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Red Giant Announces Universe 2.2: Fast, Easy and Awesome Transitions Posted: 08/11/2017

Red Giant has just announced the arrival of Universe 2.2, putting 11 new transition tools 76 transitions and effects in total into the hands of editors and motion graphics artists. In addition to brand new transitions, Red Giant has made updates to two existing plugins and added support for Avid Media Composer. The Universe toolset, and more, can be seen in action in the brand new short film Hewlogram, written and directed by Red Giants Aharon Rabinowitz, and starring David Hewlett, of Stargate: Atlantis fame.

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David Hewlett Joins the Red Giant Universe in New Short Film Posted: 08/11/2017

Red Giant today released Hewlogram, the newest Red Giant film starring David Hewlett, best known for his role as Dr. Rodney McKay in Stargate: Atlantis. The new film comes out alongside the release of Red Giant Universe 2.2, the latest update to Red Giants ever-expanding collection of GPU-accelerated plugins for editors and motion graphics artists.

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Frame.io Launches $60,000 Dreamstation Giveaway Campaign Posted: 24/10/2017

Frame.io, the workflow management platform for video teams, has collaborated with industry leaders to assemble the ultimate workstation for video editors. Besides showcasing an incredible line-up of post-production hardware and software, the campaign underscores how far tools have come, empowering artists and filmmakers to create amazing content for audiences around the world.

Tags: video workflows | post production | post production tools giveaway | sweepstakes | Adobe | Red Giant | editing | vfx | filmmaking
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Frame.io and Pond5 Join Forces to Simplify Review and Collaboration for Stock Media Posted: 20/10/2017

New York City, NY October 18, 2017 Frame.io, the workflow management platform for video teams, and Pond5, the worlds largest marketplace for royalty-free HD, 4K video and rich media assets, have teamed up to deliver a deep integration between the Frame.io platform and the Pond5 marketplace. As a result of this partnership, video professionals can access the Pond5 marketplace directly within Frame.io and send video clips directly from Pond5, fast-tracking the selection, approval and distribution process.

Tags: video editing | filmmaking | video review | post production | video | 4K video | pond5 | frame.io
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Frame.io Announces Series B Growth Round of Funding Led by FirstMark Capital Posted: 06/10/2017

Frame.io, developers of the video review and collaboration platform for content creators, has raised $20 million in Series B growth funding led by FirstMark Capital. The latest round of funding was also supported by return backers Accel Partners, SignalFire and Shasta Ventures. This latest infusion of capital brings Frame.ios total funding to date to $32 million, which the startup will use to develop in key areas including the core video review and collaboration product, cloud and content security, and the Frame.io developer ecosystem. Founded in 2014, Frame.io is also backed by Hollywood heavyweights Jared Leto and Kevin Spacey.

Tags: video editing | funding | start-up | filmmaking | video review | growth funding | series B | firstmark | post production | video | security
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Pond5 and Filmmakers Alliance Partner for Filmmaking Challenge with Over $4,000 in Prizes Posted: 04/10/2017

Pond5 the worlds largest marketplace for royalty-free HD and 4K video and the LA-based Filmmakers Alliancehave teamed up to host a short-film challenge with more than $4,000 in prizes, with a screening and awards ceremony set to take place in Los Angeles on November 8th. Learn more about the How Will You Tell Your Story film challenge hosted by Pond5 and Filmmakers Alliance.

Tags: filmmaking | film contest | film festival | l los angeles | stock footage | screening event | film screening | CABSAT 2018 | CABSAT 2018
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Red Giant 24-Hour Flash Sale 25% Off Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser III Posted: 18/07/2017

Today, for 24 hours only, Red Giant will be running a Flash Sale, offering discounts on Magic Bullet 13, the ultimate color correction suite, along with its upgraded video noise removal tool, Magic Bullet Denoiser III. For the next 24 hours, from 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Tuesday, July 18th to 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Wednesday, July 19th, Magic Bullet Suite 13 and Denoiser III will be 25% off in the redgiant.com store.

Tags: filmmaking | color correction plugins | sale | post production
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Red Giant 24-Hour Flash Sale 25% Off Shooter Suite 13 and PluralEyes 4.1 Posted: 29/06/2017

Today, for 24 hours only, Red Giant will be running a Flash Sale to celebrate the five-year anniversary of Red Giant PluralEyes, the indispensable tool for syncing audio/video in seconds. Red Giant will be offering 25% off* on both PluralEyes 4.1 and Shooter Suite 13 in the redgiant.com store for the next 24 hours, from 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Thursday, June 29th to 10am PDT (1pm EDT) on Friday, June 30th.

