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Resources and Links

Included here are links to websites that may be of interest to
camera assistant's, camera operators and cinematographers. 

This page will be updated regularly but if you encounter a problem with any of
the links or would like me to add a link please contact me at

cam@davidelkins.com 
 

Click on one of the following links to go directly to that section of the page.

Camera Equipment Sales and Rentals Camera Manufacturers Camera Support Equipment
Education & Training Expendables & Supplies Film Raw Stock
Filters Grip and Lighting Equipment Job Listings/Resume Posting
Light Meters Miscellaneous Motion Picture Laboratories
Professional Organizations Publications  

 


 
Camera Manufacturers
AATON

 


 
Camera Equipment and Accessories
Sales & Rental

16 x 9 Inc.

Abel Cine Tech

Air Sea Land

AJA Video Systems

Alan Gordon Enterprises

Alternative Rentals

Amphibico

Angenieux

Anton Bauer Batteries

Arri CSC

Band Pro Film/Video

Birns & Sawyer

Bolex
 

Cam Block

Camadeus
 

The Camera House

Camtec
 

Canon HD Lenses

Cavision 

Century Precision Optics

Chambless Cine Equipment

CineRaid

Cinematography Electronics

Cinema Power Int.

Cinema Vision

Cine Photo Tech

Cinequipt

Cine Rent West

Cinevate

Cine Video Tech

Clairmont Camera

Cooke Optics
 

Dalsa

Denecke

Denz-Deniz

Digi Primes

Doggicam Systems

Film Video Equipment Services

Fletcher Camera

The Flying Eye Project

Fujinon Lenses

Geo Film Group

Go Pro

Hand Held Films, Inc.

HB Group

HD Camera Rentals

Heden Engineering
 

Helinet Cinema Solutions
 

Hollywood Camera

Hurlbut Visuals

Hydroflex Underwater Housings

Ikan Monitors

Innovision Optics

Isaia

JBK Cine Equipment

JVC

Keslow Camera Rental

Kish Optics

Koerner Camera

Lens Pro To Go

Let Us Direct

Liberty Pak

Liman Video Rental

Manhattan Monitors
 

Marshall Monitors

M P & E

Nebtek

Nettmann Camera Systems

Oppenheimer Camera

Otto Nemenz International

Panavision, Inc.

Panavision UK

Panavision Austrailia

Photo-Sonics

Preston Cinema Systems

Pro 8mm

Production Consultants & Equipment

Production Gear

PS Technik

Red Digital Camera

Redman Movies

Rule Boston Camera

Samy's Camera

Sim Video

Slow Motion Inc.

Small HD Monitors

Stratton Camera

Sun Predictor

Tobin Cinema Systems

Transvideo International

T-Stop Inc.

TV Logic Monitors

Tyler Helicopter Camera Mounts

Varizoom

Video Evolution

Visual Products, Inc.

Vocas

Whitehouse Audio Visual

Willytec

Wooden Camera

Zacuto

Zeiss Optics
 

 


 
Camera Support Equipment

8 Ball Camera Support

All Access Remote Systems

BarberTech

Basson Steady

Cablecam International

Camera Control

Carbon XL

Cartoni Heads

Chapman Dollies & Cranes

Cine Kinetic

Cinema Gadgets

Cine Moves

Cine Rover

Dana Dolly

Fisher Dollies

George Paddock, Inc.
 

Glidecam - Camera Stabilizer

Grip Trix

Jimmy Jib

Makohead

Manfrotto Distribution

Mat Film

Microdolly

Millennium Crane
Systems

Miller Camera Support

Motion Picture Marine

Movietech

O'Connor Professional Camera Support Systems

Panther Dollies

Redrock Micro

Ronford-Baker

Sachtler Heads & Tripods

Service Vision

Shotmaker

The Slider

Spacecam 

Steadicam

Techno Dolly

Ultimate Arm

Tango Head

Ultralight Control Systems

VF Gadgets

Vinten Heads

Zip Cam  

 


 
Expendables, Cases & Supplies

4 Less Depot

Anvil Cases

Arri Merchandise Shop

Barbizon

B & H Photo Video

Camera Essentials

Case Man

Cine Bags

Cine Widgets

Express Video Supply

Fibre Case Corp.

