Throughout the year, we offer a wide range of events to help film makers get their hands on the latest technology, learn a new skill and get ahead of the competition. Our events include new product launches, training workshops, Masterclasses from top DoP’s and interactive webinars.

All of these events have a practical bias, emphasising hands on learning from experts within the industry. Whether you are a complete novice or seasoned professional, we have events to suit all levels of skill and experience.

 

Wednesday 5th July 2017
This event will enable you to get up close and personal with the new Canon EOS C200 camera. Try out this great 4K camera for yourself and understand the benefits by talking directly to the product experts from Canon.

Lightweight with a small form factor and the ability to record RAW internally while at the same time creating a proxy for editing; the C200 is a great entry-level RAW 4K cinema camera.

Seeing is believing

With newly developed Canon Dual DIGIC DV6 processors, it records internally 4K, UHD 50p MP4, 4K DCI Raw and continuous 120 fps High Frame Rate in Full HD without crop.
Ideal for single-user operation and drone or gimbal mounting, this camera looks hard to beat however, you can only judge if it’s right for you by trying it out for yourself.

Held in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere you can chat with other attendees to understand if this camera fits your requirements and what they think about the competition. This event will equip you with the practical knowledge and hands-on experience to know whether investing in this camera is worth it, which accessories are best and which to avoid.

The day starts with a short presentation delivered by the camera specialist from Canon, followed by a Q&A session with plenty of time for you to get your hands on the kit. Equipment being demonstrated includes the Canon C200, C300MKII, Sony FS5 and Sony FS7 plus a range of Sennheiser audio products.
Thursday 13th July 2017
This is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with the latest generation of prime and Anamorphic/i SF lenses from Cooke.

With superb optical and mechanical performance, plus the legendary Cooke Look® these lenses have to be seen to be believed.

The lenses being demonstrated include the S7/i which offers full frame coverage and i Technology while the Panchro/i Classic is true to the original look of the legendary Speed Panchro, with the advantage of modern glass mounted for today’s cameras.

Seeing is believing

Come along and try out these lenses for yourself and discover why Cooke lenses are the first choice for many award winning cinematographers. Learn how Cooke's /i Technology streamlines production and post, saving, time and money while eliminating guesswork giving greater creative freedom.

Held in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere you can chat with other attendees to understand if these lenses fit your requirements and what they think about the competition. This event will equip you with the practical knowledge and hands-on experience to know whether investing in these lenses is worth it, which accessories are best and which to avoid.

The day has one session with plenty of time for you to get your hands on the kit. Equipment being demonstrated includes the new S7/i and Panchro/i Classic lenses from Cooke and ARRI Mini camera.

What attendees say...
"Many thanks for sending the link to catch up later - really useful Webinar."
- Kelvin Richard - DOP
"The rightful thanks entirely belong to Visual Impact for this superb opportunity to learn from the genius Aistair Chapman"
- Dhruv Gadhvi - Cameraman
"Absolutely brilliant - one of the best webinars I have attended! Thanks also to Rob"
- Twitter user
"Just wanted to thank you for a very interesting afternoon yesterday. Great tech knowledge from your guys and lots of hands on. A very worthwhile session."
- Brian Marden Jones
"Thanks for organising the event at Teddington. It was enjoyable and interesting and helpful. A big thank you to all your staff who participated."
- Chris Morphet - Cameraman
"Thank you for yesterday's RAW/ Da Vinci Resolve webinar. It was excellent - well-presented and very useful for me."
- Michael Cotes
"Thanks again for a great day; it was very helpful & informative."
- Paul Myles - Manager Multi Media Journalism Training BBC Academy
"Just a quick note to say thanks for the Sony PMW-200 Masterclass.... It was not only great to learn more about the PMW200, but also to meet the other attendees."
- Steve Vousden - News Craft Coordinator, BBC Wales
"Hi guys, watched the webinar. Just fantastic and so inspirational. Thank you all!"
- Moxey Imaging
"I really enjoyed the day found it so useful. All the staff we so friendly and informative."
- Tony Jones - Director- Lighting Cameraman/DoP/Editor/PD