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The Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers is dedicated to developing technical standards and education for motion imaging, insuring media interoperability throughout the creative, distribution and display process. SMPTE Pittsburgh seeks to be the bridge between the diverse media communities and educational institutions, research organizations, and companies engaged in professional media of all types to further enhance the region’s importance and reputation.
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Here is our complete schedule of the 2017-18 Monthly Events:
(Meeting dates and topics are subject to change, due to speaker and venue availability.)
September 13, 2017 "Virtualization in Media Technology" at WESA/WYEP Studios
October 4, 2017 "IP Video Roadshow" at the WPXI Community Room
November 1, 2017 Compression Technology Update
December 6, 2017 "IP Video Routing, Fact vs. Fiction"
January 10. 2018 Audio Consoles and Digital Audio Transports
February 7, 2018 HDR and UHD Technology with Larry Thorpe of Canon, USA
March 7, 2018 Wireless Audio Technology
April 4, 2018 SMPTE Standards
May 7, 2018 Cloud-Based Editing Systems
2017-18 Master Class Schedule
October 14, 2017 "DSLR Production Techniques" (more info coming soon)
Winter 2018 IMF and DPP File Packages
Spring 2018 Remote Procution Operators Training
If you are interested in adding some of your expertise to any of these events, please let us know, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photos from our November SMPTE Centennial Event at the Fairmont Hotel
Photo credit: Ra'iel Young, Pittsburgh Technical College
If you were not able to make it to the event and would like to watch Mark Schubin's special presentation "Pittsburgh, SMPTE and Before", just click on this link.
Below are vacancies which may be of interest to students and professionals here in Pittsburgh. If you come across other vacancies, please let us know.
SMPTE® Announces Launch of New Pittsburgh Section
New Section Will Bring New Resources and Opportunities to SMPTE Members in Increasingly Active Northeast Hub
We generally meet the first Wednesday of each month, exploring topics, facilities and opportunities that interest the Pittsburgh SMPTE Community. Meetings may include recognized speakers across various topics and related industries, and/or tours of facilities and organizations helping make an imprint on our industry. If you have a suggestion for a monthly meeting, please drop us an email!
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