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Introducing – Tools for Cinema Quality Assurance

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Cinema Test Tools for the Non-Technical Manager 

Cinema Test Tools is a free resource for the cinema industry, tuned most particularly for the non-technical manager. The tools include several DCPs, all with interesting means of testing the sound and picture quality for the interested by lightly trained staff. The lessons on sound and light are written to provide a foundation to communicate with the technician who must respond quickly and well to the information that they discover.

The key is a free Online Managers Online Walk Through Checklist that correlates with the many DCPs. It helps bring an understanding of the many nuances of the auditorium's situation in a straightforward way. 

Societies really imply a lot of special efforts by individual. Here's some news from some of the many in this field.

EDCF-3D Guide/Call for Materials

EDCF Call for Materials

The European Digital Cinema Forum has announced that this year's EDCF publication will be titled "A Guide to 3D". The announcement comes with a Call for Materials.

John Graham, secretary for the group, points out that the last two journals were incredibly well received, not only for their timely subject matter, but because the submissions were so relevant and detailed. “Each one is a master class on its subject, written by experts who deal with in-field issues everyday. There is no other collection of up-to-date information like last year's Alternative Content in Digital Cinema or the previous Guide to Digital Cinema Mastering.”

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ASC–Cinematographer Style...Plus

Glancing through the latest issue of the ASC's American Cinematographer Magazine (March), I ran across this ad. A spendid book of interviews coquettishly titled Cinematographer Style, The Complete Interviews, Volume One.

Available from the store at the ASC site for $45 as a CD with a book of transcripts and tips, it seems a special way to start the spring reading list. To point out any of the people interviewed would be to denigrate the rest on the incredible list. See for yourself.

I don't know if the magazine is supposed to be available as a download for everyone on the site, but it is now. Perhaps this is a promotion to suck you in, as the magazine is impossible to put down once any article is opened. If it is a computer mistake, then I apologize for the error.    

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