Panasonic Panels at Cine Gear Expo Feature Leading Directors of Photography, Showcase Projects Shots with VariCam and AU-EVA1 Cinema Cameras

NEWARK NJ (May 29, 2018) – Upcoming at Cine Gear Expo (exhibits June 1 and 2) at Paramount Studios in Hollywood, CA, Panasonic is presenting several seminars, including EVA1 Show & Tell on Friday, June 1 from 4:15 – 5:15 p.m. in the Paramount Theater. Cinematographers Johnny Derango, Elle Schneider, Ben Meredith and Pietro Villani will screen clips from their latest EVA1 projects and discuss the benefits of shooting with the camera.

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Three seminars are scheduled for Saturday, June 2, all in the Paramount Theater:

  1. From 10:15. – 11:15 a.m., National Training Manager for Panasonic Imaging Products Mathew Frazer will lead a panel discussion, Filmmaking with the Panasonic Lumix GH5S. Filmmakers Jacob Schwarz and Sam KJ will discuss the GH5S camera system, as well as show short films shot with the camera.
  2. From 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., the RAW Capture with VariCam and EVA1 seminar will be led by Cinema Product Manager Mitch Gross, who will discuss the new ProRes RAW format with Atomos’ CEO Jeromy Young, as well as capturing uncompressed RAW with Codex Senior VP of Business Development Brian Gaffney. Cinematographer Ben Kufrin will also talk about shooting VRAW with the VariCam Pure for his upcoming feature film, Foster Boy.
  3. From 3:15 – 4:15 p.m. at the VariCams In Hollywood seminar, cinematographers Vanja Cernjul, ASC, HFS (Crazy Rich Asians, The Deuce), Patrick Stewart (Arrested Development) and Polly Morgan, BSC (6 Balloons) will discuss their latest projects shot on VariCam.



Cine Gear attendees are encouraged to stop by the Panasonic booth in Stage 18 (Booth S211) to see the company’s latest cinema gear, including CineLive with the VariCam LT and the latest updates to the EVA1.

For more information about Panasonic’s cinema cameras, visit, or contact Panasonic at 877-803-8492.


About Panasonic Corporation of North America

Newark, NJ-based Panasonic Corporation of North America is a leading technology partner to businesses, government agencies and consumers across the region. The company is the principal North American subsidiary of Osaka, Japan-based Panasonic Corporation, and leverages its strengths in immersive entertainment, sustainable energy, automated supply chains and connected mobility to provide integrated solutions for B2B customers. Panasonic was featured in Fortune Magazine’s 2016 ranking of 50 companies that are changing the world and doing well by doing good. Specifically cited were its smart and sustainable technologies, including its contributions to smart cities and the electric vehicle revolution. Learn more about Panasonic’s ideas and innovations at

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