SMPTE's 'Magic and Miracles' Book Is Available at a Special Pre-Order Price
A Perfect Holiday Gift, the Richly Illustrated Hardcover Book Documents a Century of Moving Image Science and Technology
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SMPTE Publishes Study Group Report on Flow Management in Professional Media Networks
Report Addresses Current Standardization Gap and Proposes Next Steps for SMPTE and Broader Media Industry
SMPTE Say Goodbye to Hollywood Rotator
We're Moving the Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition!
New Location: Westin Bonaventure Downtown LA
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SMPTE’s mission is to be a leader in the advancement of the art, science, and craft of the image, sound, and metadata ecosystems around the world.

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For more than a century, SMPTE has developed more than 800 standards, recommended practices, and engineering guidelines that are currently in force, and continues to innovate, generating an average of 50 new standards annually cinema, television, internet video, storage, workflows, and much more.

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