Schel Kuehnert joins Digital Vision
Technical sales expert Schel Kuehnert has joined Digital Vision to manage the company’s U.S. presence. Digital Vision provides systems for image restoration, enhancement, color correction and data conforming. …Adobe Premiere Pro CS5 has been released. New version adds support for the Quadro 5000M for Windows laptop computers and the Quadro 4000 for Mac OS. …Band Pro Film & Digital’s One World open house in Burbank tomorrow will feature demos from Marvin Technologies, which automates backups, LTO tape masters, Quicktime proxies for offline editing and DVD dailies in one step. Attendees for the open house can register at bandpro.com/oneworld … Department store chain La Curacao is now carrying Xpand universal 3D glasses … The L.A. 3D Club will screen three 3D documentaries from Passmore Labs at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 19, at the Downtown Independent Theater in Los Angeles. Program includes “MicroWorlds,” “Physics of Surfing” and “The Extreme Nature of Bats,” all directed by Greg Passmore. … Stewart Filmscreen has pacted with crystal manufacturer Swarovski Elements to create a home theater screen with a crystal-encrusted frame for Stewart’s Couture Collection. … Tweak Software and the Foundry have released RV Integration Package for Nuke. Package brings high-performance RV playback to Nuke and gives artists a seamless workflow with the best features of Nuke and RV … Chaos Group has released rendering engine V-Ray 2.0 for 3Ds Max. … Procedural Inc. has released 3D city creation software CityEngine 2010.3. New version adds 3D export to Vue and other improvements … Panphonics, maker of direction audio speakers, showcased its Sound Shower speakers at the Nobel Nightcap following the Nobel banquet in Stockholm. … Scripps Networks has installed 26 Miranda Vertigo XG graphics processors as part of an ongoing effort to upgrade its graphics capabilities for its specialty cable channels: HGTV, Food Network, DIY Network, Travel Channel, Cooking Channel and Great American Country. … Storage company BlueArc has partnered with Aspera on a new file-transfer mechanism capable of sending a terabyte of data in 20 minutes. Companies claim the new “fasp” technology guarantees fast transfers regardless of distance and network conditions.