Sony Pictures Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, offers television production and distribution solutions. It provides digital content creation and worldwide channel investment services. The company also offers home entertainment acquisition and distribution solutions. Sony Pictures Entertainment develops new entertainment products, services and technologies. It distributes filmed entertainment services in more than 130 countries. The company operates Sony Dynamic Digital Sound, which is a digital sound format for motion picture theatres with sound and over five discrete channels. Sony Pictures Entertainment s Sony Pictures Imageworks features a multiplatform digital environment and camera design department with a range of motion control and visual effects photographic equipment, film scanning and output.