What Will Cinema of the Future Look Like?

This year’s Technology Summit on Cinema, co-produced by NAB and the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, brought out several top brass from leading movie studios and film companies for panel debates on the creative potential — and business model — for cinema …

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Top Sites for Digital Cinema News

It may be hard to find dependable and up-to-date digital cinema trade news unless you know exactly where to go. Here are some notable news and resource sites that deal strictly (or largely) with the digital cinema industry. #5 Though regionally oriented, these European …

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Is 48 Frames-per-second Technology the Future of Digital Cinema?

Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy, being shot at a high frame rate (48 frames-per-second).

Digital cinema continues to evolve, along with much cinema technology. A new development is shooting movies at 48 frames per second – which is twice the normal frame rate. One recent example is Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy, where living up to (and surpassing) …

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How Will Smaller Theaters More Easily Transition to Digital Cinema?

Theaters continue to go digital as technology moves forward with films no longer being produced in 35 mm format this year. For larger chains that have corporate-sized budgets, the transformation is just a sign of the times. Multiplexes and theater chains were the first …

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