Pacific Northwest Lens Summit

Pacific Northwest Lens Summit: at Koerner Camera Systems in Portland

  Koerner Camera Systems hosts the 2nd annual Pacific Northwest Lens Summit on Saturday, May 5, 2018. It will be a who’s who of the cine lens world, with representatives from all the major companies giving presentations and providing hands-on time. Koerner Camera Systems 2828 SE 14th Ave Portland, OR 97202 Register now.   Updated schedule for the lens training sessions on Friday:… read more…

AFC Micro Salon Paris 2018

2/9/18 – 2/10/18
AFC Micro Salon Paris 2018: Fri, Feb 9 10a-8p & Sat Feb 10 10a-6p

La 18e édition du Micro Salon de l’AFC aura lieu vendredi 9 février 2018, de 10h à 20h samedi 10 février 2018, de 10h à 18h dans les locaux de La Fémis (6, rue Francœur à Paris 18e).   The 18th annual Micro Salon of the AFC will take place Friday, Feb 9 from 10a – 8p and Saturday Feb… read more…


AbelCine’s Brooklyn Open House

AbelCine Brooklyn Open House: Saturday 10am - 5pm

AbelCine celebrates the relocation and expansion of their NY flagship facility to Industry City in Brooklyn. They will have an Open House on Saturday, February 10, from 10am – 6pm. There will be panel discussions, manufacturer displays, a silent auction, raffle prizes, community partnerships, food and drink – and a chance to tour their vast, brand-new facility. Highlights of our… read more…

Hands-On Sony VENICE Band Pro Workshop

Hands-On Sony VENICE Workshop: 1-4 pm @ Band Pro's Burbank HQ.

Wednesday 1/31/2018 from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm for a Hands-On Sony VENICE Workshop at Band Pro’s Burbank HQ. Test drive the equipment at 4 separate Sony VENICE workstations, each featuring a different lens company together with their latest offerings.  Filmlight will also be on hand showcasing on-set and near-set DIT setups with live colorist and workflow demos. Explore many flexible shooting options and production… read more…

Panasonic VariCam Master Class with William Wages, ASC

Panasonic Master Class with William Wages, ASC: Presented by Panasonic and B&H The Studio. 6–9pm @ SVA Theater in NYC.

The Studio-B&H and Panasonic Cinema present an evening with cinematographer William Wages, ASC for an exploration of his real-world production experience with VariCam 4K cinema cameras. Bill will discuss the upcoming feature film, The Forgiven, and explain in practical detail how the VariCam LT changed his way of working (lighting, saving time, budget, etc.) Exclusive content of The Forgiven will… read more…

Sony VENICE Open House at Keslow

Sony VENICE Open House at Keslow Camera: 11 am - 3 pm. VENICE Demo by Sony

Sony VENICE Open House in Culver City at Keslow Camera. Saturday, January 13 from 11 am – 3 pm Demo by Sony at 11:30 am about their latest Full Frame cine camera. Complimentary sandwiches and salads from the Hungry Nomad food truck from 12 noon – 2pm RSVP Here.   Keslow Camera 5900 Blackwelder Street Culver City, CA 90232  

Musitelli Film & Digital 20th Anniversary

Musitelli Film & Digital 20th Anniversary: Celebrating 20 years of Camera, Lighting and Grip Rental in Uruguay

Musitelli Film & Digital celebrates 20 years in camera, lighting and grip rental on Thursday, November 30, 2017 — with a new logo, party (by invitation only) and lots to come. Based in Montevideo, Uruguay, Musitelli is one of the largest rental houses in South America and among the best equipped and organized anywhere.  Congratulations!  

Band Pro Open House 2017

Band Pro Open House 2017: Band Pro’s annual Open House on Thursday 12/7/2017 in Burbank

Band Pro’s annual One World Open House event will take place on Thursday 12/7/2017. The theme will be “Venetian Carnival” — as in Venice the city and maybe VENICE the camera. Claudio Miranda, ASC will be honored for his contributions to the art of cinematography. Claudio’s credits include Only the Brave, Life of Pi, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,… read more…

Keslow Camera’s Cinefade Demos

Cinefade Demos at Keslow Camera: Variable depth of field with exposure control

Keslow Camera (Culver City) will host Cinefade Demo Days on Tuesday, May 30 and Monday, June 5. Cinefade is a variable depth-of-field/aperture device. The effect can be continuously variable depth of field up with constant exposure. In other words, it’s kind of like a rack focus for exposure. For example: ECU of a beautiful actress, wide open, T1.3, blurred background, nice… read more…

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Tiffen Burbank Open House

Tiffen Stabilizer Gear Expo and Open House: At Tiffen Burbank Facility - Raffle and Hands-On Demos - 10am-4pm

Tiffen once again hosts their annual Stabilizer Gear Expo and Open House on the Sunday after Cine Gear at their Burbank facility (a few blocks from Burbank Airport). Sunday June 4, 10 am – 4 pm. Tiffen Company, 2815 Winona Avenue, Burbank, CA 91504. The Open House gives attendees the opportunity to get hands on experience with the latest products and watch live… read more…

