NewTek's LightWave Used By VES Nominees & Winners
February 9, 2012

NewTek's LightWave Used By VES Nominees & Winners

SAN ANTONIO, TX — Numerous nominees and winners at the recent VES Awards made use of NewTek tools to achieve their stunning results. The 10th Annual VES Awards ( honored outstanding visual effects artistry in 23 categories of film, animation, television, commercials, special venues and video games.
NewTek’s LightWave 3D software was used in the production pipelines of many VES Award winners and nominees, including "Outstanding Visual Effects in a Broadcast Series" winner "Terra Nova.”

"The ‘Terra Nova’ visual effects team is very deserving of its VES win — the visual effects work throughout the entire series was outstanding," notes Rob Powers, VP and head of 3D development at NewTek. "The energy at the VES Awards was incredible. We are very excited to continue to support the VES in the coming years as they honor the best in the visual effects industry."

Of the many winning and nominated entries of the 2012 VES Awards, LightWave was used in the creative pipelines of several productions, including: "Captain America: The First Avenger," "Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows," "The Adventures of Tintin," "Terra Nova," "Pan Am" and "Renee the Movie.”