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Steadicam Smoothee with Universal Smartphone Mount Debuts at PhotoPlus Show

Allows Steadicam Curve and Smoothee videographers even more device options Visit the Steadicam Smoothee Page October 20, 2015, PhotoPlus Expo, New York, Tiffen Booth 243  – The new Steadicam Universal Smartphone Mount lends a stable hand to everyday, anywhere photography and videography through the lens of the ever-present smartphone. Designed for imagemakers from the novice…

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Steadicam Inventor Garrett Brown to Win Lifetime Achievement Award

In July of 2014, we ran a two-part interview with Steadicam® inventor Garrett Brown. It was just announced that Brown will receive the Charles F. Jenkins Lifetime Achievement Award during the Television Academy’s 67th Engineering Emmy Awards. There are few individuals who have made a greater impact on film and TV that Brown. Brown was awarded an…

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Review: Tiffen Satin, Black Satin and Pearlescent Filters

The advent of inexpensive 4K single sensor cameras, including a trove of DSLR variants, has exposed a glaring need for supplemental optical filtration. Optical filters can easily reduce noise, improve shadow and highlight integrity, and otherwise produce a more flattering image. Most shooters working with prosumer and consumer gear recognize the less-than-stellar processing in these low-cost cameras.…

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New Tiffen Steadicam M-1 Looms Large in Japan

Tokyo, Japan; 30th September 2015: TOHO Studios, the legendary Tokyo production house responsible for the original Godzilla and its current remake, as well as Seven Samurai, directed by Akira Kurosawa, has purchased the new Tiffen Steadicam M-1 camera stabiliser for all its current and future feature projects. Senior Cameraman Kosuke Yamada has been looking at…

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ICG Presents Emerging Cinematographer Awards

The International Cinematographers Guild (Local 600) presented eight of its members with Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA), Sunday evening at the DGA Theatre. Four received special awards during the ECA honorees luncheon last Thursday. They were director of photography Mandy Walker (Truth), who received the Kodak Cinematography Mentor of the Year Award; Steven Tiffen, president and…

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International Cinematographers Guild Names Special Awards Recipients

The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) has announced the recipients of special awards as part of the ICG’s Emerging Cinematographer Awards (ECA). These awards will be presented during the ECA opening event at the American Society of Cinematographers Clubhouse in Los Angeles on September 24. The 19th annual Emerging Cinematographer Awards ceremony will…

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Stop by Tiffen Booth 243 at PhotoPlus Expo

PhotoPlus Expo October 22-24, 2015 Javits Convention Center New York City Tiffen Booth 243 www.photoplusexpo.com/ Join us for a look at our new and exciting products! Ask about our new Tiffen combination diffusion filters, new XLE Long Exposure Series, Variable ND filters and the unsurpassed Digital HT Series for your imaging challenges.  New Lowel lighting…

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The Tiffen Company Announces Rosco Open House

  Book your place for the Rosco Open House – 23rd Sept 2015 Book Now For The Rosco Open House Wednesday, 23 September 2015 from 12:00 to 19:00 (BST) Tiffen International HQ –  12:00 – Open House… Opens! 12:30 – Introduction13:00 – 19:00 – Rosco invite you to spend some time with them at Tiffen International HQ, to see how the…

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The Tiffen Company Announces the New Multi Rotating Tray and 138mm Variable ND

PRESS: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday 10th September 2015 IBC 2015: RAI Amsterdam: 11-15th September IBC PRESS BRIEFINGS AVAILABLE: BOOK YOUR SLOT USING THE BUTTON AT THE FOOT OF THIS MESSAGE This exciting, brand new solution, produces up to three effects in one unit:1. Rotating Tiffen 138mm Circular Polariser 2. VND (Variable Neutral Density)* 3. Warm to…

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