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IMAX laser projectors and 12-channel surround sound to arrive in UK by summer

IMAX laser projectors and 12-channel surround sound to arrive in UK by summer

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IMAX will introduce its first laser projectors into the UK, alongside a new 12-channel surround sound system, at the end of this summer. IMAX senior executive VP Greg Foster told Pocket-lint that the first UK cinema to receive the IMAX laser projectors... >>

Why Avengers: Infinity War will be the best IMAX release ever

Why Avengers: Infinity War will be the best IMAX release ever

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Although Age of Ultron just released in cinemas, Marvel isn't slowing down. It is currently trying to get us pumped to see the next Avengers by announcing part one and two will be shot using IMAX and Arri's 2D digital camera. Avengers: Infinity War is... >>

Strap on the Hulkbuster Iron Man armour from Avengers: Age of Ultron in AR at IMAX cinemas

Strap on the Hulkbuster Iron Man armour from Avengers: Age of Ultron in AR at IMAX cinemas

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As if going to see Avengers: Age of Ultron at IMAX wasn't enough, now you can experience the Hulkbuster Iron Man armour in augmented reality too. The Hulkbuster armour, spoiler alert, is used by Tony Stark AKA Iron Man to take on the Hulk. It's essentially... >>

5 reasons why movie streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Instant are killing cinema

5 reasons why movie streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Instant are killing cinema

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The cinema is dying. It was once a place where families gathered to share films and even TV shows while people smoked and enjoyed the escapism that a home without TV could not offer. Nowadays many people own a huge TV with surround sound and have access... >>

We've tried the Oculus Rift Interstellar IMAX experience, you can too

We've tried the Oculus Rift Interstellar IMAX experience, you can too

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We popped along to the BFI IMAX in London's Waterloo today to try an Oculus Rift experience of the film Interstellar. You can do the same. For one day only the IMAX has an Oculus Rift virtual reality experience set up for anyone to try. The VR trip takes... >>

Star Wars VII is being shot in IMAX format

Star Wars VII is being shot in IMAX format

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Brilliant news has surface from the set of Star Wars VII – it's being filmed using IMAX cameras. The news appeared with the above photo, of what looks like a desert being shot as Tatooine, tweeted by @bad_robot. It isn't clear if the entire film is... >>

IMAX next-gen laser projectors to arrive this year, more affordable home cinema in 2015

IMAX next-gen laser projectors to arrive this year, more affordable home cinema in 2015

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IMAX is still the world's best pioneer for cinema advancements. It recently announced the world's first fully integrated 65mm 4K digital large-format 3D camera. And it's got plenty more to come including higher frame rates, next-gen laser projectors... >>

LG G Flex called mobile IMAX theatre in promo video ahead of its Tuesday release

LG G Flex called mobile IMAX theatre in promo video ahead of its Tuesday release

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As Korea gets ready to accept its first curved OLED smartphone this Tuesday, when the LG G Flex is released, a new promotional video has been unveiled. In the video the new LG G Flex is referred to as a mobile IMAX theatre. The fact that it’s curved... >>

IMAX can now beam cinema movies into the home while they're still on at the big screen

IMAX can now beam cinema movies into the home while they're still on at the big screen

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IMAX has teamed up with Prima Cinema, which transmits current cinema releases from the likes of Paramount and Universal for home viewing. This is exciting but it's also a disappointment in the short term for non-millionaires. It's a step towards having... >>

IMAX talks the future of cinema, laser projection, doubling up 4K, camera tech and more

IMAX talks the future of cinema, laser projection, doubling up 4K, camera tech and more

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IMAX is often cited as the pinnacle of cinema. The giant-screen cinema format has been undergoing something of a renaissance of late. Hollywood's embrace of IMAX's cameras in established movies such as Chris Nolan's Batman sequels The Dark Knight and... >>