Industrial Light & Magic chief creative officer John Knoll and “Robot Chicken” animators Stoopid Buddy Stoodios will receive laurels from Animation Magazine at the World Animation & VFX Summit…
The 2011 skew is due in part to HPA's eligibility period, which begins Sept. 7, 2011 and cuts off at Sept. 10, 2012, leaving out a number of this year's below-the-line award contenders.
Autodesk revealed a redesigned edition of Smoke, its widely used, all-in-one video editing and visual effects tool for the Mac, at NAB on Sunday.
TV's pioneers could never have imagined the extent to which greenscreen -- the technique of melding a foreground image with a different background -- would become so integral to production.
"Boardwalk Empire" and "Inception" received the most nominations for the Visual Effects Society's ninth VES awards.
It was the kind of tech news that is often overlooked amid Emmy nominations, World Cup and LeBronmania.
Compositing isn't the most glamorous of visual effects tasks, but it's among the most essential.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences feted some of the industry's oldest contributors and newest technologies at the Scientific & Technical Awards Saturday night.