April 19, 2009

Autodesk Customer Showcase

Many of the film and television industry’s top digital artists will demonstrate their stunning work at the Main Stage Theater in the Autodesk booth. Scheduled presentations include: Brian Mulligan, senior editor, WTHR TV Indianapolis, showcasing how it uses Smoke to create on-air promotions and commercials in a broadcast environment; Steve Mottershead, director/Flame artist, Park Pictures/Artjail, demonstrating use of Flame in the creation of several television commercials, including Audi R8 “Tunnel,” Levi’s “Runaway Jeans” and Nissan “Grown Up;” Scott Malkie, postproduction supervisor, The Martin Agency, showing several internal projects completed at its facility and also highlighting the broadcast community in Richmond, Va., and the ease with which facilities share data; David Cole, senior digital colorist, LaserPacific Media Corporation, presenting his work with Lustre on the film comedy Zack and Miri Make a Porno; and Kirk Balden, Flame artist/visual effects supervisor, Smoke & Mirrors NY, demonstrating the facility's use of Autodesk software for commercial production.