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‘How Did Ya Get That Shot?’ The SOC at NAB Show 2016

‘How Did Ya Get That Shot?’ The SOC at NAB Show 2016

How many times have you watched ‘The Hunger Games’, ‘American Horror Story’ or ‘Mad Men’ and wondered, “Just how did they get that shot”? Well, at this year’s NAB, you can find out for yourself as the SOC will host a panel discussion where veteran camera operators talk about their craft, the gear they use and more. These events are free to all attendees, all you need to get into these events is your badge.

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How Did Ya Get That Shot? – 5:00 – 6:30pmMonday April 18th North Hall N261

Meet the amazing camera operators who have gotten the shots that defy description and bend reality from your favorite feature films and television shows. Members of the Society of Camera Operators will screen clips and discuss how they did it, their onset challenges, and the gear they used to capture such breathtaking footage. Hear the operator’s backstories from behind-the-scenes, learn the techniques and tips to sharpen your craft and create better images.

Panelists:

Dave Thompson IMDB:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1250174/
Credits: Hunger games 1,2 & 3, Joy, Silver Linings Playbook, Bad Moms (2016 release)

Dave Frederick IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292774/
Credits: Aquarius, The Bridge, Sons of Anarchy

George Billinger, SOC President IMDB:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0082452/
Credits: Quantico,  Man Men, Lincoln, CSI: NYC, Big Love

Michael Frediani IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292935/
Credits: Bones, South of Hell, Masters of Sex, New Girl

Eric Fletcher IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292774/
Credits:Flaked, American Horror Story, Dexter

At NAB, you’ll likely be overwhelmed with specs, gadgetry and all things technical. To sooth your aching head, the SOC will hold a second panel on Tuesday same place, same time on storytelling choices of the camera operator.

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Visual Storytelling and the Role of the Camera Operator 5:00 – 6:30pmTuesday April 19th, N261
What storytelling choices are made when reading the script and working closely with the Director and Actors? How does the Camera Operator approach the framing and creative decisions that give us that onscreen experience? Listen to this panel of Camera Operators discuss the creative choices that are made on set. Iconic movie and TV clips will be screened and the onset creative choices and challenges will be discussed.

Panelists:

Aiken Weiss IMDBhttp://www.imdb.com/name/nm0918897/
Credits: Billions, Limitless, Ballers

Dave Frederick, IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292774/
Credits: Aquarius, The Bridge, Sons of Anarchy

George Billinger, SOC president IMDB:http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0082452/
Credits: Quantico,  Man Men, Lincoln, CSI: NYC, Big Love

Michael Frediani IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292935/
Credits: Bones, South of Hell, Masters of Sex, New Girl

Eric Fletcher IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0292774/
Credits:Flaked, American Horror Story, Dexter

For more information about the Society of Camera Operators, go to their website, at soc.org

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