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The SOC at NAB

Last month, the SOC was in Las Vegas for the annual NAB Show—the world’s largest gathering of professionals in the entertainment industry. Throughout the show, the SOC worked to educate NAB’s attendees about the SOC’s mission and programs, expand Camera Operator’s...

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Chapman/Leonard Showcase LA 2017

From Left to Right: Peter Rosenfeld, SOC, Bonnie Blake, SOC, Paul Babin, SOC (LAA recipient), Moderator Dave Frederick, SOC, Brad Rea, Dolly/Crane Grip (LAA recipient), John Mang, Dolly/Crane Grip, Gerrit Garretson, Dolly/Crane Grip Held on Sunday May 8, 2017, the...

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In Memoriam May 2017

We want to celebrate the life of Past President and Founding SOC Member, Bob Marta, SOC. We thank him for his contributions to the production community and his dedication to the Society. Our best wishes go out to his friends and family. Bob Marta, SOC Charter Member...

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2017 NAB Tech Tour

The SOC will be hosting a Tech Tour Tuesday April 25, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm Las Vegas Convention Center – Central Hall Entrance Join the SOC as it hosts a Tech Tour – led by Technical Standards Chair, Eric Fletcher, SOC and other attending Members, experience a curated...

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In Memoriam March 2017

We want to celebrate the lives of three of our Members who we have recently lost. We thank them for their contributions to the production community and the SOC. Our best wishes go out to their friends and families.   Bill Swearingen, SOC Charter Member July 24,...

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2017 Vision Center Video

Photo courtesy of Matthew Meindl Thank you to the 2017 Vision Center Video Volunteers! We couldn't have done it without you! The society gives you a standing ovation for your contribution to this year's Vision Center Video, premiered at the 2017 SOC Lifetime...

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2017 Lifetime Achievement Awards Recap

The 2017 Lifetime Achievement Awards were a success. Congratulations to all who were honored and nominated this year, and thank you to all who came out to celebrate their accomplishments! If you weren't able to attend or live stream the Awards Show this year, you can...

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Get Shorty – A Camera Perspective

Remaking a well-remembered feature film into a cable television series can be a daunting challenge. Writer/Executive Producer Davey Holmes is doing just that and meeting the challenge head on with a talented team of collaborators on the Epix Channel presentation of...

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SOC Instagram Page Tops 9,200 Followers

And More to Go... A huge thank you to one of our own Active members, Ian S. Takahashi, SOC, for taking the helm of the Societies’ Instagram account and hosting page “take overs” from members such as: Stephen Campanelli, SOC, Dave Thompson, SOC, Mitch Dubin, SOC, Steve...

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Congratulations to our new members. Welcome to the SOC!

Active Members:
Michael Carstensen, SOC
Andrew "AJ” Johnson, SOC
Peter McCaffrey, SOC

Associate Members:
Colin Akoon
Chad Daring
Caleb Des Cognets
Michael Izquierdo
Nick Kolias
Yael Shulman
Michael Stine
Scott Stone
Skyler Stone
Fabian Tehrani
Aimee Vasquez
Christopher Vasquez
Michael Velitis

Student Members:
John Darian
Joshua Montiel
Marco Rivera
Alexandria Shepherd
Yiyao Zhu
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Great JL Fisher BBQ. Thanks to our own Andrew Mitchell,SOC & Nick Davidoff,SOC. #soc#,#jlfisher,#cameraoperator

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Join Tiffen's Open House & The Steadicam Guild's Stabilizer Gear Expo - Sunday, June 4th 10am - 4pm.

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Upcoming Events

Jun
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all-day Cine Gear Expo 2017 @ The Studios at Paramount
Cine Gear Expo 2017 @ The Studios at Paramount
Jun 1 – Jun 4 all-day
Cine Gear Expo 2017 @ The Studios at Paramount  | Los Angeles | California | United States
Come visit the SOC at Booth #60A and don’t miss our Panel: Friday June 2, 2017 4:00pm – 5:00pm In Screening Room 5 The Society of Camera Operators Presents:
Jul
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all-day SOC General Breakfast Meeting
SOC General Breakfast Meeting
Jul 16 all-day
SOC General Breakfast Meeting
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