Rohde & Schwarz Teams with Hollywood HEART to Teach Filmmaking Skills to At-Risk YouthMay “Shooting Stars” workshop will provide teens an opportunity to learn from industry pros; teen-produced films to be given a red carpet screening in June.
At-risk teens from across Los Angeles will learn filmmaking skills from Hollywood professionals as part of a unique two-day workshop sponsored by Burbank-based Rohde & Schwarz DVS and the nonprofit organization Hollywood HEART. Teens will receive training from industry veterans in cinematography, screenwriting, acting, editing and sound in the “Shooting Stars” workshop scheduled for May 4th and 5th. The event will yield three to four short films that will be showcased at a red carpet theater screening on June 6th.published 3 years ago read more
Codex Fuels 3D Workflow for “Life of Pi”Codex recorders capture stereo streams from paired Arri Alexa cameras used to shoot the 3D movie.
Codex technology occupied a key position in a groundbreaking 3D workflow used in the production of Life of Pi, the new, epic adventure film from 20th Century Fox and Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee. Codex recorders were used on the set to capture dual streams of data from pairs of Arri Alexa cameras used to shoot the movie. Additionally, Codex digital laboratory systems were employed near-set to manage and back-up the enormous amount of data generated by the stereo production.published 4 years ago read more
Titanic 3D: CLIPSTER®, FUZE provide James Cameron with a seamless means to monitor stereo conversionLightstorm Entertainment uses multiple CLIPSTER/FUZE digital cinema mastering systems in Los Angeles, Malibu and Sydney to playback and review uncompressed stereo media with unprecedented speed and flexibility.
Before sailing back into theaters, newly and spectacularly rendered in 3D, Titanic went through final inspection via leading edge digital mastering and stereoscopic technology from DVS. Director James Cameron and his team from Lightstorm Entertainment used DVS’s CLIPSTER® and FUZE systems to review scenes from the movie in stereo as it was undergoing the 3D conversion process. CLIPSTER and FUZE facilitated the playback of uncompressed (2K) media in stereo allowing Cameron to view the film on a big screen in precisely the same form as audiences will see it in cinemas.published 4 years ago read more
Cinedeck LLC Partners with Silicon Imaging to Deliver SI-2K Uncompressed Recording with HD-SDI Monitoring at NAB 2011 Extends Partnership with Silicon Imaging to Deliver Uncompressed 12-Bit RAW 2K Recording with HD-SDI Monitoring
Cinedeck LLC today announced it has partnered with Silicon Imaging to deliver SI-2K 12-Bit RAW 2K or HD Uncompressed and CineForm recording, 3D-LUT color processing and dual-SDI monitoring on its Cinedeck EXTREME ultra-portable cinema grade monitoring, recording and playback device. Now, everyone on-set can easily see the SI-2K camera footage, with the directors intended look, directly from the recorder or remotely via Wireless HD-SDI Monitoring equipment.published 5 years ago read more
Hollywood Post Alliance to Host Wednesday Post Pit
The Hollywood Post Alliance®, the premier trade organization of the post production industry and sponsor of the annual HPA Tech Retreat® and HPA Awards®, will host the NAB Post Pit at NAB 2011 in Las Vegas.published 5 years ago read more
P+S TECHNIK announces powerful CineForm Cross-Applications Workflow Solutions for the 16Digital SR MagAn efficient and convenient workflow for the 16Digital SR Mag from P+S TECHNIK is ensured by various partners
CineForm formats open various post production pipelines for 16Digital SR Mag shot material meeting all the demands of the market. The new 16Digital SR Mag from P+S TECHNIK will include native support for the CineForm RAW 12-bit format and the CineForm HD 10-bit 4:2:2 format. These formats recorded on standard removable SSD storages allow for an easy and direct access to various digital post production workflows. CineForm Digital Intermediate workflows are designed for both Windows and Mac and are known for achieving safe, high quality performance and pristine image quality at a very cost competitive price. The CineForm RAW format is also used by the P+S TECHNIK highly-acclaimed SI-2K camera.published 6 years ago read more
DVS Debuts New, Powerful Solutions and Product AdvancementsAt booth SL3305, DVS will highlight its current product portfolio for post production and broadcast.
At this year’s NAB, from April 15th to the 20th, DVS will exhibit an extensive line of cutting-edge solutions for professional post production and broadcast.published 6 years ago read more
Advanced Digital Services Enhances its HD Post Services with New DVS CLIPSTER®Hollywood's leading post-production facility now supports latest digital image compression standards and 4K DI encoding projects
Advanced Digital Services, Inc. (ADS) today announced the launch of the latest generation CLIPSTER® DI offering at its facility, which will add to the diverse array of high-end post-production services currently offered by the company.published 7 years ago read more
Hollywood Post Alliance Announce 2009 Award NomineesGala Ceremony Scheduled for November 12th at the Skirball Cultural Center
Recognizing the abilities of the talented men and women behind the scenes who play a vital part in the creation of motion pictures, commercials and television, nominations have been announced by the Hollywood Post Alliance for the Fourth Annual HPA Awards. Winners of the prestigious HPA Award will be announced during a gala evening ceremony on November 12th, 2009 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California.published 7 years ago read more
Digital FX Adds DVS CLIPSTER To Growing Arsenal
Digital FX, a Baton Rouge based film and television post-production studio, today announced the addition of DVS CLIPSTER in their 4K DI workflow. Digital FX is the only facility outside of Los Angeles or New York with this high-end technology.published 7 years ago read more
Offhollywood Is First East Coast Company to Adopt DVS CLIPSTER® for Real-Time RED® 4K WorkflowCLIPSTER's Groundbreaking Rendering and DCI Mastering Capabilities Bring Highest-Possible Quality, Significantly Greater Efficiency to Offhollywood's RED Workflows
Leading digital cinema company Offhollywood is the first company on the East Coast to purchase the DVS CLIPSTER® with the new RED® Workflow DCI mastering acceleration hardware, which allows for a real-time RED 4K workflow.published 7 years ago read more
Sony Enhances Digital Cinema Production Workflow For HDCAM SR Line Videotape Recorders
Sony is expanding the functionality of its HDCAM SR™ videotape recorders, adding new file transfer capabilities to its SRW-5800 deck, and introducing an affordable companion player deck, model SRW-5100, to the product line.published 8 years ago read more
News: FilmLight Expands Sales Channel With Appointment of root6
FilmLight, a world-leading pioneer of digital film technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of root6 as the UK reseller for the Baselight product range. The immediate appointment will allow root6 to sell and support the Baselight grading and finishing family including Baselight Four and Eight systems enabling real-time 4K grading for both film and video deliverables.published 11 years ago read more