Fusion and Boris Red systems. more »

Bexel Debuts 3G LIVE!

Bexel, the largest video rental company in the U.S., has combined the best of broadcast with the best of the broadband production world with the debut of its 3G LIVE! Broadcast Production Package that will enable broadcasters to produce live, cost-efficient content for the 3G and broadband community. more »

GridIron Nucleo Tweaks After Effects For Dual-Core Speed

GridIron Software (Ottawa, Canada) is turning its focus from grids, clusters and render farms to individual multi-processor and multi-core workstations. GridIron Nucleo for Adobe After Effects ($149.95), set for release later this month, allows After Effects to run in parallel on multi-processor or multi-core Windows and Mac desktops. more »