Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Stardust director Brad Tucker Illustrate Bright futures for Nemours
Listen friends,Bi-coastal production company stardust recently collaborated with ad agency Fry Hammond Bar on a Multi-spot compaign for Nemours,a network of children's hospital in florida and the mid-Atlantic.Directed by Stardust Brad tucker,the compaign combines hand-drawn cel
animation with drawn like-live action,capturing a sense a child like imagination and endless possibility.
"Nemours is a cool place for kids and the hand drawn style of the cel animation in the compaign was inspired by their creativity energy,"said Brad Tucker.
"cel animation is a labor of love with every frame drawn by hand,and the process let us dive deep into the range creativity talent that lives here at stardust".
The four-spot compaign imagine what a chile future might hold thanks to Nemours cutting edge technologies and specialized medical care.In "Backyard girl" a girl playful runs through a lush yard surrounded by flurry of animated flowers and animals."Musical girl"stars an aspiring youngster rocking out through the halls of school,and "Baseball boy" features a boy with dream of Baseball stardom;two different version of the later were created for the Orlando and Delaware markets respectively.Each of the spots blends footage of a child with Whimsical pops of cel animation that comes to life across each frame.
A standout spot in the compaign "backyard girl" was artfully shot by DP Ketil Dietrichson using Red camera,and enhanced with volumetric lighting ,lens flares and bright golden overtones using Autodesk flame.
Stardust animation film is draw each frame by hand,and completed 3D tracking in every scene to give animation depth before final compositing was completed in Adobe after effects.stardust turn around time for the compaign was five weeks.The spots are currently airing through out Orlando ,Fl and Delaware.

Friday, May 27, 2011

Autodesk123D now Available for free Download

AutodeskINC., announced 123D software Windows based 3D modelling application for makers combine with content and services is now available in public beta release download by makers.
Autodesk 123D anyone can explore,learn and create highly precise 3D models.makers can bring ideas toreality to combining powerful digital design by services for creating projects.From both with in the application and through the 123D websites,individual can discover and download content to start,complete and visualize the project and then access for purchase personal fabrication services through Autodesk 123D partners.Makers can purchase pre-fabricated products to explore 3D printing or assemble models form 2D laser cut materials like cardboard-the first variety of custom fabrication options coming soon to Autodesk123D.
"The reality is most people don't know how to designed in 3D.
Autodesk123D users can printer their designs on a 3D printer or use the for-purchase personal fabrication services features on the make it link the application.
Autodesk forged alliance with new partners that have extensive experience providing the maker community with the ability to create a unique project at home or to have it fabricated elsewhere and shipped.
3D system,ponoko,Techshop,

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part2 Release Official Trailer
This is it Harry potter fans the lost movie installment of the loved Wizard book franchise Which dominated the imaginations of children and children at heart all over the world.The official trailer for Deathly Hallows Part2 and expect nothing but is the bestAn Epic Ending:Students Respond to Trailer of final 'Harry potter' installment.
The eight and final installment of the globally activating "Harry potter film franchise is just around the corner and its movie trailer it has been released.
Warner bros release the trailer "Harry potter and deathly Hollows:part 2 via you tube on Apr27th and its promises as much thrill as is found in the j.K rolling novels Hogwarts engulfed in flames, Hermione tearfully throwing her arms around Harry,Harry lord Voldemort pulling each other off the ledge,and of course ,that all- to- familiar slow,broken theme music promise to deliver what diehard potter fans have been writing for years to see.
"I never wanted any of u die for me",says potter in the trailer alluding to one the book,s most heart breaking ,intense moment.

Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter, from left, Emma Watson as Hermione Granger and Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley in Warner Bros. Pictures' fantasy adventure "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2," a Warner Bros. Pictures release. (Jaap Buitendijk/Courtesy Warner Bros. Pictures/MCT)

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Pixologic GoZ update 1 for ZBrush4
Pixologic,Inc., Award winning ZBrush have announced the latest release of GoZ update 1 for ZBrush4.
ZBrush is the leading 2D/3D sculpting application,integrating and expanding all process of artistic imagination and digital creation without the usual technological restraints.
ZBrush instant feedback and real time response make working with ZBrush feel like real-world sculpting and painting allowing the artist complete freedom of expression.This is exemplified of the plethora of groundbreaking creations and images in blockbuster movies,games and many other industries.
GoZ update 1 for ZBrush 4 now brings photoshop support.
As part of its commitment to expanding to capabilities of GoZ, pixologic has added photoshop support of Goz update 1 addition to expanding support fro new versions of its previously supported applications.
For those that have a extended version of photoshop cs5,cs4,GoZ its now possible to paint directly on to the models texture rather than using polypaint,As a result texture painting can be completely independent of the model solution.
"By simply clicking by GoZ button you can send the model and its texture to photoshop,There paint whatever you like in full 3d.
Software support by GoZ
  • Maya 2009,2010,2011,2012
  • 3DSMAX 2009,2010,2011,2012
  • modo 401 sp4-5 501,sp1-sp2
  • cinema 4D R11,R12
  • photoshop cs4 extended,cs5 extended
mac user need to 32-bit version of photoshop.

