J.L. Fisher (with support from the Society of Camera Operators, International Cinematographers Guild and the American Society of Cinematographers) is holding its 9th annual Open House and BBQ this Saturday, May 16th. The free event will feature a Moving Camera Seminar from the SOC, a raffle for the Children’s Vision Center and more.
The open house takes place at J.L. Fisher’s offices in Burbank, and will features numerous exhibitors such as Sony, ARRI, Tiffen, Filmtools, Abel Cine and many, many more.
There will also be a number of events throughout the day, such as a camera seminar from the SOC, as well as their raffle for the Children’s Vision Center and more:
The SOC Moving Camera Seminar – 10:30am- 12:00pm
Presented by members of the SOC, Local 600, (Camera Guild) and Local 80 (Grips). The seminar will focus on the working relationships between the Cinematographer, Camera Operator, 1st AC, Key Grip and Dolly Grip when using Dollies and Jib Arms. Moderator Hugh Litfin, SOC.
SOC Raffle Support the Children’s Vision Center 2:15PM
Please join the SOC with their ongoing support of The Vision Center at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. Their charitable efforts have helped with the vital work of helping children with impaired eyesight. Please help by purchasing a raffle ticket at the SOC booth
Dialogue with ASC Cinematographers 2:30-4:00
Moderated by George Spiro Dibie, ASC
While on the subject of the SOC, it’s worth mentioning that they are giving away FREE digital subscriptions to their Camera Operator magazine for a limited time. The issue will be delivered directly to you by email and you can sign up at SOC.org
As I mentioned before this event is completely free and no RSVP is required. Simply show up, enjoy and myabe help raise money for a worthy cause.
For more information be sure to visit www.JLFisher.com