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Cinema Today expo warps up in India

08-03-2011 10:15 BJT

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The 5th edition of the Cinema Today expo concluded on Sunday in capital city Chennai of India's southern Tamil Nadu state. The objective of the exhibition was to showcase new technology and the traditional equipment that were used in film making.

On display were some of the best video and still cameras, lighting equipment and other film equipment including camera cranes, tripods, etc.

The exhibition looks to bring the fields of cinema, broadcast media, and entertainment under a single roof.

K. Tarun Kumar, an exhibitor from Anand Cine Service said that the exhibition acts as a platform to showcase the best equipment used to shoot films and advertisements.

K. Tarun Kumar said, "Whatever you want to shoot, we have the widest range of equipment available, both film cameras as well as the latest digital cameras."

He further added that the ongoing exhibition attracted cinema enthusiasts and students of film studies.

K. Tarun Kumar said, "Students from several film institutes come and see the latest equipment, get a hands on touch, feeling, where they will experience and operate the equipment, they know all the technicalities. They ask questions. And we also have seminars spread over two days where all the presenters, we have nine overseas visitors, who are going to present their equipments."

Many new technologies were launched with special focus on digital revolution in film making, 3D Stereoscopy, VFX, Definition, 3D Production, live professional sound and light demonstrations.

Apart from the display of the latest gadgets and gizmos, seminars were also held to engage in meaningful discussions so that they are able to comprehend global trends that are prevalent in the field.

 

Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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