Digital Cinema for Technicians: Basics and Installation

Seminar targets:
This seminar is specifically designed for cinema technicians with professional experience in classical film technology. The course introduces the attendees to the basics and technologies of various devices and components of a 2D / 3D Digital Cinema System, especially of the DCP projector series. It sets a focus on imparting the complete skills necessary for installation and the first start-up, e.g. screen alignment, macro programming, etc. It also discusses in detail the maintenance and servicing incl. the realization of updates as well as fault detection. DCP projectors are available for hands-on practicing of the newly acquired knowledge.  


  • Digital Cinema basics
  • DCP projector technology – the basics
  • Installation and start-up
  • Introduction to the GUI / operation software
  • Image formats and input sources
  • Macro programming
  • Fault diagnosis
  • Update realization
  • Connection to the cinema automation – basics
  • 3D Digital Cinema – a survey
  • Hands-on training on DCP projectors
  • Internet portal / DCP projector registration

DCP projectors, DCP operation software, D-Cinema server, scaler, interface devices

Necessary previous knowledge:
Professional cinema technician

Please bring your own laptop:

  • Laptop with Windows XP/Vista, with Ethernet and serial port, virus-free; USB stick
  • Necessary software: Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office, current antivirus software

2 days, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Kinoton Technology Center, Germering (Munich)

Number of attendees:
Minimum 8, maximum 16 attendees

Course fee:
On request

On request

Information and Consulting:
Phone +49 (0)89 89 44 46 124 or +49 (0)89 89 44 46 143
Fax     +49 (0)89 89 44 46 184
Email: training(at)

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3D Cinema

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The DCP Digital Cinema Projectors are suitable for all common 3D systems.

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