Tim Dashwood is the founder of Dashwood Cinema Solutions, the co-founder of the Toronto-based stereoscopic 3D/360 production company Stereo3D Unlimited Inc., and is also the chief technology officer of Fast Motion Studios, a Toronto motion-capture studio.
An accomplished director/cinematographer, editor and stereographer, Dashwood’s diverse range of credits include numerous music videos, commercials, documentaries and feature films, as well as S3D productions for 3net, DirectTV, Discovery Channel and the National Film Board of Canada. He also lensed and edited the previsualization of live action fight/stunt scenes for large-scale productions such as Kick-Ass, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and Pacific Rim. Dashwood is a member of the Canadian Society of Cinematographers.
As an innovator of software tools for the film industry, Dashwood created the post-production tools Stereo3D Toolbox, Editor Essentials, Secret Identity, and the calibration/analysis/tracking software Stereo3D CAT, winner of the International Advanced Imaging Society’s Technology Innovation award. During the last couple of years Dashwood has innovated professional 360VR plugins for the 360° video industry. These include 360VR Toolbox, 360VR Express, and 360VR Viewer, the first plugin/application to allow for real-time headset monitoring while editing in Premiere Pro, After Effects or Final Cut Pro.