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IATSE Re-Elects Matthew D. Loeb as International President at 69th Quadrennial Convention

July 2021
IATSE Re-Elects Matthew D. Loeb as International President at 69th Quadrennial Convention

The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) re-elected Matthew D. Loeb as its International President at the union’s 69th Quadrennial Convention on Thursday.  Other incumbent officers, including General Secretary-Treasurer James B. Wood, 13  International Vice Presidents, three International Trustees, and one delegate to the Canadian  Labour Congress, were also re-elected by acclamation to their posts. The... »

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The Prime Time Softball League is Back This Fall — Sign Up Now!

July 2021
The Prime Time Softball League is Back This Fall — Sign Up Now!

The Prime Time Softball League (PTSL), which has been taking place for over 30 years, but had to take a hiatus over the past year and a half — much like everything else — is looking to return with a new season this fall, beginning September 11. Registration has already begun. All Television shows that... »

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Wooden Camera Releases New Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount

July 2021
Wooden Camera Releases New Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount

Wooden Camera, the Dallas-based designer and manufacturer of professional camera accessories, is now shipping the Ultra QR Articulating Monitor Mount, a quick-release solution designed to support up to 45 pounds and easily integrate with select SmallHD production monitors. Compatible with most production monitors, this Ultra QR accessory mounts via the 75mm or 100mm VESA... »

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The Slow Mo Guys Introduce MRMC’s High-Speed Bolt Cinebot to Line-Up

July 2021
The Slow Mo Guys Introduce MRMC’s High-Speed Bolt Cinebot to Line-Up

The Slow Mo Guys, masters of high frame rate, slow-motion, and internet breaking viral videos, have announced that they’ve partnered with camera robot experts MRMC to take their slow-motion skills to the next level by introducing the Bolt™ High-Speed Camera Robot to their arsenal of content capture technology at their studios in... »

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Silicon Valley Video Offers Virtual Tour of ASG’s Virtual Production Control Room

July 2021
Silicon Valley Video Offers Virtual Tour of ASG’s Virtual Production Control Room

Advanced Systems Group (ASG), a solutions provider for media creatives and content owners, has announced that Sports Video Group’s Silicon Valley Video initiative will host a free virtual tour of ASG’s new Virtual Production Control Room on Thursday, Aug. 5, at 5 p.m. PT. Powered by Google Cloud, the VPCR remote production service allows... »

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American Cinema Editors Announces Date/Venue for 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards

July 2021
American Cinema Editors Announces Date/Venue for 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards

The American Cinema Editors (ACE) announced today that the 72nd Annual ACE Eddie Awards, recognizing outstanding editing in film and television, will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022. The event will be held at the brand-new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles. ACE is planning an in-person, black-tie affair adhering to... »

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ARRI Announces Hi-5, Its Fifth-Generation Intelligent Hand Unit

July 2021
ARRI Announces Hi-5, Its Fifth-Generation Intelligent Hand Unit

ARRI has announced the new ARRI Hi-5 is the most sophisticated hand unit on the market, providing reliable wireless camera and lens control in demanding situations on set. Weatherproof and solidly built, it features an exceptional radio link range and unique, swappable radio modules for different territories and shooting challenges.  Replacing ARRI’s previous top-end hand... »

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Carstage Offers First LED Vehicle Process Stage in Long Island City, New York

July 2021
Carstage Offers First LED Vehicle Process Stage in Long Island City, New York

Carstage has announced the first state-of-the-art purpose-built LED vehicle process stage in Long Island City, New York. The permanent virtual environment facility is fully equipped with expansive movable LED walls and proprietary technology allowing clients to produce live, fully composed sequences through their own cameras—with ease, on the spot. The turnkey operation provides all the technology... »

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Douglas Russell Joins TVU Networks as Northwest Regional Accounts Manager

July 2021
Douglas Russell Joins TVU Networks as Northwest Regional Accounts Manager

TVU Networks, the market and technology leader in cloud and IP-based live video solutions, announced today that Douglas Russell has joined the company as the Northwest Regional Accounts Manager, North America Sales. Based in Seattle, Russell comes to TVU Networks from a varied audio/visual background, including senior-level engineering positions at Amazon Prime Sports and Keycode... »

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Filmmaker Elizabeth Unger Uses Goldcrest Post for Tigre Gente

July 2021
Filmmaker Elizabeth Unger Uses Goldcrest Post for <em>Tigre Gente</em>

Goldcrest Post recently provided post-production services for Tigre Gente, Director Elizabeth Unger’s deeply-affecting documentary feature about illicit jaguar trafficking. Senior Colorist Steve Beganyi worked with Unger to finalize the look of the film, which reveals how the Latin American animal is being hunted to extinction to satisfy illegal demand for its teeth and other... »

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