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Fantoche is one of the world's most reputed festival for animation and it's an annual occasion held at Baden, Switzerland. The festival kicks off on September 6th and goes on till September 11th. In the 14th International Animation Festival, Claude B
For the first time Fujifilm uses the 4K video capture in its premium SLR-style X-series. Fujufilm X-T2 uses 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III APS-C sensor which was first seen in the X-Pro2 and also comes with an upgraded hybrid AF system which has more focus points. Just like in the X-Pro2, this camera comes with a AF point selection joystick. The shutter speed has also been increased to 1/8000 sec and an overall boost in the response level. This camera comes equipped with a weather shield, just like the one we saw in X-T1. The X-T2 is very much suitable for the field...
One of the most sought after photographers in Turkey, Ara Guler will be honored with the Leica Hall of fame award for his wonderful photography contribution. The lifetime work in photography by Ara made Leica camera AG to honour him with this prestigious award. Turkish photojournalist, Ara Guler was born in Istanbul on 16 August 1928. At 87 years old, Ara is a complex and unforgettable character; he is still sharp, irreverent, funny and philosophical. Ara Guler, arguably His impressive style of photography, which portrays the life in Istanbul and thereby earning...
Nominations for the 68th EMMY awards has already been announced and the winners will be announced on September 18th, 2016, which will be held in Los Angeles. Seven shows which were nominated in 2015, have been nominated agian for 2016 with a new entry 'Phineas and Ferb Last Day of Summer', along-with last year's entries: Archer, Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons, and South Park. Cartoon Network is dominating the other category where it has four nominees: Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Robot Chicken, and Steven Universe. Spongebob Squarepants is the...
"The BFG" - Walt Disney Pictures is a 1982 book adaptation by Roald Dahl, which goes by the same name. It was released on July 1st 2016 in America. Catch the amazing friendship between a giant and a little girl in your nearest IMax theatre. It's has taken quite a while for the much awaited book adaptation movie 'The Big Friendly Giant' to hit the silver screen. Producers Frank Marshall and Kathleen Kennedy began development for a big budget adaptation way back 1991, and Robin Williams was talked about for the lead role in 1998. But it's director Steven...
OIAF(Ottawa International Animation Festival) is one of the biggest animation festivals held in North America. OIAF was founded in the year 1976 to serve as a common floor for animation artists to showcase their creativity. In 1976, only 400 films sent their entries and winners were announced based on the best feature animated film. The scene has drastically changed over a period of many years and there are more than 30,000 attendees and many film entries, which makes it equally tough to select the award winners. This year, OIAF turns 40 and it is open for...
Hyderabad (Indian city) is all set to host the Street art festival, where artists from all around the world can come and exhibit their creativity. This is the first time in Indian history, such a large scale Street art festival is being conducted. “From November 1 to 12th, 2016, St-artindia, art@telangana, and Kalakriti Art Gallery are collaborating to host a street art festival where artists from across the world and the State will choose and execute their work at select locations,” said B.V. Papa Rao, trustee of art@telangana. St-artindia is...
August 1st- 7th is the world breast feeding day and it's celebrated across 120 countries to educate young people about the importance of breast feeding. Mother's milk is the vital nutrition for babies aged 0-2yrs. Nestle India has come up with a breast feeding campaign with a music video which has become a super hit in the internet. 'Superbaby' is an animated video song with babies doing popular moves and also appreciating anyone who shares their mom's chores. Superbaby musical video was conceptualized by McCann and educates the public through the eyes of the...
During the Comic Con international which was held in San Diego on July 23rd 2016, Sega came up with an announcement that a new release, 'Sonic the Hedgehog' 3D game will be available during the holiday's in 2017 . It will be made available for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, NX, and PC. Curently, it's in development mode and it goes by the name 'Project Sonic 2017'. Watch the trailer It's the 25th anniversary for Sonic and Kudos to the people behind this game development. Sega also plans to release 'Sonic Mania' which is a 2D platform adventure for PlayStation 4,...
Logo Designers are invited to send their creative logo design ideas for the Logo design competition being held by MTDC(Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation, INDIA). The competition opened on July 18th 2016 and the last date for submission is August 15th, 2016. The competition is for it's campaign "Visit Maharashtra 2017", so winners will be announced for the best logo and for a catchy tagline. The winning 'Logo Design' entry will be used for a year in the 'Visit Maharashtra 2017' campaign. The competition is valid for people residing in India and across...
Disney research scientists have come up with new technology which can create 3D eyes with just a single photo or a facial scan. Since it uses the parametric model of the eye, this new method uses less time and equipment's than the existing models. "This new method of eye capture enables us to create highly realistic animations for films, games and medical applications and to do so with as little fuss as possible," said Markus Gross, vice president at Disney Research. “After decades of research, facial capture technology is now so advanced that it can...
3D Movie Ghostbusters(2016) which was quite popular in 1984 is not a sequel. It contains a lot of supernatural characters and is a 3D comedy movie. This movie is directed by Paul Fieg and stars Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones and many others. It's all about ghost catching in New York City. Ghostbusters(2016) is all set to release nationwide on July 15th 2016. In the United States and Canada, Ghostbusters is projected to gross $38–49 million in its opening weekend from 3,950 theaters.  Rating :      ...
India Art Festival is conducting it's 6th edition at Nehru Center, Mumbai, India from 06 to 09 October 2016. It is a 4 day art festival, where in the art collectors and artists will be able to interact and communicate directly. This opens a new set of doors for creations and innovations. IAF will be visited by leading art industry experts. IAF brings forth the importance of contemporary, modern and fine art in the new generation. Significance of this festival is to bring forth talented artists from the arts and crafts industry. This is the only art festival in...
HIPA is conducting an international contest and the theme for the year 2016-2017 is called as "The Challenge". This classification is purely intended to incite photographers creativity and life impressions in quest for the visuals that offer expression to the importance of test as they comprehend it from their own experience, and the distinction through which they treat it through a camera lens. The Competition is open for online submissions only (the Submissions), through the Competition Online Registration page available on www.hipa.ae. Submissions will be...
Creating a powerful resume is not just about writing your work history and what you have achieved. It needs to make an emotional impact on the reader and one sure-fire way to accomplish this is by presenting a visually attractive document. With the right selection of font styles, layout and design, you will be able to boost your resume’s visual appearance. Add to that a rich content and you have yourself a powerful marketing tool that will put you on top of the list of qualified candidates.Creativity can give your resume a huge advantage but make sure that...
This year Adobe is about to introduce customisable fonts in photoshop which was shared by Adobe in a sneak peek. In graphic design field variable fonts are relatively new but has a great scope in future. The users are allowed to adjust parts of the font individually in the open type font system. In variable font users can change the weight, width and slant wherein the designers can create their own style of italic look and could choose the bold font with a new look. The variable font option will be part of the properties panel in the next version of Photoshop...