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A Closer Look at Netflix - Producer, Distributor, Streamer, and Tech Behemoth

By DCS, Jul 31, 2019

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the July 2019 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) It’s hard to pigeonhole Netflix; are they a Producer, Distributor, Studio, or an OTT streaming service?  Yes, they are all that and have been quite successful in their ... [ Read: A Closer Look at Netflix - Producer, Distributor, Streamer, and Tech Behemoth ]

"The Long Night" - And How To Translate The Filmmakers Creative Intent to Home Displays

By DCS, May 28, 2019

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the May 2019 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) Like a lot of people, I’m a big fan of HBO, and in particular Game of Thrones.  This program ranks among the highest quality cinematic content being produced today, ... [ Read: "The Long Night" - And How To Translate The Filmmakers Creative Intent to Home Displays ]

8K TVs Top TV Line-ups for a Reason - Analysis by Chris Chinnock, Insight Media

By DCS, May 22, 2019

The latest and greatest thing in TVs are new models with 8K resolution. That’s 7680×4320 pixels or four times as many pixels as a 4K TV and 16 times as many as a 1080p TV. Do these new 8K TVs offer a differentiated experience? Can you see the difference? Is there 8K content and does it matter? Is it worth the higher ... [ Read: 8K TVs Top TV Line-ups for a Reason - Analysis by Chris Chinnock, Insight Media ]

DTC Winners Need Quality, Quantity, Focus - Member Content Contribution from Andy Marken

By DCS, Oct 28, 2018

DTC Winners Need Quality, Quantity, Focus DCS Member Content Contribution from Andy Marken of Marken Communications   Live together, die together, works when you have to keep on fighting. Totally sucks in real life." – Nolan, "Defiance," 2013–2015, Five and Dime Productions People learn ... [ Read: DTC Winners Need Quality, Quantity, Focus - Member Content Contribution from Andy Marken ]

Those Who Can...Teach -- How I Spent My Summer With The Inner-City Filmmakers

By DCS, Jul 25, 2018

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the July 2018 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) The Inner-City Filmmakers, (ICF) program has been called an “incendiary device” with a mission to light a creative fire in young people who might not otherwise imagine ... [ Read: Those Who Can...Teach -- How I Spent My Summer With The Inner-City Filmmakers ]