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Boris Mojsovski csc

This podcast features Director of Photography Boris Mojsovski csc in conversation with Jeremy Benning csc.
Boris discusses his work on the DC Comics series Titans, as well as 12 Monkeys, the concept of working with a co-DP on an episodic TV series and his general approach to prep and on-set lighting.

Guest hosted on our Instagram 16-30 Oct 2017.

Podcast production services were provided courtesy of Treehaus Sound.

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Workshops: Behind The Scenes

Candid moments at the CSC’s various workshops.

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Archival Photo Collection

A selection of images tracing back to the CSC’s origins in 1957, and beyond.

CSC Audio Files Podcasts

Ron Stannett csc

This podcast features Director of Photography Ron Stannett csc in conversation with Carolyn Wong of the CSC.

Ron reminiscences about his journey from in front of the camera, to behind it downunder in his native Australia, to his long and outstanding career in Canada. His adventures with intense documentary shooting, giving ‘good negative’, how digital is fun and wanting getting ‘edgy’ with his lighting at the age of 74.

Thank you Finalé Post-Production and Andrew Jha in Vancouver for the recording space.

Podcast post production services were provided courtesy of Michael Jari Davidson (Associate member) and Devin O’Haire.

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CSC Live: Jeremy Benning csc

Jeremy discusses current happenings with the CSC (as a Board member) and then discusses remote colour grading.

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Lighting With Colour: Evans Brown & Jeremy Benning csc

CSC Seminar on Lighting with Colour, held in Toronto at William F. Whites, Sept 14th, 2019.

Modern Lighting meets creative consciousness within the rapid pace of modern day filmmaking. Evans and Jeremy lead this deep dive into the practicalities of the colour of light, how to achieve a look for a show through a Complimentary Color Lighting approach and how this translate on screen. This seminar will cover how Evans and Jeremy approached the series “Condor” and the practical experience from mixing lighting sources, in-camera colour filtration, shifting the spectral curve of the camera sensor, and folding this all into the LUT and On Set Grade.

Also an introduction and explanation of the Quasar Science Rainbow product line and the RGBX color control technology.

The discussion explores:

How the Rainbow products can help benefit a user in not only grading on set but also how the color mixing of light effects your live grade potential.

How colour curves are affected in camera and with lighting.

What is Silver Light?

Controlling sodium vapour with new technologies.

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“Jurassic Park” Screening Q+A with DOP Dean Cundey, csc asc

This is the entire Q&A following the 35-mm print screening of Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” on 13 Apr 2019 at TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto . Its cinematographer Dean Cundey asc csc flew in from LA to be our special guest. It was moderated by Arthur Cooper csc. Also thanks to Marcus Valentin and Alex D’Avolio at Sim Post for assembling this edit, and Andrew M. Richardson for coordinating the video capture of the event.

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“The Abyss” Screening Q+A with DOP Mikael Salomon, asc

This is the entire Q&A following the 70-mm print screening of James Cameron’s “The Abyss” on 19 Jan 2019 at TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto . Its cinematographer Mikael Salomon asc flew in from LA to be our special guest. It was moderated by Arthur Cooper csc. Thanks to Manny Danelon, Michelle Taddei and Susan Saranchuk for coordinating the event. Also thanks to Marcus Valentin and Alex D’Avolio at Sim Post for assembling this edit, and Andrew M. Richardson for coordinating the video capture of the event.

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Todd M. Duym csc

This podcast features Director of Photography Todd M. Duym csc in conversation with Carolyn Wong of the CSC.

Todd talks about his “no film school” background and the REM video – his breakout job – shot while living the dual life in his early days as an AC by day, rock ‘n roll stills photographer/DP on music videos by night. How he always creatively pushes his boundaries on each job and how his vast stills experience/experimentation informs his motion picture work. Hear about his “case of solutions” he doesn’t go to set without and his advice to young DP’s.

Guest hosted on the CSC instagram 1-15 March 2019.

Podcast post production services were provided courtesy of Michael Jari Davidson (Associate member) and Devin O’Haire.

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Norm Li csc

This podcast features Director of Photography, Norm Li csc in conversation with Carolyn Wong of the CSC.

Norm talks about what it was like shooting the last Fuji stock ever on his break out film, Beyond the Black Rainbow. Hear of his ‘T’ bounce technique on Never Steady, Never Still (secrets revealed!). Since he gives his `all’ to the projects he works on, it is important that they resonate with him on a personal level and be emotionally satisfying and that the evolution of who he is, can be reflected in the projects he chooses. Hear the value of what he never, never, never goes to set without, and the need for everyone to practice equal opportunity in the industry. His recent project, The Body Remembers When The World Broke Open, shot in 16mm and ‘real time’, has its North American Premiere at TIFF 2019.

Guest hosted on the CSC instagram July 2016.

Podcast post production services were provided courtesy of Michael Jari Davidson (Associate member) and Devin O’Haire.

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