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Beer & the Future of Motion Pictures
»POSTED on May 19, 2015
Through most of the 20th century Anheuser Busch dominated the American beer market much the way the major Hollywood studios dominated the motion picture industry. The 21st century has brought changes to both worlds and there are lessons about the movie business to be learned by considering what’s happening with beer.

Features

3DR Iris+ The Drone Wars Part 2: Flying the 3DR Iris+
»POSTED on May 28, 2015
For most the experience of flight comes in their dreams, but in this declared Year of the Drone more are living the dream, albeit, vicariously, thru their unmanned aerial vehicle. There are a multitude of drones out there, everything from ones that sit in the palm of your hand to eight-armed-octopus-like drones that can lift heavy camera systems like the Red. Honestly, I would have to be pretty sure of something that is carrying a Red with its $19,000 price tag for the body alone. But I’m going to talk about the drone that has started a real evolution in UAVs, the 3DR Iris+.
Pitch Perfect 2 Hula Post Supported Craig Alpert’s Work on Pitch Perfect 2
»POSTED on May 28, 2015
Hula Post Production provided editorial systems and support to editor Craig Alpert and his crew for Pitch Perfect 2, the new musical comedy from Universal Pictures, currently in theaters. Hula set up Avid workflows in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where the movie was shot, and in Los Angeles where post-production was completed.
Director Stephen Pearson has joined Accomplice Media. Ad Comedy Director Stephen Pearson Joins Accomplice Media
»POSTED on May 28, 2015
Accomplice Media has signed director Stephen Pearson for exclusive representation in the United States. A one-time advertising agency creative, Pearson has built a strong portfolio as a commercial director, primarily consisting of performance- and character-driven comedy.
France's Film Factory adds second Meyer Sound cinema system France's Film Factory Adds Second Meyer Sound Cinema System
»POSTED on May 27, 2015
The French film post-production company Film Factory has added an Acheron-based loudspeaker system to its newest mixing stage in the Paris suburb of Clichy. This is the second Meyer Sound system for Film Factory, one of France’s leading providers of film post-production services, and the 16th French post-production room to have adopted Meyer Sound.
iPi Soft and the Mocap Vaults are offering motion capture tutorials. iPi Soft, Mocap Vaults Partner to Offer Motion Capture Tutorials
»POSTED on May 27, 2015
Recognizing the growing need for today’s professional actors, directors and producers to learn the unique challenges behind working with motion capture technology, iPi Soft has partnered with The Mocap Vaults, an educational resource that offers both online tutorials and live workshops in Los Angeles, select cities in Canada, London, and other European cities.
Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F in Theatres in August
»POSTED on May 27, 2015
Ending the wait of hundreds of thousands of anime fans across North America, Funimation Entertainment says Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F will screen August 4-12 in theatres across the U.S. and Canada. The story is a follow-up to last year's highly successful Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods.