Da Vinci set for Banff nod


TORONTO -- Coral Springs, Florida-based Da Vinci Systems ("Spiderman 3") will receive this year's Outstanding Technical Achievement award at the upcoming Banff World Television Festival, organizers said Wednesday.

Da Vinci, a provider of color enhancement and image restoration products used in post-production, will be recognized for its technical innovation on June 11 during a gala evening attended by Da Vinci vp and general manager Bill Robertson.

Past winners of the Deluxe-sponsored award include Silicon Graphics, Avid Technology and, last year, Quantel.

The Banff festival is set to run June 10-13 in the Canadian Rockies.