Broadcast News

Bookmark and Share
23/01/2020

Panavision Invites BSC Expo Attendees To Take Creative Control

News Image
Panavision and its family of brands is inviting attendees to the BSC Expo to take creative control across the production workflow.

The product offerings on display at Stand 331, from Panavision, Panalux, and LEE Filters, all work together to enable filmmakers to create, capture, and display their visions with the greatest flexibility possible.

"All of the products we’re showcasing at BSC Expo work together to form an integrated ecosystem that allows filmmakers to capture their vision and share their stories exactly as they intend," said Kim Snyder, president and CEO of Panavision. "I'm particularly excited about the artistry and engineering that have gone into the new products being shown by Panalux."

BSC Expo marks the debut of the Panalux Sonara 4:4, a variable-white 4’x4’ LED soft light. This all-new, high-CRI, high-TLCI flagship soft source reproduces a broad spectrum of white light with full green/magenta control. Additionally, Panalux will unveil the new h40 hybrid generator from Panalux Power, the company’s line of power-generation products. Combining a diesel engine with an advanced lithium-ion battery, the h40 is capable of delivering constant 240V AC power up to 40KW. With the h40, Panalux is looking ahead to the future of the film industry while responding to critical climate issues confronting the planet.

BSC Expo attendees will be able to view a scene lit with the Panalux Sonara 4:4 through Panavision’s large-format optics, including Panaspeed primes, which are currently available as a set of eight focal lengths, from 17mm to 100mm. Behind the lens, the light will reach the sensor of Panavision’s Millennium DXL2 8K camera system, which will be joined at the stand by the smaller form factor DXL-M.

Further demonstrating the Panavision brands' offerings, LEE Filters will showcase the wide spectrum of colours available in the company's renowned library of long-lasting and dependable lighting gels. LEE Filters will also exhibit its ProGlass Cine IRND filters, which eliminate infrared pollution and ensure colours remain absolutely accurate and true.

Complementing the stand experience, the Panavision brands will present "Practical Colour Science" on Friday in the Theatre. This session will provide attendees with a working foundation in creative colour theory while analyzing the qualities of various lights — from the new Panalux Sonara 4:4 to household bulbs — to help filmmakers better understand what will suit their creative needs. The discussion will segue directly into practical demonstrations at the stand on the show floor.

The combined effects of the lights, filters, lenses and sensors displayed in the stand will be viewable in real time on the modular Panavision LINK HDR On-Set Cart, which will provide both HDR (high dynamic range) and SDR (standard dynamic range) monitoring. This will give attendees a close-up look at the unparalleled creative control made possible by the Panavision companies’ end-to-end workflow ecosystem.

Panavision.com
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

31/08/2017
Production News : Stand Up To Cancer Production Partner Announced
Channel 4 has announced the production partner for its live television fundraiser, Stand Up To Cancer. Following a tender process, Fulwell 73 was awar
12/06/2017
Four Things Every Creative Pro Should Consider For Production Insurance
Spotting a film crew in action can be exciting and intriguing for the general public. But behind the perceived glitz and glamour, experts in the broad
13/12/2019
Matthews Panel Stand Cranks Up Lights, Monitors And More
Matthews Studio Equipment has offered yet another smart solution that makes life on set a bit more convenient. New Panel Stand answers the need for a
10/04/2017
Really Creative Media Delivers For The Wedding Singer
Really Creative Media has helped to deliver a visual experience for the first UK tour of The Wedding Singer. The show, which takes in 33 cities on its
06/04/2017
Cengiz Dervis Welcomes Growth In Creative Sector
British actor Cengiz Dervis has welcomed the continuing growth of the creative sector. In the second half of 2016 alone, figures reveal that the (comb
06/04/2017
Version2 And LED Creative Team Up For Red Nose Day
Version 2 Lighting and LED Creative recently provided support to the crew and BBC Studios Production team for Red Nose Day 2017. This year's event was
17/02/2020
Kingdom Creative Studios Installs GB Labs' FastNAS F-16 Nitro Storage System
Specialist video production company Kingdom Creative Studios has installed GB Labs' FastNAS F-16 Nitro storage system. Kingdom Creative founder and Ma
09/01/2020
Quick Way To Reduce Your Creative Carbon Footprint
According to the latest Kantar research – "Genuinely purpose-led brands stand to grow at twice the rate of those without any higher-order societal aim
24/04/2017
Rotolight Announce AEOS LED Lighting Innovation
Rotolight has announced the launch of an industry-first location LED lighting innovation, AEOS. Designed for portrait photographers and videographers
18/01/2019
Panavision And Light Iron Collaborate With Filmmakers
As entertainment industry luminaries prepare to swarm Park City for the Sundance Film Festival, Panavision and Light Iron have announced their collabo
18/05/2017
Anatomy Of A Shot
I have just return from one of the most challenging shoots I have been involved in. The shoot took place over 5 days in and around Tromso in Norway. T
13/02/2020
Jellyfish Pictures Expands Senior Creative Team
Jellyfish Pictures has announced the expansion of its senior creative team with the appointment of Kevin Hoppe and Nicolas Hernandez. Both hires bring
19/03/2020
Teatro Diana Selects Riedel's Bolero Stand-Alone Wireless Intercom
Riedel Communications has announced that Teatro Diana, a 2,400-seat theater in Guadalajara, Mexico, has chosen the occasion of its 15th anniversary to
20/09/2017
Rotolight AEOS – Changing The Way Photographers & Filmmakers Work
Technology has been driving the creative industries forward for decades – and nowhere is this clearer than when it comes to the art of photography, fi
05/12/2019
Light Fantastic Production Services Supports CoppaFeel
Light Fantastic Production Services has supported CoppaFeel with a full production package as well as taking on the overall production management mant