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Escape Technology provides​ hardware, software, consultancy and technical support to computer graphics artists. Working with leading ​vendors like HP, NVIDIA, and Autodesk, Escape enhance​s​ and build​s​ pipeline infrastructure for post houses, architects, game developers, automotive designers, ​and commercials agencies throughout the UK and Europe. For over 10 years we’ve been at the heart of creativity. By coupling our industry leading knowledge with key manufacturer partnerships we’re able to offer not only the best advice, but the technology to back it up. Whether you need a new workstation, centralised storage, or even cloud render we’re there when it counts.

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Escape Technology provides​ hardware, software, consultancy and technical support to computer graphics artists. Working with leading ​vendors like HP, NVIDIA, and Autodesk, Escape enhance​s​ and build​s​ pipeline infrastructure for post houses, architects, game developers, automotive designers, ​and commercials agencies throughout the UK and Europe. For over 10 years we’ve been at the heart of creativity. By coupling our industry leading knowledge with key manufacturer partnerships we’re able to offer not only the best advice, but the technology to back it up. Whether you need a new workstation, centralised storage, or even cloud render we’re there when it counts.

    Life After Covid: VFX and Post Production

    Life After Covid: VFX and Post Production

    With lockdown restrictions being eased and film production resuming, what does the future hold for VFX and Post Production? In this episode we talk to Neil Hatton, CEO of UK Screen Alliance, about their post-Covid-19 working guidelines and where we're heading in the coming months.

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    Escape Technology:
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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 1 hr 5 min
    The EASIEST Way To Work In THE CLOUD

    The EASIEST Way To Work In THE CLOUD

    Using the cloud is the most effective way of getting the compute resources you need on demand. But the practicalities of deploying the cloud in your pipeline can be complex at best. Sherpa, a new tool from Escape Technology, is about to revolutionise the way you studios create visual effects in the cloud.

    Recorded in lockdown via Google Hangouts.

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    Sherpa:
    https://sherpa.escape-technology.com

    Remote working:
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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 33 min
    DECENTRALISING VFX has already begun

    DECENTRALISING VFX has already begun

    Decentralising visual effects has become more feasible thanks to the cloud. We talk to Glasgow based Fix FX about how they're working with modern technologies to facilitate a culture of positive outsourcing among CG artists.

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    Sherpa - Cloud Infrastructure Made Simple:
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    1% Finance From HPFS:
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    Fix FX:
    www.fixfx.uk/

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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 37 min
    WHY you need a REMOTE SUPPORT team

    WHY you need a REMOTE SUPPORT team

    How do you support a content creation studio like Vine FX from a distance? Jason Jenner talks to Vine's founder, Michael Illingworth, about how he uses remote technical support services to keep his team working.

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    Solutions For Remote Working:
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    Vine FX:
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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 38 min
    The BEST Kept Secret For REMOTE WORKING

    The BEST Kept Secret For REMOTE WORKING

    Possibly the best kept secret for CG artists working from home is HP's Z Central Remote Boost. It's software that comes bundled with every Z series workstation and enable staff to use their machines from anywhere in the world.

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    HP Z Central Remote Boost: www.escape-technology.com/products/hp/z-central-remote-boost

    Solutions For Remote Working: www.escape-technology.com/remote-working

    1% Finance From HPFS: www.escape-technology.com/news/reduced-financing-rates-from-hpfs

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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 35 min
    Remote Working With Autodesk Flame

    Remote Working With Autodesk Flame

    As the topic of remote working continues, we talk with content studio Coffee & TV about how they work with Autodesk Flame. Recorded via Google Hangouts, Escape Technology's team and special guest Derek Moore delve into the realms of practical workflow choices.

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    Autodesk Flame:
    www.escape-technology.com/flame

    Time To Upgrade Your Flame Hardware:
    www.escape-technology.com/news/time-to-upgrade-your-flame-hardware

    Escape Technology Remote Working:
    www.escape-technology.com/remote-working

    HP Remote Boost:
    www.escape-technology.com/products/hp/z-central-remote-boost

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    Presented by Jason Jenner
    Produced and Edited by Dominic Danson
    An Escape Technology production

    • 43 min

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