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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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A great three days of SOC at NAB! Packed house for the panel, incredibly fun member party (thanks to Chapman Leonard & Panasonic for sponsoring), an amazing tech tour with 20+ members, and endless me...

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Please welcome our new members:

Active Members:
Andrew Ansnick, SOC
Craig Haagensen, SOC
Spencer Hutchins, SOC
Daniel Sauvé, SOC

Associate Member:
Alicia Blair
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Upcoming Events

May
6
Sat
9:00 am SOC Drone and Aerial Camera Oper... @ Stullick Memorial Field, Simi Valley Flyers
SOC Drone and Aerial Camera Oper... @ Stullick Memorial Field, Simi Valley Flyers
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
SOC Drone and Aerial Camera Operating Workshop @ Stullick Memorial Field, Simi Valley Flyers | Simi Valley | California | United States
This one-day workshop will focus on the role of camera operating and drones. This new tool, used by many productions to enhance the storytelling, opens up
May
7
Sun
10:00 am Chapman Leonard Product Showcase @ Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment Inc.
Chapman Leonard Product Showcase @ Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment Inc.
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Chapman Leonard Product Showcase @ Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment Inc. | Los Angeles | California | United States
Chapman/Leonard will be hosting their fourth annual product showcase event on Sunday May 7, 2017 The SOC will be hosting a Panel Discussion – more details to