IMAX has teamed up with Warner Bros UK, ODEON Cinemas and Imagine Publishing to challenge fans to create the most epic, larger-than-life Godzilla poster for a chance to have their artwork displayed in ODEON Cinemas throughout the UK.
Admiral off North Bruny Island.
(c) Michael Bird
Knowing of my love for traditional wooden boats my father-in-law recently sent me a fascinating little volume edited by Graeme Broxam about the history, recovery and restoration of Admiral, Tasmania’s (possibly Australia’s) oldest commercial boat, now returned to fully operational condition. Her career, which has spanned 149 years as a waterman’s boat, steam launch, fishing boat and yacht, sheds light not only on Australia’s maritime past, but also on the enterprise of emancipated convicts in the early days of that new nation. With kind permission of Graeme, here are some of the highlights of that story…
Children can let their imaginations run wild this Easter Holiday and May Half Term at London Transport Museum. Filled with buses, trains, and taxis they can take the wheel, try their hand as a Tube driver on a special simulator and explore the vehicles of London’s past and present.
This week, Chancellor George Osbourne announced plans to make it easier for those who want to build their own homes by confirming that the government proposes a Right to Build, which will force councils to supply self builders and custom builders with plots of land if they ask for it.
British blues pioneer, John Mayall, is celebrating his 80th birthday year by sharing it with his fans. He has just begun a run of 59 live dates, across Europe, in just 64 days and releases ‘A Special Life’, his first new studio album in five years, on Forty Below Records on Monday 19th May 2014.
Blockbuster Titles, Including Star Wars: Episode VII, Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, Will Come to Life in The IMAX Experience®
LOS ANGELES – March 20, 2014 – IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and The Walt Disney Studios, a division of The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS), today announced an agreement to release several of Disney’s upcoming films in IMAX® theatres under an extension of the companies’ long-running relationship.