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NewTek Releases Free Update to VT[4] Integrated Production Suite

NewTek, Inc., manufacturer of industry-leading video and 3D animation products, today announced the release of a free update for VT[4] owners, version 4.6. more »

Tools and The People Who Use Them

Edifis launched Finaliser SD, aimed at use for standard definition programming at a lower cost. Also new is Finaliser 444, targeted at customers moving to a 4:4:4 HD infrastructure. It uses dual-link HDSDI video I/O to connect to the Sony HDCAM-SR and similar devices. All systems can be upgraded to the top-of-the-line 2K-resolution color corrector. more »

Between Sessions with Peter Doyle

As one of the pioneers of the modern DI process, Peter Doyle sat down with Colorfront in 1998 to define what would later morph into Discreet Lustre. Since then, he's put his colorful stamp on Lord of the Rings, the last two Harry Potters, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and, most recently, King Kong, a true colossus of a DI. more »

Who's Timing What at…

Pepper - London Tristram Shandy: A Cock & Bull Story | Colorist: Jet Omoshebi | Release Date (NY & LA): January 27 more »

D-Eye: A Critical Look at Digital Painting

The thing about Peter Jackson's lovesick monkey movie is that it doesn't look like a lovesick monkey movie. He shoots it in epic, lavish style with panoramic landscapes, romantic movie-star closeups and a painstaking digital recreation of old New York. more »

Vue 5 xStream for 3DS Max and Maya

e-on software, the leading developer of natural 3D environment solutions, announced the upcoming availability of the much anticipated xStream (formerly known as xFusion) line of plug-ins. Vue 5 xStream is a suite of plug-ins that enable the seamless integration of Vue environments into Autodesk 3DS Max and Alias Maya projects. more »

Autodesk Ships Cleaner 6.5 for Macs

Autodesk, Inc. announced the availability of Autodesk Cleaner 6.5 for Macintosh, the newest update to its professional desktop media mastering and encoding software. more »

New Carl Zeiss Telephoto DigiZoom 17-112mm

Band Pro Film & Digital has announced the addition of the upcoming Carl Zeiss Telephoto DigiZoom 17-112mm T1.9. more »

Chrosziel HDV Mattebox and Sunshade for Canon XL H1

16x9 Inc. and Alfred Chrosziel introduce the HDV Mattebox Kit for 4x4/4x5.650 filters and the 4x4 Clamp-On Sunshade System made to complement the Canon XL H1 HDV camcorder. more »

Miraizon Cinematize 2 Offers Direct DVD Output for iPod, Playstation Portable, and the Web

Miraizon, a San Jose-based digital media software company, announced today that it has added new functionality to its award-winning DVD movie clip extractor, Cinematize 2, to directly generate movie files for iPod video and Playstation Portable (PSP) units, as well as for sharing on the web. more »