10.10.2012 11:00 AM
2012 Engineering Emmys Honorees Announced
Recipients to be acknowledged Oct. 24
HOLLYWOOD–The Television Academy this week announced the recipients of 64th Primetime Emmy Engineering Awards, which will be held Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012 at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood.

The Eastman Kodak Company was awarded the Philo T. Farnsworth Award for its impact on television technology and engineering through innovation in image capture, processing and manipulation, as well as its research contributing to the invention of digital cameras.

Dr. Richard Green, founder and former president/CEO of Cable Television Laboratories, will be awarded the Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award, which recognizes an individual whose ongoing contributions have affected TV technology and engineering, because he helped the cable industry transition from analog to broadband.

Eight Engineering Emmys also will be awarded for improvements that materially affect the transmission, recording or reception of television. This year’s recipients are:

Colorfront, Ltd. for Colorfront On-Set Dailies 
FilmLight, Ltd. for Truelight On-Set and Baselight Transfer 
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for Academy Color Encoding System
American Society of Cinematographers for the Color Decision List
Dolby Laboratories Inc. for the Dolby PRM-4200 Professional Reference Monitor 
Sony Electronics Inc. for the BVM E250 OLED Reference Monitor
Netflix, Inc. for Netflix Streaming of Movies and Television 
Toon Boom Animation Inc. for the Toon Boom Storyboard Pro.

The Engineering Plaque, which honors achievements that are important to the progress of the industry, 
will be awarded to Adobe Systems to for the Adobe Pass Viewer Authentication process.

Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found

Thursday 11:07 AM
The Best Deconstruction of a 4K Shoot You'll Ever Read
With higher resolutions and larger HD screens, wide shots using very wide lenses can be a problem because they allow viewers to see that infinity doesn’t quite resolve into perfect sharpness.

Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology