Cine Gear Expo: Panasonic Partners with Filmmakers to Create Seminars

Upcoming at Cine Gear Expo at Paramount Studios from June 1-2 in Hollywood, 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.

Pietro Villani to attend Cine Gear Expo

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

  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 3:15 – 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.

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