(Hollywood, CA) June 19, 2009 – Levels Audio, Hollywoodâ€™s leading independent audio post production facility, is currently mixing all of the packages and roll-in pieces for Spike TVâ€™s 2009 Guyâ€™s Choice Awards. Following the mixing of the packages, Levels Audio Post will then go back into the studio and handle all of the post audio remixing of the show for broadcast after the studio taping. more
Archive for June 19th, 2009
On June 3rd, the Northeast region of Canon U.S.A.â€™s Broadcast & Communications division hosted its first annual â€œOpen Houseâ€? event at NEP Studios in Manhattan. The eventâ€™s purpose was to enable the six major broadcast camera manufacturers to showcase their latest HD products to industry professionals who may not have been able to attend this yearâ€™s NAB. A wide range of Canon HD lenses were also displayed. more
VICON’s T160 motion capture system was deployed to capture pro hockey players in an outdoor shoot hosted by 2K Sports at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, NV. To promote its upcoming game title NHL 2K10, 2K Sports set up an artificial ice rink inside a VICON mocap volume in order to capture signature hockey moves from NHL 2K10 cover star Alex Ovechkin and NHL star Ryan Kesler. The nighttime event took place on June 16, and was open to the public. NHL 2K10 is scheduled to release later this year on Wii, PS3, Xbox and PS2. more
Veteran Actress inks deal for voiceover and motion capture representation.
Los Angeles, CA (6/2009) â€“ Actress Karen Dyer recently announced her signing with VOX for voiceover and motion capture representation. Fresh from the success of her work on Capcomâ€™s Resident Evil 5 video game as the voice and motion of lead character Sheva Alomar, Dyer is widely recognized from television appearances on According to Jim, Malcolm in the Middle, General Hospital and Everybody Loves Raymond. With regards to her newest form of representation, Dyer added, â€œVOX has an incredible reputation for representing some of the industryâ€™s best talent. There are great working synergies here and I look forward to working with them.â€? VOX, Inc â€“ a full service voice over agency represents an impressive array of working actors and celebrities. VOX handles artists with extensive experience in television, commercials, radio, animation, narration, promos and trailers. more
SAN MATEO, Calif. â€“ June 19, 2009 â€“ The rapid evolution of modo took another leap today as LuxologyÂ® LLC announced the immediate availability of its latest 3D content creation software, modo 401. With a focus on rendering and animation enhancements, modoÂ® 401 delivers a wealth of new features and innovative workflows, which enable users to easily model on top of existing geometry, see changes in their scene immediately from the radically improved Preview renderer and efficiently re-use assets throughout the content creation process. These new features benefit customers in a broad array of disciplines such as architectural visualization, product design, game development and advertising image production. more