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Announcing DCS Illuminates - An Online Destination for Cinema Lighting Knowledge On-Demand

By DCS, Apr 29, 2021

The Digital Cinema Society is announcing a new online web channel to be known as DCS Illuminates, a destination for online cinema lighting knowledge on demand.  It will include new custom content in addition to the Digital Cinema Society’s vast archive from our past Cinema Lighting Expos and workshops with scores ... [ Read: Announcing DCS Illuminates - An Online Destination for Cinema Lighting Knowledge On-Demand ]

Zeiss Adds Four New Focal Lengths to Supreme Prime Radiance Family of Lenses

By DCS, Apr 22, 2021

ZEISS has added four new lenses to the ZEISS Supreme Prime Radiance family first launched in 2019. The 18 and 135 millimeter focal lengths add telephoto and wide-angle specialties to the seven focal lengths available to date while the new 40 and 65 millimeter lenses enhance the standard range for high-end film production. ... [ Read: Zeiss Adds Four New Focal Lengths to Supreme Prime Radiance Family of Lenses ]

Litepanels Introduces Apollo Wireless DMX System Controlling Multiple Lights from a Board or Handheld Device

By DCS, Mar 25, 2021

Litepanels has announced the launch of a dual-band wireless DMX system to be known as Apollo Bridge.  It uses advanced dynamic frequency hopping technology designed to instantly create a robust wireless DMX network anywhere. Optimized for use with Litepanels Gemini RGBWW LED panels, Apollo can also work with ... [ Read: Litepanels Introduces Apollo Wireless DMX System Controlling Multiple Lights from a Board or Handheld Device ]

DCS Mourns the Loss of Founding Member, Cinematographer Isidore Mankofsky, ASC

By DCS, Mar 16, 2021

We are sad to report the passing of Digital Cinema Society Founding Member Isidore "Izzy" Mankofsky at the age of 89.  A renowned Cinematographer and member of the ASC, who over a many decades career, photographed such features as The Muppet Movie, Somewhere in Time and The Jazz Singer.  He also shot dozens ... [ Read: DCS Mourns the Loss of Founding Member, Cinematographer Isidore Mankofsky, ASC ]