COMPANY 3 ACQUIRES SIXTEEN19

August 23, 2019
Aug. 23, 2019

Strategic Acquisition Expands Editorial, VFX and Mobile Dailies Services LOS ANGELES, CA – August 23, 2019 – Company 3, a subsidiary of Deluxe Entertainment Services, today announced that it has acquired Sixteen19, a world-class creative editorial, production and post services company Read More

Let’s Hear it for ‘The Boys’

August 6, 2019
Aug. 6, 2019

Amazon series The Boys, renewed almost immediately after the first eight-episode season dropped, was a significant effort for Company 3’s TV department and especially colorist Siggy Ferstl and Online Editor Heydar Adel, who commenced work on the highly-ambitious, visual-effects-intensive series over Read More

Dream Team: Finishing Marvel Studios’ ‘Avengers: Endgame’

June 3, 2019
Jun. 3, 2019

Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame capped off over a decade-long string of inter-connected hit motion pictures set in the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) and the world has responded with 2.5 billion dollars (and counting). Company 3 Supervising Finishing Artist Steven J. Scott, who brought Read More

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ – Color of the Depths

May 30, 2019
May. 30, 2019

Titan monsters, previously believed to exist only in mythology, are imperiling the world in Warner Bros.’ and Legendary Pictures’ Godzilla: King of the Monsters and you can bet that’s going to lead to some breathtaking battles involving the likes of Mothra, Read More

Coloring John Wick’s Lush World

May 20, 2019
May. 20, 2019

Called an “instant action classic” by Entertainment Weekly, John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum, the number one box office draw this weekend, pushes the limits of the already wildly kinetic world of former assassin John Wick (Keanu Reeves) even further than Read More

Lumiere Awards 2019

January 31, 2019
Jan. 31, 2019

We’re all incredibly thrilled about the results of the 2019 Advanced Imaging Society’s Lumiere Awards. The ceremony, which recognizes Distinguished Technical and Creative Achievement, was held last night at Warner Bros. Studios. Awards are voted on by successful members of Hollywood’s technical community Read More

RGB and RBG: Siggy Ferstl on Coloring Ginsburg Biopic

January 10, 2019
Jan. 10, 2019

Although it’s a period piece, Focus Features’ On the Basis of Sex is as timely right now as ever. Directed by Mimi Leder (The Leftovers, Shameless), the film looks at Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones), from her formative Read More

Don’t Look Now!: ‘Bird Box’ and its Vision of Terror

January 3, 2019
Jan. 3, 2019

Malorie (Sandra Bullock) and her two children fight for survival in a world overtaken by an unexplained phenomenon causing strange visions throughout the world that drive many who look at them insane. Bird Box, which broke Netflix viewership numbers almost as Read More

The American Cinematographer Podcast on ‘First Reformed’

January 2, 2019
Jan. 2, 2019

Check out this very cool podcast from American Cinematographer about the unusual approach to color and contrast in Paul Schrader’s powerful First Reformed. The powerful drama, shot by Alexander Dynan and colored by Tim Masick, is on 2018 10-best lists all over Read More

New Location, New Look for Narcos: Mexico

December 4, 2018
Dec. 4, 2018

Audiences and critics alike praised Netflix’s drug-cartel-themed Narcos to the hilt for its riveting, multilayered storylines, intense performances and the show’s unique look — combining beautiful color-rich imagery of the Colombia setting with shadowy portraiture suggesting the darkness within the characters Read More

2018 HPA Award Nominations Announced!

September 27, 2018
Sep. 27, 2018

A HUGE shout-out to our colorists whose work was just nominated for HPA Awards! Outstanding Color Grading – Feature Films: Tim Stipan: ‘The Greatest Showman’ Dave Hussey: ‘Red Sparrow’ Outstanding Color Grading – Commercials: Tom Poole: ‘Lost Panda’ – Tile Sofie Read More

A Tale of Two Cities

September 17, 2018
Sep. 17, 2018

The Hate U Give has received high praise from the Toronto International Film Festival. Based on the powerful novel by Angie Thomas, the hard-hitting story concerns 16-year-old Starr Carter (Amanda Stenberg of The Hunger Games) as a young African American woman Read More

The Rich Colors of Crazy Rich Asians

August 16, 2018
Aug. 16, 2018

Company 3’s Stephen Nakamura was instantly captivated by the feature Crazy Rich Asians when he screened it many months ago in preparing to commence color grading. This was long before the multitude of glowing reviews and the press about this first Read More

Colorist Stephen Nakamura Named to Academy Class of 2018

June 25, 2018
Jun. 25, 2018

Colorist Stephen Nakamura has been invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. His filmography includes many blockbusters, such as ‘It’, ‘Passengers’, ‘Detroit’, and ‘Alien: Covenant.’ Stephen has a long awaited sequel, ‘Sicario 2: Day of the Soldado’, premiering on Read More

Congrats to our Commercial Clients on their AICP Awards!

June 22, 2018
Jun. 22, 2018

Commercials have taken a new form, becoming not only a place to showcase a product, but a means of true storytelling. Teams work together to pull off breathtaking projects that impact audiences in sometimes as little as 15 seconds. The Association Read More

Company 3 Colorists Score with 35 Big Game Spots

February 6, 2018
Feb. 6, 2018

Company 3 colorists across our Los Angeles, New York, and Chicago offices provided color grading for a total of 35 spots showing during this year’s Super Bowl LII broadcast, including 4 out of Adweek’s top 5 ads of the game, and 7 out Read More