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Red Giant Releases Universe 2.1 Featuring All-New Text Effects Posted: 11/05/2017

Red Giant today released Universe 2.1, an update to its collection of GPU-accelerated plugins for editors and motion graphics artists. With six brand new tools and updates to two existing plugins, Universe 2.1 delivers eye-catching text effects, enabling users to easily add unique text graphics to their projects. Whether its giving text a retro look a la the 1980s, adding dynamic animations to bring them on and off screen, or applying a fractal-based glowing effect, the latest additions to the Universe 2.1 library of effects has a tool for just about any artists needs. Red Giant Universe offers more than 65 tools (and counting) that run in Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC, Adobe® After Effects® CC, Apple Final Cut Pro X, Apple Motion, Blackmagic DaVinci Resolve, HitFilm and Magix Vegas Pro.

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Robert Legato to Present Keynote at 2017 NAB Shows The Future of Cinema Conference Produced in Partnership With SMPTE Posted: 30/03/2017
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R)), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, today announced that Emmy(R) and Academy(R) Award-winning visual effects supervisor Robert Legato will present the keynote at the 2017 NAB Show's "The Future of Cinema Conference: The Intersection of Technology, Art, & Commerce in Cinema," produced in partnership with SMPTE. The conference will take place April 22-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Tags: Robert Legato | Keynote | 2017 NAB Show | The Future of Cinema Conference | SMPTE | Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers | Emmy Award | Academy Award | filmmaking | Jungle Book | Photorealism
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Sony launches exclusive documentary filmmaker competition to win a new FS7 II Posted: 24/01/2017

Sony has today announced a new exclusive competition to bring creative documentary storytelling to the forefront of filmmaking. Celebrating the imagination and tenacity of content creators everywhere, one lucky winner will receive the new PXW-FS7M2K camera for their work.

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Red Giant Annual Blowout Sale Returns December 6th; 40% Off VFX, Motion Graphics and Filmmaking Plugins Posted: 22/11/2016

Red Giant today announced its annual 40%-off blowout sale will return on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, for 24 hours only from 8:00 AM PST to 8:00 AM PST on Wednesday, December 7th. Once again, all Red Giant visual effects, filmmaking and motion graphics plugins and suites sold online atwww.redgiant.com, including full licenses, upgrades and products from the academic store* (already 50% off), will be on sale at 40% off the regular price. To redeem the 40% discount, simply apply the coupon code found on the Red Giant website (available the day of the sale). There is absolutely no catch or fine print on this sale; every plugin, suite, license and upgrade found in the Red Giant online store will be on sale. With plugins for Adobe® Premiere® Pro CC, Adobe After Effects® CC, Final Cut Pro® X and additional host apps, there is something for everyone.

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Keynotes Announced for SMPTE 2016 Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition and for SMPTE 2016 Symposium Posted: 11/10/2016
The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers(R) (SMPTE(R)), the organization whose standards work has supported a century of technological advances in entertainment technology, today announced that filmmaker, innovator and entrepreneur Douglas Trumbull, this year's recipient of the SMPTE Progress Medal, will join SMPTE President Robert Seidel, vice president of engineering and advanced technology at CBS, in presenting the opening keynote at the SMPTE 2016 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition (SMPTE 2016) on Oct. 25 in Hollywood, California. Composer and researcher Daniel Teruggi, director of the Research and Experimentation Department at the National Audiovisual Institute in Paris and recipient of this year's SMPTE Archival Technology Medal Award, will present the SMPTE 2016 Symposium keynote on the preceding day, Oct. 24.
Tags: SMPTE | Keynotes | Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition | filmmaking | conference | keynote | SMPTE 2016 | SMPTE 2016 Symposium | Daniel Teruggi | Doug Trumbull | Robert Seidel | James Cameron
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Adorama Announces Next Generation Adorama Learning Center and AdoramaTV Online Platforms: Destination for Premium Music, Photography and Video Content and Commentary Posted: 06/06/2016

Adorama, one of the worlds largest photography, video, audio, imaging and electronics retailers, today announced the roll out of its next generation Adorama Learning Center and AdoramaTV online platforms. Optimized for viewing on all standard devices, the new multiplatform channels resonate with a wider audience through compelling educational, editorial and creative content that serves the next generation of digital storytellers their favorite content anywhere, anytime, for free. The clean, modern design combined with carefully curated premium content and expert commentary connects viewers to their passion, whether it be learning, listening or sharing creative ideas.

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Red Giant Spring Sale Knocks 25% Off VFX, Filmmaking and Motion Graphics Plugins on April 12th Posted: 05/04/2016

Red Giant today announced the return of its annual Spring Sale, hitting the web on Tuesday, April 12, 2016. For 24 hours only, all Red Giant VFX, filmmaking and motion graphics plugins and suites sold online at www.redgiant.com, including full licenses, upgrades and products from the academic store* (already 50% off), will be on sale at 25% off the regular price from 8:00 AM PDT on April 12, 2016 to 8:00 AM PDT on April 13, 2016. To redeem the 25% discount, simply apply the coupon code found on the Red Giant website (available the day of the sale). There is absolutely no catch or fine print on this sale; every plugin, suite, license and upgrade found in the Red Giant online store will be on sale. So whether you use Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X or other host apps, there is something for everyone.

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