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DP Theo Van de Sande, ASC shoots Bad Santa 2 with Panasonic VariCam 4K cinema cameras

Billy Bob Thornton stars as Willie in Mark Water's Bad Santa 2 (photo by Jan  Thijs)

The long-awaited sequel to the 2003 holiday cult classic, Bad Santa (directed by Terry Zwigoff), Bad Santa 2 is directed by Mark Waters (Vampire Academy, Mean Girls) and once again pairs Willie (Billy Bob Thornton) and his little helper Marcus (Tony Cox), who reunite to rob a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve. Academy Award winner Kathy Bates joins the […]

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Cinematographer Colin Noel shoots the music video for Bronze Radio Return’s “Only Temporary” with the VariCam LT


According to DP Colin Noel, there are certain locations that a cinematographer dreams to shoot in. When the music video concept of Hartford, CT-based Bronze Radio Return’s Only Temporary was presented to him, it was an opportunity he couldn’t pass up. “A nighttime amusement park with a Ferris wheel was on my list of places […]

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The Dope Show – DP Charles Papert shoots MTV’s Mary + Jane with the VariCam 35

Paige (Jessica Rothe) and Jordan (Scout Durwood) run an all-female weed delivery service in LA (photo courtesy of MTV Networks)

In MTV’s new scripted series, Mary + Jane, best friends Paige and Jordan (Jessica Rothe and Scout Durwood) navigate the trials and tribulations of being in their 20s, running an all-female weed delivery service in Los Angeles — all while trying to find romance in Los Angeles. To shoot the ½ hour comedy series, the producers at […]

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