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SITE UPDATE: Farewell to the Kinotech Blog

The final Kinotech Blog post will appear on Thursday.  It will be about Star Wars.  It will be about IMAX.  It will be about Star Wars being in IMAX.  And it will mostly be about Star Wars NOT being in … Continue reading

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Giant Screen Filmmaking When Disasaster Strikes

This past Saturday, I was scheduled to spend the day in Reno, Nevada with a broadcast crew filming the famed Air Races.  Those plans were canceled on Friday when a P-51 Mustang flying at hundreds of miles per hour veered off course and … Continue reading

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Current and Potential Business Model for Giant Screen Theaters

http://www.whiteoakinstitute.org/5-current_potential_business-model.pdf For complete coverage of the Digital Immersive Screen Colloquium for Unified Standards and Specifications (DISCUSS)  and the Digital Immersive Giant Screen Specifications (DIGSS), click here  

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Maelstrom

In the forty years that giant screen films have been produced, there have been quite a few that have covered ecological or accidental disaster.  But few have portrayed the maleficent results of intentional human destruction.  Man-made ecological damage on a large … Continue reading

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30 Days of 3D: DAY 18

Some of the first live action films to undergo partial or complete 2D to 3D conversion were in the giant screen format.  These included James Cameron’s “Aliens of the Deep” Tim Liversedge’s”Roar: Lions of the Kalahari” Toni Myers’ “Hubble” Brett … Continue reading

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Coming This Week

Tuesday: We’ll link in with the live feed from the Texas State History Museum as they assemble 18 reels of IMAX film for TRON Night.  Broadcast starts at 6pm Central (7 Eastern, 4 Pacific). Wednesday: It’s the return of the … Continue reading

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The Blog: Shake It Up

In just over a week, giant screen cinema professionals from all over the world will converge on Chattanooga, Tennessee. They will hold seminars, book films, and party until the wee hours of the morning. One of the most important things … Continue reading

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