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In Focus

Dissecting the Creatures in Jupiter Ascending
27-Mar-2015
Jupiter Ascending could be described as an amalgamation of several visual styles. However, there was a strong direction where it came to creature look development and motion style.
CG Laid 'Bear'
27-Mar-2015
Paddington is no ordinary bear, nor does he look like the typical teddy bear. Anyone who knows Paddington has a good idea of what he looks like. Floppy hat, duffle coat, button eyes — details you ...
GTC: Deep Learning Tools
18-Mar-2015
In front of a packed audience at the Nvidia GPU Technology Conference, CEO and co-founder Jen-Hsun Huang introduced what he called three new technologies that will fuel deep learning. One was the ...
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Web Exclusives

The Technical Work Behind Tecate Light 'Born Bold'
27-Mar-2015
Method Studios recently brought Tecate’s black eagle to life for the new “Born Bold” Tecate Light commercial campaign via Saatchi & Saatchi.
Creating LEGOLAND Awesomeness
27-Mar-2015
Mill+ collaborated with BMB to create a fun new spot for Merlin Entertainment's PLC LEGOLAND Resorts, titled “Awesome Awaits.”
3D Printing Produces Cement Architecture Structure
9-Mar-2015
ROCK HILL, SC – Output using 3D printing, "Bloom," a spectacular architectural-scale structure created at UC Berkeley using 3D Systems’ ColorJet printing technology, has been unveiled.
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News

Golaem Crowd Simulation in Version 4.0
27-Mar-2015
Golaem has released Golaem Crowd 4.0, crowd simulation software for Maya that is being used by more than 100 VFX studios worldwide.
ArsenalFX Expands Headquarters in California
27-Mar-2015
SANTA MONICA, CA – ArsenalFX, a leading visual effects, motion graphics and design studio specializing in global commercial media and entertainment services, has expanded its commercial operations by ...
The Academy Explores Robots, Science, and Superheroes
27-Mar-2015
LOS ANGELES, CA – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will examine the creative leaps and technical innovations that went into crafting “Big Hero 6,” this year’s Oscar winner for Best ...
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Student and School News

Academy Accepting 2015 Student Competition Entries
13-Mar-2015
LOS ANGELES – The Academy is now accepting entries for its 2015 Student Academy Awards competition. All Student Academy Award winners become eligible for Oscars consideration.
Tinkerine Studios Offers 3D Printing Education
12-Mar-2015
Vancouver, BC –Tinkerine Studios Ltd., a Canadian manufacturer of desktop 3D printers and 3D printing educational content, has launched the Tinkerine U content delivery platform.
Nickelodeon to Award Animation Scholarship
11-Mar-2015
Nickelodeon, in partnership with the national nonprofit Get Schooled — co-founded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Viacom — will award an innovative animator with a $25,000 scholarship.
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SIGGRAPH

SIGGRAPH 2014 Wrap-up
22-Aug-2014
This year, the Siggraph conference was back in Vancouver, Canada. It is certainly one of the more beautiful cities in North America. The weather was great, and the conference center was right on the ...
Dell shows new tower & rack workstations
13-Aug-2014
Nvidia ships Visual Computing Appliance
13-Aug-2014
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GDC

Nurulize Showcases Real-time RISE VR Experience
6-Mar-2015
CULVER CITY, CA – Virtual-reality software developer Nurulize showcased its RISE Oculus DK2 tech demo at GDC 2015 in San Francisco.
Game Connection America Reveals 2015 Development Award Winners
6-Mar-2015
SAN FRANCISCO – Game Connection has unveiled the winners of the 2015 Game Connection Development Awards.
Khronos Makes Trio of Announcements at GDC
6-Mar-2015
Khronos was busy at this year’s GDC, with three major announcements, including Vulkan API, OpenCL 2.1, and SPIR-V.
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NAB

AMD and Adobe Collaboration Enhances Creative Cloud Workflow
14-Apr-2014
LAS VEGAS, NAB 2014 – AMD’s ongoing collaboration with Adobe has yielded numerous performance optimizations for new creative functions and workflow enhancements that will be available soon to video ...
NAB 2014 By the Numbers
14-Apr-2014
LAS VEGAS, NV – The National Association of Broadcasters released preliminary figures for the 2014 NAB Show, the world's largest electronic media event covering filmed entertainment and the ...
Blackmagic Design Shows Off URSA Camera
14-Apr-2014
NAB 2014, LAS VEGAS – Blackmagic Design has unveiled Blackmagic URSA, a new high-end digital film camera designed to revolutionize workflow on set.
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Kickstarter

Kickstarter Haptic Device Lets Users Immerse Themselves in their Games
5-Feb-2014
HAMILTON, ONTARIO — Haptics makes a triumphant return to PC gaming with Tivitas Interactive's upcoming gaming device, Sinister, which is utilizing Kickstarter for its push into the gaming world.
CrowdIt Participants Compete for Crowdfunding Funds
29-Jan-2014
SPRINGFIELD, MO — CrowdIt (www.crowdit.com), which brings business networking and support services into the crowdfunding experience, has announced new details related to its second launch contest, ...
Oscar-Winning Animator and Distinguished Songwriter Take On Broadway With New Musical ‘THE KISS’
15-Jan-2014
Academy Award-winning animation producer director Will Vinton and multi-platinum songwriter David Pomeranz are teaming up to produce ‘THE KISS,’ an outrageous new musical-comedy slated for an initial ...
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