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Entertainment Technician Certification Program Examinations

February 2019
Entertainment Technician Certification Program Examinations

The Entertainment Technician Certification Program (ETCP) has announced that ETCP Paper and Pencil rigging examinations will be offered in conjunction with the Jay O. Glerum Rigging Masterclasses in San Diego, CA on the morning of April 3, 2019. The ETCP Council members are key leaders drawn from entertainment business, labor, facilities, associations, and academia representing... »

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American Society of Cinematographers Awards Winners

February 2019
American Society of Cinematographers Awards Winners

On February 9, 2019, the American Society of Cinematographers celebrated the Society’s 100th anniversary alongside masters of imagery. This year’s ASC Awards was held in the Ray Dolby Ballroom at the Hollywood and Highland complex – just blocks away from the ASC Clubhouse, where the after-party was held. Turner Classic Movie’s Ben Mankiewicz hosted this  year’s awards show... »

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Visual Effects Society Awards Winners

February 2019
Visual Effects Society Awards Winners

The Visual Effects Society announced the winners at their annual VES Awards ceremony on February 5, 2019 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. The VES Awards recognizes and honors the most outstanding visual effects work of the year and honors the artists who created them. The artistry, ingenuity and passion of visual... »

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Glidecam Industries, Inc. Announces the Glidecam HD-PRO

February 2019
Glidecam Industries, Inc. Announces the Glidecam HD-PRO

For the past twenty-five years the Glidecam HD-PRO has represented the most affordable and full featured hand-held camera stabilizer the Glidecam Industries, Inc. has ever offered. Machined and forged with the operator in mind, the Glidecam HD-PRO delivers the state-of-the-art sophistication and design that the company is famous for. With its new and meticulously... »

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Society of Camera Operators Awards Winners

February 2019
Society of Camera Operators Awards Winners

The Society of Camera Operators Lifetime Achievement Awards show, which honors the art and craft of camera operating and production crew, was held on January 26, 2019 at the Leows Hollywood Hotel. The Awards show featured a beautiful red carpet, and the black-tie ceremony was streamed live. The best of the best in the industry was... »

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Art Directors Guild Awards Winners

February 2019
Art Directors Guild Awards Winners

During a black-tie dinner gala at the InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, the Art Directors Guild (ADG, IATSE Local 800) announced the winners of its 23rd Annual Excellence in Production Design Awards in 11 categories of film, television, commercials, music videos and animation features. More than 950 people, including guild members, industry executives, and press... »

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69th ACE Eddie Awards Winners

February 2019
69th ACE Eddie Awards Winners

Celebrating the Best Editing of the Year in Film, TV and Documentaries, the American Cinema Editors held their 69th Annual ACE Eddie Awards February 1, 2019 in the International Ballroom of the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Over 1000 professionals were in attendance at this black-tie ceremony. President of the American Cinema Editors, Stephen Rivkin, ACE,... »

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2019 Cine Gear Expo Returns to Paramount Studios

January 2019
2019 Cine Gear Expo Returns to Paramount Studios

The twenty-fourth annual Cine Gear Expo will be returning to the historic Paramount Studios on May 30 – June 2, 2019 to hold its Hollywood show. As one of the largest events of its kind, the Cine Gear Expo attracts over 16,000 professionals and dedicated specialists from all major industry departments including digital media,... »

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Greg Berlanti Television Showman of the Year

January 2019
Greg Berlanti Television Showman of the Year

The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) have announced that Emmy®-nominated writer, director and producer Greg Berlanti will be named Television Showman of the Year at the 56th Annual International Cinematographers Guild Publicists Awards Luncheon on February 22, 2019. Celebrating excellence in publicity and promotion for motion pictures and television programs, the awards... »

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Band Pro Presents Free Sony VENICE Workshop

January 2019
Band Pro Presents Free Sony VENICE Workshop

Band Pro presents a Sony VENICE workshop which will be held on February 6, 2019 at The Camera Division in N. Hollywood, California. From 7-9pm, Band Pro’s Senior Technical Consultant Randy Wedick will give go over the enhanced functionality of the new VENICE 3.0 Firmware update, and will also demo the new RIALTO tethered... »

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