Jon Peddie Blogs

It’s never business as usual in the film industry

Posted by Kathleen Maher on July 31st 2013 | Discuss
Categories: Blogs, Content Creation,
Tags: siggraph khronos peddie vfx jon visual magic

Kathleen Maher

A ruthless commitment to cooperation drives business The Siggraph show is just about our favorite show of the year. I love movies and Jon knows just about everyone in the business. Come to think of it, by this time we both know an awful lot of people in the graphics

Tempests in tea pots, real time

Posted by Kathleen Maher on July 17th 2013 | Discuss
Categories: Blogs, Content Creation,
Tags: opengl microsoft siggraph webgl api photosynth khronas

Kathleen Maher

Siggraph is almost here. For some this is a small show – and tragically it’s getting smaller, but it’s our favorite show in the world. It’s where our roots are. Over the years the show has been dominated by the Hollywood forces; more&rsquo

Change is what should happen to other people

Posted by Kathleen Maher on July 15th 2013 | Discuss
Categories: Blogs, Content Creation, Engineering and Development,
Tags: pc x-box apple microsoft mac pro

Kathleen Maher

Jon Peddie has observed that technologists write continuously about the death of the PC but more often than not we’re all using PCs as we write to mourn its passing. Most workers in the western world do their work on PCs and that includes cashiers as well as