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Black Adam shot on Technovision 1.5X lenses

Oct 21, 2022

Black Adam hits theatres on Friday, 21 Oct, 2022

Dwayne Johnson’s long expected DC Comics movie Black Adam will hit theatres on Friday, 21 October 2022 worldwide.

About the story:
Nearly 5000 years after he was bestowed with the almighty powers of the Egyptian gods – and imprisoned just as quickly – Black Adam (Dwayne Johnson) is freed from his earthly tomb, ready to unleash his unique form of justice on the modern world.

Front row L-R: Jake Wickstrom (Loader), Jamie Pair (2nd AC)
Back row L-R: Gregory Irwin (First AC), Lawrence Sher (DP), Nicholas Kay (DIT)

Shot on Technovision 1.5X: DP Lawrence Sher (Joker) chose the Technovision 1.5X family (7 primes, 2 zooms and 4 AproXima close focus lenses) for the shoot:

”I found what I was looking for! Over 200 lenses for the Black Adam project, the Technovision 1.5X lenses stood out!”

Lawrence Sher (DP) with Technovision 1.5X AproXima.

And Gregory Irwin, 1st AC mentioned:

“With regards to the new Technovision1.5X anamorphic lenses, P+S Technik did a very good job recreating the 1960’s Technovision look. The colour, contrast, fall off and bokeh has a beautiful, nostalgic feel to them. And they cover large sensors! I love Larry Sher’s bold idea to go with a period look for a high tech, comic book, super hero movie.”

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