Ymagis Opens Dolby Atmos Screening Room

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Wed, 12/02/2015 - 14:56 -- Nick Dager

Ymagis Group's Dolby Atmos screening room in London.Ymagis Group has opened a new, state-of-the-art Dolby Atmos screening room at its Soho offices in central London to serve the UK film industry. Featuring nine luxury seats in a private environment, this new screening facility is acoustically isolated and ideal for quality-control and VIP screenings, daily rushes, color-grading, mastering and corporate activities. 

“After concluding a content duplication services agreement with NFT Logistics this past summer, we are delighted to extend our services to the British film industry with this new screening room designed and built with quality at its heart,” said Jean Mizrahi, president and chief executive officer of Ymagis. “With the relocation of our services portfolio, including consulting and exhibitor services, content delivery for live events and theatrical releases, we have now finalized the centralisation of all our UK operations in a single location near Oxford Circus.”

“We literally bring the skills and expertise of our existing labs in Paris, Barcelona, Liege and Berlin to the British filmmaking community with our new London office,” said Manel Carreras, UK general manager and senior vice president content services business development of Ymagis Group. “Thanks to a powerful, high-speed connection, it allows us to offer cinema and TV industry professionals a singular platform that includes post production, technical distribution services, content restoration, preservation, versioning, subtitling and accessibility services. We would also like to thank our partners, Dolby, Harkness Screens, Crown Audio and JBL, for their support in what we consider to be one of the best private screening facilities in London.”

Ymagis’ London screening room is located at The Observatory, 10 Argyll Street, in Soho. Featuring the latest in sound and projection technologies, it can accommodate all film and video formats. Equipment includes revolutionary Dolby Atmos surround sound technology, 7.1 and 5.1 sound systems, 2K DLP cinema projector, professional satellite receiver, 3D Xpand and a 4.5-meter wide, flat, Matt White screen (Gain 1).

Visits and demos reserved for professionals of the British film and TV industry are scheduled to take place, December 9 and 16. Pre-registration is required by e-mailing screen-london@ymagis.com or calling +44 (0)20 3695 8458.

Ymagis Group http://www.Ymagis.com

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