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Digital Pioneers Make Push For Higher Film Speeds
  • PARK CITY, Utah
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Peter Jackson is making his hobbits and dwarves march double-time in his "The Lord of the Rings" prequel, which he's shooting in a faster film speed than the Hollywood standard.

Jackson hopes the 48-frames-a-second rate -- twice the 24 frames that has been the custom since the 1920s...

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