Monday, May 2, 2011

Introducing The Dream Works Experience with royal Caribbean International At ATM.
Royal Caribbean international proudly introduce their recently established strategic alliance renowned film studio Dream works animation studio by having one of their most beloved characters Welcome visitors to the royal Caribbean stand at Arabian Travel Market.Royal Caribbean international,a global cruise brand with 22 ships currently in service offering unique cruise tour land packages in Alaska,Canada,Dubai,Europe, and Australia and
NewZealand announced their Collaboration with Dream work Animation to create an unforgettable adventure on board.
Royal Caribbean exhibiting at Arabian travel Market for the 13th year and the ship-shaped stand gives visitors a feel of the cruise experience and presents one of their iconic animated characters living on boards some of their most innovative ships-Sherk. Guests of all can enjoy The Dream Works Experience with Royal Caribbean International of the board allure of the seas.oasis of the seas and freedom of the seas selling in the Caribbean and liberty of the seas on her seven night Mediterranean itineraries sailing from Barcelona.
The promotion includes VIP seating at one on the board "Kung Pu Panda 2" premieres,exclusive meet and greets with Dream Works Characters.Two soft drinks Packages,Two cupcakes from the cupcake cup board,a complimentary family and a chance to build your own pets at sea plush animal.
Thor:Tales of AsgardThor:Tales of Asgard is 2011 upcoming animated movie,it is going on to release directly on DVD and Blu-ray on 17th may 2011.This animated film is full of action and adventure.
It is directed by "Sim Liu" and produced by Craig kyle" This animated film is created in "Marvel animation" studio.This distribution section in under "Lionsgate Home Entertainment" company.
This film will be release in USA and language of English.
The story of Thor"Tales of Asgard".
Before he ever lifted his mighty hammer,there was a sword.Fantastic journeys beckon from the mysterious nine realms.Places of dark mists and fiery voids of winged creatures and giants in the ice.And the most alluring quest of all-the search of the legendary lost sword of the Surtur.Hungry for adventure
Thor secretly embarks on the journey of the life time,joined by his loyel brother loki,Whose budding sorcery equips him with just enough magic to conjure up trouble,along with worries Three -a band of boastful travelers reluctant to set sail on any adventure that might actually be dangerous.But what starts out as a harmless treasure hunt quickly turns deadly,And Thor must now prove himself worthy of the destiny he covets by saving Asgard it self.
Characters and cast voice
Thor-voice by "Matthew wolf"
Loki-voice by "Rick Gomez"
Sif- voice by "Grey DeLisle"
Odin-voice by "Christopher Britton"
Volstagg-voice by jay Brazeau"
Hogun-voice by "paul Dobsun"
Fandral-voice by "Jonathan Holmes"
Clancy Brown as "Frost Giant"

Thursday, March 31, 2011

Stardust's Holographic worlds for Black berry & BBDO Moscow.
3D holographic illusion shown with in a unique 3D display "station" highlight global connectivity of the MTS Black berry storm2 smart phone.
Bi-coaster production company stardust has been tapped by BBDO Moscow to create eye-popping holographic video content for client Black berry MTS that will be shown on a unique,new mixed reality 'Presentation station'(Real fiction's Dreamco 3D display)
The installation incorporates physical products with free floating holographic elements MTS will show the futuristic looking installation at major puplic Russia,including all three Moscow internati0nal airports as well as trade events,conferences and MTS retail stores starting in March.Director Alan Bibby and the production team at stardust created full-color
3D animated imagery designed to appear as if floating in space with in the Dreamco 3D display.
This content was than seamlessly integrated with a physical MTS Black berry storm smart phone affixed on a stand in the middle of the Dreamco.
"Designing for this unique medium presented some interesting challenges,but as creative problem solves,being able to make a dimensional visual sculpture rather than just a flat image was very enticing for us.
Because the Black berry storm2 phone works probably,BBDO wanted to show case the quality while also targeting audiences where they might be using mobile phones,or as they're about to travel highlight how the phone could take users across the entire planet,from the USA to England to Africa,Asia and back again swirling around the Black berry are compelling visuals of miniature worlds natural environments managers City Scapes,Monumonts and other iconography indigenous to each of these global region projected in to the environment in a holographic 3D illusion.

Monday, March 28, 2011

Kingston technology Collabrates with 20th century Fox's RIO.
Kingston Digital,INC., the flash memory affiliate of kingston technology company INC., the independent world leader in entertainment to offer special "RIO" themed packaged data traveller 101 4GB Flash drive and value RAM.
This strategic partner with the twentieth century Fox,who will be releasing the animated featured film RIO, in cinemas worldwide.This special edition will be available in themed packaging and each package will have graphics which will represent the lovable characters of RIO.The film,made by the creators of the successful ice age franchise,focuses on Blu, A domesticated Mascaw living in minnestoa with his owner,Linda,When Blu and his owner discover that he may be the last of his kind expect for one female mascaw in Rio de Janeiro named jewel.They head down to RIO find her.This 3D creation features voice work from Anne Hathaway and Jessee Eisen berg.
Applicable only on kingston's Data traveller 101 4GB flash drive and value RAM.These products will be launched in India,Taiwan, and Tailand by end of the March 2011.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Mixamo Fast character Animation for unity Developers.
The dynamic integration of mixamo's online Animation service with in the unity asset store allows developers to quickly and Easily animate their characters directly inside unity.
Mixamo inc. announced the integration of Mixamo's online animation service with in the unity asset store digital content market place.Mixamo's ever expanding repository of animation is now accessible to developers immediately in the unity development platform via a free plug in.providing an in-editor means to browse customize and purchase character animation.
A striking depature from the conventional labor intensive and time consuming character animation work flow,game developers can now animate characters in an intuitive and flexible way right inside unity,while at the same time tapping into thousands of professional animations and motion capture data.a user can simply select a character from their game project and browse the animation collection to find the perfect motion,previewed directly on their character customization is quick and easy using the animation dynamic they are looking are looking for.
"We want to make the process of creating animations for game character as simple and quick as possible while still giving to the developers freedom and interactivity,"said mixamo co-founder and CEO, stefano corazzo.
"The unprecedented extendibility of the unity editor allowed us to convert what is usually a long process in to a real time fun experience.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

