Podcast 123: Kevin Wines

Kevin Wines, Image Technology Director at THX, Ltd., talks about the future of display technology in the home and commercial cinema, including increased spatial resolution (4K, 8K), increased temporal resolution (high frame rates of 48 and 60 fps), and how these advancements might be delivered to the home. He also discusses 3D, including the 3D broadcast of the Olympics, online distribution versus physical media, THX certification of displays and content, answers to chat-room questions, and more.

Run Time: 1:08:33

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Kevin Wines is Image Technology Director at THX, Ltd., where he supervises the Display Certification program, in which he developed the 3D Certification Program. Working in strategic development, he is responsible for new technology assessment and applications.

Prior to joining THX, Kevin has been involved in display technology development and applications throughout his career, including in post production, digital cinema, and at Walt Disney Imagineering, where he engineered and oversaw the implementation of cutting-edge display systems for Disney theme-park attractions worldwide.

Kevin is a member of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE), 3D@Home, and the ASC Technology Committee.

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