The International 3D Society Gold Award recipients were: Colonel Robert Bernier for his “Optics” technology, IMAX for its “Solido Dual Strip 3D Camera” technology, and IRIDAS for its “Dual Stream” technology.
“There was an excitement in the theater tonight reflecting the growing confidence that 3D is an art, a craft and a good business to be in,” noted Jim Chabin, President of the International 3D Society.
Buzz Hays, Society Chair and Executive Stereoscopic 3D Producer for the Sony 3D Technology Center, Sony Corporation of America, added: “These innovators are helping pioneer the next generation of storytelling. Without them, we, as creators, would not have the bright 3D future ahead that we do.”
The 3D Technology Awards Show featured MasterImage digital 3D cinema system technology and passive glasses, as well as NEC projectors and equipment.
XpanD, Panasonic and RealD are Platinum Sponsors of the 3D Technology Awards Show. NEC Display Solutions, Deluxe and Texas Instruments are Gold Sponsors. Nvidia, In-Three and Amazing 3D Post are Silver Sponsors. International 3D Society underwriters include Signature Sponsor XpanD and Founding Sponsors MasterImage 3D, Panasonic Hollywood Lab, The Walt Disney Studios, PIXAR, DreamWorks Animation (DWA), Dolby Laboratories, Sony Corporation of America and IMAX; and Member Sponsors Discovery Communications, Autodesk and DirecTV.
About the International 3D Society
The International 3D Society was founded to advance the art and technologies of stereoscopic 3D content and its professional innovators.
For more information, visit www.international3dsociety.com
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International 3D Society
Karen Tobin, 818-402-2134