director of engineering and standards
Howard Lukk is the director of engineering and standards on staff at the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE). He is formerly the vice president of production technology at The Walt Disney Studios, where he was responsible for helping to incorporate new technologies into the studio workflow. Lukk earlier served as director of technology for Digital Cinema Initiatives (DCI), where he researched and documented digital cinema system specifications. He recently finished directing his second short film, titled "Emma" (2014). This project followed his directorial debut, "Make Believe" (2013), which was shot in 3D with the prototype hybrid 3D camera rig in Berlin. Lukk is a SMPTE Fellow and an associate member of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).