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Ultimate Scalability: BVE 2016

Wednesday, 17 February 2016

Ultimate Scalability: BVE 2016

It’s that time of year again - with the Broadcast Video Expo just a week away, we’re busy getting everything ready for the show. Our CTO Lee Danskin will be chairing a panel discussion about how companies can meet the challenge of scaling up their pipeline to meet the demands of a 4K workflow.

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens wins the 2016 BAFTA for Best Special Visual Effects

Monday, 15 February 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens wins the 2016 BAFTA for Best Special Visual Effects

Our congratulations go to Chris Corbauld, Roger Guyett, Neil Scanlan and Paul Kavanagh for their BAFTA win last night. Roger Guyett particularly thanked Ben Morris and Mike Mulholland at ILM’s London office – which we kitted out particularly for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, so we’re feeling a bit proud too.

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VES presents Labyrinth with effects team Q&A

Monday, 08 February 2016

VES presents Labyrinth with effects team Q&A

Last Sunday was cold and damp in central London, but it didn’t stop the popcorn queue curling round the block of the Prince Charles Cinema. We were out in force to see the Visual Effects Society’s presentation of Labyrinth, sponsored by Escape Technology in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Escape Technology partners with Marvelous Designer

Thursday, 28 January 2016

Escape Technology partners with Marvelous Designer

Escape Technology is now the exclusive UK reseller of clothing modelling tool, Marvelous Designer.

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MARI wins a technical Oscar

Wednesday, 27 January 2016

MARI wins a technical Oscar

There’s been the usual debate round the office ahead of this year’s Oscars ceremony, but one gong is beyond contest – and not just because it’s already been awarded.

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“A kind of homespun feeling” - talking effects with the team behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

“A kind of homespun feeling” - talking effects with the team behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens

There’s been a lot of talk about how Star Wars: The Force Awakens returns to the style of the original trilogy, complete with old faces, (actually funny) comic touches and even a souped-up Death Star threatening intergalactic peril.

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Games London launches

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Games London launches

London is known for many things. And it’s about to become a major game development hub too.

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Doctor Who artists burst to the cloud

Monday, 18 January 2016

Doctor Who artists burst to the cloud

We’re talking about cloud rendering a lot right now. It was a major theme at SIGGRAPH 2015, where Google showcased their Cloud Platform, and we were excited about partnering with them last September.

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Autodesk 2 year 0% Finance offer - don’t miss out!

Friday, 15 January 2016

Autodesk 2 year 0% Finance offer - don’t miss out!

This offer has now expired Valid until the end of Jan 2016, you might be interested to learn about Autodesk’s two-year 0% finance offer that includes all Autodesk products as well as perpetual licenses, Autodesk Maintenance Subscription and Autodesk Desktop subscriptions. 

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Untangling display cables

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Untangling display cables

One question we get asked fairly often in the support team is about connecting computers and displays.

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