CHICAGO (January 5, 2017) – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, has opened a 13,000-square foot location in Chicago to serve a growing number of productions in the Midwest.
“This new location allows Panavision to bring our support to the vibrant filmmaking community in Chicago,” said Kim Snyder, CEO and president of Panavision. “We now have 13 Panavision rental facilities throughout North America ready to serve productions with world-class filmmaking technologies and expertise.”
Panavision Also Presenting Lens Workshop and Seminar with Michael Chapman, ASC
Light Iron, LEE Filters and Panalux Exhibiting Latest Tools
Working Prototypes of Millennium DXL and Reel on Display at Cine Gear Expo
(HOLLYWOOD, CA, June 2, 2016) – Panavision, a global brand synonymous with optics, innovation, and customer service, is introducing the Millennium DXL Camera (“DXL”), a revolutionary breakthrough in image acquisition and workflow. DXL was developed through an unprecedented combination of three companies’ best-in-class contributions: large format optics and modular accessories from Panavision, a brand new 8K sensor from RED Digital Cinema, and new color science and optimized workflow from Light Iron.
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. (May 23, 2016) – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, has announced the availability of PanaND filters. Representing the next-generation neutral density filters, they offer significant improvements in quality and consistency, so filmmakers can focus on achieving their creative goals. Full spectrum PanaND filters benefit from advancements in materials and manufacturing to deliver color neutrality very accurately.
WOODLAND HILLS, CALIF. (Jan. 11, 2016) – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, has reached a distribution agreement with Ludwig Kameraverleih in Germany. The highly regarded rental facility will now be able to provide filmmakers in the region with Panavision’s extensive range of spherical and anamorphic lenses, including the popular Primo 70 series for larger sensor digital cameras. This partnership deepens Ludwig’s portfolio of filmmaking gear and broadens Panavision’s reach.
New Space is First Comprehensive Production and Post Location for Companies
NEW ORLEANS (December 17, 2015) – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, has announced the opening of an expanded New Orleans location. The new 30,500-square-foot space will also house Light Iron’s first brick-and-mortar facility in Louisiana. The state-of-the-art facility represents the first location occupied by the two companies since Panavision acquired Light Iron, a leader in digital workflow solutions, earlier this year.
Company to Showcase Latest Advancements in Optics for Cinematography
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. (Nov. 9, 2015) – Panavision, the motion picture industry’s most respected designer, manufacturer and provider of state-of-the-art cinema lenses and high-precision camera systems, will host two seminars at the 2015 Camerimage International Film Festival, which runs Nov. 14-20 in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
Company Opens Satellite Facility at Pinewood Atlanta Studios
ATLANTA (Sept. 23, 2015) – Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading designer, manufacturer and rental provider of high-precision optics and camera systems, is bringing its world-renowned services to Pinewood Atlanta Studios with the opening of a satellite office there this month.
For camera crews shooting at Pinewood, Panavision’s new high-tech workspace houses a full range of filmmaking equipment with a large area for prep and testing, and access to the company’s specialists in production solutions.
Providing World Class UAS Aerial Cinematography Services Along With the Industry’s Most Trusted Cinema Lenses and Camera Systems
SAN DIEGO, California (September 2015) –Aerial MOB, LLC, a leader in UAS (drone) aerial technology, has reached an exclusive agreement with Panavision, the entertainment industry’s leading supplier of cinema lenses and camera systems. Panavision will recommend Aerial Mob as their preferred drone company in the United States.
Revamped Interface Offers Enhanced User Experience;
Now Available on Android and Windows
WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. (May 28, 2015) – Panavision has released a new and groundbreaking version of its popular PANASCOUT application. Adopted by industry professionals as an essential creative tool during preproduction, PANASCOUT was the first application to allow capturing and sharing of images encoded with the crucial metadata needed on location scouts. PANASCOUT is available for free on all mobile devices running iOS, Android and Windows platforms. A wide range of intuitive functions and a redesigned user interface make it even easier to record and share images and information with the entire creative team.