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Jurassic World – Rafael Sanchez

November 21st, 2014

I caught up with Rafael Sanchez in New Orleans, where he is working on Jurassic World with cinematographer John Schwartzman, ASC. That credit will be added to the list of more than 40 feature films on which Raffi has served as gaffer, including more than 20 films with Phedon Papamichael, ASC. A few of the other credits: four Pirates of the Caribbean films→ Read more

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SUMOLIGHT: A light that can take the heat

September 17th, 2014

The heat of a Baghdad summer, peaking at 47°C, is tough on a passively cooled LED light, but the new Sumo100 kept on shining for the CBS Evening News crew, which was fortunate. “As the Iraqi security forces had seized most of our kit the week earlier I was heavily reliant on what remained, and could not afford anything to fail,” explained lighting cameraman Scott Munro.→ Read more