Category Archives: Technology

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DAZ Productions Launches DAZ Studio, a Free 3D Figure Posing and Animation Software Package

Have you fantasized about becoming a 3D artist but were discouraged by the steep learning curve and costs? Now is your chance more »

From the Editor: What Is a Digital Intermediate?

What is a Digital Intermediate? Ask any three people in the post/VFX industry and more »

Color Decisions: The ASC Draws Some Parameters for Communicating Choices

Just try moving basic color correction decisions made on one platform to another. Tough job right? The American Society of Cinematographers' Technology Committee is trying to change that. more »

Alias Introduces Creative Bridge at IBC

At IBC, Alias announced the introduction of Alias Creative Bridge, a services program designed to assist senior business managers and marketing professionals more »

D-Eye: The Devil's Rejects

The Look: 70s grunge and grimeRob Zombie proves your DI doesn't have to be pretty. Blown up from 16 to 35mm in the digital domain at FotoKem, these pictures are so evocative of low-budget 1970s filmmaking, it's spooky. Going digital … more »

Multichannel Sound: Intel Brings HD Audio to the PC

Even with the exploding online music revolution driving sales, the internal sound quality of most PCs has remained dismal. more »

Between Sessions with Lou Levinson

Levinson: Projects that are captured in a number of different ways and not put together easily, like what [cinematographer] Bob Richardson did with "JFK and Nixon. He used every film format from 8mm and up more »

Sony’s XDCAM HD at IBC

Sony chose IBC to launch XDCAM HD, and immediately picked up orders with a combined worth of $2.5m from the European dealerships Visual Impact and Twentyfourseven. more »

Lightworks' Soul Takes Flight in Future-Proof Alacrity MR

Lightworks UK Ltd is debuting its breakthrough multi-resolution NLE at IBC2005. The new Lightworks Alacrity MR supports variable video standards, compression codecs and resolution standards while continuing Lightworks’ tradition of unparalleled speed and simplicity. Parent company Gee Broadcast Systems Ltd … more »

PixelFarm Releases Four New Products at IBC

PFPLAY 2.0 – Disk Based DI Review, Approval And QA PFPlay 2.0 is set to become a key tool in the DI workspace, providing a cross platform, resolution independent disc-based playback system for pre-output QA, directorial review and approval and … more »