April 3, 2013
By Melody Uy
Walters co-founded 5th Kind in 2002 and oversaw the development of systems that have been used to manage digital assets for numerous high profile feature productions, including Iron Man 2, Alice in Wonderland and Watchmen. Prior to that, we worked as an independent digital operations and management specialist with credits including such films as Speed Racer and Superman Returns. He has degrees in film and physics from the University of North Texas.
Regarding his move to Codex, Walters said he relishes the opportunity to return to a role focused on digital cinema technology. “I’ve had a close relationship with Codex for several years and am very impressed with its products and its success,” he observed. “We will be developing new capabilities for Codex new and current products, including on-line tools, that will result in a seamless pipeline from the camera through post.”