DQE Announces 3D feature film release slate
DQE entertainment the global entertainment animation production and distribution company,announces its 3D feature film release slate currently under development,to be released starting onwards through 2014.
The company will release three 3D feature films starting 2012--13,with one release planned every year.
  1. The jungle book(2012-2013)
  2. The new adventure of peter plan(2013-14)
  3. The Phonenix and the flying concept (2013-14) These feature films are to be produced at a global budget of $25-30 million each.
The DQE feature film slate will be lead by the flagship properly of DQE,The jungle book 3D TV series,which has great success recently after being broad cast on leading networks such as TF1-France,ABC-Australia,BBC-UK,Disney-SE Asia,ZDE TV-Germany,TVO Canada,EBS Korea,and several other globally.The first season of The jungle book TV series in 3CG,has been sold in over 160 countries and has already been green lit for a season.
The company will further present these productions at the feature film makers at cannes and AFM with a view to appoint sales agent and distributors world wide.
The company has recently produced a 3D animated stereoscopic feature film "The prodigies"with onyx films and file life films,france to by distributed by warner Bros picture and studio 37,france.This brilliant action adventure animated 3D film is fast under completion and will soon be released world wide.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Bambi Bounds Blu-ray.
The Walt Disney studio proudly announces the addition of BAMBI to its coveted cutting-edge Blu-ray diamond collection line-up of Disney's greatest animation released from the Disney vault for a limited time only.
BAMBI Diamond Edition features the love able and adorable wide-eyed fawn and his forest friends in Blu-ray high-definition on March 1,2011.
The diamond Edition debut of BAMBI,Walt fifth full-length animated classic is an endearing tale about a young prince of the forest who learns valuable life-lessons about friendship,love,and the miracle of life.The movie is a must-own coming-of-age story that Walt Disney studios Home entertainment has especially experience with a newly enhanced digital restoration,enhanced picture and sound,game,activities and more.
The new BAMBI,Diamond Edition will be available as a 2-Disc Disney combo back(Blu-ray+DVD) for the suggestes retail price of $39.99.US/$ 46.99 canada,a high definition movie download for the suggested retail price of $19.99 US/$39.99 canada,and 1 or a standard Definition movie download for the suggested retail price of $14.99 US /$24.99 canada.
Those who wish to own the standard definition DVD version of BAMBI will need to wait seven additional weeks-untill April 19,2011
Disney's new "second screen" technology,which is being introduced for the very first time on the BAMBI Diamond Edition release,will further transform the at-home movie watching experience by empowering viewers with the ability to engage with film content on multiple media platforms and bring them to life in their own hands at the touch of a bottom by simply downloading the new Disney second screen Apple on to an internet-connected computer or ipad tm and synching it to the movie consumers will instantly be able to drive deeper in to the film by engaging with fun interactive elements like animated flipbook,gallerious,photos,trivia and more.
Autodesk Launched 2012 Digital entertainment creation productions.
Autodesk,INC.announced new release of the company's digital entertainment creation software and middleware.The 2012 versions enable interactive work flows,help users manage completely and provide new creative tools.Autodesk products have been used to create popular movies like Black swan ,chart-topping video games such as medal of honor,prime time television commercials like the Bridgestone carma super bowl ad and hit television shows such as Glee"Movie,video game television audiences are demanding more sophisticated content,Which is causing production complexity to outpace budgets,Marc petit, Autodesk senior vice president, media& entertainment to remain competitive,studio must improve production efficiency and maximize their creative capabilities.
2012 releases harness the latest hardware technology to increase performance and deliver stunning graphics in the viewport,petit continued.we have also enhanced interoper ability and simplified pipeline integration,making it easier for our customers to take advantage of specialized tools set and provided new creative tools for modern production trends like virtual movie making and stereoscopic 3D production.
The 2012 Autodesk Entertainment suites
Autodesk 3Ds max
2012 software delivers a new accelerated graphics core,m Rigids for dynamic rigid -body simulations in the viewport and new sculpting and painting enhancements like the clone brush.
Autodesk maya 2012
software provides significant enhancements to the view port offering full-screen effects,editable motin trails for animation editing in the view port, as well as simulation options.
Autodesk soft image2012
software provides new procedures ICE modeling,integrated syflex cloth simulation,stereoscopic capabilities and multiple core software development kit (SDK) additions.

Autodesk Mudbox 2012
software delivers enhancements to the painting tool set,innovative new UV and Topology-independent work flows,practical poising tools and improved large data set handling.

Autodesk motion Builder 2012
software provides new in view port stereoscopic display and camera rig, a unifield interface and solver for Autodesk Human lk 45 or 2012 middleware,as well as new tools for virtual movie making.

Creative Finishing software for film,Television and commercial post production.
Autodesk Flame premium software combins high-end visual effects and finishing tools with real time color grading in a single solution.The 2012 release features.
Ground breaking new tools that help artists integrate ultrarealistic 3D lighting effects in to compositing.
A range of new tools designed to make 3D compositing as fast and interactive as traditional 2D compositing
Autodesk smoke 2012
software offers a timeline-based all-in-one creative solution for professional finishing on the Macx. The smoke toolest spans color correction,compositing,3D visual effects and stereoscopic 3D and features an efficient complementary work flow with Apple final cut pro.The 2012 release contains:
A redesigned 3D lighting system
Flame FX, a comprehensive new set of creative and technical tool for common finishing tasks,featuring damage,Deform,Edge Detect and Pixal spread,
Autodesk Games Middleware for common Runtime challenges.
Autodesk game middleware technology helps solve known run time challenges ,The new middle ware releases offer the following enhancements.
Autodesk Human lk
Autodesk kynapse
Mirye software ships acclaimed shade 12 3D Modeling and rendering suite for Mac OSX and Windows.

