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Reports from FMX 2014

Yet another exciting year at FMX this year. The annual Stuttgart (Germany) conference pulls in thousands of visual effects professionals, lectures, academics and students. Some of our highlights where: Creating a Universe for Thor: The Dark World (Double Negative) Plume: Digital Pyrotechnics (Industrial Light and Magic) Interactive GPU Ray Tracing for Physically Based Lighting Preview […]

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NAB 2014 News – Nuke Studio

The Foundry have announced Nuke Studio, their new application sits at the top of the Nuke family tree and offers VFX Editorial and Finishing. They’ve taken the best of NukeX and Hiero and brought them together into one super app. Main features include: Online editing toolkit (video and audio) Real-time timeline effects (nuke on the […]

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CVMP 2013

Matt Leonard (Head of Training) was delighted to have attended this years CVMP conference in London. Using the two days we heard talks including: Eoin Greenham & Rajat Roy (Prime Focus World) – The Art and Science of Stereo Conversion Paco Galanes (YouTube) – YouTube Live: Technology and Challenges of Live Internet Broadcasting Thorsten Herfet […]

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Pixar’s RenderMan turns 25

“Pixar is celebrating 25 years of RenderMan. It was May 1988 when the original RenderMan interface 3.0 was launched, which translates into 25 years of PhotoRealism, actually greater than 25 years for the Reyes renderer (1984), and a bit less then 25 years of PRMan (1989).” New article by Mike Seymour over at fxguide. To […]

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