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News Archive for October 2012

Wildscreen Festival 2012 is here Date: 15th October, 2012

The Bristol-based biannual event is back and in its 30th year, celebrating and supporting the wildlife and environmental film-making industry.  With a wide variety of festival programming, one of the many highlights is the 2012 Wildscreen Panda Awards on Thursday 18 October.  The team at ONSIGHT is extremely delighted to see three of our projects shortlisted, in which we provided groundbreaking camera and post solutions.


Congratulations to our clients Atlantic Productions for Flying Monsters 3D (Sky) and Oxford Scientific Films in association with Principal Large Format (National Geographic Channels) for Meerkats 3D.  Both have been nominated for the 'Best 3D Award'…

 
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ONSIGHT to give BBC's Mr Stink the 3D treatment Date: 11th October, 2012

The team is thrilled to facilitate the BBC's Mr. Stink in both 3D and 2D.  The new project is shooting in the UK, starring Hugh Bonneville, Sheridan Smith and Johnny Vegas.  From this week's Broadcast Magazine, details of our involvement are announced as seen here.

 

ONSIGHT is providing cameras and stereoscopic post-production services for Mr Stink, the BBC’s first scripted 3D programme.

 

The facilities provider is supplying 3ality Technica Atom and P+S Technik Freestyle rigs, with Red Epic cameras and Angenieux Optimo matched lenses for the adaptation of David Walliams’ children’s book, which started shooting this week.

 

 
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3ality Technica expands European presence through formal agreement with ONSIGHT Date: 11th October, 2012

ONSIGHT is proud to have strengthened our ongoing relationship with 3ality Technica.  For more info, our joint press release is below.

 

U.S-based 3ality Technica, the world’s leading 3D production technology innovator and provider, has formalized its long-term relationship with its European service partner ONSIGHT, with ONSIGHT acting as an independent 3ality Technica service contractor for all of Europe.  ONSIGHT joins existing service partner Arri-Media to enhance the level of service offered across 3ality Technica's product lines.

 

ONSIGHT is best known for its 3D documentary films, dramas, and sports, utilizing 3ality Technica systems and technology in productions…

 
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ONSIGHT provides shoot to post services for the new Epic series of Red Dwarf Date: 3rd October, 2012

Red Dwarf returns to television with its tenth series, Red Dwarf X. Produced by Grant Naylor Productions, ONSIGHT was awarded the contract for cameras and post. Writer and Director Doug Naylor of Grant Naylor Productions remarked, “Using ONSIGHT worked really well for us. Their expert ability to provide not only a shoot solution, but also full post production, has allowed us to use top end cameras and post tools on a TV budget.”

 

The sci-fi comedy’s brand new installment sees the classic characters, Rimmer, Lister, Cat and Kryten, back on their ship and facing fresh…

 
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