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Creating movie star looks for HBO Big Little Lies Posted: 12/08/2019
Creating movie star looks for HBO and rsquo;s Big Little Lies
The second season of HBO’s runaway hit drama Big Little Lies was completed at Technicolor in Los Angeles. Finishing artist and Vice President of business development Pankaj Bajpai, famed for grading the HBO series Sex in the City, True Detective and Nat Geo’s Genius seasons for both Einstein and Picasso, used Baselight to enhance the distinctly Californian look of the show.
Tags: FilmLight | Big Little Lies | HBO | Technicolor | Pankaj Bajpai | Baselight | Base Grade | Film Grade | Flare control | BLG for Flame | Baselight for NUKE | VFX | color grading | colour grading | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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Evolve Integrated Finishing with new AI Tools in Flame Family 2020.1 Posted: 24/07/2019
Evolve Integrated Finishing with new AI Tools in Flame Family 2020.1

Introducing the Flame Family 2020.1 update for Autodesk Flame, Flare and Flare Assist, featuring new creative tools targeted at accelerating workflows, increasing productivity and streamlining organization. Building on the recently released machine learning-powered Z Depth Map Generator and Human Face Normal Map Generator, Flame 2020.1 provides artists with more unique ways to isolate and modify common objects in moving footage for color grading and compositing purposes, including new sky extraction tools. With Flame as the central hub for artist workflows, the 2020.1 update introduces more uses of AI for specialized image segmentation, new tools and customization in the Effects environment and easier access for Flame Python scripting capabilities.

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Youngster builds powerful workflows with BLG Posted: 18/07/2019
Youngster builds powerful workflows with BLG
One of London’s newest high-end finishing houses, Youngster, is delivering uncompromised quality thanks to FilmLight’s unique BLG workflow. Youngster is using the innovative setup to provide seamless, renderless content exchange between Flame VFX, Avid editing and the Baselight grading and finishing suite. The BLG workflow is already being used on commercials including those for Treatwell and Mulberry as well as music videos for the likes of Joji, whose Sanctuary promo received over 14 million hits on YouTube in its first few days.
Tags: FilmLight | Youngster | BLG workflow | Flame VFX | Avid | Baselight | colour grading | Treatwell | Mulberry | Joji | Sanctuary | Whitehouse Post | The Quarry | finishing services | Jim Bracher | The Mill | Wolfgang Lempp | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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Autodesk Announces Flame 2020 Posted: 04/04/2019
Autodesk Announces Flame 2020

Today Autodesk announced Flame® 2020, the latest release of the Flame Family of integrated visual effects (VFX), color grading, look development and finishing system for artists. A new machine learning-powered feature set along with a host of new capabilities bring Flame artists significant creative flexibility and performance boosts. This latest update will be showcased at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 8-11 between 9:00am-5:00pm in a demo suite at the Renaissance Hotel.

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At NAB 2019 FilmLight adds more to modern colour finishing and delivery Posted: 28/03/2019
At NAB 2019 FilmLight adds more to modern colour finishing and delivery
With the colour grading suite now the hub for finishing on movies, premium television and commercials, FilmLight is focusing on putting all the right colour tools into the hands of the creatives who need them, and on simplifying the pipeline for collaborative workflows.
Tags: FilmLight | NAB | NAB2019 | colour grading | colorist | colourist | colour tools | Baselight | Andrea Chlebak | cache management | VFX | Flame | NUKE | Avid | Prelight | Daylight | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | NAB 2019 | NAB 2019
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FilmLight boosts performance and collaboration for editing, VFX and compositing with Baselight Editions Posted: 30/08/2018
FilmLight boosts performance and collaboration for editing, VFX and compositing with Baselight Editions

At IBC, FilmLight will be showing the new features of Baselight v5 for Avid and NUKE, along with BLG for Flame, the latest product in the Baselight Editions range. The popular plugins bring sophisticated colour control and creativity to Avid editors, NUKE compositors and Flame artists.

Tags: FilmLight | BaseLight | IBC | IBC2018 | BLG for Flame | Avid | NUKE | Flame | Martin Tlaskal | interoperability | Baselight Editions | plugins | Robin McGloin | Youngster | Gamut Compression | Boost Contrast | Texture Equaliser | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications | IBC 2018 | IBC 2018
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FilmLight introduces BLG for Flame at NAB2018 Posted: 20/06/2018
FilmLight introduces BLG for Flame at NAB2018

At NAB2018, FilmLight is launching BLG for Flame as the latest product in the popular Baselight Editions range. BLG for Flame is a Linux-only plugin for Autodesk Flame that applies a Baselight grade automatically, either from Baselight Linked Grade (BLG) files or directly from a Baselight scene.

Tags: FilmLight | NAB2018 | BLG for Flame | Baselight | Prelight | Daylight | Will Harris | Autodesk | Flame | colour correction | colorist | colour grading | Mike Nuget | MKM Marcomms | MKM Marketing Communications
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When you only have one chance Josh Wiese perfectly captures the solar eclipse with the Sony FS7 and Atomos Ninja Flame monitor recorder Posted: 23/08/2017
When you only have one chance  Josh Wiese perfectly captures the solar eclipse with the Sony FS7 and Atomos Ninja Flame monitor recorder

When youre trying to capture the moment of a lifetime, you cant afford to take any chances. So when Josh Wiese and his teammates set out to film the solar eclipse this week - the first total eclipse to cross the US coast-to-coast for almost a century - he knew hed need a lot of research and equipment he could count upon.

