Navigating On-Set Challenges & Safety Concerns


Navigating On-Set Challenges & Safety Concerns Sunday, November 21 at 1 pm PT This will be an open, collaborative, and solution-oriented discussion presented in a panel format with questions from attendees.  Topics will include: The role of the camera operator  How to communicate, address, and resolve on-set challenges   Best practices in communicating issues  Ways to […]

SOC’s February Happy Hour

The SOC’s virtual Happy Hours are informal gatherings for SOC membership and are open to the community. Contributors to the Winter 2022 Camera Operator Magazine will host: Deborah Brozina, Associate; Gilles Corbeil, SOC; Mitch Dubin, SOC; Dan Kavanaugh, SOC; John “Buzz” Moyer, SOC; Peter Rosenfeld, SOC. The Happy Hour will be moderated by Super Host Dan Turrett, SOC.

SOC at NAB Show

Las Vegas Convention Center 3150 S Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV

Sunday, April 24, 1:55pm–2:55pmTheater N255–N257 Join the Society of Camera Operators for this in-depth discussion on the creative decisions made during the production of Nightmare Alley. Nightmare Alley, with four Academy Award nominations, brings the viewer into Guillermo del Toro's surreal world through the immersion of his visual storytelling. Camera Operator Gilles Corbeil, SOC, and 1st Assistant […]

Long Lens Workshop: Date Change!

PRG Los Angeles 8201 Woodley Ave A, Van Nuys, CA

DATE CHANGE! Location: PRG Los Angeles The Society of Camera Operators invites its members to a LONG LENS WORKSHOP for cinema operators to learn broadcast and broadcast operators to learn cinema. Presented by FUJINON & PRG and led by legendary camera operator Hector Ramirez and cinematographer Dylan Sanford (Super Bowl Halftime Show). Free and exclusively […]

Operating Action Workshop

SOLD OUT The SOC is proud to announce its first IN-PERSON Camera Operating Workshop since the beginning of the pandemic. This 2.5 day, 20-student workshop, hosted at the Cinemoves Movie Ranch in Atlanta, GA, will explore the challenges and techniques required to perform at elite levels of the adrenaline-packed, large-budget, and high-stakes world of “Action” Operating. The workshop […]

SOC Creative Spotlight Presented by Hulu


Join a live SOC Creative Spotlight presented by Hulu! The event will offer a unique opportunity to participate in a lively discussion with a diverse and talented gathering of camera operators from the Hulu original series Dopesick, Only Murders in The Building, The Dropout, and The Great.  During the Zoom event the operators will be […]

Cine Gear 2022 Party

Creative Solutions Los Angeles 2504 N Ontario St, Burbank, CA

Come celebrate Cine Gear 2022 with the Creative Solutions team at their Burbank showroom, CSLA. Featuring exciting new products from Teradek, SmallHD, Wooden Camera, ZEISS,, and Pomfort—they will share their latest solutions over craft cocktails, free food, and tunes. Valet parking provided.   

SOC at CineGear

Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA

Join the SOC at CineGear at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Over 350 exhibitors, new product and service introductions, 35+ seminars led by industry leaders, master classes, film competition, awards ceremony, special screenings in state-of-the-art theatres, and ample opportunity to network with peers within a studio environment.

Sony Sunday BBQ & Masterclass

Sony DMPC 2706 Media Center Drive, Suite 130, Los Angeles, CA

Join the Sony Cinema team for an afternoon of friends, food, and learning. Sony has partnered with Stargate Studios and the SOC to present a Virtual Production Masterclass and a panel on the VENICE camera with the camera operators from the series Snowfall: Manolo Rojas, SOC, and Pauline Edwards, SOC. 11am Virtual Production Demo Sam […]

Long Lens Workshop

PRG New York 147 41st Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY

PRG New York | 147 41st Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11232This Hands-On Workshop Will Cover: Safely & efficiently building a long lens camera package using both 2/3" Broadcast lenses as well as S35 and Large Format Cinema long zoom lenses. The role of the camera operator in planning and suggesting shots, working for the director and […]

Free – $30