Howard Lukk is SMPTE’s director of standards and engineering. Lukk was formerly a writer and director at independent film production and management company Pannon Entertainment, where he has worked on short films and providing technical consulting and education for clients.
A SMPTE Fellow, Lukk has served the Society in numerous volunteer roles including Technology Committee co-chair, Working Group chair, document editor; and also director of the “Moving Images” documentary project. He has served as an advisor to the Board of Governors as an appointed standards director. In the latter role, Lukk has acted as one of the Society’s key spokespeople with the entertainment industry, press, and public in matters relating to its standards efforts.