New version of shade has new interface Rendring compatible with 3D TV, better material handling for animation and game development.
Mirye software announces shade12, the powerful modeling,animation and rendring platform for windows and mac OSX32 and 64 bit system.shade 12 features a powerful enhanced rendender that can make use of multiple cores and network rendring using shade gride notes.New features in shade 12.
A completely redesigned interface that intelligently groups related tool sets and allows users to immediatly switch between established workspace, such as modeling,animation and rendring or set up custom workspace.New preview options including GLSL phone rendring (with open GL2 support),task preview rendring and preview stereoscopic 3D.
2D illustration and photo to 3D models.
Sketch modeler makes it easy to turn 2Dillustration in to 3D characters. photo modeler lets you take multiple photographer and turn buildings and objects in them in to 3D objects.
New modeling options.Powerful mirror tool for mirroring geometry tool for deforming and non-destructive cage modeling and deformation for altering geometry,especially for animation.
#D Rendering options Advanced stereoscopic export includes traditional anaglyph (Red/blue.glasses)
3D rendering used in new Blu-ray and 3D capable moniters and Televisions and 3D vision platform shade also supports fujifilms multi-picture object (MPO) 3D format.
Volumetric lights shade's flexible system works hand in hand with other shade technologies, 64 and 128 bit HDRI background in images based lighting (IBL) and more.
support for volumetric materials,unlimited images per material,unlimitedper mesh,making it easier to work with maps created with in shade or importing maps made other software.

Friday, February 18, 2011

TRON:LEGACY Hits the grid,Debuts on Blu-Ray.
The Walt Disney is proud to announce the release of its high-tech, 3D animation powered action packed adventure TRON:Legacy,available April5th on multiple home entertainment,platforms including Blu-Ray,DVD,Digital copy,Movie Download and on-Demand.Also making its long-awaited Blu-ray debut on April 5th is TRON.

the original classic special edition.
sure to light-up fans this spring,TRON:legacy provides consumers with the ultimate Hi-def Blu-ray experience with breath taking 1080p visuals and superior 7.1 surround sounds that bring to life the visually stunning world of TRAN.Taking you further behind the grid are also in-depth bonus features on the making of the film(i.e, creating the futuristic vehicles and world of TRON,Storyline,Mythologies,actors/characters and more) and the all new Disney second screen interactive experience.
Disney second screen transforms the movie watching experience by allowing viewers to explore the story behind the film perfectly synched on a second device
like an ipad team or laptop,without interrupting their enjoyment of the movie.By simply accessing the Disney second screen companion application on their internet-connected device,consumers are able to device deeper into the film by engaging with elements including 360-degree vehicle turnarounds,interactive progression reels,and more
Disney second screen directions and access codes can be found inside the Blu-ray Disc packaging Audio synching is powered by TVPLVS.
The original motion picture score for TRON:legacy ,released by Walt Disney records on December 7,2010, was composed and produced by the iconic and critically acclaimed Grammy Award-winning French duo Draft punk.The album peaked at no.4 on the Bill board 200 and was the highest charting score sound track in over a decade.Walt Disney records will be releasing TRON:legacy RE CONFIGURED, a album featuring 14 remixes of the original motion picture on April5th.

Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed Brings Flawed Dogs to Dream Works Animation.
Dream Works Animation SKG.Inc. announced that Pulitzer prize winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed is bringing Flawed Dogs his previously picture and novel to the big screen for a feature film adaption at the studio.Breathed is best known for creating Bloom country,a 1980's cartoon -comic strip featuring opus the Pengium.He will serve as executive producer of the object.Which Dream Works Animation's head of development Alex schwartz and development executive Damon Ross are overseeing.
Flawed Dogs tells the tabled tale of a dachshund whose dreams are shattered when he is wrongly exiled from his loving human family by a jealous show Dag.Landing in the last Ditch dog Depository,our hero ralies a comically misfit troop of "Flawed" dogs to help him take down his purebred nemesis at the international Dog show championship in Rome.
"In Flawed Dogs,we have a dog movie that has edge as well as heart,which will be inspired by the singularly brilliant.Visual and comedic sensibility of Berkeley Breathed,"said schwartz
A Dream works Animation we are excited to work with him on what we believe to be a universally appealing story that captures the unique and profound relationship between humans and their Dogs".
"All my stories are sparked by a huggest of truth hiding in plain sight.in this case,it's that all animals Dream...but only Dogs dream of us,"
added Berkeley breathed."I look forwared to collabrating with the talented creative team at Dream works Animation to bring flawed Dogs to cinematic life".

Friday, February 4, 2011

Cartoon Network Acquire 10 Australian Cartoons.
CN Acquires short-form animation series from Australian Children's TV foundation.
Cartoon network is continuing its support of local Australian original content with the acquisition of a package of 10 new children's short-form animation series from Australian children's Television foundation.
The comedic animated and live-action shorts will be aired on cartoon network in Australia,New Zealand and Asia, and include Dukes of Boxstonia,monster chef,Black knight white witch,Desdemona,horace is slow motion,itty Bitty Ditties,My strange pet, casa de evil and Laser Beak man.
The 98 episodes are a collaborate effort between ACTF and Australian producers from western Australia,south Australia,victoria,New south wales and Tasmania.
"These Wacky and distinctive series showcase Australia's most talented and innovative animators and we're velly proud of them, and thrilled that their audience will increase exponentially given cartoon networks extensive reach,"said Jenny Buckland,Cheif executive,Officer,Australian Childrens Television foundation.
Each series contains approximately eight to 10 episodes,with each running 45 or 60 seconds long.All the series have an element of comedy with some featuring dialogue and others without it is expected the sorts will launch on cartoon net throught 2011.
"At cartoon we're always looking for great original kid's series to animate their lives,via local partnership or our initiatives such as SNAPTOONS.we're really excited to be associated with ACTF for his unique collection of shorts.They're funny,they're Australian and they're on cartoon!".
said mark Eyers ,Chief content officer,Turner Broad casting system.Asia pacific inc..
All 10 shot-form series are distributed internationally by Australian childrens Television foundation.

