From Abbey Road Studios. Alan Blumlein – the man who invented stereo Alan Blumlein is a true lost genius, an EMI engineer, who during his brief life propelled Britain to the vanguard of the modern electronics world. Celebrations of some of Blumlein’s outstanding achievements in audio, television and radar were highlighted in the BBC Radio 4 programme, “The Man Who Invented Stereo.” Blumlein invented stereo … Continue reading Invention of stereo sound: Alan Blumlein
A very good video about “Jerry’s Noisy Toy.” Here is a more advanced version seen in the behind the scenes film “Man in Motion” Continue reading Video Assist, Jerry Lewis 1966 behind the scenes featurette “Man in Motion”
I have pre-ordered it! Cartoon Brew has a review. As a young man, Catmull had a dream: to make the world’s first computer-animated movie. He nurtured that dream first as a Ph.D. student at the University of Utah, where many computer science pioneers got their start, and then forged an early partnership with George Lucas that led, indirectly, to his founding Pixar with Steve Jobs … Continue reading Ed Catmull’s new book Creativity, Inc about Pixar
Infinite Escher integrates 3-D computer animation with High Definition video to tell the story of a boy who moves between reality and a fantasy world, where computer graphic replicas of the works of the Dutch artist M.C. Escher come to life. Continue reading Infinite Escher
Disney plans to pull back the curtain on its Imagineers with a feature-length documentary that explores the history of the division behind the designs of its theme park rides and other attractions. Continue reading Leslie Iwerks Creating Documentary About Walt Disney Imagineering
Particle Fever follows six brilliant scientists during the launch of the Large Hadron Collider, marking the start-up of the biggest and most expensive experiment in the history of the planet, pushing the edge of human innovation. Continue reading PARTICLE FEVER documentary about the Higgs boson, edited by Walter Murch.
“Silent” is an animated short film created by Academy Award® winning Moonbot Studios. It celebrates how storytellers, inventors, and technology work together to create cinema magic.
The story follows two street performers who dream of bringing their “Picture and Sound Show” to life. Continue reading Dolby Presents: Silent, a Short Film
History of The Motion Picture Camera. Continue reading SOC 2014 – The Motion Picture Camera: Past, Present and Future
Great minds think alike. Facing the Void. From American Cinematographer. Continue reading Congratulations to Alfonso Cuarón and Emmanuel Lubezki.