Filmworkers Installs FotoKem’s nextLAB

FotoKem’s nextLAB has been put into service at Chicago’s Filmworkers Club where it will be used to help manage input from camera dailies, through the color pipeline, to delivery. Filmworkers Club provides postproduction services for spots, shorts, features and television productions in the Midwest. […]

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Publicists Announce 50th Anniversary Luncheon

The publicists of the International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600) have set the date of the 50th anniversary ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon. It will be Feb. 22, 2013 in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel, positioned, as usual, two days before the Oscars. […]


Spacejunk Recreates Bonnie & Clyde

For the recent PromaxBDA conference, Spacejunk was tasked with a unique challenge: choose a song that pre-dates MTV’s 1981 launch and create its music video using any medium. Spacejunk’s selection was the 1968 song “Bonnie & Clyde” by Serge Gainsbourg and Brigitte Bardot. […]


Clockwork VFX Animates new Star Wars Fighter Pods Ad Campaign

Dubai-based visual effects/3D animation studio Clockwork VFX was recently called on to deliver a comprehensive ad campaign for for Hasbro‘s new Star Wars Fighter Pods, introducing the new toy line with a cinematic ad and a series of five humorous webisodes featuring the Star Wars characters, which are now playing on the Hasbro website.

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Visual Effects Trio Launches Synaptic VFX

Visual effects artists, Shant Jordan, Shahen Jordan and Ken Gust have teamed up to launch Synaptic VFX – a new Burbank-based, visual effects boutique. The company will provide VFX design, production, 3D stereo conversion and DI services for feature films, commercials and 3D stereo conversion productions. […]