Glenn Kennel


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  • SIGGRAPH 1999

    Glenn Kennel is the Director of Technology for Cinesite’s Digital Mastering division. He is responsible for defining and developing technology and practices to support digital mastering and digital intermediate services. This includes the implementation of an end-to-end system for digital scanning, color correction, conforming and film recording. Kennel and his team developed and introduced the Cineon Digital Film System in 1993. Prior to that he was the Project Manager for the team that developed the prototype of the Spirit Datacine, working on the design, development and implementation of digital film scanning and recording systems since 1985, and was part of the management team that launched Cinesite in 1992.

    In 1995, Kennel was recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences with a Technical Achievement Award for his pioneering work in the development of linear CCD film scanners. The Kodak team that Kennel led was also recognized in 1999 by the Academy for the Lightning laser film-recording system.

    Kennel has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Bucknell University, an M.S. in Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology, and an M.B.A. from the Simon School at the University of Rochester.  

    SIGGRAPH 1997

    Glenn Kennel works in the Professional Motion Imaging division of Eastman Kodak Co. Despite his current title, Product Manager, Glenn is a principal architect of Kodak’s Cinéon film scanner and recorder products.