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HPA Tech Retreat UK 2017

2017 HPA Tech Retreat UK Programme Focuses on AI, Cloud and AR/VR/MR

25 May 2017 (London) The initial programme for the second year of the HPA Tech Retreat UK was announced today, featuring industry leaders, technology trends and compelling projects. The event is a pivotal gathering for those engaged in the many disciplines supporting the creation, management and dissemination of content across the dynamic distribution environment. The HPA Tech Retreat is presented by SMPTE Ltd., returning to beautiful Heythrop Park Resort in […]

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AMIA Presents Spotlight Award at DAS 2017

The Association of Moving Image Archivists (AMIA) presented Dr. James Hendler with the AMIA Spotlight Award on May 5 during the organization’s Digital Asset Symposium in New York. The Spotlight Award is given in recognition of significant contributions to the organization or to the field of media preservation and access. Dr. Hendler’s visionary role in creating access to diverse content through semantic technologies and machine learning led to the AMIA […]

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RED Digital Cinema to Showcase DSMC2 Cameras at Broadcast Asia

RED Digital Cinema will be showcasing the company’s DSMC2™ line of cameras at Broadcast Asia this year, which runs May 23 – 25 at Suntec Singapore (levels 3 to 6). Attendees visiting RED’s booth (#6L4-01) can interact with the cameras, including RED EPIC-W™ and WEAPON® 8K S35, both featuring RED’s newest HELIUM™ sensor. HELIUM allows for higher resolution in an S35 frame, while maintaining the superior dynamic range found in […]

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HPA Awards Opens Call for Entries for Engineering Excellence

Prestigious honors will be bestowed at HPA Awards on November 16, 2017 April 23, 2017 (Los Angeles, CA) The Hollywood Professional Association (HPA®) opened the call for entries for its coveted Engineering Excellence Award today during the Future of Cinema Conference at the 2017 NAB Show. Submissions for the engineering awards will be accepted from April 23, 2017 to May 26, 2017. Now in its 12th year, the HPA Engineering […]

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EditFest London Returns to British Film Institute 24 June 2017

(Universal City, CA) May 9, 2017 – EditFest London, the day-long celebration of the art and craft of editing, will return to the British Film Institute’s Southbank location on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Presented by American Cinema Editors (ACE), 2017 is the fifth year for EditFest London. Launched in Los Angeles in 2008, EditFest offers attendees the opportunity to hear top-level film and television editors share their insights and experiences. […]

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