RANDALL PARIS DARK|
Co-Founder, President -
HD Vision Studios, Inc.
An undisputed pioneer in the High Definition industry, Randall P. Dark is the creative and marketing force behind HD Vision Studios.
His 19 years of work exclusively in the medium have distinguished him as both an artistic and technological visionary. As a writer,
director, and producer,
Dark is able to offer an artist's point of view while demonstrating the technological advantages of High Definition
On May 19, 2000, Randall was presented with one of the International Electronic Cinema Festival's top honors: The Pioneer
This honor was bestowed upon Randall for his extraordinary contributions to the success of HDTV. The following year at the Festival in
Chiba Japan Randall won the prestigious Astrolabium Award for "Demand Visual Excellence". In October of 2000, Randall was inducted into
the Consumer Electronic Association's Academy of Digital Pioneers, a select group of the top DTV visionaries from around the world.
Dark was also honored for his efforts by Baylor University, which instated him as an Honorary Alumnus in 1999. Programs directed by Dark have also received awards from CEA, Telly, IECF, Communicator, Aurora, Axiem, WorldFest Houston International Film Festival, Videographer, The American Corporate Video Awards and Cinema Chicago.
Recognized globally as an enthusiastic speaker who tells it like it is, Randall has spoken about High Definition Television to
audiences at events such as: MIPCOM, Tokyo International Film Festival, Banff World Television Festival, National Association of
Broadcaster's Convention, International Electronic Cinema Festival, Infocomm, Consumer Electronic Show, HDExpo, World Television
Forum, creaTVty Zurich, Canadian Association of Broadcasters Convention and NATPE. Randall has also been the featured cover story
on many industry magazines.
Dark and his companies has been involved in over 2000 HD projects including feature films, documentaries, commercials,
music videos, corporate presentations, product launches, and live events just to name a few. This list includes
"Closing Escrow – The Movie" (Awkward Silence Productions) Lonestar, FFH and Sandi Patty Digital Cinema Concerts (CinEvents),
David Lee Roth Concert (Texas Instruments), "Wyoming Wild" "Texas Wild" (HDNET) "Artist in the Round" (Discovery HD & INHD),
European Getaways (Wealth TV) Lemonheads (NET Electronic Cinemas) Buick Riviera Launch (Busch Creative), Victor
Victoria On Broadway (Metropolitan/NHK), Sting in Central Park, Garfunkel on Ellis Island (NHK), Superbowl XXX (NHK),
NBA All-Star Game (PacBell to Electronic Cinemas) Manilow Live (Angotti Prods), George Strait
"Write This Down" (Bill Young Prods), Muddy Waters (MEG/NHK/WETA), Fiesta in the Sky (PBS),
Atlanta Olympics (NHK) Thunder on the Brazos (Discovery HD) Wild Hawaii (INHD & HDNET)
In addition to his experience in High Definition, Randall is a theatrical director/producer,
published playwright and has recently completed writing the children's book "The Tale of Sasquatch."