February 1959
British Kinematography;Feb1959, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p45
Trade Publication
The article reports on the announcement by J. Frank Brockliss Ltd. regarding the planned manufacturing of massive lenses for Todd-AO film projectors by Philips. The lenses will be made available in a variety of focal lengths. The development suggests that the cost of installation of Philips Todd-AO equipment will be reduced.


Related Articles

  • UKCA LIGHTVIBES® DEMO AT GENESIS. Slater, Jim // Cinema Technology;Jun2016, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p78 

    The article evaluates the LightVibes system from electronics company Philips demonstrated at the 2016 UK Cinema Association (UKCA) regional meeting at the Genesis cinema in London, England.

  • Cameras: Startling Innovations Everywhere. Leitner, D.W. // Millimeter;Mar2003, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p79 

    Features several motion picture cameras. Launch of the digital cinematography camera from Philips Electronics NV; Introduction of a battery-powered DRAM-based recording device by Baytech Inc.; Expansion of the 24p CineAlta family of Sony Corp.

  • BARCO APPOINT PHILIPS AS AUTHORISED SUPPLIER.  // Cinema Technology;Sep2009, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p12 

    The article reports that Barco NV has appointed Philips Electronics NV as an authorized supplier of Xenon Digital Cinema Lamps for use in cinema projectors in Great Britain. It states that the Philips Xenon Lamps have passed Barco's testing requirements, suggesting that they can ensure the...

  • Notes from a movie engineer's diary. Bell, Billy // Cinema Technology;Sep2012, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p80 

    The article offers the author's experience of operating cinema projectors in Odeon Bournemouth Cinema in Great Britain. He mentions his involvement in the installation of a BTH sound equipment on the DP70 projectors of the cinema from Philips Electronics NV. He also notes their challenges in...

  • Happy birthday Philips DP70! Taylor, Mike // Cinema Technology;Mar2005, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p44 

    The author provides a brief history of the Todd-AO wide screen film process developed by Mike Todd, Sr. and the subsequent new motion picture projector, the Philips DP70, also known as the Norelco AAII in the United States. This development also led directly to 70MM film stock.

  • SOUND ASSOCIATES TO DISTRIBUTE PHILIPS XENON LAMPS IN UK.  // Cinema Technology;Jun2009, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p10 

    The article announces that Sound Associates Inc. has been chosen by Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV as the Great Britain distributor of Philips xenon lamps for the motion picture market in the country. It mentions that the lamps include 700 watts (W), 8000W Xenon lamps and Helios range for...

  • 'Eight Is Enough'.  // Film Journal International;May2002, Vol. 105 Issue 5, p30 

    Focuses on the eight-perf 70mm (8/70) motion picture projection system manufactured by Kinoton GmbH. Concerns about the product; Use of the projection system by Edward Theatres; Overview of motion picture large-format titles available in 8/70.

  • Trade Show Preview.  // Film Journal International;Apr2011, Vol. 114 Issue 4, p116 

    The article presents information on several products and technologies to be showcased at the CinemaCon trade show in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2011 including digital-cinema projectors from Barco, the AP20 Audio Processor from Datasat Digital Entertainment, and three dimensional (3D) eyeglasses from...

  • Seven screens in Delft. Slater, Jim // Cinema Technology;Dec2014, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p86 

    The article offers information regarding the cinema screens of the Pathé cinema in Delft, Netherlands. Topics discussed include use of the real-time operational management firm Gofilex's broadband distribution system in cinema, installation of new equipments to enhance viewers cinematic...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics