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Events

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Digistor hosts regular live events, demonstrations and webinars in order to provide customers with the latest information from industry specialists throughout the world. We also participate in key industry exhibitions and conferences.

Webinar: Revolutionise Your Workflow With True Cloud Editing

Duration : 1:15 Hour

Forscene and Digistor bring you this not-to-be-missed webinar introducing Forscene. Save time and money on your production with revolutionary cloud-based technology.

06, Sep 2016 10:30am Location : Online Webinar More info & registration

Past Events

NAB 2015

Duration : 6 Days

The NAB show is the world's largest gathering of the media production industry covering the development, management and delivery of content across all mediums. Digistor is sending a contingent to Las Vegas for the 2015 NAB to assess and communicate the developments at the show.

11, Apr 2015 Location : Las Vegas, Nevada Follow the Digistor NAB Blab

SMPTE 2015 Conference & Exhibition

Duration : 4 Days

The biennial SMPTE Conference and Exhibition is the pre-eminent event for suppliers, technologists and content creators in the motion-imaging, sound and broadcast industries. Digistor will exhibit to present the latest integrated solutions and provide opportunities for customers to meet with international vendor guests and staff.

14, Jul 2015 Location : Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park, Sydney View the Digistor Event Website

Chaos Australian Visual Day

Duration : 4 Hours

Join us for a day dedicated to the latest in design visualization workflows.

Autodesk’s Samuel Macalister will present the latest in 3ds Max 2016. Simeon Balabanov of Chaos Group, will share tips and tricks for getting the most out of V-Ray. The Foundry’s Mariana Acuna will reveal details about the NUKE and MODO technology. There is no charge for attendance.

18, May 2015 Location : University of Technology Sydney More info & Registration
20, May 2015 Location : Punthill South Yarra Melbourne More info & Registration

Chaos V-Ray Arch-Viz Workshop

Duration : 3 Hours

CG Specialist Simeon Balabanov will explain best practices for setting up an architectural scene with V-Ray. He will go through the process of building a scene and how best to deal with the challenges of lighting, realistic materials and textures, heavy geometry management, and color corrections. Simeon’s unique tips and tricks will help you to achieve fast rendering and accurate results. There is no charge for attendance.

19, May 2015 Location : University of Technology Sydney More info & Registration
21, May 2015 Location : Punthill South Yarra Melbourne More info & Registration

Autodesk Creative Finishing from NAB 2015

Duration : 2 Hours

Straight from NAB in Las Vegas, introducing the new 2016 Flame Family. The new Flame Family 2016 release is the best release ever, giving you more of the tools you need to help you complete finishing jobs faster. The all-new Flame Family offers complete, flexible workflows for finishing, 3D visual effects and real-time colour-grading in a unified creative environment, even at 4K. David Wood from Autodesk will be demonstrating the latest workflow and creative advancements in the Flame Family, running on the all new, powerful HP z840 platform.

07, May 2015 Location : Digistor Customer Centre Artarmon Sydney More info & registration

Shotgun Software - 101 Webinar

Duration : 1 Hour

Shotgun Software makes project management and pipeline tools that help creative studios track, schedule, review, collaborate, and manage their digital assets. In this webinar you’ll learn how Shotgun Software can effectively manage and track your studio production pipeline, make it easily to collaborate with your team and to review your work seamlessly all in the same application hosted in the cloud.

20, May 2015 Location : Webinar More info & registration

Up Your Awesomeness with Autodesk Shotgun

Duration : 3 Hours

Want to learn how getting the entire team connected can maximize creative time and make life easier for everyone? Come see what hundreds of studios have discovered – that an efficient pipeline can empower the team to be even more awesome.

02, Jul 2015 Location : Auckland - 5pm to 8pm More info & registration
08, Jul 2015 Location : Melbourne - 5pm to 8pm More info & registration
22, Jul 2015 Location : Sydney - 5pm to 8pm More info & registration

AEAF Awards Screening 2015

Duration : Evening from 6:30pm

AEAF Awards Screening is your chance to view the finalists and winners in each category at an evening with the artists. Cocktail Reception 6:30 - 7:15 pm followed by the screening.

