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  1. SMPTE Awards: Kudos, a Jam, and the 'Resolution Blues'

    1:56 pm PDT 10/25/2013
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    Honorees included Bill Feightner, Milt Shefter, Tom Scott and Keliichi Kubota. READ MORE

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  2. At SMPTE And Showeast, Immersive Sound Standards Debate Continues

    3:59 pm PDT 10/23/2013
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    The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers aims to “harmonize” two proposals: one based on Dolby Atmos and one on DTS' MDA. READ MORE

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  3. SMPTE: Warners' Gewecke Says 'New Technology Is Here, the Product Is Not'

    7:06 pm PDT 10/22/2013
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    “The change is measured in months and quarters, not years,” the studio’s chief digital officer says. READ MORE

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  4. SMPTE: Fox Exec Seeing 'No Interest' In Delivering 4K

    8:30 pm PDT 10/21/2013
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    Fox Sports vp field operations Jerry Steinberg says Ultra HD broadcasting is a “monumental task with not a lot of return.” READ MORE

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  5. SMPTE: Speakers Say 'Exciting' Times for Ultra HD TV But Faces Challenges

    5:29 pm PDT 10/21/2013
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    Panelists, including execs from Sony, Samsun and HDMI Licensing, discuss upconversion, available content and clear consumer terminology. READ MORE

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  6. Bill Feightner Named CTO at Colorfront

    1:10 pm PDT 10/07/2013
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    The respected innovator who co-founded Efilm will steer development of Colorfront's on-set dailies and new technologies. READ MORE

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  7. Bill Feightner, Milt Schefter, Tom Scott Among SMPTE Honorees

    11:43 am PDT 09/26/2013
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    The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers will present its Progress Medal to Kelichi Kubota for his work in areas including Ultra HD standards. READ MORE

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  8. Ustream's David Gibbons to Present SMPTE Luncheon Keynote

    1:29 pm PDT 09/24/2013
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    The annual conference and exhibition will take place Oct. 21-24 in Hollywood. READ MORE

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  9. Honors and Hires: Jim Whittlesey, Barry Zegel Among 14 Newly-Named SMPTE Fellows

    1:10 pm PDT 09/06/2013
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    Also this week, Technicolor names Sandra Carvalho as Group CMO. READ MORE

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  10. Warner Bros.' Thomas Gewecke to Keynote Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers Conference

    8:32 am PDT 08/07/2013
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    The studio's chief digital officer will discuss the future of content in an increasingly Internet-based world. READ MORE

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  11. SMPTE 2012: Anthony Wood Predicts the Future of TV Will Be Streaming

    4:35 pm PDT 10/23/2012
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    In his keynote address, Roku's founder and CEO forecasts that the DVR is going to go away: "That is a stepping stone." READ MORE

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  12. SMPTE 2012: Douglas Trumbull Urges 'Experience-Creating' Cinema

    3:47 pm PDT 10/23/2012
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    The filmmaker and inventor sees promise in brighter and larger screens, 3D and variable frame rates. READ MORE

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  13. SMPTE 2012: Exhibitors Explore High Frame Rate Support

    12:08 am PDT 10/23/2012
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    Panelists weigh upgrade options at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers convention. READ MORE

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  14. Warner Bros.' Wendy Aylsworth Named President Of SMPTE

    5:43 pm PDT 10/09/2012
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    The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers is working in areas including high frame rates, cinema light levels, and Ultra-HDTV. READ MORE

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  15. David Wood, Contributor to 8K TV System Recommendation, to Receive SMPTE Progress Medal

    8:59 am PDT 09/03/2012
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    Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers’ honorees also include Fox Televisions’ Jim DeFillipis, Dolby’s Douglas Greenfield, and Oscar-winning inventor Gary Demos. READ MORE

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  16. Douglas Trumbull To Keynote SMPTE High Frame Rates Symposium

    11:51 am PDT 08/23/2012
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    Prior to the opening of “The Hobbit” -- the first major motion picture to be made and released at 48 frames per second -- Hollywood’s creative and technical community will explore its impact on movies. READ MORE

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