Production & Post
Bristol welcomes new 10,000 sq ft TV and film studio
Phase one includes a production space with attached offices, while phase two will see the build and fit-out of a 2,600sq ft primary soundstage,...
Sony aims to improve pre-production and on-set workflows with new Virtual Production Tool Set
Tool set aims to improve performance and help solve common virtual production challenges such as colour matching and moiré to enhance in-camera visual effects
Drone technology and 360-degree cameras used on Eurovision postcards
The 37 postcards feature 111 different locations, with local production crews used where possible
disguise, Move.ai partner on high-fidelity motion capture
The two companies are developing a custom AI technology based on real-time markerless motion capture software, Invisible
AMPAS establishes Production and Technology branch
New branch members include chief technology officers, senior department heads in technology and creative services, colourists and preservation and restoration specialists
‘The UK industry is really ahead of the game right now!’: How virtual production is gaining traction in UK TV production
Universal Pixels' Dan Edmonds talks to TVBEurope about the company's work on major dramas including The Man Who Fell to Earth and Better, and...
Avid unveils new storage solutions for Ultra-High Resolution workflows
The Avid NEXIS | F2 Sold State Drive can be used with 4K, 8K and HDR content, with capacity to scale from 38.4TB to 307.2TB...
ARRI creates dedicated business unit for virtual production
ARRI Solutions designs, engineers, builds, and operates virtual production environments of all sizes
Vizrt and ROE Visual partner on XR broadcast experience for NAB 2023
Vizrt’s Viz Engine 5 and GhostFrame will "bring unprecedented multi-angle virtual graphics and video wall control to the show floor"
Nominations announced for BAFTA Television Craft Awards
Bad Sisters, The English, The Essex Serpent, and This is Going to Hurt lead the nominations
Jigsaw24 Media agrees full-service partnership with pixitmedia
Agreement also coincides with Jigsaw24 Media’s first pixitmedia integration project, for London-based facility Fifty Fifty
Blackmagic Design’s products used on over 20 Oscar nominees
Among the technology used by creatives were the company's digital film cameras, DaVinci Resolve editing, grading, visual effects (VFX) and audio post production software
High Wycombe’s eight-stage studio receives planning permission
Owners Stage Fifty say they also plan to build live broadcast sound stages for homebound unscripted television
Garden Studios partners with Anna Valley on second virtual production stage
The new 7750 ssq ft stage features a 26 x 4.5m ROE BPV2 semicircular volume at Garden Studio’s Park Royal studio complex
Wales becomes home to UK’s first national broadcast archive
Content from BBC Cymru Wales, ITV Cymru Wales and S4C has been digitised for the archive
Telestream introduces new PRISM MPP for remote workflows
All three models can be mounted in an equipment room and accessed via KVM or WebRTC network connectivity, making them available for live and remote...
London welcomes new cloud-enabled post production facility
ELMNTL includes suites for colour grading, VFX and CG/motion graphics, with multiple support stations for production planning, ingest, QC and delivery
New 6,500 sq ft virtual production studio to open in Maidenhead
CUBE Studio includes a 10.5x5.5m LED volume, crafted with Unilumin Upad IV LED panels, which feature HDR image quality
Adobe’s creative applications bring ten Oscar-nominated films to the big screen
The company's technology was used on Best Picture winner Everything Everywhere All at Once, as well as Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and Top Gun:...
Case study: Creating the beauty and horror of All Quiet on the Western Front
Editor Sven Budelmann discusses his work on the Oscar-nominated drama, and how his close collaboration with director Edward Berger led to creating a film...
Universal Pixels delivers in-camera visual effects for BBC drama Better
Instead of using a traditional low loader, the Universal Pixels team built an enclosed box, which was driven by disguise GX2c media servers
New virtual production centre to honour Martin Scorsese
The New York-based centre will feature two 3,500-square-foot double-height, column-free stages, two 1,800-square-foot television studios, as well as state-of-the-art broadcast and control rooms
AWS Elemental MediaConvert adds support for enhanced colour processing
MediaConvert can generate Dolby Vision dynamic metadata for on-the-fly jobs to convert non-Dolby Vision HDR content into Dolby Vision
LucidLink powers production workflows for award season contenders
LucidLink Filespaces has facilitated collaboration and workflows on the likes of the BBC's The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse, and Hulu/Disney...
CVP celebrates female cinematographers as part of #IWD2023
Company is staging a free exhibition of images shot by members of illuminate, a society of UK-based female cinematographers
LAMDA to invest in virtual production and mocap technology
The organisation also plans to update its audio suite, and replace halogen lights with environmentally-friendly LEDs
Leveraging emerging HDR technologies for streaming and broadcast content
High dynamic range (HDR) is making rapid progress in replacing legacy standard dynamic range (SDR) as the next generation of TVs, streaming services and...
New mobile app uses advanced artificial intelligence to create mocap videos
Move.ai’s software extracts natural human motion from video using advanced AI, computer vision, biomechanics and physics, automatically retargeting the data to a character rig
James Corden’s production company behind new Sunderland TV and film studio
Crown Works Studios will include up to 20 premium sound stages suitable for major feature film and HETV productions
Gravity Media unveils location post production solution with mRes Pronology
The companies said the new solution is particularly useful for reality TV series as mRes enables users to continuously record for multiple hi-resolution and...
DPP asks if media industry is on the brink of an automated localisation revolution
The new growth area is voice-to-voice synthesis (known as ‘voice cloning’), which is a way to blend human performance with the benefits of machine...