Digistor is a proud sponsor of the Australian Effects & Animation Festival

19, Aug 2015 Location : Chauvel Cinema, Paddington Book Tickets

AGDA New Frontiers / VFX, Motion and Sound

Duration : 6:30pm

Design is constantly evolving into new directions, always pushing the boundaries and changing the very nature of the role of a designer. New Frontiers, is a series of talks that will attempt to shed some light on these lateral shifts and evolutions. We aim to bring innovators, designers, and creative thinkersworking at the cutting-edge of design, to share insights, experiences, and ideas. Hear from Tim Clapham, Director at LUXX and Robert Stock at AIRBAG, along with Tone Aston and Johnny Green from Rumble Studios. An AGDA event presented in partnership with the Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences.

07, Sep 2015 Location : Powerhouse Museum, Ultimo More info & tickets

Melbourne AE+C4D Meetup

Benjamin Ducroz

Working with found objects and visual abstraction, Benjamin blends stop motion with computer graphics. His work has been exhibited in galleries and festivals across the world.

Attendees can win Cineveristy trials and a prize for a full subscription to this essential learning resource for Cinema 4D.

23, Sep 2015 6:30pm Start Location : The Loop, Melbourne Check out the Facebook event

3ds Max in Game Development with Edward Blanch

In this webinar, Edward Blanch will give you a breakdown on the information that is transferred from your modelling program to your game engine and outline the elements used and where they can be found. Introduction by David Zwierzchaczewski, Autodesk Animation Tech Specialist.

16, Sep 2015 Location : Webinar Register Now

Melbourne DLFDrinks

Digital Labourers' Federation (DLF) monthly drinks meetup. Sponsored by Digistor.

02, Oct 2015 6:30pm Start Location : Water Rat Hotel, Melbourne More Info

Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP)

Duration : 2 Days

Game Connect Asia Pacific (GCAP), sponsored by Digistor, is Australia’s premier game development conference, focusing specifically on skills development, addressing industry trends and international business matching. GCAP delivers thought provoking, creative and innovative sessions covering programming, art, design, management and more, from leaders in the local and international game development industry.

28, Oct 2015 Location : Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre More info

Reference to 3D Render in Maya: A hard surface modeller's journey

In this webinar, Tom Revill will take you on a journey from reference image to the final render. Showing you what Maya and Mudbox can do with some insight into workflows, methods and techniques. Tom's talk will give you key tips, tricks and a better understanding of the new tools in Maya.

21, Oct 2015 10.30 AM AEST Location : Webinar More info

Architectural Visualization with Cinema 4D Webinar

Duration : 1 hour

Discover the benefits of using Cinema 4D for a variety of tasks including landscape design, modeling and rendering using a variety of general purpose 3D tools.

  • Learn about the new SketchUp connection
  • Use motion graphic techniques for semi-automatic landscaping, texturing, and modeling.
  • Enhance your renderings with a few clicks using Radiosity Maps.
  • Produce your reflective surface materials with the new reflectance channel.
  • Transform 2D into 3D and composite buildings into photographs.

27, Oct 2015 5:30 PM Location : Webinar More info

Shared Storage for Adobe CC Collaborative Workflows

Duration : 1 hour

Join Studio Network Solutions as they present a live Adobe Creative Cloud workflow demo using the EVO Shared Storage Server with ShareBrowser.

You will see:

  • How workflow defined shared storage can increase productivity
  • How to overcome the unique challenges of the Adobe Creative Cloud workflow
  • How intuitive project locking features enhance your team's collaboration
  • The value of powerful and easy to use media asset management
  • How EVO provides an end-to-end workflow from ingest to delivery

03, Dec 2015 10:30am Location : Webinar Register now

Media Asset Management & Data Lifecycle - Professional Workshop

Duration : 2 hours

Informative, expert presentations plus live demonstrations of integrated workflow solutions for asset and data management. Utilising state-of-the-art technology and software, you'll see the tools and technology in action and have the opportunity to interact with presenters and demonstrators.

