News and Announcements
Milestones and Press Releases from MTECH Studios
Rebooting Computing video for IEEE created with the aid of MTECH Studios
April 2016 – MTECH Studios has assisted IEEE's Rebooting Computing Initiative in creating an informational video showcasing futuristic concepts and ideas needed to push the modern computing industry beyond our current manufacturing and design limitations. MTECH Studios contributed the script, narration recording and talent, video editing, color correction, audio composition and editing, and key visual effects and animations to put the final product together. You can view the final video here.
SuperPower Inc. working with MTECH Studios to develop photo-realistic and artistic renderings
November 2015 – When SuperPower Inc., a leading superconducting wire manufacturer based in Schenectady, NY, needed visually appealing marketing media to promote their superconducting wire and educate end users in superconducting applications, MTECH Studios was able to provide a mixture of photo-realistic and artistic imagery for their various marketing purposes and presentations.
MTECH Studios concept renderings help secure MTECH Laboratories "SMES" project's funding
January 2015 – After many iterations of virtual prototypes, MTECH Studios helped MTECH Laboratories secure funding from the US Army to bring advanced Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) to new levels of accessibility. MTECH Studios will continue to assist MTECH’s engineers with concept design modeling and animation.
Concept modeling and animation for major MTECH Labs project underway
January 2014 – MTECH Studios will be focusing its efforts inward as the studio begins a long-term project for its parent company MTECH Laboratories, LLC. The work involves conceptual CG modeling and animation for a new Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) system that could push high-density energy storage into new realms of possibility.
MTECH Studios mixes vocal band ReVamped’s debut album, “Sugar In The Gas Tank”
November 2013 – A nearly four-year long project came to a satisfying close as MTECH Studios completed the audio mixing process for local Albany-based contemporary a cappella group ReVamped. The album “Sugar In The Gas Tank” was released November 25th, and is available on Loudr.fm, Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, and Amazon. MTECH Studios employed a myriad of studio effects and editing to complete the project.
Superconductivity – From New York State to the World
May 2013 – For the 3rd annual NYS Superconductor Technology Summit, held May 6-7 at University at Albany’s College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, MTECH Studios provided an ambitious video opening which compiled live footage and graphics from various NYS companies working in the superconductivity industry. The video is now available to watch on our YouTube channel.
Rochester rock band “Dantium” records extended demo at MTECH Studios
January 2013 – The Rochester-based rock band Dantium recorded a weekend session at MTECH Studios, requesting a setup to enable them to record guitar and drums simultaneously with a rough vocal take. Members used separate spaces but were able to perform in sync with the help of MTECH Studios’ engineers and facilities.
MTECH teams with ImaCor to produce detailed medical animation
October 2012 – MTECH Studios has completed a complex cardiac surgery animation for ImaCor Inc. The video describes ImaCor’s new and powerful heart valve replacement guidance software, which offers vastly improved artificial valve placement accuracy compared to traditional echocardiography methods.
ProTerra Releases Product Video Created by MTECH Studios
December 2011 - ProTerra Lighting Inc. (www.proterraled.com), who offers high-quality LED lighting solutions, released a dynamic and detailed sales video including 3D animation, graphics, and HD video; created by MTECH Studios.
MTECH Studios Promotional Video on Superconductivity Gets Critical Praise
November 2011 - Our promotional video “Superconductivity – A Century and Beyond”, has had encore showings at gatherings held at SUNY Oneonta in October and at the Schenectady (NY) Chapter of IEEE in November. The response from attendees has been enthusiastic. MTECH Studios is continuing production of this full-length presentation.
MTECH Kicks Off NYS Superconductor Technology Summit
August 2011 - MTECH Studios kicks off the 2nd NYS Superconductor Technology Summit, to be held at the Schenectady Museum & Suits Beuche Planetarium, with a 5-minute version of their documentary "Superconductivity - A Century and Beyond".
MTECH Studios VFX Help Magic Wig Productions Win Telly Award
June 2011 – The Schenectady based production company MagicWig Productions, Inc. (Filmmakers behind So Right So Smart) used MTECH Studios to create some 3D animation and sophisticated 3D camera tracking to help them win a 2011 Bronze Telly Award for Visual Effects in a corporate video. See the award-winning video for Greenguard here. To learn more about MagicWig Productions, Inc. click here.
Audio Mixing with RPI's a cappella Group, The Rusty Pipes
November 2010 - MTECH Studios has completed mixing the a cappella album "Tonal Destruction" for RPI singing group, The Rusty Pipes, using MTECH's newly improved audio production facilities.
MTECH Studios New Website Update
April 2010 - The MTECH Studios site has been redesigned to comply with current web design standards to bring you a more consistent and user-friendly experience. We have also migrated to the Joomla! Content Management System.
Spring 2010 Interns
February 2010 - MTECH Studios kicks off its 9th semester of animation internships, partnering with Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in Troy, NY.
New CryoCircuits.com Website Design
February 2010 - Partner company CryoCircuits has updated its website with the aid of MTECH Studios web design services.
Audio Recording Facility Expanded
January 2010 - MTECH Studios greatly expanded its audio recording facility's capabilities for 2010, and are currently in production on the studio's first major recording project with local a cappella group ReVamped.
Green Energy Commons Open for Business
January 2010 - MTECH Studios provides web design services for the launching of GreenEnergyCommons.com, a website offering futuristic energy-related products such as LED lighting.
Fall 2009 RPI Animation Interns
September 2009 - Congratulations to our fall semester's animation interns! MTECH Studios is partnered with the Electronic Media, Art, and Communication department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
MTECH Studios Website Layout Design update
August 2009 - MTECH Studios is proud to unveil its new website with improved layout and functionality.
MTECH Studios New Audio Recording Facility
July 2009 - MTECH Studios is proud to open its new audio recording facility. For additional information, please visit our Audio Recording section.