I Stream, You Stream, We All Stream

I Stream, You Stream, We All Stream

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the August 2020 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) Streaming, Progressive Downloads, Over The Top or “OTT”, Video On Demand or “VOD”; whatever you want to call it, this general...

Getting Back To Work — The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

Getting Back To Work — The Waiting Is The Hardest Part

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the June 2020 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) As I sat down to write my essay this month, I wanted to cover any subject that would not require mention of Coronavirus,...

Can James Cameron Save It, or is 3D Finally Dead…Again?

Can James Cameron Save It, or is 3D Finally Dead…Again?

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the October 2019 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) James Cameron is an innovative filmmaker who has pushed the boundaries of technology in services of cinematic storytelling....

Who Needs Another Film Festival?

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the June 2017 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) Regular readers of my monthly essays know that I tend to write about the things I’m mulling over.  Whether it’s buying or...

Can Super Heroes Save The Cinema…Or Will They Kill It?

by James Mathers Cinematographer and Founder of the Digital Cinema Society (Excerpted from the May 2017 Digital Cinema Society eNewsletter) It’s the three day Memorial Day weekend, a prime moviegoing opportunity, but checking out the offerings at the local cineplex...