Hollywood

On MONDAY, April 27 Hollywood SMPTE invites members and Industry associates to the TCL Chinese IMAX Theater in Hollywood for a brief technical presentation by IMAX Chief Quality Officer and SMPTE Fellow, David Keighley, and a FURIOUS 7 screening with the newly installed IMAX Laser projector.

The theater is located at the Hollywood and Highland complex in Hollywood. http://www.tclchinesetheatres.com/

This theater was built 88 years ago and in 2013 was converted to a 96 foot wide screen IMAX theater with stadium seating. 

Earlier this month the theater was upgraded to IMAX LASER projection.  
https://www.imax.com/about/laser/

ALL attendees need to register via EVENTBRITE.  Seating is first come first served. 
Click here to register  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/furious-7-on-the-imax-laser-projector-tcl-ch...

 

May 19th meeting date is set for the Linwood Dunn Theater of the AMPAS 1313 Vine Hollywood CA

 "Side Effects  of  Over The Top TV"

OTT video delivery is going global. In this session, we will explore how OTT impacts traditional theatrical and episodic program creation, protection and delivery .

A panel of esteemed experts from the content production, distribution, and OTT technology will focus on questions of media consumption changes, frontend and backend technologies, and economical implications - including new OTT-based business models that are arising around the world. On the other hand, we will look at the disruptiveness of OTT video delivery to traditional broadcasting models – and how traditional and local broadcasters are reacting to the up rise of OTT players in various territories.

 

June – Dolby Projection System, Date and time in development