Cinematographer Jerry Henry Nominated for Primetime Emmy for Outstanding Cinematography for a Non-Fiction Program for The 1619 Project, Episode 6 “Justice”

Cinematographer Jerry Henry’s Emmy® nomination for the sixth and final episode (“Justice”) of the Hulu Original TV Mini-docuseries The 1619 Project is just one of three Primetime Creative Arts Emmy nominations – including Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series as well as Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program for the same episode (Adriana Pacheco, Jesse […]

Cooke Optics exhibits at 2023 Cine Gear LA

Cooke Optics is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at Cine Gear LA on June 2-3, 2023. This year, Cooke can be found on stand 48 where they will showcase the latest innovations in the art of lens making. Cooke lenses on display will include the new Varotal/i FF zoom series and the […]

Cooke Optics partners with EZtrack to change the way movies are made

Cooke Optics is proud to announce it has partnered with EZtrack to develop a seamlessly integrated system that revolutionizes the way movies are made. The combination of Cooke’s long-term efforts in accurately mapping its lenses, combined with EZtrack’s camera tracking and data aggregation Hub has forever blurred the line between production and post-production, allowing filmmakers […]

Cooke S4/i lenses capture iconic elements of HBO’s The Last Of Us

March 20, 2023 Cooke Optics can proudly share that its globally renowned Cooke S4/i spherical lenses were the tool of choice for cinematographer Ksenia Sereda to shoot The Last Of Us, the new HBO series based on the critically acclaimed video game of the same name developed by Naughty Dog for the PlayStation® platforms. The […]

Cooke Optics Augments S8/i FF Lens Range with Four New Focal Lengths

Cooke Optics has announced the launch of four new focal length lenses – 27mm, 35mm, 65mm, and the highly anticipated 18mm – joining the cutting-edge S8/i Full Frame (FF) series range. Cooke introduced the first seven focal lengths of the state-of-the-art S8/i series last March. With an all-spherical design and T1.4 throughout, these lenses were […]

Matilda The Musical Shines Through Cooke S7/i Prime Lenses

Cinematographer Tat Radcliffe, BSC, chose the Cooke S7/i prime lens range paired with a Sony Venice to shoot Netflix’s much-anticipated film adaptation of Matilda the Musical, which will be available on the streaming platform from 25 November 2022 in the UK and Ireland, and from 25 December in the USA and other territories. The film […]