The cinematography of The Lord Of The Rings: The Rings Of Power
ARRI Rental goes behind the scenes on Amazon's flagship fantasy show, captured with Alexa large-format cameras and DNA LF lenses. For its hit Prime Video series set in the fantasy world of Middle-earth, Amazon Studios delved into the rich mythology created by J.R.R. Tolkien, the original author of The Lord Of The Rings. Set thousands of years...
Jakub Kijowski PSC discusses his latest collaboration ‘The Silent Twins’ with director Agnieszka Smoczynska
The Silent Twins tells the story of identical twins June and Jennifer Gibbons, who grow up only communicating with each other. The movie — which was serviced by Panavision Warsaw — marks the third feature collaboration between cinematographer Jakub Kijowski PSC and director Agnieszka Smoczynska, following their earlier work on The Lure and Fugue...
Stephen Murphy BSC ISC takes viewers on a ride-along through the visual style of the police drama Blue Lights
The BBC drama series Blue Lights tells the story of three rookie cops on the police force in Northern Ireland’s capital, Belfast. Directed by Gilles Bannier, the six-episode first season was shot by cinematographers Stephen Murphy BSC ISC and Angus Mitchell, who used DXL2 and DXL-M cameras matched with Primo spherical primes provided by...
Chris Probst ASC chooses Max Menace Arm
Being a perfectionist pays off for Christopher Probst ASC. A prominent name in music video production, he works with artists like Taylor Swift, Eminem, Ariana Grande, Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z and Billie Eilish, and lenses spots for Apple, Nike, Google, BMW, Samsung, Audi, Adidas and Uber. He's also credited with creating the show's look in David...
BAFTA and Counterpoints Arts announce Hassan Akkad lecture to mark Refugee Week
In celebration of Refugee Week, BAFTA and Counterpoints Arts today announce a public screening of Syrian documentary filmmaker and activist Hassan Akkad’s short film Matar on Friday 23 June at 19:00. The screening will be followed by a lecture from Akkad on his experiences fleeing his country in 2015 and working in the UK film and TV industry....
SAG-AFTRA members overwhelmingly approve strike authorisation
SAG-AFTRA members have voted overwhelmingly to authorise a strike if upcoming contract talks fail to produce a satisfactory agreement by June 30. The vote revealed Monday was 97.91% in favour, with nearly half of eligible members — 47.69% — casting ballots. According...
Signature Post unveils state-of-the-art audio post facility powered by Avid Solutions
Leading Hollywood post house integrates Pro Tools systems for remote production workflows Signature Post, one of the premier audio post production houses serving the Hollywood community, has opened a brand-new multi-mix room facility in Santa Monica built around a...
Dovetail Cross Plate & new Black CAM Tank from Matthews
Matthews highlights two rugged and versatile camera support tools that individually solve a world of everyday busy set needs and together form a dynamic camera support duo. The Dovetail Cross Plate (patent-pending) expands orientation versatility when mounting a...
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