04, Feb 2016 8:30am & 5:30pm Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration
10, Feb 2016 8:30am & 5:30pm Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration
17, Feb 2016 8:30am & 5:30pm Location : Punthill, Melbourne More info & registration

VFXJam Character & Animation Masterclass

Duration : 3 Days

Chris Sasaki (Pixar Production designer) focuses on character design and explores all areas from inspiration to the practicalities of production. Andrew Gordon (Pixar Directing Animator) brings his wealth of knowledge and experience for a day of lectures and practical exercises. Day three is your opportunity to get feedback. You will have the chance to share a 2 min reel with Andrew, Chris and your fellow animators.

Enter here for a chance to win a free ticket for all 3 days.

19, Feb 2016 Location : Sydney More info & registration
15, Feb 2016 Location : Melbourne More info & registration

Fast Collaborative Media Production with Avid MediaCentral

Duration : 2 hours

Join Digistor and Avid for a presentation plus live demonstration of Avid’s groundbreaking MediaCentral | UX platform and how it delivers the ultimate in media production flexibility, enabling you to work how, when, and where you want.

02, Mar 2016 8:30am & 5:30pm Location : Avid Technology More info & registration
03, Mar 2016 8:30am & 5:30pm Location : Avid Technology More info & registration

AJA 4K and UltraHD Workflows

Duration : 3 Hours

Join AJA Video Systems for this not-to-be-missed event to see how best to make the move to 4K and UltraHD complete and enable smooth 4K and Ultra HD pipelines. See the new 4K/UltraHD production and post-production technologies from AJA in action in live real-world workflows.

08, Mar 2016 2:00pm Location : Hotel Urban, St Leonards, Sydney More info & registration
10, Mar 2016 2:00pm Location : Punthill South Yarra Grand, Melbourne More info & registration

Experience Autodesk Flame "Unleashed"

Duration : 2.5 Hours

These one-off sessions provide hands-on experience with Flame in a class led by renowned Visual Effects & Finishing Artist, David Wood. Unleash your creativity and register Now.

05, Apr 2016 9:30am / 2:00pm Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration
06, Apr 2016 9:30am / 2:00pm Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration

Autodesk Flame "Unleashed" Melbourne Launch

Duration : 2 Hours

This one-off event exclusive to Melbourne provides a presentation and demonstration of the new Flame led by renowned visual effects and finishing artist, David Wood. Unleash your creativity and register Now.

07, Apr 2016 5:000pm Location : Water Rat Hotel, Melbourne More info & registration

Leveraging Advanced IP Workflows & The Cloud

Duration : 2 Hours

This exclusive, small-group breakfast briefing will help you develop the strategies to exploit the latest developments in advanced workflows for the creation, distribution, re-purposing, and archiving of media assets.

15, Jun 2016 8:30am Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration
20, Jun 2016 8:30am Location : Digistor Customer Centre, Sydney More info & registration
23, Jun 2016 8:30am Location : Punthill, Melbourne More info & registration

Melbourne Motion

Method Studios compositor Mike Gibson will be untangling the node graph and explaining Nuke to those that may have never dared to use it. This will be a real ‘101 course’ with detailed explanations and practical examples. If you have ever been curious about Nuke, this session is for you.

12, Jul 2016 18:30 Location : Loop Bar, Melbourne More Info

AEAF Awards & Speaker Program 2016

Digistor is a proud sponsor of AEAF, an international competition and screening and speaker program, now in its 19th year with entries from around the world.

AEAF Awards Screening is your chance to view the finalists and winners in each category at an evening with the artists. Cocktail Reception 6:30 - 7:15 pm followed by the screening.

16, Aug 2016 Location : Chauvel Cinema, Paddington Find out more

Chaos V-Ray Down Under Tour & Master Classes

Chaos Group tour of Australia to demonstrate the latest features and techniques for V-Ray. You’ll also have the chance to get hands-on with the software, and a rare opportunity to become a V-Ray certified professional.

22, Aug 2016 9:00am Location : AIE Campus Sydney More info & registration
24, Aug 2016 9:00am Location : Hilton Hotel Brisbane More info & registration
26, Aug 2016 10:30am Location : CG Spectrum Melbourne More info & registration