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19
Jun 2019

Episode 010_ Jeff Allen_ The world of Panavision in the movies

Episode 010_ Jeff Allen_ The world of Panavision in the movies -

 

Listen to Wayne Johns & Jake Hicks as they get down and dirty with Jeff Allen, the MD Panavision Europe, in their UK HQ in London.

 

Panavision is a Motion Picture Equipment Company specialising in Cameras, Lenses, Lighting (Panalux), Grip, Remote Systems, and Filters (Lee Filters).

 

In this episode we dive into a world of TV and Film, but also how the industry has progressed and where its heading to, and how thats good news for creatives and film makers wanting to get into this industry with the increase in demand for skill teams.

 

We also talk Cameras and lenses, and how they play an important role in the look and feel of a production, and how lenses and sensor formats should be chosen to give you 'that look'. A good lesson for photographers here, to get over that biggest is best syndrome.

 

We talk about customising lenses, a service that Panavision offers,  to get that desired ‘look and feel’ to a motion picture, and how Panavision go about it by shifting the glass elements inside the lens, a kind of ‘tailored fitting service’ if you want to look at it like that.

 

Nice to hear that most DP’s choose their lenses, to get that desired look & feel’ first, over their choice of camera… We talk Hollywood, GOT Game of Thrones, Period Dramas, Netflix and more…

This is a 2 part episode again - so stay tuned for Part 2 in Episode 011 coming straight after this one.

 

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Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/pvision

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20
May 2019

Episode 008_Part 1_ John Engstrom_DP_Cinematographer_A Life in Film.

In this episode of Podlamania Wayne Johns & Jake Hicks Talk to New York based DP & Cinematographer John Engstrom. Before the world of film he was lighting designer for great photographers like Patrick Demarchelier, David Lachapelle and Peter beard.

He takes through some very interesting and funny funny stories from both the photographic and film world, we get into Cameras and lenses and and how people should be thinking about their kit, and also dives into his early career as a lighting designer for some of the worlds best Photographers.

If thats not being busy enough he also owns Scheimpflug, a Photography & Video Kit rental house, also based in Hells Kitchen in New York City.

This is a 2 part episode - so enjoy part 1 and definitively carry on listening for part 2 which follows.

https://www.johnengstrom.com/

https://www.instagram.com/johnengstrom_dp/

https://www.facebook.com/jaengstrom

https://vimeo.com/johnengstrom

https://www.scheimpflug.com/?fbclid=IwAR2fCWqvaVbi5lhpbcm67UwNSQEqan02qTU4tkksLYXDfg3lWFpuEGvSvlg

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17
Apr 2019

Episode 007_Iulia David_ A female Beauty Photographer in todays modern world.

In this episode of Podlamania your hosts Wayne Johns & Jake Hicks talk to the very talented Beauty Photographer Iulia David about her work, her set ups having more than one studio and what its like to be a female photographer in todays modern world.

Although Iluia has only been in the industry a short few years, her amazing work, determination and commitment has seen her escalate very quickly in the commercial world of photography.

She shares with us some of her techniques, her favourite kit, the low down on running 2 studios and how life has been being a female photographer in what has predominantly been a male dominated industry.

She also runs her own Beauty Photography & Retouching workshops.

A very interesting insight into the world of this very talented and creative photographer.  

https://www.iuliadavid.co.uk/

https://www.instagram.com/iulia_david_photography/

https://www.facebook.com/giulia.david.7

 

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14
Mar 2019

Episode 006_Bradley Michael Photographer - I see the world of Colour in Black & White

In this episode of Podlamania your hosts Wayne Johns & Jake Hicks Talk to Indiana based Wedding & Portrait Photographer Bradley Michael who tries to explain to us how he shoots and edits his world of colour in Black & White due to being almost completely colour blind.

We try and get our heads around how Brad, translates how he sees colour before he presses that shutter button but then even more confusing for us is how he then applies that in his retouching stages, and gets his colours looking so nice..

As people that have always seen colour its really hard to get your head around not seeing it to understand where brads coming from. Its certainly given him some challenges and he finds ways around them.

It left us scratching our heads a little but we left holding the upmost respect for Brad to be able shoot and use colour in the beautiful the way that he does, what a man with an amazing set of skills and talent.

 
Keep an ear out for Episode 007 - Where we speak to Female Beauty, Commercial, Editorial Photographer iulia David

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