The Association of Motion Picture Sound has awarded Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley the 2014 AMPS Award for Excellence in Sound for a Feature Film for their work on Whiplash.
The suspense thriller Marshland (La Isla Mínima) is Spain's film of the year, nominated for seventeen Goya Awards.
Visualization house Proof Inc. provided extensive previs and postvis services to two major feature films that have been Oscar nominated for Best Visual Effects for 2014: Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
The American Society of Cinematographers has nominated three cinematographers for the Spotlight Award.
Movio is a finalist in the New Zealand International Business Awards.
Rising Sun Pictures visual effects supervisor Tim Crosbie is part of the team nominated for an Academy Award for Best Achievement in Visual Effects for the film X-Men: Days of Future Past. Crosbie supervised the team of RSP artists involved in creating the film’s exuberant Kitchen scene where time appears to stand still as the speedy Quicksilver darts about the Pentagon cafeteria to foil guards attacking a group of mutants. Also named in the nomination are Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora and Cameron Waldbauer.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors has announced the nominees for the 62nd MPSE Golden Reel Awards.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 21 scientific and technical achievements represented by 58 individual award recipients will be honored at its annual Scientific and Technical Awards Presentation on Saturday, February 7 at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills.
The Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers association was the recipient of the esteemed Philo T. Farnsworth Award by the Television Academy at the 66th Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards Ceremony. At the same time, SMPTE Life Fellow Larry Thorpe received the Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award.
IntoPix has received a Technology and Engineering Emmy Award for breakthroughs in the transporting video with JPEG 2000 Broadcast Profile in MPEG-2 TS over IP Networks.