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HTV illuminate Lights Up Color Pipeline With Film Master

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IBC stand 7.C29 September 11, 2008 (Stockholm, Sweden) Digital Vision, the premier supplier of picture enhancement systems for film and television post-production, announced today that HTV illuminate has purchased two Film Master color grading systems. The Film Masters will become an integral part of an expanded workflow and service offering at the Hollywood post-production facility, well known for high quality digital cinema packaging, digital intermediate, state of the art mastering, restoration and standards conversion for film and television. Ron Sabatino, Technical Director of HTV illuminate, commented on the sale by noting, "We meticulously evaluated the solutions that we needed to introduce into our workflow as our offerings expand and the facility was upgraded. After looking at the Film Master and witnessing its ability to act as central creative hub in the digital intermediate process, we realized that it is the strongest product available at any price point. HTV has created a process utilizing a number of high quality tools for the DI and mastering pipeline and Film Master was a winner for us because it is so much more than just a grading system." Simon Cuff, President and COO, Digital Vision, commented on the purchase, "HTV illuminate has expanded the services it can offer the client including full 2k and 4k Digital Intermediate, High Definition Feature Mastering and DCP production. The Film Master's color grading tools, flexibility and conform underscore HTV's service offerings perfectly as all these deliverables can be created with accurate color, rapidly and from a single timeline. The Film Master will support the great work that HTV illuminate does for the creative community and allow them to focus more of their efforts on the creative pass which is what DI is all about." About Digital Vision Digital Vision provides innovative image restoration, enhancement, color correction and data conforming systems that major movie studios, television networks and post-production facilities use to master and deliver feature films, TV programs and commercials. The company's Nucoda product line provides a strong suite of products for tapeless and non linear grading for HD broadcast and 2k/4k digital intermediate productions. The company's award-winning products are a standard of the media and entertainment industry and are deployed at top facilities and broadcasters around the world. Digital Vision AB was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with three wholly owned subsidiaries, Digital Vision (US) in Los Angeles, California; Digital Vision UK in London, England; and Digital Vision in Hong Kong, China. The company maintains its global presence through a network of qualified distributors. Digital Vision is listed on the Stockholm stock exchange. For further information, go to

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