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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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Get ready for the Chapman/Leonard Open House Atlanta on Saturday April 8, 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM!

The SOC will be presenting the panel discussion, “The Art and Craft of Camera Operating”, from 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM, featuring Panelists Geoff Haley, SOC, and Geoff Shotz. Moderated by Bill McClelland, SOC. See the latest additions to Chapman/Leonard’s line of products with hands-on experience and enjoy some BBQ!
Register: soc.org/event/chapmanleonard-atlanta-hydroscope-workshop/?instance_id=279
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Welcome to our new members voted in at the Sunday Board meeting:

Active Members:
James Goldman, SOC
Kristian Dane Lawing, SOC
David Liebling, SOC
John Lizzio, SOC
Ossie McLean, SOC
Brent Robinson, SOC
Yousheng Tang, SOC
Peter Wilke, SOC


Associate Members:
Antoine Combelles
Mike Fortin
Michael Klaric
Mengmeng (Allen) Men
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SOCers, March 24th is the last day to register for NAB free. Use this code MP28! We have announcements coming for all attending NAB... Panels, parties and a tech tour on the floor. ... See MoreSee Less

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Upcoming Events

Apr
8
Sat
1:00 pm Chapman/Leonard Atlanta Open House @ Chapman/Leonard (Pinewood Studios)
Chapman/Leonard Atlanta Open House @ Chapman/Leonard (Pinewood Studios)
Apr 8 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Chapman/Leonard Atlanta Open House @ Chapman/Leonard (Pinewood Studios) | Fayetteville | Georgia | United States
Register Now! Get ready for an upcoming Chapman/Leonard Open House at their Pinewood Studios location in Atlanta. See the latest additions to the Chapman/Leonard
Apr
22
Sat
all-day NAB Show 2017 @ Las Vegas Convention Center
NAB Show 2017 @ Las Vegas Convention Center
Apr 22 – Apr 27 all-day
NAB Show 2017 @ Las Vegas Convention Center | Las Vegas | Nevada | United States
The SOC is offering a Discount Code for NAB, which allows registrants to attend for free! While in Vegas, don’t forget to join the SOC at our Panel
Apr
24
Mon
7:30 pm SOC NAB Party @ Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill, Caesars Palace Casino
SOC NAB Party @ Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill, Caesars Palace Casino
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
SOC NAB Party @ Gordon Ramsay Pub & Grill, Caesars Palace Casino | Las Vegas | Nevada | United States
After the SOC Panel, “How I Got the Shot”, come join the SOC at our Annual NAB Party for drinks and light refreshments and the chance to mix and mingle