O.C. tech firm (RED DIGITAL CINEMA) behind ‘Hobbit’ innovation

Great article from OC Register: http://www.ocregister.com/articles/red-380380-film-company.html 

Irvine’s Red Digital Cinema helps Peter Jackson pioneer a film shot at double the frames per second in ultra-smooth action.

Where to see ‘The Hobbit’ in 3D in the OC

“The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” opens Friday. The following Orange County theaters will be showing the movie in 3D at 48 frames per second:

•Orange 30 with IMAX & ETX (92868)

•Irvine Spectrum 21 + IMAX & RPX (92618)

•Huntington Beach Bella Terra 20 + 😄 (92647)

•Aliso Viejo Stadium 20 with IMAX (92656)

•Brea Stadium 22 (92821)

•Orange Stadium Promenade 25 + 😄 (92867)

•Foothill Towne Center 22 in Foothill Ranch (92610)

•Cinepolis Ranch Santa Margarita 6 (92688)

Tip: When browsing show times, look for “HFR 3D,” which stands for high frame rate, to make sure you are seeing the enhanced 3D experience.

Source: thehobbit.com

Article Tab: A line of Red Epic cameras, which retail for about $19,000 each, sit on the production line in Irvine.

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