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SMPTE Standards Webcast | Ensuring the Ultimate Cinematic Experience Every Time | FREE


Galway Film Centre thought it important to let people know about a fantastic FREE webinar that will be taking place later this week, on Thursday 13th December from 6pm – 7.30pm.

To register follow the link HERE.

The webinar will be hosted by SMPTE, the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, and is entitled ‘Ensuring the Ultimate Cinematic Experience Every Time’.

Most importantly, the webinar will feature Jack Watts as a guest. Jack Watts worked with Galway Film Fleadh from 2006 to 2015, serving as their head of cinema exhibition from 2009. He was born in Dublin but much spent much of his early professional career living and working in Galway. He has 12+ years experience in the Motion Picture industry and has worked across all ranges within the finishing and distribution medium. Starting out as a 35mm/Digital Cinema integrator, Jack has experience in Color Science, VFX, Infrastructure Build and Content Authoring. Whilst working at Technicolor; Jack defined and implemented mastering workflows for high-end Hollywood Studio content on a global scale. Jack has extensive knowledge of the Digital Cinema (DCP) & Interoperable Master Format (IMP) packaging formats. Along with consulting an assortment of manufacturers on the correct implementation in their products, Jack is heavily active within a collection of industry communities attributing to their end use and has membership across a range of bodies such as SMPTE Standards participation, EDCF and DPP.

The webinar will be a fantastic opportunity for people working in film to glean knowledge from one of the most accomplished professionals to have worked in the Galway film industry.

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