Alice In Wonderland Arrives on Blu-ray Movie Download.
With interest in all things.ALICE IN WONDERLAND at all-time high following the record breaking theatrical performance of Disney's epic live-action fantasy adventure,Walt Disney studio home entertainment proudly unveils aone-of- a kind 60th Anniversary special Edition of Walt Disney's original animated version of the Whimsical classic tale ALICE WONDERLAND on Blu-ray-on Feb 1st,2011.
Released just in time for valentine's day,the 60th Anniversary special Edition will be available across the country as a Blu-ray combo back for the suggested retail price of $39.99 in the US and $ 44.99 in Canada,a standard Definition movie download for $29.99 in the US and $ 39.99 in Canada and High-definition movie download for $39.99 in the US and $44.99 in Canada.
The new ALICE IN WONDERLAND 60th anniversary special edition takes viewers on megical adventure like never before with a fantastically odd and fan-filled world of colorful characters in brilliant high-definition and crystal clear sound.Additionally, the disc comes specially-packed with never before seen footage hosted by Kathryn Beaumont, an all new interactive game and more.
In the film,viewers can look forward to following Alice's adventures as she chases the white rabbit on a magical journey in to the fantastical world of wonderland.it's Topsy-Turvy place that gets "curiouser and curiouser" as Alice madcap adventures introduce her to some truly unforgettable characters-the mad hater,March here,Tweedledee and Tweedledum,cheshire cat,the queen of hearts and more.
Its a great animated story that has pleased the eyes and ears of old new generations like,source Walt studio Home Entertainment.

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

'Alice in Wonderland' feature Animation on Blu-ray.
Alice Animation News.
Disney's ageless cartoon version of carole's novel comes to Blu-ray Disc later this week.closing out a relatively busy year for the brand.The animated feature 'Alice in wonderland'(1951), produced by Walt Disney and Ben Sharpsteen, remains a wonderful reflection on the qualification aspects of narrative film making whose creative limits are broken as often as they are established.Walt Disney studios Home entertainment has re-distributed the cartoon numerous times over the years,but this month,Alice wonderland comes Blu-ray.
Alice,of cource, is a bored little girl who would rather not be listening to her elder sister read on about the historical efforts of William the first of England.And so dhe dreams.Alice decides to go down the rabbit hole,go on a marvelous adventure to think,feel,and do everything that is in every way logical in an illogical world.that is to say,in Alice in wonderland.one board little girl eschews the affairs of reality in favour whirling and swirling fantasies where rabbits carry over sized pocket watches and slightly obtuse queens are always up for a good card game.
Alice wonderland, embarks on an off-kilter adventure.That sets the once quite logical and straight forward girl in the blue dress set against an entire universe of clever contradictions and delightful word play.
Alice wonderland offers viewers with what every good dream strives to provide: memorable personalities enchanting ridless, and an Academy Award nominated sound track.
Disney's Blu-ray release of Alice in wonderland is scheduled for Tuesday,February1st,2011($39.99), and will include a standard disc DVD as well.

Friday, January 28, 2011

Lion King,Beauty and Beast rendered in Blu-Ray 3D
Lion King ,Beauty and Beast rendered in blu-ray 3D continuing its leadership in the advancement animation entertainment and marketing the most significant title commitment to the growing Blu-ray 3D market,The Walt Disney studio has announced plan to release at least 15 of its films for in-home viewing on Blu-Ray 3D in 2011.
Among the stellar list of films to debut on 3D include beloved and celebrated animated classics THE LION KING and BEAUTY and BEAST recent theatrically release including the acclaimed box-office smash hit TANGLED,plus many others to be announced will release day-and-date and packaged with the Blu-ray 2D version.

"As our contemporary library of 3D continues to grow,and the original artist and filmmakers maticulously,dimensionalize their work for release on the Blu-ray format,we will be offering movie lovers the most incredible in home entertainment experience they will ever have".
noted Lori Macpherson,Executive vice president and General manager,Walt Disney studio home entertainment.
"In addition to offering new release day-and-date in 3D and further commenting our leadership in the marketplace,we're thirilled that consumers will have exclusive Blu-ray 3D experience of two of the most celebrated Disney animated feature, THE LION KING and BEAUTY and BEAST, in their homes".
Also included among the titles slated for release in 2011 are BOLT,THE MEET THE ROBIN SONS,TIM BURTON'S, THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS,G-FORCE and CHICKEN TITLE.
These titles will join the Walt Disney studio's recent 2010 Blu-ray 3D release ALICE THE WONDERLAND, DISNEY A CHRISTMAS CAROL and STEP UP3,bringing Disney's list of available Blu-ray 3D titles for the home to nearly 20 in all.
In addition to the film being in 3D, each disc will include the matically linked 3D menus,3D previews of coming-attractions Trailers and an introduction to the eye-popping world of Disney blu-Ray 3D featuring beloved character's Timon and Pumbaa from THE LION KING.

