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Fujifilm Announces Ultra-Compact Cinema Lenses for X Mount Digital Cameras

March 20, 2018 | By
Fujifilm Announces Ultra-Compact Cinema Lenses for X Mount Digital Cameras

High Performance Lightweight Cinema Lenses for the X Series Line of Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Digital Cameras Fujifilm is providing cinematographers with two new lenses this summer! Hitting the market in June 2018, the manufacturer will debut the Fujinon MKX 18-55mm T2.9 and the MKX 50-135mm T2.9, the latest additions to the X Series line... »

Zacuto’s Camera Shootout 2018!

March 12, 2018 | By
Zacuto’s Camera Shootout 2018!

  Camera Shootout 2018 will air Live on Facebook March 14th.   »

Oscars 2018: Some Swarthy Badasses And Only A Few Surprises

March 6, 2018 | By
Oscars 2018: Some Swarthy Badasses And Only A Few Surprises

  If you bet on every favorite in your office’s Oscar pool this year, you did quite well. It was a year of very few surprises, and stood in stark contrast to last year’s “wow finish” –to borrow a line from the movies. And yet those who won were very thoughtful about their craft–both... »

32nd Annual ASC Awards

March 5, 2018 | By
32nd Annual ASC Awards

Hosting the 32nd ASC Awards, Ben Mankiewicz of TCM and great fan of cinematography, set the tone and entertained the room. “I’m honored to be asked to host the ASC awards, and even more so when I learned that none of tonight’s nominees had to be replaced by Christopher Plumber. Congratulations to all of you.... »

2018 ASC Awards Winners

February 17, 2018 | By
2018 ASC Awards Winners

  Russell Carpenter was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award while the ASC’s Dean Semler presented Producer/Director/ Actor Angelina Jolie with the Board of Governors Award on Feb. 17, 2018 at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland. The  2018 Winners List includes: Theatrical Release Roger Deakins, ASC, BSC for Blade Runner 2049 Spotlight Award... »

SciTech Awards: How Those Visions Did Appear

February 13, 2018 | By
SciTech Awards: How Those Visions Did Appear

For the second straight year, the Academy’s SciTech awards reached into the Star Trek universe to find a host: Last year, John Cho, the current Sulu voyaging on the Enterprise, anchored the evening along with Leslie Mann. This year, there was only one, but what a one: Sir Patrick Stewart, who brought both gravitas... »

2018 Society of Camera Operators Awards

February 12, 2018 | By
2018 Society of Camera Operators Awards

Several themes come to mind after attending the 2018 SOC (Society of Camera Operators) Lifetime Achievement Awards, at the Loews Hollywood Hotel February 3rd. Award winners and presenters alike expressed their overwhelming passion for visual storytelling and love of the filmmaking process. They thanked mentors, supporters and collaborators – their film families, and simultaneously... »

2018 Society of Camera Operators Awards Winners

February 7, 2018 | By
2018 Society of Camera Operators Awards Winners

                                      President’s Award Meryl Streep Governors Lifetime Achievement Award John Bailey, ASC Distinguished Service Lifetime Achievement Award Denny Clairmont Camera Operator Lifetime Achievement Award P. Scott Sakamoto, SOC Camera Technician Lifetime Achievement Award John Connor Mobile... »

Oscar Nominated Best Documentary Feature Last Men In Aleppo

February 5, 2018 | By
Oscar Nominated Best Documentary Feature <em>Last Men In Aleppo</em>

In 2013, during the siege of Aleppo by the Assad regime, director Feras Fayyad started shooting on his own, following the White Helmets, the volunteer first responders who organized to protect their neighborhoods and save the civilian lives impacted by Russian bombs. He wanted to learn why people remained in their homes despite the... »

Society of Camera Operators Lifetime Achievement Awards Announces President’s Award Honoree, Meryl Streep

February 1, 2018 | By
Society of Camera Operators Lifetime Achievement Awards Announces President’s Award Honoree, Meryl Streep

L The Society of Camera Operators (SOC) announced the Lifetime Achievement Awards President’s Award Honoree, Meryl Streep. The Society is honored to be presenting the President’s Award to Meryl for her extraordinary body of work, and her commitment to the craft of Camera Operating. Streep has been nominated a record breaking 21 times for an Academy... »

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