Createasphere Reveals Top 10 Not-To-Be Missed at Entertainment Technology Expo on November 2-3 in Burbank

Author:
Publish date:

Two-Day Expo Features Interactive Panels, Educational Sessions and Hands-On Access

(BURBANK, CA)

Createasphere

- a global community builder for the entertainment technology industry - unfolds its flagship Entertainment Technology Expo next week on November 2 and 3 at the Burbank Marriott, with two full days of exhibition, seminars, education, and networking. The robust program offerings include a number of not-to-be missed events and opportunities to gain insight into the latest developments happening at the intersection of creativity and technology. Kristin Petrovich Kennedy, President of Createasphere, has identified 10 opportunities that should not be missed at the event. "It wasn't easy to identify just 10 topics, or these six technologies in the Tech Spotlight. Quite simply, there are more than two days worth of things to see, people to meet, and inspiration to be had. Our exhibitors, sponsors and speakers are working on the most creative projects of our time, and I believe that an attendee who spends time at the Expo will find a rich environment for connection and illumination." The Top 10 Expo highlights include:

1. Tech Spotlight

Six companies with unique offerings and top tier technology at the event include: * 5th Kind: They will highlight their collaborative production workflow for creative industries and announcing the addition of iPad, iPhones, media tablets and smart phones as creative review tools to their desktop, web-based interface. * Ciphertex: A manufacturer of portable, hardware-encrypted external disk drives and RAID arrays, will debut a new line of storage products designed to help studios and the media and entertainment industry in general securely manage their content at all levels, from the set, to post to distribution. * Meduza: They will present THE MEDUZA TITAN, A Lightweight, HD Fully Versatile Single Camera Dual Sensor Solution for TV, presented by 3D Technology Developer, MEDUZA SYSTEMS. * OpenText: An enterprise software company and leader in content management, helps organizations manage and unlock the true value of their digital media. Working with Studios and entertainment businesses, we help to corral your digital assets so you can find the perfect image when you need it. * Rorke Data: They will feature their Galaxy Aurora RAID/SAN Appliance, HyperFS SAN file system and fresh off an IBC Innovation award, and present Strawberry software for project sharing and management. * Sony - F65 CineAlta: Set to usher in a new era of digital cinematography - the F65 derives true 4K resolution - and beyond - at the point of image capture. Its unique 8K image sensor -- approximately 20 total megapixels - delivers higher image fidelity than any other digital cinema production camera.

2. Salvatore Totino, ASC, AIC

The cinematographer - who shot a number of entertaining films, from the upcoming Welcome to People to Any Given Sunday - will share his insights from an inspiring storyteller's career with American Cinematographer's Associate Editor Jon Witmer. Totino's career began in music videos and commercials. His multiple collaborations with director Ron Howard range from The Missing, to the multi-Oscar nominated Frost/Nixon and Cinderella Man, to the compelling adaptations of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons.

3. Gear Alley

Hands-on opportunities to see, touch, and learn about the latest and greatest tools and technologies for production including; 4K Ninjas, Filmtools, Airstar, and more!

4. How Did You Get That Shot?!@?!

The popular SOC Panel returns to Createasphere, moderated by Sons of Anarchy operator David Frederick, SOC, who will lead an eye-popping screening of shots that defy reason. Join Stephen Campanelli, SOC (Red Riding Hood), Steven Fracol, SOC (Green Lantern), Douglas Knapp, SOC (Escape from New York), Dan Kneece, SOC (Numb3rs), Larry McConkey, SOC (Hugo), and Ron Vidor, SOC (ER), and find out how these brave and determined operators got the shot.

5. But Really, How'd You Get that Shot???

Join SOC operators and other experts in an up-close look at the tools in Gear Alley that they have used or want to use, including the latest cameras, lights, rigs and other equipment.

6. Intense Intensives

that offer invaluable information and access to experts: * Adobe: Making the Switch to Adobe Premiere Pro / Abba Shapiro * Sony: Sony's World of Super35 * AJA: AJA and File-Based Workflows / Tony Cacciarelli * Canon: See What All the Talk Is About

7. Networking

par excellence - at the Wednesday evening hosted cocktail receptions, Q&A's and hands-on demos.

