Yvan Lucas is a veteran DI colorist with a unique international story. His career spans over 30 years and has involved working in 10 different labs, and included creative collaborations with a long list of iconic cinematographers such as Robert Richardson, Darius Khondji and Rodrigo Prieto. Lucas credits the work he did with Khondji and…

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Director of Sales and Marketing at VideoSys Broadcast, Andrew Pons, talks to Behind the Lens about the Epsilon which was launched at the IBC Show in Amsterdam. Epsilon includes a fully integrated 4K decoder and receiver and is an ideal solution for simplifying HD and 4K live sports and music events. Hi Andrew, thanks for…

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Full mechanical re-housing of LOMO anamorphic square front lenses as supplied by Van Diemen Films Ltd, with taking lenses from Cooke or the original Lomo prime optic. Baush & Lomb taking lenses are currently in the design phase of the manufacturing process. Why are LOMO anamorphic total conversions a challenge to manufacture?The challenge for square…

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Behind the Lens speaks to Peli Products about its Peli Air Case range which has recently been expanded with the launch of three new deeper cases. The cases offer users more versatility, portability and durability, in special for OEM needs and industrial use. Peli Products is the UK distributor of many of the leading brands…

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Colourist Nick Dalby talks about the different paths in his career and why he wanted to learn about colour grading. He has been working at UNIT in London for the last four years which is run by by Adam and Amanda Luckwell. What is your background? I grew up in Harrow and spent pretty much…

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Behind the Lens speaks to LEE Filters about its new LEE100 camera filter system which the company launched in 2019. The firm also introduced the LEE100 Tandem Adaptor and the LEE100 Hood. Why use one filter when you can use more?LEE Filters’ is a dedicated partner in the industry and delivers the highest quality products…

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Behind the Lens speaks to Yvonne Monterroso, Director Product Management, Dejero, about how the company’s CuePoint return feed server helps broadcast production teams create live content. Starting off, can you tell me more about Dejero?Dejero was founded in June 2008, with a focus on the development and refinement of innovative network blending technology and a…

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Behind The Lens talks to CEO of Cooke Optics Les Zellan about the opening of their new Chinese office in Shanghai to support customers in the Asia and Oceania market. Cooke Optics’ made its debut at this year’s Broadcast India in Mumbai. How did you find the show and what did the company have on…

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Behind the Lens speaks to Elisabetta Cartoni who is the company’s President and Chief Executive Office. The firm launched its Sports 200 in 2019 which has been described as a “game changer” compared to other products on the market. Hi and thanks for agreeing to speak exclusively to Behind the Lens. The last time I…

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Julien von Schultzendorff is a colourist at nhb Studios in Germany, which has Baselight grading facilities in Hamburg, Berlin, Düsseldorf and Munich. Julien has now been with nhb for five years and is well established in the colour grading scene in Germany. At present most of his work is in high-end commercials, for clients like…

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