MasterImage 3D has successfully challenged RealD’s Chinese utility model patent by filing an appeal before the Chinese Patent Re-examination Board. The Chinese PRB agreed with MasterImage 3D’s claim that RealD’s patent lacked inventiveness and failed to meet the requirements for patent protection. As a result, MasterImage 3D will continue to sell its Horizon3D product line in China.
For the seventh year in a row, Xpand is the exclusive 3D technical partner for the Cannes Film Festival, equipping four screening theaters at the Festival, including the 2,400-seat Lumière auditorium, and nine screening rooms for the Film Market.
When Ohio-based Cleveland Ballet wanted a way to promote itself and stand out from the crowd, they turned to Soliddd Corporation to create glasses-free 3D posters that perfectly fit the innovative ballet company’s goals.
MasterImage 3D says it has successfully invalidated RealD’s Russian utility model patent by filing an appeal before the Russian Patent Office. The Russian Patent Office agreed with MasterImage 3D’s claim that RealD’s patent lacked novelty and failed to meet the requirements for patent protection.
Christie and D3D Cinema have partnered in a joint effort to provide Christie's laser projection for tilted giant screen dome cinemas. R&D and preliminary testing is underway in conjunction with a host of third-party partners, from veteran dome cinematographers and post-production labs to optics specialists and test bed theaters.
Union Station’s Beaux-Arts facade was recently transformed into a canvas for The Monument Comes Alive, a 3D projection mapping video that was the centerpiece for the iconic Kansas City building’s centennial celebration.
Empire Cinemas has installed MasterImage 3D in their flagship Empire Leicester Square and the new Walthamstow multiplex.
Christie has acquired coolux, developer and supplier of 3D compositing and rendering systems, best known for its Pandoras Box product family. Coolux will be integrated into Christie’s global market solutions team, maintaining its office in Cologne, Germany.
Harkness Screens has been granted a licence from 3D technology provider RealD to manufacturer screens using its Precision White Screen Technology.
Digital Domain Holdings Limited, the parent company of Digital Domain 3.0, has entered into an unprecedented ten-year agreement with TNT Production Limited to produce 3D virtual performance holograms of Miss Teresa Teng for concerts, movies and all manner of media.