NanoTech's 4K Studios Welcomes Film Editor Harmy
Creator of Star Wars Despecialized Edition Joins Re-mastering Team
Feb 06, 2015, 12:45 ET
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NanoTech Entertainment (OTCPINK: NTEK), a pioneer in bringing the 4K experience to consumers, announced today that Film Editor Harmy has joined the 4K Studios team. Harmy, creator of the internet sensation, "Star Wars Despecialized Edition," has a global following of film restoration and re-mastering work.
Alex "LX" Rudis, head of 4K Studios noted, "As someone who grew up part of the 'Star Wars' generation, I'm very excited to have Harmy joining the 4K Studios team. His 'Despecialized Edition Star Wars' has a remarkable aesthetic sense and fantastic attention to detail. When I first viewed his work on 'Star Wars,' I was emotionally transported back to the very first time I saw the film. I feel that Harmys' attention to subtle aspects of color grading and shadow detail will provide similar depths of emotional impact to the 4K restoration and master work that we provide for UltraFlix™. He's a great addition to our team and I'm very much looking forward to working with him."
Harmy is joining the 4K Studios team as they prepare to launch the new "re-mastered by 4K Studios" effort, where films that have been previously released in 4K will be re-mastered using second-generation tools and techniques that differentiate them from other offerings of the same film. Harmy stated "I've always been a big proponent of presenting movies in the best possible quality while maintaining their original artistic integrity. I am very excited to be joining the 4K Studios as part of the UltraFlix team. I'm really proud to be working on film restoration as a part of the team of people who the leaders in bringing the true cinematic experience to our living rooms using cutting-edge 4K streaming technology."
Rudis continued, "While you might find some of the same films that we offer on UltraFlix on other 4K services, the experience will be far superior on UltraFlix. Most providers just deliver to the consumer whatever they receive without putting any effort into ensuring the film has been treated with the best effort, providing the true cinematic experience"
Starting in February, UltraFlix viewers will start to see the "Re-Mastered by 4K Studios" Logo appearing on films that are updated through this program.
About NanoTech Entertainment
Headquartered in San Jose, CA, the heart of Silicon Valley, NanoTech Entertainment is a technology company that focuses on all aspects of the entertainment industry. With seven technology business units, focusing on 3D, Gaming, Content, Media & IPTV, Mobile Apps, and Manufacturing, the company has a unique business model. The company has a diverse portfolio of products and technology. NanoTech Gaming creates the world's most compelling gaming experiences by using the latest innovative technology in land-based casino, consumer and arcade gaming markets. Based on research of modern social and competitive games, NanoTech gaming machines allow players to choose exactly how they want to balance their skill and intelligence against the risk / reward model of the game. Players enjoy compelling video experiences that are entertaining independently of the gambling component. NanoTech Media develops proprietary technology which it licenses to publishers for use in their products as well as creating and publishing unique content. NanoTech Media Technology includes the world's first 4K Ultra HD streaming solution. NanoTech Communications develops and sells proprietary apps and technology in the Mobile and Consumer space. Clear Memories is the global leader in 3D ice carving and manufacturing technology. 4K Studios creates digital 4K Ultra HD content using both licensed materials as well as original productions. Ultra Media Group focuses on the acquisition and licensing of content. UMG also develops and creates original programming and live events for use on NanoTech networks. More information about NanoTech Entertainment and its products can be found on the web at www.NTEK.com.
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