ETERNA-RDI, the Industry's First Recording Film Designed Exclusively for the Digital Intermediate Process, Receives 2007 61st Technical Development Award (Japan)

Fujifilm has received a 2007 61st Technical Development Award from the Motion Picture and Television Engineering Society of Japan, Inc. for its highly evaluated outstanding technical achievement in developing the ETERNA-RDI recording film exclusively for the digital intermediate process.

The Technical Development Award is awarded for technical achievements that have contributed to the development of the motion picture and television industry. ETERNA-RDI was awarded this time due to the Society's high evaluation of its development and introduction to the market as an industry-first high-quality recording film that had been required due to the spread of digital processing in motion picture production in recent years.

• Motion Picture and Television Engineering Society of Japan, Inc.
Established in 1947 as the Motion Picture Engineering Society of Japan, the name was changed in 1965 to the Motion Picture and Television Engineering Society of Japan. The society is made up of companies and organizations involved in film and television (corporate members) and individuals engaged in film and television engineering (individual members). It is the only nonprofit organization in Japan to encompass all aspects of motion picture and television engineering within the scope of its activities.

Fujifilm staff involved with ETERNA-RDI development receive the Technical Development Award 2007 at the award ceremony held on June 11, 2008.
From left: Osamu Yamagishi, General Manager, Imaging Materials Quality Assurance Div.; Hikaru Murakami, Imaging Materials Quality Assurance Div. (award recipient); Masaaki Miki, Advanced Marking Research Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Ryoji Nishimura, Senior Research Manager, Frontier Core-Technology Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Youichi Hosoya, Frontier Core-Technology Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Yoshikazu Aoki, Corporate Vice President, General Manager, Photo Imaging Products Div.; and Kiyotada Masuda, General Manager, Motion Picture Film, International Marketing, Photo Imaging Products Div.
Fujifilm staff involved with ETERNA-RDI development receive 2007 61st Technical Development Award at the award ceremony held on June 11, 2008.
From left: Osamu Yamagishi, General Manager, Imaging Materials Quality Assurance Div.; Hikaru Murakami, Imaging Materials Quality Assurance Div. (award recipient); Masaaki Miki, Advanced Marking Research Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Ryoji Nishimura, Senior Research Manager, Frontier Core-Technology Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Youichi Hosoya, Frontier Core-Technology Laboratories, Research & Development Management Headquarters (award recipient); Yoshikazu Aoki, Corporate Vice President, General Manager, Photo Imaging Products Div.; and Kiyotada Masuda, General Manager, Motion Picture Film, International Marketing, Photo Imaging Products Div.
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