Douglas Trumbull On High Frame Rate Filmmaking

Did The Hobbit experiment in High Frame Rate (HFR) sour you on faster-than-24 filmmaking? It hasn’t dispelled visual effects guru Douglas Trumbull on high frame rate – he explains his thoughts on the eventuality of HFR cinema (both parts are available in the link below). As a result of cinema’s transition from celluloid film to digital data, Read MoreRead More

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Masterclass in Why HFR Fails…

Vincent Laforet goes in depth about his opinion of why the 48 fps HFR experiment fails and why 24 is still the magic number for filmmaking. Peter Jackson, a terrifically talented film maker and pioneer of new cinema technology, has given the world of cinema a very important, and perhaps unintended, gift with his latest Read MoreRead More