February 2014

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AbelCine’s Online Training Workshops

AbelCine has expanded their online workshop offerings. New classes have been added to the Digital Technician, Digital Cinema and Lighting & Production series. Be sure to check their site frequently, as the selection is always growing.  


These online workshops offer the same high caliber instruction as AbelCine’s in-person classes, but with the convenience and flexibility of online learning. AbelCine offers combo packages so you can learn more and save. For more information on AbelCine’s online and in-person workshops, visit

See the New Leica Summicron-C Cine Lenses

Premium cine optics in a small package


CW Sonderoptic, designer and manufacturer of Leica Summilux-C cine lenses, will show their newest line of lenses at NAB. They employ a classic spherical lens design but feature custom coatings to more closely match the color and natural skin tone rendition of the Summilux-C lenses. 

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Capturing Outstanding Red Carpet Footage


Like anything else, shooting celebrities at live events has its own quirks and criteria and no one knows the ins and outs better than Michael Goldberg, since his company, CelebrityFootage, has been shooting celebs on the red carpet for over 20 years.

Focus on Lenses

Industry's Recent Camera Lens News


Nikon D4S to be Announced Today
The Nikon D4S was first introduced on CES 2014. The final announcement of D4S will be on February 25th. You will able to pre-order it at late February, 2014.
via cameraegg

Fujifilm Releases Suite of Firmware Updates for Three Lenses
Fujifilm has announced firmware updates for a quintent of cameras and a trio of lenses, bringing extra lens compatibility to the cameras, and improved optical image stabilization to the lenses, among other features.
via Pop Photo

Canon's Handy How-To Guide on AF Microadjustments
What to do if your lens chronically backfocuses
via Pop Photo

Zeiss Touit 2.8/50M Lens for Sony E- and Fujifilm X-Mounts

Sony & Fujifilm shooters just got themselves a high-end macro
via Pop Photo

Best of the South

How Production Companies Down South "Get 'Er Done"

Blackburst Entertainment
Clients include: Gaylord Palms, Usain Bolt for Soul Headphones, Barcelo Luxury Resorts, Workforce Alliance.
Blackburst creates results for clients in the broadcast, advertising and corporate communications industries, as a trusted, full service production company.

Plumgood Productions
Clients include: BET, CNN, Hearst Television, The Smithsonian, E! Entertainment.

Plumgood Productions is a multi-award-winning high definition production company with more than 25 years of producing and creating high-quality content for broadcast and non-broadcast distribution.

Digital FX
Clients include: Nat Geo, NFL Films, Walt Disney Pictures, Red Stripe Beer.

This company specializes in commercial production and visual effects work for broadcast and features for clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies, Hollywood studios and advertising agencies.

Sue Abrams Productions

Clients include: Fortune 500 companies and small businesses.

Sue Abrams Productions’ material tells your story, wows your audience, delivers your message and gets you results. 

16th Annual Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition

Awarding over $50,000 in cash and software prizes.

Logo All entries submitted are read by either a producer, manager or agent, and they can truly make a difference. They can option your script, buy it, set-up a meeting or go straight to the studio with it, and Scriptapalooza will promote and pitch the Semifinalists and higher for an entire year. No other competition in the world does that!

Deadline March 3, 2014. Learn more at:

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