August 17, 2007


The Engineering Awards include products or processes, but most importantly must represent a step forward for its industry beneficiaries. The product or process must be available to post production industry peers, so internal proprietary workflows and processes are not eligible. The submission must be available on the market before the submission deadline. They can consist of hardware, software, a combination of both and/or a technological development or post production process.

The Second Annual HPA Awards will take place on November 1st at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles. In addition to the Engineering Excellence Award, the HPA Awards will honor outstanding work in the following categories: color grading using a DI process for a feature film, color grading for a television program, color grading for a commercial, editing for a feature film, editing for a television program, editing for a commercial, audio post production for a television program, audio post production for a commercial, compositing for a feature film, compositing for a television program, and compositing for a commercial.