Filmmaker James Cameron and acclaimed cinematographer and CEO of PACE, Vince Pace, will deliver NAB’s opening keynote address April 11 at the 2011 NAB Show in Las Vegas. Cameron, the creative force behind the two highest grossing motion pictures of all time, and Pace, a world-renowned visual effects visionary and 3D innovator, will discuss recent developments and innovations in 3D technology and storytelling and future implications for the entertainment industry at large.
James Cameron’s films have blazed new trails in visual effects and set numerous performance records both domestically and abroad. His films have earned numerous nominations and awards from a variety of organizations, including Titanic‘s 14 Academy Award nominations (a record) and 11 Oscars (the most any movie has received), which included Cameron’s wins for best picture, best direction and best editing. Avatar won Golden Globes for best director and best picture, and won three of the nine Academy Awards for which it was nominated.
Avatar‘s cinematography is the result of a collaboration between Cameron and Pace.
Over a decade ago, Cameron, Pace and, Patrick Campbell, president of PACE, shared a desire to revolutionize the entertainment experience. Together, they developed innovative technology for an advanced stereoscopic acquisition system known as FUSION 3D. Individually and collectively, Cameron, Pace and FUSION 3D have captured some of the world’s most captivating images and productions of our time including Avatar, Tron: Legacy, Aliens of the Deep, Ghosts of the Abyss, Titanic, The Abyss, Expedition: Bismark and U2 3D.