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Cooke Optics rounds out S7/i, Panchro/i Classic and Anamorphic/i Full Frame Plus ranges, plus /i3, at NAB 2019

Cooke Optics will present some never-before-seen lenses from its S7/i, Panchro/i Classic and Anamorphic/i Full Frame Plus ranges on Stand C6333 at NAB 2019, taking place at the LVCC, Las Vegas from 8-11 April 2019. The award-winning lens manufacturer will also present some exciting new developments for /i3, the latest version of its /i Technology metadata system that provides detailed ...

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COOKE OPTICS: Pre-NAB Show Video Interview. @Cooke_Optics @NABShow #NABShow

In this pre-NAB Show Interview, Les Zellan of Cooke Optics talks about the history of Cooke as well as where

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Sigma Showcases Top Gear for Wedding & Portrait Photographers at WPPI 2019

Photographers are invited to check out Sigma’s product lineup, attend interactive presentations led by Sigma Pros, enter a product giveaway raffle & more! Las Vegas, NV – February 19, 2019 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, will showcase its most sought-after wedding, event and portrait photography lenses at the 2019 ...

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Cooke Anamorphic/i SF 65mm MACRO Brings A Star Is Born Up Close and Personal

Matthew Libatique, ASC, who has already won the 2018 Hollywood Film Award for Cinematographer of the Year for his work on Warner Bros. Pictures’ A Star Is Born, reveals that he used Cooke Anamorphic/i SF ‘Special Flair’ lenses to help him move the story from the main superstar character Jack (Bradley Cooper — who also directed) to the newcomer Ally ...

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The Sigma Holiday Sale Is Back!

Nothing makes gift giving as enjoyable as special prices on award-winning Sigma lenses and accessories; get the lens you’ve always craved or surprise a fellow shooter with the perfect present. Ronkonkoma, NY – December 13, 2018 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, has brought back its popular holiday sale, offering instant ...

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Sigma Ships Its Most Anticipated Global Vision Lens of the Year – Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Sports Lens

Ronkonkoma, NY – December 10, 2018 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash and accessory manufacturer, today announced the pricing and availability of the highly anticipated Sports line addition announced at Photokina – the new flagship large-aperture telephoto zoom Sigma 70-200mm F2.8 DG OS HSM Sports. The new lens to complete the Sigma F2.8 zoom trio, ...

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DP Carmen Cabana takes Season Two of “Vida” from Cooke 5/i to Cooke S4/i to add to the environmental look of the expanded series

Vida — renewed for its second season and expanded from six episodes to 10 by Starz — continues to break the mold of what many think a Latino television series should look like. This half-hour drama chronicles two Mexican-American sisters from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn’t be more different or distanced from each other. Circumstances force them to ...

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Cooke adds a zoom to Anamorphic/i SF range for ‘Special Flair’, Anamorphic/i SF lenses used on October smash hit films A Star Is Born and Venom

Cooke Optics is pleased to announce the addition of a 35mm-140mm zoom lens to its Anamorphic/i SF family, due to the demand of cinematographers around the world. Anamorphic/i SF (“Special Flair”) lenses feature a specially developed coating that adds even more flare, in addition to the oval bokeh and other aberrations that are synonymous with the anamorphic look. The new ...

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Sigma Captures PDN PhotoPlus Expo 2018 With Hot New Lens Lineup

Making their debut in the US, Sigma spotlights its newest Global Vision lenses: 28mm F1.4 Art, 40mm F1.4 Art, 56mm F1.4 Contemporary, 70-200mm F2.8 Sports and 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 Sports; Sigma Pros to offer engaging presentations and interactive talks throughout the show Ronkonkoma, NY – October 16, 2018 – Sigma Corporation of America, a leading still photo and cinema lens, camera, flash ...

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Grøn Festival Series IMAG Powered by Blackmagic Design Live Workflow

Fremont, Ca – September 7, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that all video production for Denmark’s Grøn Festival, including IMAG projection, is handled by an end to end Blackmagic Design live solution, comprising URSA Broadcast, ATEM 4 M/E Broadcast Studio 4K and Smart Videohub 12G. Grøn Festival takes place across consecutive dates at eight different locations around Denmark, with the same ...

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Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Gala Captured in 4K with URSA Broadcast and ATEM Switcher

Fremont, CA – July 31, 2018 – Blackmagic Design today announced that Australian production company Avoca Blue used URSA Broadcast cameras and ATEM 1 M/E Production Studio 4K video live production switcher to capture the recent Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO) Gala. The concert was captured in 4K, and also included a number of other Blackmagic Design cameras and broadcast products in the eight ...

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Cooke S7/i Full Frame Plus Lens First Choice to Showcase Sony VENICE CineAlta Camera and Crystal LED Display System at NAB Press Event

With only a four-day advance notice, and under strict non-disclosure, cinematographer Gianluca Bertone of Bertone Visuals in El Segundo, CA had to plan out the nighttime aerial production that would eventually show off Sony’s new VENICE CineAlta camera system — as well as the new Crystal LED Display System — at Sony’s NAB press event four months later. Flying three-night ...

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NEP Mobile Unit Selects FUJINON 4K UHD Zoom Lenses

Advanced Mobile Unit, M-15, Being Built from Ground Up to Meet Latest 4K Production and IP Delivery Specifications Valhalla, N.Y., June 28, 2018 –  Premier mobile production provider, NEP Group, has equipped its latest truck, the M-15 – a 4K unit with advanced IP delivery capability – with a range of FUJINON 4K UHD lenses. While build on the M-15 ...

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Lori Amodea Interview With Cooke Optics Limited At The 2018 #NABShow. @NABShow

NABShow LIVE interview with Les Zellan of Cooke Optics Limited at the 2018 #NABShow about Cooke Optics Limited. This year

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Red Digital Cinema 8K Camera Paired with FUJIFILM/FUJINON Zooms for Demo Days During Inaugural Surfing Competition

Considered one of the premiere surfing competitions, Volcom Pipe Pro is the inaugural event for the World Surfing League (WSL), bringing together the world’s top pipeline surfers. Live footage from the event was captured on RED Digital Cinema’sWEAPON with MONSTRO 8K VV sensor equipped with FUJINON Premier PL 25-300mm and 19-90mm Cabrio zoom lenses for Red Bull TV, in addition ...

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Serge Desrosiers, CSC, Shoots “The Queen of Sin” with Cooke S4/i lenses

The Queen of Sin, the third film lensed by Serge Desrosiers, CSC (a.k.a. Sergio Di Rosa), for Incendo Productions and its cable network client Lifetime, is a departure from what most people consider the traditional Lifetime made-for-TV movie. “The Queen of Sin is unlike any film that I’ve done for Incendo and Lifetime,” explained Desrosiers, whose second Lifetime film, Sometimes ...

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