Tom Kenny Voice of Sponge Bob Square pants to host 38th Annual Annie Awards.
Tom Kenny, the voice of the wildly successful film and television character "Sponge Bob Square pants" is set to host this year's 38th Annual Annie Awards on Saturday, February 5,2011,at UCLA's Royce hall.The black-tie evening begins with a Pre-reception at 5.p.m followed by the Annie Awards ceremony at 7.p.m and post-award party immediately following the ceremony.All event will be held at Royce hall."ASIFA-Hollywood is thrilled to have Tom Kenny serve as the host of this year's Annie Awards ",says ASIFA-Hollywood president Antran Manoogian.
"Tom's comedic humor and antics should make for a fun and entertaining Award ceremony".
In honor of the year's best in animation,Kenny will be joined on stage by a lively mix of animation luminaries, celebrity presents and comedic talent including animation .
Legend June Foray, James hong, Danica Mckellar,Kevin Michael Richardson,Mike Hendry,Nika fullrman,Brain Regan , corey Burton,jim cummings, and Jhon Demaggio.This year's winsor Mccay recipients are brad Bird,Eric Goldbery and mart Groening.The Winsor Mccay Award stants as one of the highest honors given to an individual in the animation industry in recognition for career contributions to the art of animation.
Often a predictor of the annual Annie Academy for best animate feature, the Annie honor overall excellence as well as individual achievement in a total of 25 categories ranging from best feature, production design,character animation and effect animation to story boarding, writing,music and video acting.Entries submitted for consideration were from productions that originally aired were exhibited in an animate festival or commercially released between January 1,2010 to December 31,2010.
Founded in 1972 by ASIFA member and veteran voice talent June forey.The Annie Awards have grown in scope and stature for the past three decades.
Today ASIFA -Hollywood is the largest of an international network of chapters and supports a range of animation intiatives through its membership currently projects include an animation achieve,library and museum,classes,and screening and animating film preservation efforts.
Tom Kenny,Sponge Bob square pants,38th Annual Annie Awards ,UCLA's Royce Hall,Annie Awards ceremony,ASIFA Hollywood, Antran Mangoogian, june hong,Danica Mckellar,Kevin michael Richard,Mike Hendry,Nika Futterman,Brian Regan,corey Burton,Jim cummings,Jhon Demanggio,winsor mccay.Brad Bird,Eric Goldborg,Malt Groening.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Legends of Bikini Bottom To debut on Face book Before Nick.
Nickelodeon in a first for the network, present "Legends of Bikini Bottom" an anthology of five all new deep-sea sponge Bob square pants animation tablets,premiering online first on face book then on-air on Nick.Guest starring Ginnifer Good win (Big love) any army sedaris (strangers with and "Legend Bikini Bottom" Kick's off with "Trenchbillies" on the sponge Bob square pants Face book page (www.Facebook.com/spongeBob) Thursday Jan 27 at 8.00 p.m
"The next four stories-"sponge Bob-cano","The main Drain""Welcome to the Bikini Bottom Triangle"will premiere on Nickelodeon in an hour-long prime-TV special on Friday Jan 28,at 8.00 p.m.The anthology of all five tables.including the on-air premiere of "Trenchbillies",will air Saturday,Jan 27,from 10.00 to 11.15 a.m(ET/PT) on Nickelodeon.
"The anthology format of "Legends Bikini Bottom" provides a great oppurtunity to try something new where we can give Sponge Bob
's 16 million fans on Face book a first look in addition to new content on-air,"said Brown Jhonson,president,Animation,Nickelodeon and MTVN kids and family group.
New series "Avatar" The Legend of Korra" premiere in 2011.
Nickelodeon has Greenlist avatar:The Legend of Korra,a new animated TV series based on Avatar.
The last Aribender that will premiere in 2011.
The series will focus on a new teenage girl Avatar named Korra, and will take place 70 years after the events in the original series.
The full press release from Nickelodeon follows:
Nickelodeon Green lights.New series from the creators of the animated television hit Avatar:The Last Aribender series creators michael Dimartino and Bryan Konieftz Bring fans a new adventure in the Avatar world The Legend of Korra.
Nickelodeon,the number one produce of Television animation in the world has greenlist a new series from the creators of the Lit animated TV show Avatar.The last Aribender.It was announced today by Brown Jhonson,president,Animation,Nickelodeon and MTVN kids and family group.
The last Aribender,Which has already grossed more then $115 million at the box office to date.
"Mike and Byran have imagined a compelling new story inspired by Aribender Mythology that they so brilliantly crafted when the TV series began,"Jhonson said.
"The new Avatar is not only a girl,but also hot-headed independent and ready to take on the world.
Avatar:The last Aribender was created and executive produced by Micheal Dimartino and Bryan Konietzko.

Roxy and Max get animated!contest.
Encouraging young francophones to make an animated film.
The TFO media group.in partnership with the NFB is launching the ROXY and MAX get animated!contest on its website today.
The contest is aimed at encouraging young Francophones film makers to make an animated film.and is open to Francophones aged 14 to 21 living outside Quebec.Four finalists win professionals
post-production service.at the NFB and will have their films broadcast on TFO.The finalist will be vote at tfo.org/roxymax.visitors to the site will vote for their favourites ,with the winner being announced Nov 14,2011.
The tfo.org/roxy max site features a web series of 13 dramatic episodes starring Roxane and maxime,two students entrolled in an animation course.young web suffers follow them step by step as they make am animated film and find their relationship evolving,viewers can join the adventure too by making their own film and participating in the contest.
Registration gives users access to Toon Boom animation software and to NFB and Toon Boom specialists who can chat with them and help them successfully complete each step.
Asoka-The Hero.

We have seen lot of superhero in the past,who have taken over the imagination of the audience and children in special Shakthimaan is a brand that was quite popular in India in this genre.
However,creating a superhero one who is believe and connect with the audience is very difficult.That is why mythological stories are so popular in India.Where there have been few other superheros.The trend is going to break with Asoka-The hero.it is a 2d animated film that was the story of a young boy,who idolize his father a police men.
The movies is under the banner of illusion interactive and distributed by springboard films-division of PVR pictures,Mumbai.The film has been produced by Gyanendra jain and was directed by Gaurav jain.The hindi language movie is slated to hit the theaters on January 7th,2011.
Asoka-The hero is illusion interactive studio's first animation film.god,haven't they done wonders with an amazing script pulled out of from a simple concept.The experience of the studio in doing shorts and episode contents is quite evident and their core strengths which include concept that and production have come in winning notes.The movie made on a budgets of 2.5 Crore rupees is being released with 50 prints.
To add to the buzz and the eager anticipation are the efforts of the promotional vehicle which is coming up with licensing and merchandising.There are small cricket bats and bags,mugs and various other goodies to be taken home from various events held across.The country,even as we prepare ourselves with the country's next generation superhero.
"Why,I have been asked did i choose to build my myth around the emperor Asoka well to be honest.Emperor Asoka is personal hero of mine.Asoka has been one of the greatest emperors in the country.what is more remarkable is the fact that there are very few have showen the kind of character transformation that Asoka went through.To start with tremendous ambition and drive to gain and wield power and instead pursure peace and make such a critical choice,makes emperor Asoka,an admirable person and role model.His entire existence is a dichotomy and he isnt simply good or bad but much more complex"-Gaurav jain.

