DoPchoice Snapbags®, Snapgrids® & Snapbox® Snoot Ready for ARRI SkyPanel X System

  Just as ARRI’s SkyPanel X releases, DoPchoice is ready with their popular range of light control accessories. By incorporating the RABBIT EARS® mounting system, SkyPanel X users have a choice of 6 compatible SNAPBAGS–®Rectangular, Lantern, or Octagonal, in various sizes. Additionally, SNAPGRIDS® quickly install either on the fixture front with the multifunctional SNAPBOX® SNOOT, […]

Trilith Studios Atlanta Opens for Cine Gear Expo: 10/6-10/7 2023

  Cine Gear Expo announces that Free Registration is open for the industry’s top Hollywood-style event to be held at the world-renowned Trilith Studios Atlanta in Fayetteville, Georgia on October 6-7, 2023. Known for its focus on connecting industry members with the art and craft of filmmaking, this year’s show brings it all together with […]

Key Grip Woolf Secures the Gear for “Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio”

Jonathan Woolf has gathered a wealth of trade secrets from half a century working in the motion picture industry. His recent chapters have led him to key grip the miniatures unit on Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings Trilogy and act as a lighting technician on the 2022 Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio. Woolf’s big job […]

DoPchoice Intros Light Shaping Tools for Astera, Pipe Lighting and more at IBC 2023

DoPchoice will display new patented light directing solutions at IBC 2023. This year’s latest offerings include essential accessories for Pipe Lighting, Astera’s LeoFresnel, and other favorites. On display will be Astera’s LeoFresnel which comes with a Rabbit-Rounder adapter, ready to accept the range of DoPchoice Rectangular, Octagonal, Dome and Lantern Snapbags® as well as Snapgrids® […]

International Cinematographers Guild Announces Award Recipients for upcoming Emerging Cinematographer Awards


International Cinematographers Guild Announces Award Recipients for upcoming Emerging Cinematographer Awards Annual ICG Event to Happen Sunday, Oct. 1 The International Cinematographers Guild  (ICG, IATSE Local 600) today announced its two special award recipients for the 25th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA). Cinematographer/director Janusz Kamiński will be honored with the Distinguished Filmmaker Award, presented by Panavision Family […]

Wooden Camera Introduces Versatile Accessory Plate Systems

Wooden Camera announces a new collection of Accessory Plate Systems that add secure mounting points in a variety of sizes and mounting options. Created specifically so that users can redesign their builds, these accessories open up a world of new possibilities for rig optimization. “For years, our community has expressed the need for mounting solutions […]

Introducing Matthews’ Mini Boom Rolling Kit

Easier Booming Light Setup on Set at BILD Booth # 228 Matthews Studio Equipment’s Mini Boom Rolling Kit caters to the unique on-set needs of still photographers and content creators. Individually, each component was engineered to make the job easier, yet combined they become one efficient time-saver, sliding smoothly wherever needed on set. The Mini […]

Brendan Steacy ASC, CSC Embraces Spontaneity on “Painkiller” with ZEISS Supreme Primes

Newly initiated into the American Society of Cinematographers, Brendan Steacy ASC, CSC has been recognized for his beautiful cinematography that pushes the boundaries of style and storytelling, on features like Stockholm and Flashback, as well as series work on Alias Grace, Titans, and Clarice. Meticulous and scrupulous cinematic control has characterized his filmmaking, a status […]

ZEISS CinCraft Scenario – powerful and flexible camera tracking

ZEISS introduces their new camera tracking system at SIGGRAPH With CinCraft Scenario, ZEISS presents a new powerful and flexible camera tracking system as part of their CinCraft ecosystem. Built upon Ncam’s unique tracking technology and ZEISS’ expertise in lens data, the camera tracking system is easy to use and introduces a user experience designed to […]

International Cinematographers Guild Announces  25th Emerging Cinematographer Awards Honorees 


International Cinematographers Guild Announces  25th Emerging Cinematographer Awards Honorees  Annual ICG Gala Event to Happen Sunday, Oct. 1 The International Cinematographers Guild  (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has named eight honorees for its 25th Annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA). Celebrating the talent of promising cinematographers, while providing crucial exposure needed to become successful filmmakers, the ECAs are […]

ZEISS Acquires Camera Tracking Pioneer Ncam Technologies

Ncam’s hybrid tracking technology complements ZEISS’ cinema product portfolio ZEISS has acquired UK-based camera tracking pioneer Ncam Technologies Ltd. With this acquisition, ZEISS is expanding its technology portfolio specifically for the cinema, broadcast, and visual effects industries. Ncam’s multi-award-winning hybrid camera tracking technology makes it possible to spatially track the camera indoors and outdoors by […]

Verve celebrates second anniversary with remarkable list of productions served

Verve, the camera equipment rental and production support company, is celebrating its second anniversary, having built up an astounding portfolio of clients and managed a diverse list of projects. The team has provided bespoke equipment and services to all the major broadcasters, production companies and streaming platforms in the UK, working across all genres from […]

Great Combo for “Drift”: Wooden Camera Elite Accessory System

Cinematographer and L.A. native Duncan O’Bryan made the move to Portland, Oregon eight years ago, where he has grown his career working on commercial campaigns with brands like Nike and Twitter.  A big believer in challenging himself, O’Bryan applied & was accepted into the ASC Vision Mentorship program and connected with Wooden Camera and Sony to become one of the first users […]

Steven Meizler Composes Visual Language with ZEISS Supreme Primes in “White House Plumbers”

Cinematographer Steven Meizler quickly rose to prominence not long after transitioning from assistant cameraman to director of photography. His work on Godless earned Meizler his first Emmy nomination and a few years later, The Queen’s Gambit nabbed him his first Emmy win for Outstanding Cinematography. In Meizler’s latest miniseries, David Mandel’s White House Plumbers, the […]