Subscription Information

SMPTE offers a variety of content models for members and non-members.

Buy an article or standards document individually or subscribe to a collection, including the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal, conference proceedings and standards documents.

Access to the digital content is through the SMPTE Digital Library where individual documents may be purchased.  Subscriptions (for individuals or institutions/corporations, member or non-member) may be purchased through the SMPTE Store (just click on the appropriate price).

Benefits of SMPTE membership include:

  • Complimentary subscription to the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal
  • Complimentary access to the digital archive of the SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal back to 1916
  • Discount pricing for single purchase of all other content, including conference papers and standards documents

Non-member subscriptions are available for individuals and institutions.

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The SMPTE Motion Imaging Journal is the key publication of the society, providing peer-reviewed articles on topics in 3D, imaging processing, display technologies, audio, compression, digital cinema, and much more.

SMPTE is the leading standards development body for motion imaging standards. Individuals and organizations from around the world come to SMPTE to develop standards that are adopted by manufacturers, broadcasters and studios.

SMPTE conference events provide the industry with the latest technical content. Peer-reviewed and focused on current technical problems. SMPTE conferences are must-attend events.