Friday, January 14, 2011

Gurinder chadha teams up with Rahman for animated film.
Los Angels,Jan 13(IANS) Britain-based Indian film maker
Gurinder chadha will now make a Bollywood-style animated musical about
monkeys and has roped in Oscar winning composer A.R.Rahman of score music
for the movie.
Titled:Monkeys of Bollywood;the film based in Mumbai revolves around two monkeys
who try to stop an ancient demon from conquering the world.The movie is said to be inspired by Indian epic 'Ramayana',reports variety.com.
chadha and her husband paul berges will produce the Dream Works project.
'Excited about entering the world of Dream Work Animation...................!
Rahman posted on his Twitter,Boardway lyricst stephen schwartz is also attached to if.
'As soon as to heard that Dream works Animation envisioned making an animated
Bollywood movie,
I knew,I wanted to be a part of it.The fact A.R.Rahman got involved made it an even more exciting project.
'variety magazine website quoted schwartz as saying in a statement'.
A superman Podcast
Welcome to the 80th episode of From Crisis to Crisis: A Superman Podcast this podcast
has a simple premise:examine just about every superman comic published between man of steel111 in 1986 to adventures of superman #649 in 2011 in an informative and hopefully entertaining format part index.part commentary,part history lesson.All podcast.
After a week off because mike was stick the boys are back with the first episode of 2011,In this exciting episode Jeff and mike look at the back half of the superman books with an August 1991 cover data.
An old foe returns for the first time in ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN #481 while in action comic #668 superman has to deal with all kinds of wacky theories about lex luthor's death and Jeff has to deal with Mike's impression of Jhon Travolta.Finally the boy barely talk about ADVENTURE SUPER BOY #19 before heading in to else where in the DECU!.
Next week:September 1991 brings with WAR OF THE GODS crossover in SUPERMAN.
THE MAN OF STEEL #3.The superman and lois have a very series talk in SUPERMAN# 59.
You can subscribe to the shows in two ways.First there is the RSS Feed and there is also the
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You can also download the episode directly.

Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Movies in need of a sequel.
Here is our 3D animation studio at media freaks,we are continually exploring ways to expand entertainment one of the best formulas is to build upon one success and that may be the case with movies which may still need some sequels.
There are plenty of movies that have multiple sequels.I 'he begun to think it is considered mandatory for horror films.
Yet,there still seems to be many films that could and should have sequel made.The list could include childrens films,musicals and action films.creating a sequel always has the standard of the first movie to meet and preferably exceed in order to be a success.I imagine this can be intimidating for some producers but it should be a deterrent let's look at 10 possibilities.
  1. Finding Nemo
  2. The Incredibles
  3. The bug's life
  4. Wall.E
  5. Marry Poppins
  6. A Christmas story
  7. Top
  8. Mama Mia
  9. Big trouble in little china
  10. Avatar
I am sure as you read through this risk you through of other films that you would like to see a sequel made for there were certainly many more than 10 that could have been listed.some of these older once may have a remake before they are ever considered for a sequels.
But Avatar and the Incredibles are two.the 100,i will be watching for in the near feature.
''Super natural 'The Animation coming 2011".
The cw's super natural will be going anime in January 2011 to be released in Japan on DVD and Blue-Ray.
"Cinema Today is reporting that highly acclaimed Japanese anime studio madhouse ids producing a 22 episode season of super natural that will cover the first two seasons of the cult cw demon-hunting fovourite srarring jared padalecki and Jensen ackles.
According to their website,this would be first overseas drama to ever be developed by a Japanese animation studio.
"Super natural the animation" will not only remake 'episode of its live-action source' but will also contain original stories never seen before the new original episode will focus on the boys.
Young lives and the adventure of secondary characters.its coming to japan in DVD and Blu-ray formats on January 11,2011.Warned home video is behind the release,and super natural mastermind Eric kripke is created as the anime's creator,which bodes well for those hoping the series is kept firmly in the shows continuity
According to the Anime News Networks
The first volume will ship on January 12 with the first two episodes on February1,the "box 1" set will ship with episode 13 to 22.
There will be a different release schdule for the rental version of the project.
Shigeyuki miya(lupin111:Green vs Red,Aoi Bungaru series,Buzzer Beater and Atsuko Ishizuku (Aoi Bungaku series,are co-directing the projcet.
MADHOUS co-founder Maao Maruyama is serving us executive producer naoya rakayama(Night head,liar game) is supervising the series and takahiro Yoshimatsu(Trigun) is designing the characters .
Super natural returns this fall for its sixth season.

Monday, January 10, 2011

Disney's 50th Animated Feature "Tangled" to hit Indian Screens Jan 21.
After receiving critical plaudits commercial success in the west,Walt Disney Picture's 50th full-length animated feature "Tangled" will hit the Indian Screen Jan 21 in 3D.
"Tangled is the 50th animated film from the walt Disney animated studios.That's remarkable,starting with"Snow white and the Seven Dwarf's (1937).This studio never stopped making animated films.Jhon lasseter ,cheif creative officer,Walt Disney and Pixar Animation studios:said in a statement Directed by Nathan Greno and Byron Aorward,the film features the voice of mandy moore,Zachary levi's and donna murphy Apparently.its also the most expensive animation film fill date,with a budget of $260 million.
The story of the movie is largely based on the German fairy tale "Rapuzel" by the Brothers Grimm.originally titled and marked as "Rapunzel",the animated musical was changed to "Tangled" shortly before its release nov24 in the US.
"Tangled" is not what audience might expect.it is our telling of the "Rapunzel" story,but it has a fresh twist to it.it is so contemporary, so modern,"said lasseter, who is also the principal creative advisor for Walt Disney imagineering.
When the kindom's most wanted and most charming bandit flynn rider(voice of levi)is taken hostage by Rapuzel(voice of moore).A feisty teen with 70 feet of golden hair who's looking for her ticket out of tower.Where she's been looked away for years,the unlikely duo in"tangled" set off on a hilarious,Hair-raising escapade filled with adventure,heart,humour and hair-lots of hair.
The Hollywood foreign press Association also nominated "Tangled" for two golden Globe awards in categories.Best Animated feature film and best original song for "I See the light".
Disney has to its dredit like"pinochio","Bambi","cinderella,Alice in wonderland","peter plan","lady and the tramp","The Jungle Book","The little mermind","Beauty and the best","Aladdin","The lion king",Tarzan" and "The princess and the frog",to nane a few.

