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Aaton Digital (formerly known as Aaton) is a French motion picture equipment manufacturer, based in Grenoble, France.
Aaton Penelope is a 35mm motion picture camera introduced by Aaton in October 2008.
Anamorphic format is the cinematography technique of shooting a widescreen picture on standard 35 mm film or other visual recording media with a non-widescreen native aspect ratio.
The Arri Group is a global supplier of motion picture film equipment.
The aspect ratio of a geometric shape is the ratio of its sizes in different dimensions.
The aspect ratio of an image describes the proportional relationship between its width and its height.
A camera is an optical instrument for recording or capturing images, which may be stored locally, transmitted to another location, or both.
CinemaScope is an anamorphic lens series used, from 1953 to 1967, for shooting widescreen movies.
A cinematographer or director of photography (sometimes shortened to DP or DOP) is the chief over the camera and light crews working on a film, television production or other live action piece and is responsible for making artistic and technical decisions related to the image.
Digital cinema refers to the use of digital technology to distribute or project motion pictures as opposed to the historical use of reels of motion picture film, such as 35 mm film.
Digital intermediate (typically abbreviated to DI) is a motion picture finishing process which classically involves digitizing a motion picture and manipulating the color and other image characteristics.
Digital television (DTV) is the transmission of television signals, including the sound channel, using digital encoding, in contrast to the earlier television technology, analog television, in which the video and audio are carried by analog signals.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
Film perforations, also known as perfs and sprocket holes, are the holes placed in the film stock during manufacturing and used for transporting (by sprockets and claws) and steadying (by pin registration) the film.
Film stock is an analog medium that is used for recording motion pictures or animation.
IMAX is a system of high-resolution cameras, film formats and film projectors.
This list of film formats catalogues formats developed for shooting or viewing motion pictures, ranging from the Chronophotographe format from 1888, to mid-20th century formats such as the 1953 CinemaScope format, to more recent formats such as the 1992 IMAX HD format.
A movie projector is an opto-mechanical device for displaying motion picture film by projecting it onto a screen.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
An optical printer is a device consisting of one or more film projectors mechanically linked to a movie camera.
Paramount Pictures Corporation (also known simply as Paramount) is an American film studio based in Hollywood, California, that has been a subsidiary of the American media conglomerate Viacom since 1994.
Photography is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film.
A release print is a copy of a film that is provided to a movie theater for exhibition.
A still camera is a type of camera used to take photographs.
Super 35 (originally known as Superscope 235) is a motion picture film format that uses exactly the same film stock as standard 35 mm film, but puts a larger image frame on that stock by using the negative space normally reserved for the optical analog sound track.
Technicolor is a series of color motion picture processes, the first version dating from 1916, and followed by improved versions over several decades.
Techniscope or 2-perf is a 35 mm motion picture camera film format introduced by Technicolor Italia in 1960.
Telecine is the process of transferring motion picture film into video and is performed in a color suite.
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
Univisium (macaronic Latin for "unity of images") is a proposed universal film format created by cinematographer Vittorio Storaro, ASC, AIC and his son, Fabrizio, to unify all future theatrical and television movies into one respective aspect ratio of 2:1 (18:9).
Videotape is magnetic tape used for storing video and usually sound in addition.
VistaVision is a higher resolution, widescreen variant of the 35 mm motion picture film format which was created by engineers at Paramount Pictures in 1954.
Vittorio Storaro, A.S.C., A.I.C. (born 24 June 1940) is an Italian cinematographer widely recognized for his work on numerous classic films including Apocalypse Now, The Conformist, and The Last Emperor.
Widescreen images are images that are displayed within a set of aspect ratios (relationship of image width to height) that is used in film, television and computer screens.
135 is photographic film in a film format used for still photography.
35 mm film (millimeter) is the film gauge most commonly used for motion pictures and chemical still photography (see 135 film).