Monthly Archives: June 2006

New HDTV Color Grading System by Autodesk

Autodesk Lustre HD System Enables Facilities to Offer Creative HD Color Grading Capabilities SAN RAFAEL, Calif.,  — Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK)  launched Autodesk Lustre HD, a new digital color grading system designed

Apple Releases Shake 4.1

Industry Leading Compositing Software Price Cut to $499 CUPERTINO, California—Apple® delivered Shake® 4.1, the first Universal version of its industry leading compositing software and cut its price from $2,999 to $499 to

ILM parts with prod’n unit

It’s the end of an era in special effects. Seeking to shed the last vestiges of its origins as a models-and-miniatures special effects house, Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic is in talks

1st realtime 3D collaborative technology by Caligary

Caligari showcases industry’s 1st realtime 3D collaborative technology at Siggraph. New trueSpace7 Offers Shorter Time to Market and Lowers Overall Project Costs. Caligari Corporation, an award-winning producer of 3D modeling and animation

Ford Motor Company Illustrator uses modo

Luxology LLC, an independent technology company developing next-generation 3D content creation software, announced that Ford Motor Company Illustrator, Chris Szetela has integrated modo 201 into his production pipeline. Chosen for its intuitive

Pixar’s ‘Cars’ Grosses $63 Million for Disney

NEW YORK (Dow Jones) — The Disney-Pixar studios’ movie “Cars” racked up an estimated $62.8 million in ticket sales over the weekend, putting it in fifth place on the list of the

Nvidia announces SLI for Intel’s Core 2 Duo processor

Nvidia today said that it will offer a specially tailored version of its Nforce 500 chipset for Intel’s upcoming Core 2 Duo processors. While the success of the Nforce 4 on Intel

Nvidia not worried about short-lived market share setback

  Despite recent Jon Peddie Research stating that Nvidia’s sequential growth in the PC graphics market lagged behind both Intel and ATI, Nvidia is confident that its second-place position in the market


Holography (from the Greek, ???? – holos whole + ????? – graphe writing) is the science of producing holograms; it is an advanced form of photography that allows an image to be

Holography “father” – Dennis Gabor’s 106th anniversary

In the last days we commemorated the 106th anniversay of Dennis Gabor. He received the Nobel Prize in physics 1971 for his invention and development of the holographic method. Dennis Gabor (Gábor