Category Archives: Cinema & Post Production

New Standards Emerging to Reduce Complexity of Streaming Content

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has been actively developing a new streaming standard called CMAF (Common Media Application Format).  With 60 participants and 3 years of effort, the group is nearly done with final specifications expected in early 2019.  What it promises to do is to streamline how content is encoded and delivered and improve […]

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Display Summit 2018 Proceedings Now Available

On October 2-4, Insight Media produced its annual Display Summit event at the Harman International facility in Northridge, California. The two main themes were Next Generation Cinema and Next Generation Displays (mostly focusing on the light Field ecosystem). Also, a third session on the morning of October 4th was added at the Winnetka Pacific Theaters […]

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Cable Industry Gearing up for High Bandwidth Needs of Light Field Displays

CableLabs, the development group funding by the cable industry, held their summer conference last week in Colorado.  A number of topics were discussed, but I want to focus on their views of display use in the future.  The video below, called The Near Future, Ready for Anything, was produced specifically for the event and provides […]

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DCI Takes First Step to Define HDR Cinema

The Digital Cinema Initiative (DCI) group was formed at the beginning of the film-to-digital transition to help develop the specifications and interchange formats needed for an orderly transition. Now, it has released a statement saying it plans to work on specifications for the next stage in theatrical exhibition: HDR Cinema. The motivation for this activity […]

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microLED Market Opportunities: 2018-2027 – TOC

More Info Purchase Executive Summary E.1 Where the Opportunities for micro-LED Displays are being Found E.1.1 Competitive Advantages of Micro-LED Displays E.1.2 Opportunities for Displays that need the Extra Performance Provided by micro-LEDs E.2 Timing for Micro-LED Product Introductions: Next Two to Three Years E.3 Tough Technical and Logistical Problems are Yet to be Solved […]

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microLED Market Opportunities: 2018-2027

Published July 10, 2018 (by n-Tech Research) Table of Contents Purchase The main objective of this report is to analyze and forecast the commercial potential of the MicroLED market.  In this report, we also provide strategic analysis of the key players in the micro-LED industry which include large global consumer electronics producers, major equipment and […]

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QLED and Advanced Display Summit Announced

With the support of Samsung Electronics, Insight Media is again organizing a technology symposium in West Hollywood called the QLED and Advanced Summit Conference. The event will take place June 27-28 at The London West Hollywood. Five sessions are being organized: 8K Quantum Dots Display and Mastering Tools HDR Cinema microLEDs Speakers from Samsung and […]

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Is the Red Hydrogen One Phone the Start of Something Bigger?

Cinema camera maker Red is going into the smartphone business with the Hydrogen One phone that features what they call a 4V light field display made by Leia. Red disrupted the cinema camera market when they introduced a high-quality camera at much lower pricing than the market rate, propelling them to success. But can they […]

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