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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore Real-Time Visualization for TV and Cinema at February Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will host a panel discussion this month on real-time visualization tools that are revolutionizing the way film and television productions are planned. The meeting will occur on Thursday, February 21, at SIM, Los Angeles. Aiming for greater efficiency ...

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AES Los Angeles Section and SMPTE Hollywood Section to Showcase Sound for Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse at January Meeting

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Section of the Audio Engineering Society (AES) and the Hollywood Section of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers® (SMPTE®) will host a joint meeting this month exploring sound production for Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation’s Golden Globe®-winning feature film Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse. The meeting is slated for Thursday, January 31 ...

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Alkemy X’s Andy Singer to Lead NATPE Panel on Engaging Consumers through Branded Content

Session will also include content creatives from Marriott, Snapchat and AARP. NEW YORK CITY— At NATPE Miami, Alkemy X Executive Vice President of Television and Digital Content Andy Singer will lead a panel discussion on how forward-thinking brands are finding creative, new ways to connect with consumers by developing compelling content. Singer will talk with representatives from Marriott, Snapchat and ...

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MPSE and CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament Raises Funds for Scholarship Fund

More than 100 sound pros take part in 10th annual event. Studio City, California –  Dozens of entertainment sound professionals put their golf and poker skills to the test in the MPSE & CAS Annual Charity Golf and Poker Tournament October 14th at Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. The event raised funds for in the MPSE’s Ethel Crutcher ...

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Sponsors Announced for MPSE and CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament

Annual entertainment sound fundraising event slated for October 14. Studio City, California –  The National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM), the Editors Guild, Formosa Group and NBCUniversal are among the official sponsors of the annual MPSE & CAS Charity Golf and Poker Tournament scheduled for October 14, 2018 at Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. Co-hosted by the Motion ...

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Killer Tracks’ Mark Rome to Take Part in Production Music Conference Competition

Director of the library’s music department will take part in an on-the-spot competition to find the perfect track. SANTA MONICA, Calif.—  Mark Rome, Director of the Music Department at Killer Tracks, will put his wide-ranging musical knowledge to the test in a Battle of the Music Directors event at next month’s PMA’s Production Music Conference in Hollywood. Rome will compete ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Host Panel on Storage for 4K and Beyond at September Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology and whose membership spans the globe, will review emerging storage and workflow solutions for 4K postproduction at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 19, in Hollywood. Representatives from Walt Disney Studios, Mellanox Technologies, ATTO Technology, and ROUSH ...

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MPSE and CAS Annual Golf and Poker Tournament Set for October 14

Cinema Audio Society President Mark Ulano to serve as honorary chairman of 10th annual charitable event. Studio City, California –  The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) and the Cinema Audio Society (CAS) will host the MPSE & CAS Annual Golf and Poker Tournament on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at beautiful Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, California. Proceeds will benefit ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section and VES, Los Angeles, to Explore Restoration and Preservation at Joint July Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported more than a century of advances in entertainment technology, and the Visual Effects Society (VES) of Los Angeles will explore the challenges of restoring and preserving entertainment content in a joint meeting scheduled for Tuesday, July 17. The restoration and preservation of motion picture and ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore eSports with Cameron Reed at June Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will explore the growing phenomenon of eSports and its impact on the broadcast industry at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, June 26, in Hollywood. Professional league video gaming has modeled itself after real-world sports. In broadcast and ...

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Alchemy Post Sound’s Joanna Fang to Speak at Infocomm

Joanna will join Chapter Four’s David Grinbaum for a discussion about applying cinematic sound to VR. Westchester, New York—Alchemy Post Sound Foley artist Joanna Fang will take part in a discussion on how classic Hollywood film sound techniques are being applied in the emerging world of immersive media at a special Center Stage Event at Infocomm in Las Vegas. Fang ...

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KDX/Dimenco to Introduce Simulated Reality (SR) at Display Week 2018

Proof-of-concept demonstration will highlight plans for immersive simulations that can be experienced without wearables, head-mounted displays or glasses. VELDHOVEN, The Netherlands—Dimenco, an international pioneer in display technologies and fully owned subsidiary of KDX, will present its concept for a first-of-its kind Simulated Reality (SR) display system at the Society for Information Display’s Display Week, May 20 – 25 at the ...

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MPSE April Sound Event to Highlight Real-Time Vocal Processing

HOLLYWOOD—The Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) will explore new technologies for vocal processing in the latest in its series of Sound Advice events, set for April 26th at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City. Matthew Collings, general manager of Edinburgh, Scotland-based Krotos Audio will describe innovative sound design tools his company has developed, including Dehumanizer, a vocal processor, and Reformer ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Tour PHI Stoa Film and Television Archive

LOS ANGELES —  On Saturday, April 21, the Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will be guests of the Packard Humanities Institute and the UCLA Film and Television Archive for tours of the organizations’ PHI Stoa in Santa Clarita, California. Opened in 2016, the PFI Stoa is the ...

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AIM ’18 Celebrates Peekskill as ‘Mediapolis’ in the Making

Event-filled Weekend, March 24-25, to Showcase the City’s Affinity for Synergizing Art, Industry & Media   PEEKSKILL, NEW YORK –  AIM ’18 is a weekend-long series of activities March 24-25 created to celebrate the lower Hudson Valley’s emergence as a “mediapolis” – a thriving hub of multimedia creativity and commerce. The first-time event is centered in the resurgent riverfront city of Peekskill. AIM ...

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SMPTE Hollywood Section to Explore the History of Moving Imagery with Lenny Lipton at March Meeting

LOS ANGELES —  The Hollywood Section of SMPTE®, the organization whose standards work has supported a century of advances in entertainment technology, will delve into the deep history of moving imagery with filmmaker, inventor, and author Lenny Lipton at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Thursday, March 22, in Hollywood. Lipton will offer a lively presentation based on his forthcoming book ...

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