To: Hollywood and the Motion Picture Academy Re: Oscar's insults to visual effects I see that you didn't take my advice about playing up vfx on the Oscars. Ratings are up anyway. Congrats! But before…
The late-year steering committee meeting of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's visual effects branch is always a long night. This past November, though, things got heated as well.
I'm back from the Consumer Electronics Show with a wakeup call for Hollywood and the majors.
"We will have to change," President Obama told the nation in Sunday night's memorial service for the victims of the Newtown, Conn., school massacre.
Bryce Bayer, an Eastman Kodak research scientist who invented color filter array the Bayer Filter, a key technology now found in nearly every digital camera and camera phone, including current…
Some 30 years ago, a Disney animator fresh out of school decided to experiment with computer-generated backgrounds for a picture he hoped to make, "The Brave Little Toaster."
It's summer tentpole season, and this summer has been a veritable groaning table for visual effects fans like me.
LAS VEGAS -- The SMPTE Technology Summit on Cinema Sunday got a look ahead at high-frame-rate 3D - - along with a daunting introduction to the technical challenges it presents.
Saturday's panel on piracy prevention and countermeasures at the SMPTE Technology Summit on Cinema drew a picture of a movie industry settling into a grim cold war it can only win with a diminished…
Attendees at SMPTE's Summit on Cinema in Las Vegas this weekend will get an early peek at the future of movies.
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