By The Hollywood Reporter: Etan Vlessing on June 25, 2014
TORONTO – IMAX is expanding its presence in South Africa after inking a two-theater deal with Ster-Kinekor Theaters.
The division of Primedia Group will add a theater to an upcoming multiplex in Pretoria East, and a second to another new multiplex in Johannesburg, to bring its stable of IMAX theaters to three.
Ster-Kinekor opened an initial IMAX screen in Durban nine months ago.
The latest agreement with the South African exhibitor is part of a strategy by IMAX, led by Andrew Cripps, president of ...
By Fansided: Tasha Meares on June 25, 2014
Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming film The Equalizer starring Denzel Washington will get the IMAX® treatment.
If you have ever seen a movie in IMAX in the past, whether it was in 3-D or not, you know that IMAX is one of the most immersive experiences that a moviegoer can have.
The picture quality, and the sheer size of the screen, is truly something to behold. Couple this with the incredible surround sound experience that IMAX brings, and you almost feel as if you are a part of the movie.
Now, it would seem as if another upcoming film is about ...
IMAX® President Greg Foster Talks TRANSFORMERS 4 and the IMAX® 4K 3D Digital Camera; Won’t Confirm J.J. Abrams Is Using IMAX® Cameras on STAR WARS: EPISODE 7
By Collider: Steve “Frosty" Weintraub on June 20, 2014
Last night I was able to speak with Greg Foster (President of IMAX® Entertainment) on the red carpet at the world premiere of Michael Bay‘s Transformers: Age of Extinction in Hong Kong. As we previously reported, Bay used the new IMAX® 4K 3D digital cameras to shoot a tremendous amount of Transformers 4, and when you see it in IMAX® about 60% of the movie will use the full IMAX® aspect ratio. It’s absolutely the best way to experience this movie.
By Fast Company: Corinne Iozzio on June 20, 2014
With its 3D Digital Camera, the company responsible for supersizing the film experience is revolutionizing the film industry yet again.
Transformers 4: Age of Extinction, opening next Friday all across the United States, clocks in at 150 minutes jam-packed with rippling muscles, swooping action shots, and earth-shattering explosions. Somewhere within there are 30 minutes shot with an IMAX camera—
By Laser Focus World: Conard Holton on June 17, 2014
Necsel (Milpitas, CA) is now the exclusive worldwide provider of specified lasers for projection systems by IMAX® (NYSE:IMAX; New York). Necsel's technology comprises red, green, and blue visible lasers and laser systems that meet performance, size, and cost requirements for laser cinema projection and other specialty lighting uses.