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With digital, you do have the advantage of having an absolutely rock steady image because there’s no projector gate, no perforations, no film weaving through…
We have new tools that can give the audience a sense of not only being there, which is the key element in an IMAX film,…
Not only have I made films about the subject, but I’ve largely funded them on my own, so I’m fully committed to doing whatever I…
In a normal movie, the director controls what you look at. The shots don’t last very long because you’re getting the audience to look at…
‘Hollywood Don’t Surf!’ is really about how Hollywood’s superficial view of surfing culture has influenced popular culture and the story of what happened when real…
Grain isn’t structured like a screen door that you’re looking through, but pixels are. Film-based grain is just all over the place, one frame totally…
Flying through a hurricane is the most fearsome shaking you will ever get. Everything has to be tied down in the airplane. And the IMAX…
What’s happening on the Colorado River is happening all over the world. The water is overused, overdammed, and it’s polluted in some places.
The ocean is our planet’s life support system, yet in my travels and at home, I’ve seen its degradation firsthand.
Marine scientists predict that by 2050 there will be no more large fish left in the ocean if we don’t change our relationship with the…
I’ve been using the power of the IMAX medium, with its gigantic screens and supervivid pictures, to get people to fall in love with the…
I love the ocean; growing up around Laguna Beach, I spent my summers surfing, diving, and snorkeling.
Satisfying myself is the point in filmmaking, in my mind.
Film has far more color shades. It’s called ‘bit depth’ in digital terms. And most bit depth in digital is about twelve, but film bit…
At first, the tornado is nearly invisible. Against the sky, it’s white on white.
My goal is that after seeing ‘Grand Canyon,’ every person in the audience will go home knowing they have to conserve water: even something as…
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