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Cyan Dye Tracks

Laboratory Guide
Including explanations of the industry benefits of cyan dye tracks, the technology path forward, laboratory guidelines, negative densities, 16-mm prints, and sound quality.

Labs Printing High-Magenta Soundtracks
A listing of laboratories that print high-magenta sound tracks, by country/region.

Frequently Asked Questions
A compilation of some frequently asked questions regarding cyan dye tracks.
This site is organized by the Dye Track Committee, a group of motion picture executives dedicated to replacing silver-applicated analog 35 mm soundtracks with pure cyan dye tracks. The DTC, formed in 1998, includes motion picture distributors, exhibitors, film stock manufacturers, and film laboratories, as well as members of the motion picture audio technical community.