Filmtools

Find Tape

Lens Light

Lindcraft Grip & Supply

Modular 51 Solutions

Nalpak

Panastore

Porta Brace Cases

The Rag Place

Rescue Tape

Studio Depot Expendables
thetapeworks
Tough Gaff

Willys Widgets
     

 


 
Filters

Filter Gallery

Formatt Filters

Great American Market

Lee Filters

Pancro Filters

Rosco Filters

Schneider Optics

Tiffen Filters

 


 
Raw Stock

Fuji Film

Eastman Kodak
Motion Picture Imaging

Film Emporium

 


 
Film Labs

Cinelab

Cineworks

Colorlab

Deluxe

DuArt Film Lab

FotoKem Film & Video

Technicolor

WRS Motion Picture & Video Lab


 



 
Light Meters


Gossen


Sekonic Exposure Meters


Spectra Exposure Meters


 


 
Grip & Lighting Equipment

4-Wall Lighting

Aadyn Tech

AC Power Distribution
 

Acme Lighting
 

Airstar Space Lighting

Alzo Video

American Grip Equipment

Backstage Equipment

Barger Baglite

Barn Door Lighting Outfitters

Bender

Bron Kobold

Bulbtronics

Cardellini Clamps

Chimera Lighting

Cinelease

Cinemills Lighting

Concept Lighting & Grip

Dedolight

Egripment

Entertainment Lighting Services

Filmair International

Film Gear

Finnlight

Fisher Light

Gekko Technologies

Guard Dog Cable Protectors

Hollywood Rentals

Illumination Dynamics

Jem Lighting

k5600

Kino Flo

Kupo Grip

Lights! Action! Company

Lite Panels

Lite Power

Lowel Lights

LTM Lighting Equipment

Matthews Studio Equipment

Mole Richardson

Monster Lighting

Musco Lighting

Norms Studio

Pacific Grip & Lighting

Panalux

Paskal Grip & Lighting

Photoflex

Seachanger

Strand Lighting

Studio Carts

Sunbounce

Yellow Jacket Cable Protectors


 


 
Professional Organizations

American Society of Cinematographers

International Cinematographers Guild

Society of
Camera Operators

Australian
Cinematographers
Society

British Society of
Cinematographers

Canadian Society of Cinematographers

European Federation of Cinematographers

Friends
of the ASC

Hungarian Society of Cinematographers

I.A.T.S.E.

IATSE Local 52
Motion Picture Studio Mechanics

IATSE Local 80
Motion Picture
Studio Grips

IATSE Local 728
Motion Picture
Studio Electricians

Japanese Society of Cinematographers

National Association of Broadcasters

Society of Motion Picture
& Television Engineers

Steadicam Operators
Association

Women in Film
 
   

 


 
Job Listing & Resume Posting

Crew Market

Crew Net

Filmstaff.com

New England Film Directory

Production Hub

Shoots.com

Variety Job Search 
 

 


 
Miscellaneous Resources & Links

The Black and Blue

Cine Gear Expo
 

Cinematography.com

Cinematography Mailing List

Digital Cinema Society

Digital Video Expo

Filmmaker.com

Focal Press

Hollywood Vaults

Internet Movie Database

Internet Movie Database Pro

International Documentary Assoc.

Movie Partners

Production Equipment Rental Association

Production Hub

Show Biz Expo

Student Filmmakers
 
     

 


 
Publications

American Cinematographer

British Cinematographer

Creative Industry Handbook

Digital Cinematography

Film & Digital Times

Film & Video Magazine

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Creative Directory

ICG Magazine

In Sync Magazine

Indie Slate Magazine

LA 411 Directory

NY 411 Directory

Production Update

Reel West

Daily Variety

Videography
     

 


 
Education and Training

American Film Institute

Brooks Institute of Photography

Columbia College-Hollywood

Film Production Schools
 

Five Towns College

Full Sail

Los Angeles Film School

London Film School

Maine Media Workshops

New York Film Academy

Sydney Film School

UNC School of the Arts
School of Filmmaking

Vancouver Film School
     

 


 
Forms, Checklists
& Labels
Camera Threading
Diagrams
Tables and
Formulas
Cinematography Resources
 & Links
Camera Manuals Apps


 

Title Bar used with permission of Focal Press

 
2013 David E. Elkins
 
Updated 03/01/2013