Behind the Screen
NAB: 'Avatar' Sequels to Use New Virtual Camera Tracking System
NAB: 'Avatar' Sequels to Use New Virtual Camera Tracking System
The system, tested on Emmy winner ‘Cosmos’ and currently in use on ‘The Walk’ and ‘Alice in Wonderland 2,’ was quietly demonstrated at this week’s NAB Show.
NAB: Japan's NHK Exploring Use of Ultra HD 8K for Virtual Reality
NAB: Japan's NHK Exploring Use of Ultra HD 8K for Virtual Reality
NHK is planning public demonstrations of 8K — 16 times the resolution of HD — in Los Angeles and New York.
Jerry Bruckheimer to Create Movies for Cinerama-Like Barco Escape Theaters
Jerry Bruckheimer to Create Movies for Cinerama-Like Barco Escape Theaters
The producer has also signed on to join the Barco Escape advisory board.
'Tomorrowland,' 'Inside Out' Will Help Launch Dolby Cinema
'Tomorrowland,' 'Inside Out' Will Help Launch Dolby Cinema
The company plans to install the new Dolby projector at the Caesars Palace Colosseum for a CinemaCon preview. Disney's 'The Jungle Book' will also get a Dolby Cinema release.
NAB: Ted Schilowitz's Silverdraft to Open Hollywood Postproduction and Rendering Facility
NAB: Ted Schilowitz's Silverdraft to Open Hollywood Postproduction and Rendering Facility
Based at the Jim Henson Studios, the facility will offer services for games, virtual reality and features.
NAB: Technicolor Reveals Additional High Dynamic Range Plans
NAB: Technicolor Reveals Additional High Dynamic Range Plans
This will include offering new HDR color grading services.
NAB: Arri Developing Camera With Imax
NAB: Arri Developing Camera With Imax
It will be based on Arri's 6K Alexa 65 and additional technology from Imax.
NAB: Shonda Rhimes Inducted Into Broadcasting Hall of Fame
NAB: Shonda Rhimes Inducted Into Broadcasting Hall of Fame
She stated that she's proud that her shows have enabled a "national conversation" about current issues.
NAB: Blackmagic Unveils 4.6K Cinematography Camera, 1-Pound Camera for Drones
NAB: Blackmagic Unveils 4.6K Cinematography Camera, 1-Pound Camera for Drones
The company's lineup also includes a new version of Da Vinci Resolve color-grading software.
NAB: 'Maze Runner 2' Coming to Cinerama-Like Barco Escape Theaters
NAB: 'Maze Runner 2' Coming to Cinerama-Like Barco Escape Theaters
Execs from Jaunt discuss "inevitability" of virtual reality and immersive cinema.
NAB: Quantel Plays 8K Card in Vegas
NAB: Quantel Plays 8K Card in Vegas
Quantel's Pablo Rio postproduction system will support 8K, or 16 times the resolution of HD.
NAB: Can Hollywood Avoid an Immersive Sound Format War?
NAB: Can Hollywood Avoid an Immersive Sound Format War?
At the National Association of Broadcasters Show's Technology Summit on Cinema, stakeholders debated how to balance economic and creative issues.