The American Society of Cinematographers is a non-profit association dedicated to advancing the art of filmmaking. Since its charter in 1919, the ASC has been committed to educating aspiring filmmakers and others about the art and craft of cinematography; it accomplishes this by publishing the internationally renowned magazine American Cinematographer and the venerable American Cinematographer Manual, through seminars at schools and industry events, and via one-on-one mentoring. ASC members volunteer their time for such activities.
KODAK CINEMATOGRAPHER'S FIELD GUIDE (pdf)
This pocket-sized publication provides up-to-date and easy-to- use information about all KODAK Motion Picture Camera Films and several related subjects. We designed the book to help you choose and order the right films for your needs and to help you use the films most effectively. The guide is divided into five major sections for easy reference: * Motion Picture Camera Films * Filter Information * Tips and Techniques * Formats and Packaging * Ordering Raw Stock
SOCIETY OF CAMERA OPERATORS
The principal purpose of the SOC is to recognize and nurture excellence in the field of camera operation and, secondarily, in the allied camera crafts, and to encourage development of both technology and production methods which will help our members achieve that excellence
What is ACES? The Academy Color Encoding System (ACES) is becoming the industry standard for managing color throughout the life cycle of a motion picture or television production. From image capture through editing, VFX, mastering, public presentation, archiving and future remastering, ACES insures a consistent color experience that preserves the filmmaker’s creative vision.
INTERNATIONAL CINEMATOGRAPHERS GUILD
The International Cinematographers Guild represents the most talented camera professionals in the world. The technicians and artisans in our union are the creators of the visual images on the big screen, the television screen and - as we move into the 21st century - our computer screen. That's why we're so excited about offering this site to our members, everyone in our industry and to people everywhere who want to know more about what we do. International Cinematographers Guild members - Directors of Photography, Camera Operators and Assistants, Computer Graphics Specialists, Visual Effects Supervisors, Still Photographers and more - are part of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
THE BRITISH SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHY
The British Society of Cinematographers is an educational, social and professional organisation. Since its formation in 1949 its prime objective has been to promote and encourage the highest standards in the art and craft of cinematography. Our membership, which is by invitation only, comprises of some of the most talented Directors of Photography and Camera Operators in the United Kingdom. It also encompasses many distinguished friends and patrons from the film and television industry.
These filters are intended for use whenever significant changes in the color temperature of the illumination are required (for example, daylight to artificial light). The filter may be positioned between the light source and other elements of the system or over the camera lens. *These values are approximate. Check critical work accurately, especially ifyou use more than one filter.
WRATTEN FILTER Filter Exposure Increase Conversion Color Number In Stops in Degrees K 80A 2 3200 to 5500 Blue 80B 1 2/3 3400 to 5500 80C 1 3800 to 5500 80D 1/3 4200 to 5500 85C 1/3 5500 to 3800 85 2/3 5500 to 3400 85N3 1 2/3 5500 to 3400 Amber 85N6 2 2/3 5500 to 3400 85N9 3 2/3 5500 to 3400 85B 2/3 5500 to 3200 85BN3 1 2/3 5500 to 3200 85BN6 2 2/3 5500 to 3200
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MICHAEL BALHAUS, ASC BVK WILL BE HONORED WITH A GOLDEN BEAR
Michael Ballhaus, ASC BVK will be awarded a Golden Bear for Lifetime Achievement on February 18, 2016. The Berlinale honors a long-standing friend of the festival. Ballhaus won the Silver Bear 1979 with Fassbinder’s "The Marriage of Maria Braun".