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Only 2 Weeks Until Siggraph!

One of the presenters taking #Siggraph2014 into the Amazon is Karyn Monschein, Camera & Staging Technical Lead and Final Camera & Staging Artist.

Along with her department, she helped develop the cinematography that captured the grandeur and scope of the Amazon in #Rio2. Out of the 14 years Karyn has been in the industry, she has spent 9 years at Blue Sky. Karyn has ...


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These Birdies Have Flown to the Top!

...and have landed in Variety (click here) for Rio 2's top spot on home video sales!

Don't forget to bring home Rio 2 on Blu Ray, DVD & Digital HD! Variety  #Rio2


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We're one week closer to Siggraph! Meet one of our presenters, Dave Barksdale!

Dave Barksdale is the Fur Lead Technical Director and has been grooming and developming fur for the past 8 years at Blue Sky. On Rio 2, Dave was responsible for the support of furred environmental assets from creation to final render. Dave has never presented at Siggraph, he is really looking forward to being a part of the conference this year!


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The Countdown to Siggraph 2014 is on!

Check back each week to get to know this talented group!


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Blue Sky at the Annecy Animation Film Festival!

Director Carlos Saldhana and Art Director Tom Cardone had a great trip to the Annecy Animation Film Festival last week! A big thanks to all the people who stood in line in the heat to see 'The Making of Rio 2' presentation on Monday. Luckily, it cooled down at night so everyone could enjoy the open air screening of Rio 2!


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Cubicle of the Month: The Original Tree House!

When looking back on Blue Sky's history, a certain cubicle comes to mind.

The Tree House is one of Blue Sky’s staples- the first of many creative cubes to decorate the studio and become a significant part of the company culture.

However, before Blue Sky made the move to Greenwich, CT, the studio was based in White Plains on the 17th floor ...


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