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Jack The Giant Slayer lands in the UK
Inside the Mind of Leonardo UK TV Premier Announced
The inspiring world of Leonard da Vinci is brought to life by acclaimed BAFTA winning actor Peter Capaldi in a unique 3D dramatised documentary Inside the Mind of Leonardo. Based on the artist’s private journals dating from the Italian Renaissance, the feature will receive its UK television premiere on Sunday 24th March at 9pm on Sky Arts 2 HD, Sky 3D and Sky Go.
Vision3’s Chris Parks was the Stereo Supervisor; Matthew Smith took on the combined role of Stereographer and DOP, while Angus Cameron worked as the VFX supervisor and Post Stereographer.
“Sky Arts and Sky 3D customers will be captivated by the stunning visualisations of his work and by Peter Capaldi’s performance which impassions the eclectic and brilliant mind of this 15th century genius.” - James Hunt, Channel Director of Sky Arts.
Read more here: http://bit.ly/Whw2p0
Life of Pi scoops 3 awards at 3D Creative Arts Awards
The International 3D Society’s Creative Arts Awards ceremony held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Wednesday saw Ang Lee’s Life of Pi collect awards in three different categories; best live action 3D feature, best stereography in a live-action film and 3D moment of the year. Lee was also honoured with the Harold Lloyd Filmmaker Award, presented by Lloyd’s granddaughter Suzanne Lloyd and society co-chairman Tom Cosgrove, CEO of 3net. Lee joins a prestigious group of 3D film makers who have received this award, with previous recipients including Martin Scorsese and James Cameron.
Pixar Animation Studios picked up two awards for Brave; best Animated 3D Feature and best Stereography in an Animated Feature. The best 3D Documentary award went to Storm Surfers an Australian feature documentary following big wave surfers. The 3D Live Event award was given to Paramount Pictures for Katy Perry: Part of Me, while Panasonic received the society’s Century Award for its support if the 2012 Summer Olympic Games 3D broadcasts from London.
The annual awards ceremony, now in its fourth year, bestows a total of 25 awards for “distinguished achievement” in 3D creative content in both feature film and broadcast categories. “Our theme for the night was ‘Our Story Begins.’ Our honourees demonstrated that 3D is really just beginning to tell its story. But, the quality and breadth of content is very impressive,” said Society President, Jim Chabin.
Read the full list of winners here: http://bit.ly/12v9gyY
Vision3’s Adam May speaking at Canada’s ‘3D FWD’ Conference
The Canadian chapter of the International 3D Society will be holding a two day 3D conference in Vancouver on the 24th and 25th of January. 3D [FWD] will bring together 3D experts from around the globe to explore emerging 3D concepts and tools.
Vision3’s Adam May has been invited to appear on a panel entitled “Telling Your Story in 3D” and will be discussing what to consider when conceiving, developing and creating a 3D project. He will appear with Disney’s Robert Neuman and Pixar’s Joshua Hollander, with the session moderate by Buzz Hays.
Read more about the conference here: http://3dsociety.ca/
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