VES Educational Event - Practical Lighting

VES Educational Event - Practical Lighting

The Toronto branch of the Visual Effects Society is running a fantastic educational workshop on April 8th.    The description of the event is:

Please join Director of Photography and Visual Effects Supervisor David Stump, ASC for his popular and informative one-day seminar geared toward helping digital artists develop the sensibilities and sensitivities of a cinematographer.

Artists settle with Disney for 100 million

Artists settle with Disney for 100 million

Disney settled with the artists they had been cheating.  Disney had been the last studio to settle, so this ends a particularly shameful chapter in the history of worker relations with studios.  VFX Soldier had a nice article about this years ago, and full credit goes to Pando.com for their consistent reporting of this story.  Aside from the settlement news, there's lots of nice videos and breakdowns from the past few days in today's update.