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Shooting Polar Bears on Arctic Ice, in 3D, with a Thin 2D Crew

ShootingIn3D_IMG_0201SFWWhen planning to shoot a 3D documentary on polar bears in the Canadian Arctic, Filmmaker Adam Ravetch, an Arctic wildlife doc veteran, needed a rig that was capable of vertical and horizontal configurations. He used a prototype of Element Technica’s mid-sized Pulsar 3D rig coupled with Sony P1 HD cameras. “With the Pulsar we could configure the cameras side by side, or one atop the other in the beamsplitter mode,” reports Ravetch. “This enabled us to keep our weight to a minimum while having multiple 3D shooting options, depending upon how close we were to the subject that day.”

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Academy Award® Nominated Films Shot with Angenieux Lenses.

Angenieux’s Optimo PL mount zoom lenses were used in the production of two of this year’s Academy Award nominated films. Production of the 35mm film “The Fighter,” nominated for seven Academy Awards, was shot with the Angenieux Optimo 28-76mm lens and the large format digital cinema production of “Winter’s Bone,” nominated for four Academy Awards, was shot with the Optimo 24-290mm lens and the 15-40mm lens.

“We are extremely proud to be associated with some of the industry’s most recognized films,” said Eva Paryzka, Sales Manager, Cinema Products, Thales Angenieux. “The selection of Angenieux lenses by the world’s top cinematographers is a testament to the quality and performance of our lenses.”

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CineBags 2011 CB-25B Revolution Backpack

 

Los Angeles based bag manufacturer CineBags is proud to introduce our new CB-25B RevolutionBackpack. Designed with the tools of todays camera owner in mind, the new CB-25B Revolution
Backpack securely transports and protects most medium sized HD Cameras as well as the latestDSLR rig with accessories..
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Don Morgan ASC Chooses Schneider for TVLand Series Retired at 35

Schneider Optics announces that Emmy-winning cinematographer Donald A. Morgan ASC has chosen Schneider’s Classic Soft filters for the new TVLand series, Retired at 35, starring George Segal and Jessica Walter.

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FUJINON LENSES DRIVE THE ALL MOBILE VIDEO 3D TRUCK

HA23x7_6BE_JPGAll Mobile Video (AMV) recently furnished its Epic 3D mobile production unit with lenses from FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Optical Devices Division for use on Sony HDC1500 Series cameras and Sony HDC-P1 cameras on 3ality Digital 3D stereoscopic rigs. The Epic 3D features six Fujinon HA23x7.6BERM HD Premier Series ENG-Style telephoto lenses and 12 Fujinon HAs18x7.6BRM Premier Series HD ENG-Style telephoto lenses. Each 3D rig on the truck includes two lenses for stereoscopic 3D production. There are six 3ality Digital 3flex 3D camera rigs on the Epic 3D truck - four TS-2 Studio Beamsplitter rigs and two TS-4 Side-by-Side rigs.

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