Vinten
A Vitec Group brand
Vitec Group Websites

 

INDUSTRY EXPERTS SHARE THEIR KNOWLEDGE AT THE VITEC GROUP’S NAB2012 LIVE EVENT AREA

13/03/2012

The independent experts, ranging from directors of photography, to directors and filmmakers, will share their knowledge and expertise on the latest products, technology and techniques. They will be joined in the Live Event Area by representatives from key Vitec Group brands to hold a range of informative sessions for NAB2012 visitors.

The Live Event Area will feature six, daily one-hour sessions covering hot topics and tips on everything from emerging technologies to discussions on innovative lighting techniques. Brand advocates for Anton Bauer, Autoscript, Bexel, Litepanels, Manfrotto, Microwave Service Company, Nucomm, OConnor, RF Central, Sachtler, Vinten and Vinten Radamec will lead the sessions and be on hand to share their extensive knowledge.

Each day a headline speaker will lead a “Meet the Experts” session to pass on their personal experiences of the industry using flagship products from Vitec Group brands. There will also be a panel of experts leading a more general session discussing the latest hot topics on Tuesday 17 April at 16h00 – 17h00.

Speakers confirmed so far include director and Pulitzer Prize winning photographer, Vincent Laforet, who will discuss “Emerging Technology and Digital Storytelling” on Monday 16 April, 12h30 – 13h30. Vincent is known for his forward thinking approach to image-making. He is considered a pioneer both for his innovative tilt-shift and aerial photography, and in the field of HD-capable DSLR cameras.

Another “Meet the Experts” slot will be hosted by the BAFTA shortlisted film maker, Philip Bloom, who will address the audience on Tuesday 17 April, 12h30 – 13h30 about choosing the right gear for professional film making. Philip is one of the new breed of cinematographers and has been credited with helping to popularise the DSLR video revolution.

Other key speakers at the event include Pulitzer Prize winner and former newspaper photographer of the Year, Bill Frakes, who will introduce the new SYMPLA product range of supports developed in conjunction with Manfrotto, Sundance Film Festival winners, the Bui Brothers, and American filmmaker, Freddie Wong, who will ‘shed some light’ on his innovative and new wave feature films. 
The Live Event Area is part of The Vitec Group booth on stand C6929, in the Central Hall. The stand also features several of The Vitec Group brands demonstrating a range of best-in-class, industry leading technology in video camera equipment.

Joop Janssen, CEO of Vitec Videocom says: “We had a fantastic response from the first Live Event Area at last year’s NAB. We remain dedicated to providing continued innovations to our customers. The Live Event Area provides us with the ideal opportunity to share knowledge by bringing together our market leading brands with renowned industry figures to discuss the latest trends.”

For up to the minute information about confirmed speakers and to register for the Live Event Area sessions, please visit www.vitecliveevent.com

Return to News and Events

The cookie setting on this website is set to ‘allow cookies’ to give you the very best experience.

If you continue without changing this setting, you consent to this - but if you want, you can change your setting at any time using the ‘change cookie setting’ link at the bottom of this page.

COOKIE SETTING







OUR COOKIES

Cookie NamePurpose
eu_ask This is used to store the cookie setting you set in the form above.
If you choose 'Do Not Allow Cookies' we will need to store this information as a cookie with the value N.
If you choose 'Allow Cookies' or do not make a choice, we will store this information as a cookie with the value Y.

The value is kept for one year.
SESS[followed by a series of letters and numbers] This indentifies the current ‘session’ (linking the pages viewed in one 'visit' to the site).

This is used to access pages, validate forms, My Vinten and some Downloads, and for administering the site.
The site needs this cookie to work at all.

The value is kept until you close your browser.
has_js Set if javascript can run in your browser. Some pages may look or behave differently depending on whether
your browser allows javascript to run.

The value is kept until you close your browser.
dhtml_menu Used to remember which Product category you have selected in the Products menu.

The value is kept until you close your browser.

3RD PARTY COOKIES

Cookie NamePurpose
Google Analytics This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc.
Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate your use of the website and compile reports for us on activity on the website.
Google stores the information collected by the cookie on servers in the United States.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law,
or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

How to reject or delete this cookie

http://www.google.com/intl/en/privacypolicy.html