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All the latest news, reports, developments and announcements in the industry concerning DoPs

Dejero powers virtual video village for Pitch 5 Productions

Dejero GateWay and EnGo support remote production and creative collaboration of iHeartRadio’s ‘At Home Sessions’ during COVID-19 pandemic.

Spectre Studios uses Brompton Technology for Unreal Build: Virtual Production event

Brompton Tessera SX40 4K LED processing was used for the video piece that Spectre showed at Epic Games’ coveted Unreal Build: Virtual Production event.

Mark Furssedonn appointed managing director of Panalux

Panavision Group veteran takes on increased leadership role with lighting rental division and reaffirms company commitment to customer service and technology innovation.

Sir Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC knighted in Queen’s New Year Honours list

Sir Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC has been knighted as part of the Queen's annual New Year Honours list for his exceptional contribution to film.

BSC Awards 2021 details revealed

Plans have begun for the BSC Awards 2021, one of the most superlative, and now virtual, events in the awards calendar.

Sigala and James Arthur music video shot with Blackmagic RAW

Electric Light Studios relied on the Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 to create Sigala and James Arthur’s Lasting Lover music video.

Netflix’s Spanish original The Mess You Leave Behind shot with Cooke S7/i Full Frame Plus lenses

Cinematographer Isaac Vila plays with the lenses to capture naturalism and light to bring the landscape to life.

Disney+ feature Safety uses complete DaVinci Resolve Studio workflow

A complete DaVinci Resolve Studio workflow was utilised, from principal photography through to final delivery, incorporating an innovative digital asset management system on set built around Blackmagic Design’s switchers, recorders, routers and monitors.

ACS and Deakin University launch world’s first Camera Workforce Census in Australia

Census seeks to get a greater snapshot of the camera workforce and their working experiences. It covers equity, diversity and career progression of all camera professionals.

Shinfield Studios deal will bring £200m film studio to Reading

The campus is expected to open, subject to planning approval, in late 2022.

Rising star of Steadicam

Mel Noonan caught up with Junior Agyeman Owusu, an up-and-coming UK camera op/Steadicam® operator and associate member of ACO, who has been making waves in the production community.

Harbor adds Damien Vandercruyssen to growing colour talent roster

NY-based senior colourist will collaborate with filmmakers worldwide.

Feel Good Films – then and now

Feel Good Films has established itself as a production company to watch in the UK, producing video content that inspires emotional responses.

Netflix launches Documentary Talent Fund to inspire and discover a new generation of filmmakers

Netflix has announced a new Documentary Talent Fund to support emerging filmmakers from across the UK and to nurture the most innovative and creative minds of the future.

Universal Studios Florida’s stages and locations are open and ready for next round of productions

Now booking productions for 2021, offering expanded access to properties, resorts, and extensive support services.