Dashwood takes top honors at the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society Technology Awards

International 3D Society StatuetteThe award-winning Stereo3D CAT calibration and analysis system adds the prestigious Lumiere statuette for technical achievement to its growing list of accolades, and offers a limited-time 20% discount on all Stereo3D licenses

Los Angeles, California – Sept. 24, 2013 – Dashwood Cinema Solutions, developer of film & TV production software tools for the Mac, was awarded the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society’s prestigious Lumiere award at a special event at Paramount Pictures Studios in Hollywood on September 18th.


“We are very honored to be recognized by The International 3D and Advanced Imaging Society for Stereo3D CAT” said Tim Dashwood, founder of Dashwood Cinema Solutions. “I must thank DSC Labs, Noise Industries and the dedicated team at Dashwood for their tireless effort in bringing this valuable tool to market. It’s very rewarding to know that something I selfishly designed just to make my own job as stereographer a little easier has been embraced by so many 3D filmmakers in Hollywood and around the world.”

To commemorate this special honor, for a limited time Dashwood is offering 20% OFF Stereo3D CAT and Stereo3D Toolbox licenses with the coupon code “i3ds“. This offer expires September 30th, 2013.

About Stereo3D CAT
Designed by stereographers for stereographers, the award-winning Stereo3D CAT software is an indispensable calibration, monitoring, and analysis tool for Mac OS X. Its features include the patent pending Alignment Tracker (supported by DSC Labs’ Dashwood 3D charts,) Stereo3D Visualizer, Parallax Inspector, Parallax Line Guides, Depth Analysis, 3D Monitoring Modes, Stereoscopic Waveform/Vectorscope, Geometry Correction and Logging Meta Data Support. Stereo3D CAT supports input from any QuickTime-compatible capture device and Blackmagic Design’s Decklink Extreme 3D, UltraStudio 3D or UtlraStudio 4K.

Hear what the professionals have to say about Stereo3D CAT at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AWlp1Gw49Vo

Stereo3D CAT availability
Stereo3D CAT software and licenses are available for download or purchase now at www.dashwood3d.com/stereo3dcat.php 
The 15-launch full-featured trial and free versions are available for immediate use. Please contact sales@dashwood3d.com for academic pricing.
Stereo3D CAT is also available in cost-saving academic bundles with the educational Genus Hurricane 3D rig and professional 21st Century 3D rigs.
 Email sales@dashwood3d.com for more information.

Press Kit
A Press Kit with logos, screenshots and photos from the awards is available at http://www.dashwood3d.com/Dashwood_Stereo3D_CAT_press_kit.zip

About Dashwood Cinema Solutions
A part of the Noise Industries Development Partner Program since 2009, Dashwood Cinema Solutions is an R&D wing of Tim Dashwood’s Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based production company that specializes in stereoscopic pre-visualization, music videos and film production. Dashwood Cinema Solutions’ mandate is to find solutions to common problems in film production and post-production. Their award-winning flagship product, Stereo3D Toolbox is utilized by post-production houses around the world for easy stereoscopic 3D mastering on the Mac platform. For more information about Dashwood Cinema Solutions, please go to www.Dashwood3D.com
Stereo3D Toolbox, Stereo3D CAT, the Dashwood 3D Chart, and Stereo3D Visualizer are trademarks of Dashwood Cinema Solutions, a division of 11 Motion Pictures Limited. All other trademarks, registered trademarks and products mentioned herein belong to their respective owners.

About Tim Dashwood
Tim Dashwood is the founder of 11 Motion Pictures and its sister companies Dashwood Cinema Solutions and the Toronto-based stereoscopic 3D production company Stereo3D Unlimited Inc.
An accomplished director/cinematographer, editor and stereographer, Dashwood’s diverse range of credits include numerous music videos, commercials, documentaries and feature films, as well as S3D productions for 3net, DirectTV, Discovery Channel and the National Film Board of Canada. He also specializes in the previsualization of live action fight/stunt scenes for large-scale productions such as Kick-Ass, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Pacific Rim. Recent film credits for cinematography include the films Air Knob, Bob, The Killer and Academy Award Winner Chris Landreth’s Subconscious Password.
As a developer of award-winning software tools for the film industry, Dashwood created the post-production tools Stereo3D Toolbox & Editor Essentials, and the award-winning calibration/analysis/tracking software Stereo3D CAT.
Considered a thought-leader in the disciplines of camera and stereoscopic 3D production technologies, Dashwood has spoken at The National Association of Broadcasters Conference (NAB), International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), South By Southwest (SXSW), Creative Content World (CCW), AENY, DVExpo, Reel Asian Film Festival, ProFusion, Banff Centre, TFCPUG, CPUG Supermeet, The Toronto Worldwide Short Film Festival and the Toronto International Stereoscopic Conference.
Dashwood graduated with Honors from Sheridan College’s Media Arts program in 1995 and returned to its Advanced Televison and Film program in 2000/2001 to study with veteran cinematograher Richard Leiterman CSC. Dashwood is an associate member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers.

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1 Comment for Dashwood takes top honors at the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society Technology Awards

  1. Robert Douglas says:

    Congratulations Tim! It’s great to see that all your hard work and creative innovations are being recognized with such a prestigious award. You deserve it!