8. Exhibition floor

with hundreds of technologies being shown: (

http://createasphere.com/En/exhibitors-entertainment-technology-expo-bur...

)

9. Meet Industry Bloggers

from the ProVideo Coalition : Art Adams, SOC?Terence Curren, Alpha Dogs?Kendal Miller, Fresh DV?David Torno, Ghost Town Media?Adam Wilt, Meets the Eye

10. Raffles Galore

- full CS 5.5 Production Premium from Adobe Creative Suite, an iPad 2, a Cam Caddie iPad holder from Schneider Optics, a G-RAID 4TB hard drive from G-Technology, and an I/O Express from AJA. For more information, full schedule and to register, please visit

www.createasphere.com

or call 818.842/6611.

About Createasphere

Createasphere is a global community builder for the entertainment technology industry, advancing technologies and careers through Expos, Conferences, and online offerings. Createasphere was founded in 2001 as HD EXPO, and over the past decade has grown into a global company that develops and presents influential events for the content creation community, on line and face to face. Founded by Kristin Petrovich Kennedy in Los Angeles, Createasphere became part of Diversified Business Communications in 2009, now driving their entertainment strategies and properties division. Currently Createasphere is presenting the Entertainment Technology Expos in New York and LA; the Digital Asset Management Conference in New York, Los Angeles, and Europe; The DAMMY Awards in New York; Cinema India Expo in Mumbai; the online news and content portal CreativeProCoalition.com; 3D Road Shows; and Post Production Master Classes. # # # FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Media Contact: Chris Purse,818.303.8088 ignite strategic communications

chris@ignite.bz

or

mimi@ignite.bz

Related

More than 55 of the 2018 Fall Television and Streaming Series Rely on Blackmagic Design

More than 55 of the 2018 Fall Television and Streaming Series Rely on Blackmagic Design

Blackmagic Design today announced that the company’s production and post products were used to complete many of the fall 2018 season’s new and returning television shows and streaming series. More than 55 shows rely on Blackmagic Design’s digital film cameras; Fusion visual effects (VFX), compositing, 3D and motion graphics software; and DaVinci Resolve editing, color correction, VFX and digital audio software; as well as its switchers, routers, monitors and capture and playback devices.

Luxul_AMS-1208P

Jingle All the Way: Luxul's XMS-1208P Managed Gigabit Switch is Available for All CI Integrators this Holiday Season

Luxul, the leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today announced that it's giving CI integrators the gift of enterprise-level performance at affordable price points this holiday season. It doesn't matter if they've been naughty or nice, the company's XMS-1208P 12-port/18 PoE+ managed Gigabit switch — that delivers high-speed performance while enabling simple network expansion — is now available for all. And to ring in the new year, Luxul will begin shipping its AMS-1816P 18-port/16 PoE+ L2/L3 managed Gigabit switch in early January.

HoverCam_VV1

HoverCam Transforms Classrooms Fit for Future-Ready Students at Val Verde USD

HoverCam, an innovative technology leader in the digital education market, announced that Val Verde Unified School District (USD) in Parris, California, successfully installed HoverCam's Pilot digital teaching stations and CenterStage interactive flat panels (IFPs) in new STEM labs in the elementary schools, with plans for an eventual rollout to the district's middle and high schools. As part of the district's goal to create future-ready students, Val Verde USD chose HoverCam digital education solutions to address the rising challenge of updating classrooms and introducing curriculum with advanced systems that will prepare students for a rapidly changing career landscape.

ScreenShot2018-12-11at2.41.29PM.144822

The Sigma Holiday Sale Is Back!

Nothing makes gift giving as enjoyable as special prices on award-winning Sigma lenses and accessories; get the lens you’ve always craved or surprise a fellow shooter with the perfect present.

Riedel-Ruptly-Vans-3

Global News Agency Ruptly Relies on Riedel's MediorNet and Artist on Board New OB and DSNG Vehicles

Riedel's MediorNet real-time media network and Artist digital matrix intercom are providing the decentralized and redundant signal routing and communications backbone on board two all-new, state-of-the-art OB vehicles for Ruptly, a Berlin-based international news agency. Qvest Media, a world-leading system architect and integrator for the broadcast and media industries, designed and built the new broadcast van and DSNG vehicle.