Rob Hummel has left his position as president of digital cinema at Dalsa to join DI and film restoration company Post Logic Studios as CEO.
Hummel is succeeding Larry Birstock, who is staying with the Prime Focus group of companies in the position of president of Prime Focus Global Integration.
At DALSA, Hummel introduced the company’s 4K digital motion picture camera to the industry. He previously worked as senior VP of production technology at Warner Bros., overseeing digital restoration on films like Gone With the Wind and Wizard of Oz. He also has worked for Sony, Technicolor, DreamWorks Animation and Walt Disney Studios.
“Post Logic is poised to begin taking full advantage of their global network of facilities that will enable us to provide our clients the best quality at the greatest value. Having access to Prime Focus Group’s post and VFX facilities in India and Canada will enable us to leverage cost savings for our clients that have been previously unheard of,” said Hummel.