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Hawaii’s Polynesian Center Now Features 4D Digital Cinema Theatre

Sun, 10/06/2013 - 11:35 -- Nick Dager

The Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, Hawaii celebrated its 50th anniversary with an upgrade that features a new digital 4D theatre. Set on 42 acres on the North Shore of Oahu, the PCC enables visitors to explore all of the Polynesian cultures in the South Pacific. Since opening, the PCC has welcomed more than 37 million guests, becoming Hawaii’s number-one paid attraction.

DP Jon Nelson Pairs Sony 4K CineAlta Digital Cinema Camera with Fujinon Cabrio Lens

Wed, 09/25/2013 - 12:28 -- Nick Dager

Director of photography Jon Nelson, owner of Production Hero in Orange County, California, recently acquired a new Fujinon PL 19-90 Cabrio (Model ZK4.7x19) Premier PL Mount cinema-style zoom lens

Createasphere Announces Speakers for October 7 Post Production Master Class

Wed, 09/25/2013 - 12:20 -- Nick Dager

Createasphere has announced the participating speakers for its Post Production Master Class, taking place October 7 at the Westin New York Grand Central.

PPMC offers an afternoon of real-world discussions about the business of post-production, where attendees will have the opportunity to meet with and have their questions answered by working industry professionals. The New York PPMC line-up includes:

Randi Altman, Editor-in-Chief, postPerspective

Jesse Averna, Editor, Director, The School of Visual Arts' Continuing Education

Working Lean and Mean with the Canon EOS C300 Digital Cinema Camera

Wed, 09/18/2013 - 12:34 -- Nick Dager

It was a challenging assignment even for a veteran shooter of car commercials. A major ad agency for a leading automaker asked cinematographer Dana Christiaansen if he could shoot three full commercials in 48 hours on the streets of Atlanta. The spots would include nighttime car-to-car photography of a moving vehicle, close-ups of a celebrity spokesman at the wheel and scripted vignettes. Christiaansen’s solution was to rely on the Canon EOS C300 digital cinema camera.

Christie to Honor Integrity Entertainment Systems

Tue, 08/27/2013 - 11:35 -- Nick Dager

Integrity Entertainment Systems led by president Gary Engvold, has been recognized by Christie for its recent milestone of more than 1,000 installations of Christie Solaria projectors for its customers, which include some of the leading chains and independent cinemas in the U.S.

Raising 4K Cinema to Digital Art

Tue, 08/20/2013 - 12:55 -- Nick Dager

Digital Arts NY provides 4K picture and sound finishing services for feature films and high-end TV productions within its 12,000 square foot facility. The company recently launched what Axel Ericson, the founder and owner, feels is the first true 4K infrastructure on the East Coast for full 4K digital cinema finishing, including a new, landmark audio mixing environment.


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