Toronto firms hope technology offers competitive edge to offset higher Canadian dollar
Toronto Star, Sat Jul 31 2010, By line: Dana Flavelle
Bill White forgot that he meant to take Wednesday off.
The co-founder of the (www.3dcameracompany.com») 3D Camera Company has worked straight through the weekend.
He’s just back from New York where his cameras were used to shoot a concert by the U.K. punk rock Jim Jones Revue Band in 3-D.
Then it was off to participate at a 3-D Media Workshop in Rockport, Me.
Now, the pioneering Toronto film industry entrepreneur is double-booked and running at least half an hour late.
White shrugs off what he calls a lifelong habit of “controlled chaos.”
Personal idiosyncrasies aside, his cluttered calendar may reflect the fact his company is one of several Toronto firms chasing the 3-D dream. The long list of well-known local players includes Don Carmody Productions, Cinespace Film Studios and Creative Post Inc. Continue Reading