(Leicester, UK--May 30, 2018) Cooke Optics
will bring its S7/i purpose-built full frame
lens range to Cine Gear 2018, along with Anamorphic/i, Anamorphic/i SF (“Special Flair”), Panchro/i Classics and its other acclaimed lens families.
“It’s always a pleasure to come to Cine Gear to present our latest lens technology to such a knowledgeable crowd,” said Les Zellan, Chairman and Owner, Cooke Optics. “With the emergence of full frame cameras, the continuing popularity of the anamorphic format and the desire for vintage looks, we will have lots to talk about.”
The S7/i Full Frame Plus lens range is designed from the ground up to cover the emergent full frame cinema camera sensors up to the full sensor area (46.31mm image circle) of the RED Weapon 8K. It is also an ideal partner for the acclaimed Sony VENICE full frame digital motion picture camera system and the new ARRI ALEXA LF large format camera system.
Cooke lenses have recently been used on award-winning feature films including Darkest Hour
and Call Me By Your Name
, and acclaimed television shows such as Altered Carbon, The Expanse
and The Crown
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About Cooke Optics, LTD
Cooke is a storied name in both cinematographic and ultra-high-end professional photography markets. Known worldwide for their precision, exacting tolerances and superior quality, Cooke lenses are specified by many of the world’s most respected cinematographers. Cooke is also the developer behind /i Technology, the protocol enabling vital lens and camera information to be captured and passed digitally to post-production teams. Cooke was honored with a 2013 Academy Award®of Merit (an Oscar®statuette) for its continuing innovation in the design, development and manufacture of motion picture camera lenses. Features in production or recently shot with Cooke lenses include Venom, Call Me By Your Name, A Star Is Born, Motherless Brooklyn, Darkest Hour, Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House, Stan and Ollie.
Television shows in production or recently shot with Cooke lenses include Altered Carbon, The Expanse, Gameface, Electric Dreams, Kevin (Probably) Saves the World, The Crossing, The Crown, Westworld, Poldark, Game of Thrones, Midsomer Murders, Orange is the New Black