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The Society of Camera Operators Awards Committee is excited to announce the SOC Lifetime Achievement Awards dinner and celebration will happen on Saturday, February 25, 2023, hosted in person at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. Purchase seats and tables.

SOCIETY OF CAMERA OPERATORS ANNOUNCE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AND TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD RECIPIENTS

The Lifetime Achievement Awards are given in recognition of outstanding achievement by an established person within the field of film and video production. The honorees of the Lifetime Achievement Awards were nominated in five critically acclaimed categories including: Camera Operator Film and Television, Camera Operator Live and Non Script, Camera Technician, Mobile Platform Camera Operator, and Still Photographer.

The 2022 recipients are:
Camera Operator Film and Television – Don Devine, SOC
Camera Operator Live and Non Script – Charlie Huntley
Camera Technician – Tommy Klines
Mobile Platform Camera Operator – Darryl Humber
Still Photographer – Bruce McBroom

The SOC has also announced the recipients for the SOC Technical Achievement Awards are the renowned ARRI Inc. and Hudson Spider. ARRI Inc is recognized for its ARRI ALEXA 35mm Cinema Camera, the smallest fully featured ARRI production cinema camera ever. Hudson Spider is honored for its Hudson Spider Slider, a compounding slider that is 2ft in length and provides the travel of a 4ft slider.

CAMERA OPERATOR OF THE YEAR SUBMISSIONS
This award is given to a Feature Film and/or Television full-time Camera Operator who has operated on a distinguished project of considerable quality during the previous year. Anyone in the film/TV community may nominate a Camera Operator for this award, including, but not limited to, SOC members, directors, producers, production crew members, studios, and production companies. Camera Operators may also nominate themselves.
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Saturday February 25, 2023, at the Loews Hollywood Hotel
Five hundred production professionals will gather to celebrate the best of the best operators in motion picture, television and the industry at large. The Society honors Lifetime Achievement Awards to Camera Operator, Camera Technician, Camera Operator, Live and Non-Scripted, Still Photographer, Mobile Camera Platform Operator, and Governors and President’s award. Purchase a seat or a table today!