Christian, Managing Director of Film at MPC, discusses the company's recent expansion and the challenges and benefits of building a global production pipeline. Part 1 of 4.
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Christian, Managing Director of Film at MPC, talks about technology being the key to providing more efficient and less costly services, as well as some of the tools he'd like to see in the future. Part 2 of 4.
Christian, Managing Director of Film at MPC, talks about the need for proprietary software development, the future for stereoscopic 3-D and how it impacts the production pipeline. Part 3 of 4.
Christian, Managing Director of Film at MPC, explains the importance of community and the artist culture within the studio, as well as traces the career path that led him to MPC. Part 4 of 4.
Lee and Gautham, Head of Film and CTO of Rhythm & Hues Studios, discuss the development of their global production pipeline and how market pressures and technological change affect their business. Part 1 of 3.
Lee and Gautham, Head of Film and CTO of Rhythm & Hues Studios, discuss the challenges of managing a global pipeline, where they focus R&D resources and how they differentiate their business from competitors. Part 2 of 3.
Lee and Gautham, Head of Film and CTO of Rhythm & Hues Studios, talk about the impact of stereoscopic 3-D on their production pipeline and how their career paths led them to the company. Part 3 of 3.
Open the door to a new dimension of storyboarding with Toon Boom Storyboard 3D. Adding the ability to import 3D CGI objects lets users work artistically while streamlining their workflow. Ideal for 3D animation, live-action, games, mixed media as well as 2D animation, Storyboard Pro 3D enables users to set a complete integrated process between concept development, storyboarding and production. With Storyboard Pro 3D, users get the solid foundation of Storyboard Pro and the added functionality of being able to import and manipulate 3D objects, opening up vast new storyboarding possibilities: • Import 3D Objects • Working in a 3D Space • Building a 3D Asset Library • Exporting to 3D, preserving the file structure, timing and camera information
Building upon its solid foundation in animation production, Harmony skyrockets your animation styles to untapped creative ground, offering mind-blowing digital capabilities to creators. Available as a network or stand-alone license, Harmony 9 delivers features that were not possible before. Feature highlights include: • 2D-3D Integration: Import and use 3D assets within Harmony as well as transform objects on all 3 axes. • True Pencil: Draw with pencil lines supporting textures and variable line thickness. • Deform: Deform images and drawings animated over time using advanced bone and curve deformers. • Effects Inside: Access built-in particle effects and dozens of other effects. Toon Boom offers flexible options and interest-free payment plans to make Harmony available to studios of any size; you can choose to lease, to work on a per-project basis, or to purchase outright.
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The latest installment in the horror series delves into Katie's experiences with the entity haunting her childhood.
A young woman struggles to deal with her haunted past and troubled future after escaping from a cult.
Warren and Catherine, CEO and President, respectively, at Rainmaker, talk about the challenges of balancing creativity and technology and how production of their new short Luna dovetails with updates to Catherine's seminal book Producing Animation. Part 1 of 3.
Warren and Catherine, CEO and President, respectively, at Rainmaker, discuss trends and innovations in pipeline technology and how they impact the production business. Part 2 of 3.
Warren and Catherine, CEO and President, respectively, at Rainmaker, discuss trends in stereoscopic 3-D, how their studio stays competitive and how they assess the market for smaller budgeted animated feature films. Part 3 of 3.
Ron, Founder and Previs Supervisor at Proof, discusses previs, postvis and virtual production, their evolution, recent advances and how they affect traditional film production pipelines. Part 1 of 3.
Ron, Founder and Previs Supervisor at Proof, discusses the impact of stereoscopic 3-D on previs, how the use of previs is viewed by film crews and how on-set previs affects the filmmaking process. Part 2 of 3.
Ron, Founder and Previs Supervisor at Proof, talks about new previs tools he'd like to see, how they'd impact the previs process, how he got into the business and what about his work he enjoys the most. Part 3 of 3.
Hal, Animation Director at ILM, talks about their first fully animated feature film, Gore Verbinski's Rango. Part 1 of 2.
Hal, Animation Director at ILM, talks about the immense pressure at the studio to make Rango a success and not bring everyone down with it, as well as the career path that led him from Will Vinton Studios to Pixar to ILM. Part 2 of 2.
A NYC biker messenger gets wrapped up in shady business when he is asked to deliver the wrong package.