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ATTO Technology Announces Complete Portfolio Support for the New Mac OS X Yosemite

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in ATTO Technology, News | 0 comments

ATTO Technology, Inc., today announced its continued commitment to Apple and its innovations with Mac OS® X Yosemite driver support for its Celerity™ Fibre Channel Host Bust Adapters (HBAs), 6Gb/s ExpressSAS™ SAS/SATA HBAs and RAID Adapters, FastFrame™ Network Interface Cards (NICs) andConverged Network Adapters (CNAs) as well as Thunderbolt™ Desklink Devices. Today’s announcement makes ATTO the only high-performance connectivity provider with a full portfolio of adapters available on the market that support the latest...

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Chaos Group Releases V-Ray 3.0 for Maya

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in News | 0 comments

Chaos Group today announced the release of V-Ray 3.0 for Maya, delivering a powerful new set of features and optimizations focused on speeding up lighting, look development, and rendering workflows. “This is, by far, the most substantial upgrade for our rendering pipeline since we switched to V-Ray five years ago,” said Kirk Shintani, Head of 3D at a52. “The ‘beta’ was stable and amazingly fast, and the staff reaction to 3.0 is summed up with one word, ‘Whoa.’ It’s that kind of fast. It allows us to stay focused on...

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MAXON Announces Cineware 2.0 and Cinema 4D Lite Release 16

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Maxon, News | 0 comments

News from MAXON, the leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions: MAXON Cineware 2.0 and Cinema 4D Lite Release 16, are now available in the latest version of Adobe After Effects CC . The upgrades symbolize the ongoing strategic relationship between MAXON and Adobe to deliver improved integration and performance between MAXON’s powerful 3D application, Cinema 4D, and Adobe’s industry-leading software. The new updates to the Cineware workflow, available in the Fall release of After Effects...

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Telestream Switch Wins Multichannel News Innovator Award

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in News, Telestream | 0 comments

Telestream®, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced that Switch – the multiformat media player that provides professionals with everything they need to play, inspect, and correct their media in one, easy-to-use professional tool is a winner of a Multichannel News Innovator Award. Presented for the first time at this year’s SCTE Cable-Tec Expo, the award program recognizes outstanding new products. Winners were selected by a panel of MCN contributors and cable executives who reviewed...

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Mixamo and Adobe Bring 3D Character Animation to Photoshop CC

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in Adobe, News | 0 comments

Mixamo, Inc announced today it worked with Adobe to provide support for the use of 3D animated characters in the latest release of Photoshop CC. Now Adobe® Photoshop® CC users have the ability to import animated 3D characters in COLLADA format. Once imported into Photoshop CC, artists can use the animated characters for a number of workflows, such as creating animations, 2D/3D compositing, 3D painting of character textures, and 3D printing. Mixamo’s technology has been designed from the ground up to democratize the 3D character creation...

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New TriCaster Mini Models Feature HDMI Connectivity, Portability

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in News, NewTek | 1 comment

Newtek has introduced two new models of TriCaster that fulfill the needs of church, school, corporate, radio, video bloggers, and other users that wish to produce live online streaming video with an affordable, portable solution that is easy to set up for operators of all experience levels. Many existing and potential TriCaster customers have long requested HDMI compatibility. The market spoke, and Newtek has responded with two new models. The Mini units feature 4 HDMI inputs and 2 HDMI outputs, rather than the HD-SDI and/or analog...

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Blackmagic Design Announces ATEM Switcher Update 6.1

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Blackmagic Design, News | 0 comments

Blackmagic Design today announced the release of ATEM Switcher Update 6.1 software which includes new features for Camera Control such as copying of color settings across cameras, white balance display and synchronized fading of audio and video using Fade to Black. ATEM Switcher Update 6.1 is available now for download free of charge for all existing ATEM Switcher customers from the Blackmagic Design support page on the website. Blackmagic Designs award winning ATEM range of live production switchers include full camera control when used with...

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Imagineer Systems Celebrates the Season with its Annual Halloween Video Contest

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in imagineer Systems, News | 0 comments

Imagineer Systems, creators of the Academy Award-winning mocha® planar tracking technology, is again on the lookout for the year’s most horrifying, or most hysterical, Halloween short film. The Halloween-inspired videos will win a number of software prizes from Imagineer Systems and contest partners Boris FX, FXHome, Rampant Design, Red Giant and Digital Anarchy. Eligible videos must include the use of mocha Pro, mocha Plus, mocha AE, or mocha HitFilm features, such as planar tracking, rotoscoping, screen inserts, 3D camera solve and...

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Boris FX Adds Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve Support to Boris Continuum Complete and Boris RED Product Lines

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Boris FX, News | 0 comments

Boris FX, the leading developer of integrated VFX and workflow technology for video and film, announces added host support for Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve to its flagship product line, Boris Continuum Complete (BCC), and to Boris RED. “From the advanced vector titling of Boris RED 5.5 to the many and varied VFX filters in BCC 9, we’re convinced these new VFX toolkits will be widely embraced by Resolve users,” says Peter McAuley, Senior Product Manager. “Through DaVinci Resolve’s support of OpenFX plug-ins users now have access...

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The Cinema 4D & RealFlow Fluid Dimension Challenge

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in Maxon, News, Next Limit | 1 comment

Next Limit and Maxon team up to provide Cinema 4D users with an exciting opportunity to try their hand at 3D and fluid simulation! In their FLUID DIMENSION CHALLENGE they invite Cinema 4D users to:  take a photo convert it to 3D add a RealFlow fluid simulation Prizes over $5000 available! Next Limit:  We are delighted to be able to open RealFlow up to Cinema users for this challenge. We hope they will enjoy it, and potentially add a new skill to their tool kit. RealFlow and Cinema 4D are increasingly compatible with every release, and...

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