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.
MasterImage 3D has challenged the validity of four of RealD’s 3D polarization patents by filing five petitions for Inter Partes Review (IPR) with the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Barco has become a founding member of the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society.
Vue Entertainment International is converting up to 400 of its Sony 4K projection systems at screens in the UK, Ireland, Germany and Denmark to Sony Digital Cinema 3D. The phased conversion process is scheduled to start this month and extend over the next three to four years. A total of 394 screens across the group’s Vue and CinemaxX theatres will be converted
Southern Theatres has completed its second all Christie entertainment complex, at the new Southern Theatres Movie Tavern 8 in Covington, Louisiana. The eight-screen cinema eatery has Christie Solaria Series projectors and Christie Vive Audio cinema systems.
Christie has installed a Solaria CP2230 DLP digital cinema projector for the Space Tour 4D Theater at South Korea's largest theme park, Everland. Its Korean partner, Eugenetek Corporation, assisted Christie in the installation. The effort is part of the renewal process for the immensely popular Space Tour 4D Theater.
South Korea cinema chain MegaBox today will debut the first MasterImage MI-Horizon3D system in the country for the opening of Transformers: Age of Extinction. MegaBox will continue to deploy systems throughout the year.
Harkness Screens has released version 4.0 of its 3D real-time simulator, the Digital Screen Modeller.