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Thomson To Acquire Canopus

Thomson announced today its plans to purchase Canopus, noting its complimentary products will help round out the Thomson portfolio of solutions for broadcast and professional audio-visual markets as well as provide key technological solutions to improve existing and develop new products. 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 »

It’s a P2 Party at DV Expo West

Panasonic Broadcast is using this week's DV Expo West show in Los Angeles as a coming out party for its AG-HVX200 DVCPRO HD P2 hand-held camcorder. more »

FotoKem Adds Second Quantel Pablo Suite

Film and digital lab FotoKem is boosting its image processing and color correction capacity with the addition of a second Quantel Pablo Suite, responding to rising demand for digital intermediate work on feature films and trailers. more »

Storage at the Center

Traditionally, post-production facilities bring projects online only for short periods because of the amount of space that uncompressed media occupies on a disk. Each additional step in the post process then requires a layback. more »

Editor Jà³n Stefà¡nsson Joins FilmCore

Jà³n Stefà¡nsson, an award-winning commercial and music video editor whose credits include Virgin Mobile, Nike, ESPN, and Coca-Cola, as well as the American Legacy Council's "truth" campaign, has joined FilmCore New York. more »

Eyeon Software Ships DFX+ 5

eyeon Software Inc. is now shipping version 5 of their digital video compositor, DFX+. Following five years of focused video development and four version releases, DFX+ 5 has evolved into a prominent compositing tool for effects, motion graphics and animation pipelines. more »

Bargain Tool Bonanza!

We spend a lot of money on our tools. So my bank account and I are always eager to find inexpensive items that let me solve real production problems, sharpen my craft or make nice year-end gifts. more »

Ron Garcia With An Eye On Numb3rs

It shouldn't come as a surprise that Ron Garcia, ASC is exploring new options for creating nuanced images that are artfully weaved into the stories told each week on the CBS television series Numb3rs more »

D2 Software Ships Nuke v4.5

D2 Software, Inc. a subsidiary of Digital Domain, Inc., is now shipping v4.5 of Nuke, the high-end compositing system built by artists, for artists. Already offering the industry’s most robust 3D workspace with .obj support and 3D camera projection, Nuke … more »