ZEISS Primes, Awards, and Live Events at Cine Gear Expo ’22 Booth # 143

  Renowned lens giant ZEISS is pulling out the stops at Cine Gear Expo June 9, 10, and 11, 2022 with a host of activities and events dedicated to cinematography. ZEISS Conversations kick-off Thursday, 3:45-4:45, in Petree Hall with a roundtable regarding how each artist achieves their special “look” and finding the right balance of […]

Introducing ZEISS Supreme Prime 15mm T1.8

                News Release Effective: April 5, 2022 www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter Introducing ZEISS Supreme Prime 15mm T1.8 Wide-angle lens completes high-end Supreme Prime Series ZEISS introduces the Supreme Prime 15mm T1.8 to complete the successful Supreme Prime lens set, renowned for outstanding quality, light weight, and cinematic look. The 14-piece cine […]

Women in Media + ZEISS Altitude Awards

News Release Effective: April 4, 2022 www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter ZEISS Cinema Americas Spotlights Women in Media + ZEISS Altitude Awards Submissions Close May 15, 2022 ZEISS Cinema Americas and Women in Media celebrate Women’s History Month with the new Altitude Awards. These Awards honor the technical and artistic achievements of creatives who are making meaningful, well-crafted stories […]

Introducing ZEISS Supreme Prime 15mm T1.8

www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter Wide-angle lens completes high-end Supreme Prime Series ZEISS introduces the Supreme Prime 15mm T1.8 to complete the successful Supreme Prime lens set, renowned for outstanding quality, light weight, and cinematic look. The 14-piece cine lens series ranges from 15 to 200mm with maximum apertures of T1.5 to T2.2. ZEISS covers a full range of […]

The Cine Lens Manual Sourcebook is Now Available

“It’s an essential text for all filmmakers.” — Greig Fraser, ASC, ACS “The Cine Lens Manual is truly invaluable.” — Russell Carpenter, ASC March 22, 2022— Hollywood California: Adakin Press has just released the long-awaited definitive resource on cinema lenses. Co-authored by Jay Holben and Christopher Probst, ASC The Cine Lens Manual is a journey […]

Checco Varese ASC Uses ZEISS Lenses to help get his Cinematic Reality Look on “Dopesick”

  www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter Bringing a harrowing real-life story to the screen demands the lightest possible touch of Hollywood’s usual hyperreality. Hulu’s Dopesick, based on Beth Macy’s book, tackles the background to America’s opioid addiction crisis, and must walk that fine line between informing and entertaining its audience. Cinematographer Checco Varese, ASC, used ZEISS Supreme Prime, Cinema […]

Snapbag® Triple Tube Solutions for Helios and Titan

February 28, 2022—DoPchoice adds smart solutions for tripling up on Astera’s game-changing Helios and Titan Tubes. Triple Tube Snapbags arrive fully-assembled in matching black pouches. They feature DoPchoice’s trademark metallic light-intensifying interiors which boost output over 50%. Three Astera tubes neatly fit within, ready to be secured with hook & loop straps. Thanks to DoPchoice’s […]

ZEISS Cinema Americas On-Site at SXSW

Austin Texas, March 13-16, 2022, Booth 433 Los Angeles, Calif: The ZEISS Cinematography Team will be attending and supporting this year’s South by Southwest Creative Industries Expo. Held at the Austin Convention Center March 13-16, ZEISS will participate in the southwest’s renowned entertainment industry gathering, previewing new tech at their exhibit booth, presenting a panel […]

ZEISS Supreme Primes Work Day and Night for Plan B — Cinematographer Sandra Valde-Hansen on Large Format

www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter Cinematographer Sandra Valde-Hansen (The L Word: Generation Q, Now Apocalypse, White Bird in a Blizzard, Kaboom) found herself capturing scenes in diverse weather and lighting for Natalie Morales’ film Plan B. This road movie, now streaming on Hulu, follows a pair of teenaged friends during a day-and-night search for emergency contraception. To support the […]

ZEISS Cinema Americas Spotlights Film Festival Week

Starts January 21, 2022 with Cinematographer’s Roundtable www.zeiss.com/cine-democenter ZEISS will kick off their 2022 virtual Film Festival Week on Friday, January 21 with an in-depth roundtable featuring six cinematographers—each with a project screening at the Park City festival. Guest cinematographers and their selected films include: Melinda James, Work; Charlotte Hornsby, Master; Alex Disenhof, ASC, Alice; Andrew […]

Cooke Optics appoints Roger Flynn as new Non-Executive Director

October 5, 2021 Cooke Optics announces the appointment of media industry veteran Roger Flynn as a new Non-Executive Director to its Board of Directors. Flynn is an investor and Non-Executive Director in media, technology, and travel businesses following a successful executive career in several international organizations, including CEO of BBC Ventures, Commercial Director of Virgin’s […]