Christopher Doyle, HKSC to get Angenieux Award

Christopher Doyle, HKSC to get Angenieux Award: Friday May 26, 2017, at the Buñuel Theatre in the Palais des Festivals

The 2017 Pierre Angénieux ExcelLens in Cinematography award at the 70th Cannes Film Festival will go to Christopher Doyle, HKSC. Born in Australia, living in Hong Kong, Chris is also called Du Ke Feng (“Like the Wind”). His distinctive work with color and contrast and light can be seen in more than sixty films directed by Zhang Yimou, Edward Yang, Stan Lai, Zhang… read more…

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Pacific Northwest Lens Summit

Koerner Camera Cine Lens Day: Presentations by the major lens manufacturers

Koerner Camera is hosting a day on cine lenses in their Portland office, with representatives from AbelCine, Angenieux, ARRI, Band Pro, Canon, Cooke, Duclos, Fujinon, Hot Rod Cameras, IB/E, Leica, Lomo Illumina, P+S Technik, Preston Cinema, Raptor, Sigma, Tokina and ZEISS. Saturday, May 13 from 10am – 5 pm Koerner Camera Portland 2828 SE 14th AVE. Portland, OR 97202 Cooke Optics- Les… read more…


FDTimes NAB Booth C10208

4/24/17 – 4/27/17
Film and Digital Times at NAB - Central Hall Booth C10206: Free copies of Film and Digital Times Issue 81-82 at booth C10206, NAB kiosks and booths of our sponsors

BSC Expo 2017

2/3/17 – 2/4/17
BSC Expo 2017: Battersea Evolution Event Space in London

AFC Micro Salon Paris 2017

1/27/17 – 1/28/17
AFC Micro Salon Paris 2017: 17th annual Micro Salon at la femis

AFC Micro Salon La fémis 6, rue Francœur Paris 18e France Registration:    

Band Pro Open House 2016

Band Pro Open House 2016: 1pm - 8 pm on Thursday Dec 8

Thursday, December 8, 2016 from 1 to 8pm atBand Pro’s Burbank Headquarters Band Pro Open House 3403 W. Pacific Avenue Burbank, CA 91505 Thursday 12/8/2016 1:00pm – 8:00pm Admission is free with RSVP Band Pro Celebrates French Cinema at Open House 2016 Band Pro’s annual Open House event  this year will celebrate French cinema. Esteemed French Director & Cinematographer Pierre-William… read more…

Inter BEE 2016 – FDTimes Booth 7507

11/16/16 – 11/18/16
Inter BEE 2016 Tokyo: Film and Digital Times Booth 7507

Film and Digital Times will be at Inter BEE 2016 in booth 7507 (Next to NAC and ZEISS, across from Canon and Blackmagic).We will be handing out free copies of Film and Digital Times Japanese Language Edition #79J. InterBEE is like NAB or IBC in Japan. It’s not just broadcast. Lots of motion picture equipment is on display. It’s an excellent opportunity to get an inside look at equipment and trends from a country that builds much of the equipment we use and is in the top 5 of motion picture production worldwide (around 400 live action features produced last year.) read more…


Explorers Club Polar Film Festival

11/4/16 – 11/5/16
Polar Film Festival: at the Explorers Club in New York

at The Explorers Club in New York 46 East 70th Street New York, NY, 10021 212.628.8383   Click here to purchase tickets online $10 Friday, $15 All Day Saturday Friday, Nov. 4  Evening Program 6:00 – 8:45 pm Feel the Inukness Created by Anguti Johnson and Becky Qilavvaq (4 min) A short funny film dancing around the North with Anguti Johnson Children… read more…

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Angenieux EZ Zooms at Band Pro

Angenieux Type EZ-1 Zoom: First Look at Band Pro this Thursday

Band Pro Burbank will offer an exclusive first look at the  new Angenieux Type EZ-1 Zoom on Thursday October 20.  There will be time for hands-on and testing. Band Pro’s Senior Technical Staff, Jeff Cree, SOC and cinematographer Randy Wedick, will be there to answer questions. Randy was the DP of the Angenieux EZ Demo Film.  First Look: Angenieux Type EZ-1 Zoom Thursday 10/20/2016… read more…

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AbelCine Chicago Fall Expo

AbelCine Chicago Fall Expo: Gear, Demos, Hands-on time, Lectures

AbelCine’s Fall Tech Expo returns on October 8.  It is a free, all-day event. Like last year, the Fall Tech Expo at AbelCine provides hands-on, ECU time with all the latest gear that was announced at NAB, Cinegear, and IBC — and more.  The day’s activities will include: Gear Manufacturers will set up in AbelCine’s Chicago Learning Point area, with the latest gear from Canon, Panasonic, Teradek, IDX, ARRI,… read more…

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