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HDR in Cinema – Challenges and opportunities with LED

Abstract: There was a time when the presentation quality in the cinema was considered far superior to what was available in the home.  The playing field has changed dramatically over the years with high definition television and video offerings and more

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The Importance of Being First

Abstract: The commercial launch of the first Samsung Onyx Cinema LED screen may prove to have been a watershed moment for the cinema business. What lessons have been learned during its first year in the market and what is on the

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The Making of Welcome to Light Fields

Abstract:  Light fields can provide transportive immersive experiences with a level of realism unsurpassed by any other imaging technology. Within a limited viewing volume, light fields accurately reproduce stereo parallax, motion parallax, reflections, refractions, and volumetric effects for real-world scenes.

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High Dynamic Range Cinema Content Creation

Abstract:  Dolby has created projectors that that are dramatically broader in every respect.  Dolby Cinema has a peak brightness today of 108 nits, and a contrast of a 1,000,000:1; which is substantially beyond the DCI projectors at 48 nits peak brightness

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Update on Light Field Standards

Abstract: Immersive media – especially derived from light field images —  contain an immense amount of data in order to represent the spatial, temporal and vector information, and to facilitate the necessary freedom of viewpoint.  Previous raster-based solutions used in motion

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Creating Content for Emerging Light Field Displays

Abstract: In sharp contrast to today’s commodity servers and heavily virtualized clouds, Aclectic Systems Inc. (Aclectic), narrows our focus and customizes our hardware, system and application software explicitly for physically based simulations and Light Field productions. Aclectic is developing PolymathTM,

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Even Further Beyond VR: Light Field and Holographic Technology Updates

ABSTRACT: Jon Karafin, CEO of Light Field Lab, Inc., will detail the very latest developments in light field and holographic display technologies including insights into the creative and technical implications for content creation, as well analyze the data requirements and

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Challenges and Solutions to Managing Mega-scale LED Installations

Abstract: In today’s large format digital display market there is a never ending call for displays that deliver various forms of content in an increasingly efficient manner. While the effective management of individual pixels…..each and every individual pixel… is critical in

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Creating a New Cinema Audio Solution

Abstract: With the advent of the Samsung Onyx Cinema LED screen, the audio system had to be re-assessed as the screen channels could not be mounted behind the screen.  This presentation will go through the joint development team in Harman/Samsung as

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Creating Multiple Distribution Masters from a Single Source Master

Abstract: Today we are faced with an increasing number of delivery specifications to serve the ever-increasing number display technologies and the viewing environments. Creating multiple finishes for today’s SDR and HDR television formats including BT709, HDR10, HDR10Plus, Dolby Vision, HLG, to

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