Sunday, January 9, 2011

Introducing the Bunch in Bunch of Heroes.

NGD studios begins to unveil the leading characters of its upcoming co operative top-down shooter.NGD studios,an independent game developer and publisher based in Buenos Aires,Argentina,begins to unveil the leading characters of its upcoming co-operative top-down shooter.
The Bunch is a super team of fighters from different parts of the world with an extensive(some would say excessive)experience in combat.They are the only ones that can stop the Alien invasion and their ZombieYTM! Army Tm!.
EI camarada,also known as Red scare known as legendary warrior from Mascow.
A part of the Red army he assisted the cuban revolution,after a shoot passionate romance with an operative called Tanya,he decided to stay in cuba training new revolution aries.
He perfected the exploding tiger Technique While acting a Fiedl's personal bodyguard.
Bunch of heroes is slated for Q2 2011 release for PC on major digital content delivery content.a
Become a hero,Earth needs a bunch of them at least.

Boinx software announces istop motion for the Mac App store
Create Your own movie using Traditional stop motion Animation.
Boinx software today announces istop motion,the company's popular stop motion animation application on the Mac App store.i sto
p motion allows you to create your own movie using traditional stop motion animation.without the need for a script,talented actors,a crew or a huge stage,making movies with i stop motion is fun for everyone.
All you need are some props,your imagination,a camera,and you Mac to creative amazing animations.
What is a Boinx TV.
Boinx TN-version:1.6.2.
Boinx TV turns your Mac in to a TV studio for creating live to Disk.live to internet and live to stage video,Record stunning studio shows,podcasts,sports events,concerts,interview,sermons,seminars and more using you Mac and multiple cameras.
What is i stop motion
Used by educators,professional and amateur film makers all over the world to create astonishing work,istop motion 2 is the tool of choice for stop motion (caka clamation) and time lapse Recording.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Legend 3D Converts Dream Works Animation's 'Shrek ' Trilogy to 3D for Home Viewing.
Legend 3d,the leading innovator in 2d-to-3d catalog film and motion picture conversion technology,today announced that it completed the 3d-to-3d conversion of the most successful animated film franchise of all time.
Dream Works Animation SKG,Inc's shrek,shrek2,and sherk the third these titles have been bundled with the fourth 3d film,shrek forever After,and are now widely available via promotional offer with samsung Electronics.Legend 3D's 3D conversion of the catalog series bring beloved 3D content in to the home.
"Converting the most successful animated franchise of all time was a daunting task that has resulted in a validation of legend 3D's high-quality conversion technology,"said Barry sandrew founder,COO and CTO of legend 3D."completing the conversion of three feature-length CG animated films,and creating such a high-quality product ,was a tremendous achievement".
Rob Hummel,president of legend 3D,added "By working closely with the creative term at Dream Works Animation,our artists were able to deliver a truly compelling 3D experience that enhances these great stories,extending an already rich legacy.we're thrilled to add the shrek collection as the hallmark of our portfolio and know that consumers will enjoy the completely immersive experience that 3D lends to the shrek film series at home".
To creative these valuable 3D assets,legend 3D uses a proprietary 2d-to 3d conversion process,combining skilled artistry with technology to seamlessly enhance film makers storyboard telling and deepen their collections with audience.
The industry-leading conversion process,pipeline and methodology,allow for existing 2D catalog films to be produced in the highest-quality.3D and is quickly becoming an access point for library holders across the globe.
The boxed set of all four films-available in 3D blue-ray and titled shrek:the whole story-makes a great cornerstone for any home.3D collection,As part of a previously announced exclusive promotional program with Dream Works Animation,samsung Electronics is offering consumers who purchase a 2010.samsung 3D TV and 3D Blue-Ray player or home theater system.A 3D starter that currently includes shrek;the whole story

A Happy Medium Between Animation And Live Action.
The blurring of lines between the genres has created opportunities for directors,cinematographers and others to transfer their skills.
When Gore verbinski was directing his upcoming mivie,"Rango",a spaghetti western -like tale set in a desert town overrun by bandits,he did what he typically does:have his principal actors,by Johny Depp and follow east members that include harry dean stanton,Abigail Breslin and Ray winstone ,act out key scenes.
The actors wore western costumers-Deep sported a giant cowboy hat and bandana and wingstone packed a sidearm,They had the usual array of props,including whisky glasses and sawhorses,on a stage at universe that also featured a saloon with a 40-foot-long wooden bar and the requisite swinging doors and even a chuckwagon.
This wasn't run-through for another one of verbinski's big-budget live-action movies.it was all done as part of a 20-day shoot to capture the voice tracks for his forst animated film,"rango",about a chameleon played by Debb with an identify crisis.
In animated movies,actors usually voice the lines of their characters in a recording booth.But verbinski figured he'd draw out more lively dialogue if the actors physically performed their scenes on stage.just like on a live action set.It was just like rehearsing a high school play,said verbinski,best known for directly the first three"Pirates of the caribbean",movies."Why give up on what we do in live action?.
With the extensive use of computer -generated animation,or CG,in movies such the"Pirates"franchise,"Avatar"and"Alice in wonderland",the lines are blurring between live-action and animated pictures in a way that Walt Disney himself could have scarcely imagined.That has created opportunities for directors,cinematography and even production designers to transfer their skills from one medium to another