and CEO Brian Pope will describe his company’s groundbreaking work in using
photogrammetry to produce 3D digital models of locations and landscapes in a
Power Chat Theater Presentation at the AFCI Locations Show in Los Angeles. Pope
will make his presentation on Friday, April 7 at 12:30 p.m. and again on
Saturday, April 8 at 11:30 a.m. at the Marriott Burbank.
leader in emerging production and post-production services including virtual
reality, augmented reality and 3D scanning. Its work in photogrammetry is
opening new vistas in film, television and game production by making it
possible to create 3D models of virtually any location or environment in
precise and intricate detail.
communities seeking to attract production activity, Cognition’s work is
particularly exciting as it promises to open locations previously inaccessible
due to remoteness, environmental concerns and other factors. “Our work provides
a value added opportunity for film commissions to market locations that may be
seasonally sensitive and to provide visual effect assets that can enhance a
location’s attractiveness,” says Pope. “It can even allow a film commission to
market in a way that enables productions to plan shoots from a distance and in
virtual reality. Film commissions can expand their inventory of available
including its stunning models of Utah’s Fremont Indian Petroglyphs and
Iceland’s otherworldly caves. He will also discuss Cognition’s ongoing
collaboration with The Arc/k Project, a nonprofit organization that is building
digital archive of vulnerable cultural treasures, such as Syria’s Palmyra
Castle, which was recently damaged by ISIS.
Show runs April 6-8. Show hours are Thursday, April 6th, 12.00 p.m. – 5.30 p.m.; Friday, April 7th, 11.00
a.m. 5.30 p.m.; and Saturday, April 8th,
11.00 a.m. – 4.00 p.m.
Show: AFCI Locations Show
Event: Power Chat Theater Presentation: Cognition and The Arc/k Project
Where: Marriott Burbank, 2500 N Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505
When: Friday, April 7. 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 8, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Suite B, Los Angeles, CA 90038.  874.4487 www.cognition.la