Submitted by Peter Cioni.

It has been really interesting to follow these articles over the last 5 years.  I remember when the % of digital projectors in the US was 50%… then 75%… now 92%.  Light Iron has been an active participant in this transition.

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Submitted by Peter Cioni.

Really good read and another testament to innovation overtaking the incumbents.

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Submitted by Peter Cioni.

Netflix is taking a bolder stance as "the leader" in web-based distribution, vs. being a company among leaders.

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Very exciting times as the creative community and exhibition community both figure out how to embrace this drastic change.

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I've highlighted articles by David Cohen in the past, because he does a good job commenting on trends that affect post production services.  I think his premise below is worth discussing: that the image quality of content being distributed to the home (4K) is going to leapfrog the image quality of the content distributed to the theater (mainly 2K).  We're at a point where today's technology leaders for the entertainment business are not servicing the studios; they're servicing the consumers.

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I'm still on the fence about this article, but it does irritate me.

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Most interesting statistic is that Sony has installed 10,500 4K projectors in the US, representing 35% of all digital installations.  Knowing that there are 40,000 screens in the US, 75% of all screens in the US are digital projection (and, it's likely that most of these 30,000 digital projectors are 4K).

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Interesting little editorial piece from David Cohen at Variety.  I don't alway agree with his findings (particularly when he comments on post production), but I agreed with this one.  I think his opinions of Digital Domain are insightful, and he raises good points about the VFX industry as a whole.

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The good news keeps coming from Toronto. We provided OUTPOST services in September 2011 and Corinne graded this project around Christmas-time. Light Iron is a producer on the project.

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My father sent me this article from the Gallup Business Journal. When I read through the article I thought about all the talents / skills that our team brings to this company.  Light Iron is an entrepreneurial business in a tough industry that was founded in a terrible economy.  I believe that, by combining our skills, we cover the articles' "10 demands" quite well.  If you have the time, I encourage you to spend a few moments to read this article.  It takes so much more than a good idea and a good leader to create a great business.

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