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THX Release Home Cinema Calibration App – And For Now, It's Free - Bleeding Cool News

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THX Release Home Cinema Calibration App – And For Now, It's Free
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THX Release Home Cinema Calibration App – And For Now, It's Free. Posted on January 29, 2013 by Brendon Connelly. Tweet · Comments.
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Fall 2015 Preview: Our 20 Most-Anticipated Films

Fall 2015 Preview: Our 20 Most-Anticipated Films | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
From Pixar to Quentin Tarantino, we highlight the features we're most looking forward to this fall.
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An Impressive Aerial View and Timelapse of Record-Breaking 'Sail Amsterdam' 2015

An Impressive Aerial View and Timelapse of Record-Breaking 'Sail Amsterdam' 2015 | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Billed as the largest free nautical event in the world, Sail Amsterdam is a quinquennial (every five years) gathering of 600+ boats and tall ships that sail in a circuit in the Netherland's North Sea Canal before mooring in Amsterdam. The 2015 event was held just last week and according to
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The EU film industry in the spotlight at the Venice International Film Festival

The EU film industry in the spotlight at the Venice International Film Festival | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Five films which have been awarded EU funding are competing in the prestigious 72nd Venice International Film Festival between 2nd & 9th September. The European Commission has invested around €260
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Alogrithm turns any picture into the work of a famous artist

Alogrithm turns any picture into the work of a famous artist | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
A group of German researchers have created an algorithm that basically amounts to the most amazing Instagram filter ever conceived: a convolutional neural netwo...
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Listen To The 1973 Audio Drama Of Isaac Asimov's Foundation 

Listen To The 1973 Audio Drama Of Isaac Asimov's Foundation  | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Isaac Asimov’s Foundation trilogy is one of the landmark works of science fiction: it’s big, epic and has attracted a following in the decades since it’s original publication. In 1973, it was turned into an audio drama, and you can listen to it online!
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Two Shark Talk About the Meaning of Life in This Hilarious Short [Video]

An hilariously absurd short film by Steve Dildarian that starts with two sharks discussing the meaning of life... and then things get really weird. [Stev
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The Movies of My Youth by Italo Calvino

The Movies of My Youth by Italo Calvino | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
There were years when I went to the movies almost every day, around the time of my adolescence. Those were years in which cinema was my world.
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Book Review - The Master Switch - By Tim Wu

Book Review - The Master Switch - By Tim Wu | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Tim Wu’s ambitious history of modern communications posits that information technologies move through a cycle from open to closed systems.
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The President review – a formidable political parable - The Guardian

The President review – a formidable political parable - The Guardian | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Iranian film-maker Mohsen Makhmalbaf explores what happens to deposed dictators with dyspeptic ferocity
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The Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Absolutely Must Read in August

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Books You Absolutely Must Read in August | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The summer is almost over—but the beach reads keep on coming. Including brand new series by N.K. Jemisin and David Drake. A brand new Christopher Moore book, plus tons more of your favorite authors. Here are the books you must read in August.
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Fall 2015 Preview: Our 20 Most-Anticipated Festival Premieres

Fall 2015 Preview: Our 20 Most-Anticipated Festival Premieres | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
From Venice to Toronto to New York, we highlight our most-anticipated festival premieres.
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Cinematography 101: What is Cinematography? - YouTube

RocketJump's Creative Director Mike Symonds delves into the building blocks of what cinematography is, and how we can start to learn the language of cinema. ...
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The Movies of My Youth by Italo Calvino

The Movies of My Youth by Italo Calvino | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
There were years when I went to the movies almost every day, around the time of my adolescence. Those were years in which cinema was my world.
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“Wire Cutters,” a wonderful short film on the rough lives of off-world robot miners

“Wire Cutters,” a wonderful short film on the rough lives of off-world robot miners | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
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Award-Winning Designer Picks Some of Science Fiction's Best Book Covers

Award-Winning Designer Picks Some of Science Fiction's Best Book Covers | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Australian book cover designer WH Chong has won numerous awards for his book designs. And speaking to Spook Magazine, he singled out some of his favorite book cover designs for classic science fiction. (Which also happen to be for some of the best books ever written.)
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King Of The Road: Five Films You Need To See During Janus Films' Touring Wim Wenders Retrospective

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Here are the five films you can not miss from this touring Wim Wenders retrospective.
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10 New Siggraph Presentations now Available - Tutorials

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10 New Siggraph Presentations now Available - posted in Tutorials: Hey Everyone,This week we posted 10 more archived Siggraph 2015 Cinema 4D presentations by top 3D professionals.Weve organized the videos in 3 themed playlists: Character Rigging TechniquesLearn how to leverage the power of Cinema 4Ds unique character tools    Creating a Character Rigging Pipeline in Cinema 4D by Bret Bays    Weighting Workflows for Cinema 4D Character Animation by Bret Ba...
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The Millions : Car Crush: Why American Writers and Artists Can’t Stop Loving the Automobile

The Millions : Car Crush: Why American Writers and Artists Can’t Stop Loving the Automobile | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
ListsCar Crush: Why American Writers and Artists Can’t Stop Loving the AutomobileBy Bill Morris posted at 12:00 pm on August 4, 2015 3

Two debut novels – one freshly published, the other on its way to becoming a classic – have reminded me that for the past century American writers and artists have been obsessed with that shimmering, sexy, liberating, lethal contraption known as the automobile.  Small wonder.  Is there a more potent metaphor for American restlessness, for the American hunger for status and sex, for the American tendency to wind up, broken and bloody, in a ditch?

In a thesis written in 2007, a doctoral candidate named Shelby Smoak neatly summed up the role of the automobile in American fiction as a way for characters to experience “violence, sacredness and consumption.”  R

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First-Ever Drone Film Festival Seeks Best Movies Captured by Unmanned Aircraft - People Magazine

First-Ever Drone Film Festival Seeks Best Movies Captured by Unmanned Aircraft - People Magazine | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
The first-of-its-kind Drone Film Festival is seeking submissions from anywhere in the world
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British film industry tax breaks approved by EU - BBC News

British film industry tax breaks approved by EU - BBC News | Books, Photo, Video and Film | Scoop.it
Government plans to extend tax breaks for the British film industry, in a bid to attract more blockbusters to be filmed in the UK, are approved by the EU.
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