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Media technology company Prime Focus could look at listing its visual effects division, which has worked on movies like Avatar and Ra.One, on the US bourses to unlock value for its investors and to reduce debt.
Is it time for the visual effects industry to change its name to digital production to face the changing paradigm shift? And should the Academy Awards consolidate cinematography and VFX into a visual imaging Oscar since virtual production has blurred them?
State Sen. Ronald Calderon allegedly accepted more than $60,000 in bribes from undercover FBI agents during an elaborate sting operation, according to a report by the Al Jazeera television network, which cited a sealed federal affidavit.
Wendy Aylsworth, Rob Bredow, Douglas Greenfield, Rob Hummel, and Bev Pasterczyk have joined the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, bringing the Council’s 2013–2014 membership roster to 25.
I have conflicting thoughts about 4K for production and distribution. At one level I’m convinced it’s being pushed on us by equipment manufacturers when there is no real demand: at another I know from experience that there are some non-obvious advantages to 4K.