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Ausfilm Appoints Amanda Browne as Director of US Production in LA

Ausfilm, Australia’s screen industry association responsible for attracting major film and television productions to Australia, has appointed Amanda Browne to the role of Director of US Production in Ausfilm's Los Angeles office. Working with Ausfilm's USA…
September 28, 2020
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DIT Ryan McGregor Builds On-set Workflow and Cart with Blackmagic

DIT Ryan McGregor has worked on a number of top rated TV series and blockbuster films over the past several years, including ‘Lost in Space’, Dirk Gently’s ‘Holistic Detective Agency’, and was 2nd Unit DIT on the feature films ‘Welcome to Marwen’ and…
September 21, 2020
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Animal Logic Entertainment Launch Australian Screenplay Competition

Entries are still open until 15 November. Enter your script to win professional feedback and guidance, plus a cash prize. The Animal Logic Entertainment Screenplay Competition is open to Australian writers with a feature script in the family animated and…
September 14, 2020
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Sohonet ClearView Pivot Lite Takes Home True 4K Remote Reviews

Sohonet has extended its ClearView Pivot media review system and launched ClearView Pivot Lite as a home-alternative for real-time remote editing, colour grading, live screening and finishing reviews at cinema quality. ClearView Pivot is Sohonet’s secure…
September 14, 2020
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Filmmakers Capture ‘Last Call’ in a Dramatic Double Take, Graded on DaVinci

New movie ‘Last Call’ was shot in two simultaneous 80-minute takes by cinematographer Seth Wessel-Estes, who also worked as the film’s colourist. Director Gavin Booth has had a fair amount of experience with single-take projects, having directed a number of…
August 30, 2020
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Chulalongkorn Uni Students Keep Up with Courses with Blackmagic Workflow

Chulalongkorn University is a public and autonomous research university in Bangkok, Thailand. It is also the country’s largest university, and one of the top colleges in Thailand with more than 37,000 current students and 443 academic programs. During the…
August 07, 2020
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LED Screens and Smart Video Processing Bring Ideal Locations On Set

Using LED screens for backgrounds is now a recognised method for feature film and commercial production. Using an LED wall as a digital backdrop replacement for a traditional green screen has many advantages, according to Adam Fiddler, Technical Operations…
July 05, 2020
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Bluefish444 - Techtel Integration Controls Video Ingest in Tasmania

The Tasmanian Parliament uses a custom-built recording system to manage the seven HD-SDI camera video feeds from their House of Assembly, Legislative Council and committee meeting rooms. When deciding how to approach the system build, their main requirements…
June 25, 2020
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Bando Camera Streams Live Content from K-Pop to TV Channels with Blackmagic

Bando Camera Streams Live Content from K-Pop to TV Channels with Blackmagic Bando Camera in Seoul is one of the largest suppliers for video, photography and visual imaging related gear in South Korea. The company recently built three new live streaming…
June 23, 2020
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Sohonet and Moxion Join on Remote Review for Production, Post and VFX

Sohonet and Moxion joined to support review discussions depending on real-time iteration and response, combining Sohonet’s high-quality, secure system with Moxion’s offline HDR review.
June 15, 2020
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AJA and SKAARHOJ Integrate AJA FS Devices with Rack Control Duo

AJA and SKAARHOJ Integrate AJA FS Devices with Rack Control Duo AJA and SKAARHOJ have combined their expertise to integrate control of AJA’s FS line of frame synchronisers and converters with SKAARHOJ’s new Rack Control Duo broadcast controller, making RGB…
June 15, 2020
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University of Warsaw Launches Live Subtitling Training with SubtitleNEXT

University of Warsaw Launches Live Subtitling Training with SubtitleNEXT The Institute of Applied Linguists at the University of Warsaw is one of Poland’s top institutions for training audio-visual translators and accessibility specialists. Responding to a…
June 14, 2020
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UpChord Music Trains the World’s Musicians Online with ATEM Mini Pro

UpChord Music Trains the World’s Musicians Online with ATEM Mini Pro UpChord Music in Beijing trains musicians in professional music production skills, including composition, arranging, scoring and sound design, leading to a career in music. Founded in 2016,…

Sony Pushes HDR Support across Cameras and Production Gear

May 11, 2020 1477
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Sony Pushes HDR Support across Cameras and Production Gear The positive response of…

Panasonic Releases 4K PTZ Camera Supporting SRT; Live IT/IP Video Processor

May 09, 2020 971
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Panasonic Releases 4K PTZ Camera Supporting SRT; Live IT/IP Video Processor Live event…

Ncam Mk2 Suite Upgrades AR Tracking Accuracy and Flexibility for Users

Apr 17, 2020 952
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Ncam Mk2 Suite Upgrades AR Tracking Accuracy and Flexibility for Users The Ncam R&D team…

Primestream Xchange Media Cloud Brings Continuity to Remote Workflows

Apr 14, 2020 1067
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Primestream Xchange Media Cloud Brings Continuity to Remote Workflows Primestream Xchange…

The Future Group Opens a World of Mixed Reality for Live Production

Apr 13, 2020 1048
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The Future Group Opens a World of Mixed Reality for Live Production The Future Group's…

Signiant Hires Juan Pablo Garza to Lead Expansion in Latin America

Apr 06, 2020 561
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Signiant Hires Juan Pablo Garza to Lead Expansion in Latin America Following consecutive…

Mandy Walker Brings Live Action ‘Mulan’ to Widescreen on ALEXA 65

Apr 01, 2020 900
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Mandy Walker Brings Live Action ‘Mulan’ to Widescreen on ALEXA 65 Mandy Walker, ACS, ASC…

Pixotope Hosts Super Bowl Heroes with Live Mixed Reality Opener

Mar 16, 2020 647
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Pixotope Hosts Super Bowl Heroes with Live Mixed Reality Opener As an opener to the Super…

Glassbox Beehive Opens a New World of Real-time 3D Virtual Production

Mar 12, 2020 801
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Glassbox Beehive Opens a New World of Real-time 3D Virtual Production Multiple User…

Foundry Flix 6.3 Speeds Up Imports, Adds Editorial Control

Mar 09, 2020 1097
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Foundry Flix 6.3 Speeds Up Imports, Adds Editorial Control Foundry Flix is storyboarding…

Colorfront Develops Near Real-time ACES Pipeline for HDR Production

Mar 03, 2020 1518
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Colorfront Develops Near Real-time ACES Pipeline for HDR Production At the 2020 HPA Tech…

Carriageworks and Panasonic Display Projection Mapping at Sydney Festival

Feb 08, 2020 740
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Carriageworks and Panasonic Display Projection Mapping at Sydney Festival The…