CGW Press Center

In Focus

Secrets of the Museum
14-Jan-2015
Get ready for the wildest and most adventure-filled Night at the Museum ever as Larry (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the ...
The Making of 'Floating'
6-Jan-2015
Greg Jardin is a filmmaker best known for his commercial projects with Radical Media. His recently completed solo short film effort titled “Floating” tells the story of a lonely character made out of ...
VIEW 2014: An Overview
5-Jan-2015
The annual VIEW conference held in Torino, Italy, is unique in the world of computer graphics conferences. The uniqueness comes from the blend of elements, rather than from any one particular feature.
More In Focus

Web Exclusives

Wowing Audiences with Large-scale 6D Projection Mapping on Moving Surfaces
25-Jan-2015
TORONTO –Production Technology LLC (Protec), the largest live events production company in the Middle East, deployed CAST BlackTrax’s BlackTrax real-time motion tracking solution on an unprecedented ...
The Physical Nature of VFX
6-Jan-2015
The feature The Theory of Everything is not a visual effects film, but that does not mean that it is devoid of VFX work.
MPC Crafts Unexpected Creatures for Commercial
23-Dec-2014
Little Frill, a frustrated digital frill-necked lizard, and his housemate, the cheeky tarsier, are the latest stars of first direct’s “unexpected” brand campaign. Conceived by JWT and directed by ...
More Web Exclusives

News

DreamWorks Facing Layoffs
23-Jan-2015
Just when Hollywood is celebrating the past year’s achievements in film by awarding Oscar nominations, another blow to the industry has occured.
AJA Unified KONA and IO Software Delivers Multi-Platform Support
23-Jan-2015
Grass Valley, CA – AJA Video Systems has released new v12.1 software for Mac and Windows, for the first time providing a single unified all-in-one device driver and Plug-in installer per platform for ...
2015 Oscar Finalists Announced
15-Jan-2015
The news that filmmakers and those in filmmaking have been waiting for: The 2015 Oscar final nominations have been announced!
More News

Student and School News

Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing Curriculum for Educators
3-Dec-2014
MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, ISRAEL – Stratasys, a leading provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, has introduced a new 3D printing curriculum for educators. The full-semester, ...
History to Come to Life in VR App and Minecraft
19-Nov-2014
The Immersive Education Initiative announced that Bent’s Old Fort, a unit of the United States National Park Service located on the Santa Fe Trail in Colorado’s Otero County, will be reconstructed ...
Game On for Students' Sports-Themed Game with Social Message
17-Oct-2014
Anita Sarkeesian is being targeted by male gamers…thanks to the efforts of many female game designers at Champlain College in Burlington, Vermont.
More Student News

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
More SIGGRAPH News

GDC

JMR debuts additions to SilverStor Desktop family at NAB 2013
8-Apr-2013
LAS VEGAS — JMR Electronics, a storage solutions vendor, is debuting its latest additions to its SilverStore Desktop family of products, a complete suite of cloud ready SAS/SATA/SSDRAID solutions, ...
Tech Startup Sandboxr, Aims to be Nation's Largest 3D Printing Service, Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Raise Funds
5-Apr-2013
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH — Sandboxr has announced plans to acquire enough 3D printers to effectively make it the largest 3D printing service in the US. It has launched a campaign on the crowd-funding site ...
Markerless iPi Motion Capture Available Through Steam Store
1-Apr-2013
MOSCOW — Markerless motion capture iPi Motion Capture, from iPi Soft, is now available in the Valve Steam Store.
More GDC News

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.
More NAB News

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 ...
More Kickstarters
Most Read