This event takes place on: May 10 at in The Campus

wftv_logoWFTV are very excited to be holding our first ‘Women in Tech’ event up North with our friends at Pro Motion at The Sharp Project.

NAB is the largest film, broadcast equipment conference in the world, covering all types of equipment, streaming, and satellite technology – if it’s in the film or digital world it will be there. For those of you that can’t make fly off to NAB in Vegas, we are lucky to have Pro Motion give you a brief presentation on all of the new kit, the latest trends, and what kit we will see being used in the next six months – fresh from the NAB showroom floor.

Not only that but Pro Motion will be providing you the opportunity to get your hands on the latest lenses, discuss options, and look at what solution works best for what shot and compatibility.

Lenses are an integral part of any shoot, giving directors and DoP’s creative control whilst also offering practical solutions. Anamorphic, Vintage, Telephoto, Primes, Fisheye, B4 Mount, PL Mount there are endless options. There will be a variety of cameras and lenses for you to play with on the night, including:

· Zeiss Superspeed MKii Vintage Lenses
· Angenieux Anamorphic Lens
· CP.2 Lenses EF or PL
· Cookes S4is
· HJ22
· EF Lenses
· Zeiss Loxias

Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity to get your hands on kit and learn more to help you with your productions.

Wine and nibbles will be served from 18:30 with a prompt 19:00 start.

Please click here to register.

This event is for WFTV members only. If you are interested in joining WFTV and would like to attend this event please click here or email admin@wftv.org.uk Directions to The Sharp Project can be found here.

ProMotion-gallery6-01Pro Motion are a leading Broadcast solutions company that specialise in equipment hire, crewing and training. For more information please visit us 

Alain Lolliot – In 2006, after qualifying and working as a sound engineer in South Africa for a few years, Alain decided to expand his horizons and moved to the UK.  He joined Pro Motion Hire only a year after its founding and has been instrumental in the company’s growth and development.

Alain now holds the title of Technical Director at Pro Motion and has recently moved to Manchester to open up a new branch of Pro Motion. Alain is widely respected in the industry for his in-depth equipment knowledge and his skilled technical ability.

Website: www.promotionhire.co.uk
Twitter: @promotionhire
Facebook: facebook.com/promotionhire

Jessica Lolliot – Jess started out in production where she swiftly discovered her interest lay with equipment and tech. She spent four years working within a production company looking after their in-house kit and assisting on set, before going freelance. Her love of organisation and hands-on time with the latest gadgets lead her back to facilities where she has worked the last six years, building a wide range of knowledge on the latest digital, cinema and broadcast equipment.

With a passion for large format digital cinematography focussing on lenses and colour, she is now Facilities Director at Pro Motion Manchester. This passion translates to sharing all of her knowledge and love of equipment with everyone through training and events.

The Sharp Project
Thorp Road
M40 5BJ
United Kingdom