Tags: Atomos | Solar Eclipse | Ninja Flame | Recorder Monitor | user story | capture | IBC 2017 | IBC 2017
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Autodesk Showcases Latest Flame Family and 3D Animation Software at NAB 2017 Posted: 24/04/2017
Autodesk Showcases Latest Flame Family and 3D Animation Software at NAB 2017

At NAB 2017, Autodesk is showcasing the newest versions of its solutions for media and entertainment. Each update is full of enhancements that simplify the creative process, streamline artist collaboration and equip users for the future of content creation.

Tags: Autodesk | NAB | Flame | Maya | Arnold | NAB 2017 | 3ds Max
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Autodesk Wins are Twofold this Awards Season Posted: 23/02/2017
Autodesk Wins are Twofold this Awards Season

Artists from around the world used media and entertainment software from Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) for the 22nd year to help bring 2016s most popular films to the big screen. Autodesk also received recognition from The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, earning a Scientific and Technical Achievement Award (Sci-Tech) for the Arnold renderer.

Tags: Autodesk | Arnold | Arnold Renderer | Flame | 3ds | Maya | Shotgun | Academy Awards | Sci-Tech Awards | Film | Film Nominations | VFX
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HALO MOVES TO SUPPORT 4K WORKFLOWS WITH SOFTWARE-DEFINED STORAGE Posted: 10/01/2017
HALO MOVES TO SUPPORT 4K WORKFLOWS WITH SOFTWARE-DEFINED STORAGE
Halo Post Production, winner of the 2016 best post facility award from Broadcast magazine, has boosted its picture post functionality with PixStor software-defined storage from Pixit Media - powered by Netapp E series storage. The system was implemented and installed on-site by ERA, specialists in image-centric IT solutions for the creative industries. The new installation is particularly aimed at enhancing halos 4k capabilities.
Tags: ERA | ERA Ltd | Halo Post Production | Halo | Pixit | Pixstor | 4k | Nucoda | Flame VFX | Avid Media
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Silverdraft Demon sets VR and Flame on fire at SIGGRAPH 2016 Posted: 26/07/2016
Silverdraft Demon sets VR and Flame on fire at SIGGRAPH 2016

Silverdraft (www.silverdraft.com), pioneering maker of sinfully-fast Devil and Demon super-computers for rendering, VFX transcoding, animation, Virtual Reality (VR) and visualization applications, will showcase the superior firepower of its products to enable groundbreaking, collaborative VR and accelerated VFX post production during SIGGRAPH 2016. Highlights include trailblazing demonstrations of Demons running Autodesks VRED and Immersive Design Studios Canvas visualization software at the partner booths of NVIDIA Corporation (#509) and PNY Technologies (#627), along with the launch of the industrys fastest-ever Autodesk Flame at B&H Photo (#767).

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IBC 2015: Autodesk Flame 2016 Burns Bright with Extension 1 Preview Posted: 11/09/2015
IBC 2015: Autodesk Flame 2016 Burns Bright with Extension 1 Preview

As IBC 2015 kicks off this week in Amsterdam, Autodesk is unveiling Extension 1 for its Flame 2016 family of 3D VFX software, which includes Autodesk Flame, Autodesk Flare, Autodesk Lustre and Autodesk Flame Assist. Inspired by feedback from the community and available to subscription customers on September 23, the release introduces new workflow improvements and creative tools, along with a performance boost that streamline the creation, management and delivery of assets for artists within a multi-delivery pipeline. 

Tags: Autodesk | Flame | Flame Extension 1 | IBC | IBC 2015 | IBC 2015
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IBC 2014: Shotgun Software Expanded Engineering Team Is on Fire Posted: 15/09/2014
IBC 2014: Shotgun Software Expanded Engineering Team Is on Fire

At IBC 2014, Autodesk unveils Flame 2015 visual effects software Extension 2, with included support for Shotgun Software, a cloud-based production tracking, review and asset management platform. Just last month at SIGGRAPH in Vancouver, Shotgun, recently acquired by Autodesk, announced an iPhone Review app, Shotgun Desktop and MARI integration. Since the acquisition earlier this summer, the expanded development team (triple the number of coding engineers) has been on hyper drive.

Tags: Autodesk | Shotgun | Flame | Flame Extension 2 | Extension 2 | IBC | Visual Effects | VFX | Software | Production | Broadcast | Tracking | Review | Asset Management | IBC 2014 | IBC 2014
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2014 Flame Award: Call for Nominations Now Open Posted: 12/06/2014
2014 Flame Award: Call for Nominations Now Open

Autodesk is now accepting nominations for the 2014 Flame Award, which celebrates the achievements of the most talented and skilled Flame artists in the world. The company plans to unveil the nominees in July, and the Flame community, along with a Flame Award committee comprising independent visual effects and industry experts, will vote to determine the winner. 

Tags: Autodesk | Flame | Flame Award | Award | Awards | IBC | Nominations | Call for Nominations | Call for Entries | IBC 2014 | IBC 2014
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