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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Grants a Wish
Jared Cohn Achieves Realistic Cinematic Look on "Wishing for a Dream"
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Grants a Wish
In making an independent film about the film industry and the journey of pursuing the Hollywood dream, the last thing Director Jared Cohn wanted was for it to look fake. Especially when the film was one of the most meaningful projects he had ever created. "The film looks almost like a documentary, but it's completely narrative and scripted. Since I made it on my own dime, the only way I was able to achieve such as realistic look was with the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera," said Jared. "The camera's dynamic range provided such an authentic look at an affordable price, and many people think it's a documentary because it looks so realistic. Read More

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Samsung Attacks Apple’s Keynote With “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads
 Samsung Attacks Apple’s Keynote With “It Doesn’t Take A Genius” Ads
Samsung has released a series of videos lampooning this week’s Apple announcement, a move that is at once familiar and not unexpected. There are six of them in total, including one on screen size, in a series called “It Doesn’t Take A Genius.” After years of cringey, tone-deaf commercials, the company has finally grown a few claws and even made fun of Apple’s jittery live feed in the example above. Read More
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The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Goes for a Thrill Ride
The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera Goes for a Thrill Ride
Katarsis Films is in the business of selling smiles. Based in Mexico City, the young, independent production company has been working for the past two years with one of the most well known Mexican theme parks, La Feria Chapultepec Mágico, to produce heart pounding advertisements that thrill its viewers. Katarsis founder, the charismatic Juan Carlos Elias, is as dynamic as the rides themselves, producing, directing, shooting and finishing the ads that Katarsis churns out on a regular basis. To assist him with achieving the right look for these ads, Juan Carlos uses the Blackmagic Cinema Camera, Pocket Cinema Camera and DaVinci Resolve. Read More
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Mikros Image Standardizes Digital Post Workflows on ASSIMILATE's SCRATCH Software
Mikros Image Standardizes Digital Post Workflows on ASSIMILATE's SCRATCH Software
ASSIMILATE announced that Mikros Image has purchased a company-wide site license for ASSIMILATE's SCRATCH finishing software and SCRATCH Lab, an advanced production and VFX dailies tool. Headquartered in Paris, France, and with subsidiaries in Belgium and Montreal, Mikros Image is a major player in the post-production market, offering high-end post services for films, commercials, TV episodes, corporate communications, and video games. Mikros Image also has a partnership with the LA post-production and visual effects company Eight VFX to develop a series of common projects for commercials and feature films. Read More
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Vectoraster by LostMinds
Vectoraster by LostMinds
Vectorizer for the Mac (and iOS) allows you to create fantastic shape based translations of raster artwork or photography with just a few clicks. The great part about this new software is that it is really easy to use. Like any good design software, it?s full of options that will allow you to create unique pieces, even when you?re starting from presets. Read More
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British Actor James Corden Named Host Of 'The Late Late Show'
 British Actor James Corden Named Host Of 'The Late Late Show'
The CBS television network said on Monday that Tony-winning British actor James Corden will replace comedian Craig Ferguson as host of "The Late Late Show" next year. Nina Tassler, chairman of CBS Entertainment, said in a statement "James Corden is a rare entertainment force who combines irresistible charm, warmth and originality with a diverse range of creative instincts and performance talent. Read More
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Ariana Grande, Gwyneth Paltrow, Joe Manganiello And More ‘Stand Up To Cancer’ In Hollywood
 Ariana Grande, Gwyneth Paltrow, Joe Manganiello And More ‘Stand Up To Cancer’ In Hollywood
Billed as the "biggest televisiton event of the year," the fundraising telecast, which was broadcast live on 36 television networks Friday, took over Hollywood's iconic Dolby Theatre and featured performances from Grande, Hudson and Dave Matthews Band . To date, Stand Up for Cancer has raised more than $261 million in the name of cancer research over the course of three previous superstar powered showcases in 2008, 2010 and 2012. Read More
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MAXON at IBC
MAXON at IBC
IBC is kicking off in Amsterdam on September 11. And with it, starts the annual convention for European broadcasters and digital entertainment content creators. This September date comes on the heels of MAXON's release of R16, their newest version of CINEMA4D. If you're at IBC 2014, you can see R16 presented in person. Read More
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Inside The Stand Up To Cancer Rehearsals With Kerry Washington And Eric Stonestreet
 Inside The Stand Up To Cancer Rehearsals With Kerry Washington And Eric Stonestreet
Stand Up to Cancer is just hours away! Kerry Washington and Eric Stonestreet rehearsed on Thursday, where they explained their involvement with Friday's telecast. The 37-year-old Washington said: "It's an honor to be here. My mom's a breast cancer survivor, so it has personal meaning." Stonestreet got involved with the organization several years ago. He said, "It unites doctors. It gets everybody talking and on the same team. There's no competitiveness. Read More
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Weinstein To Release Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight'
 Weinstein To Release Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight'
Quentin Tarantino is moving forward with "The Hateful Eight." The Weinstein Co. says it will distribute the filmmaker's latest project — a post-Civil War Western — next year in the largest 70mm release in 20 years. The film studio said Wednesday that "Hateful Eight" will also be released in other formats following its initial 70mm debut. Tarantino has been an outspoken critic of digital filmmaking. Tarantino previously proclaimed he wouldn't make the film following an online leak of the script. Read More
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DreamWorks Studios Names Turner Executive CEO
 DreamWorks Studios Names Turner Executive CEO
DreamWorks Studios, the movie production company co-founded by Steven Spielberg, named Michael Wright as chief executive. Wright is currently president and head of programming at Time Warner Inc's TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies television networks. He will take over from Stacey Snider, effective Jan. DreamWorks Studios is known for movies such as "Lincoln", "The Hundred-Foot Journey" and "Need For Speed". Read More

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