Hollywood's production community gathered this past weekend at The Studios at Paramount for the annual Cine Gear Expo, featuring panels, speakers, and an exhibition of the latest cameras and production gear.
American Society of Cinematographers past president Richard Crudo (right), director of photography on such films as American Pie, visits Canon's Tim Smith at the Canon exhibit.
"Thor 2" Trailer Previewed
Kramer Morgenthau (right), director of photography of Thor: The Dark World, participated in a session moderated by Arri's Marc Shipman-Mueller.
Fotokem Celebrates 50 Years
During the awards presentation, Cine Gear recognized milestones including the 50th anniversary of Burbank-headquartered post house Fotokem.
Eric Alan Edwards (Lovelace) and Rachel Morrison (Fruitvale Station) spoke during a Kodak-hosted "Sundance in Summer" panel. Morrison will be presented with the Kodak Vision Award at the 2013 Women In Film Crystal + Lucy Awards on June 12.
Sony Highlights 4K
From left: Sony Electronics Professional Solutions of America president Alec Shapiro, Sony Pictures Technologies president Chris Cookson, and Bill Baggelaar, senior vp of Sony’s 4K post house Colorworks.
On The Lot
Exhibitors from Arri to ZGC featured their latest technology on the stages and backlot at The Studios at Paramount.
ICG Discusses On-Set Workflows
The Interational Cinematographers Guild panel featured director of photography Brandon Trost, digital imaging technician Kevin Stanley, ICG president Steven Poster, DP Jeffrey Jur, and DIT Kevin Britton.
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