Navigation Links
The ‘Cooke Look’: SPIE Congratulates Optics Firm on Oscar for Well-loved Lens Technology
Date:1/10/2013

table planets" onclick="linkClick(this.href)">Kepler search for habitable planets, solar collectors for sustainable energy, or microscopes and endoscopes for medical diagnostics, optical design is a crucial contributor,” he said.

“The Cooke name has been associated with cinematography since the very earliest days of the cinema,” said Jonathan Maxwell, a lens design consultant who has worked with Cooke and other lens designers and has taught professional development courses for SPIE and other societies.

Headquartered in Leicester, UK,Cooke began working with George Eastman (later Kodak) in the 1890s, and worked with Bell & Howell on the first newsreel zoom lens in 1931, Technicolor on custom color-separation lenses from the early 1930s to the 1960s, and The Rank Organisation on zoom lenses for television and later film from the 1950s to the 1990s, Maxwell said.

“The revered ‘Cooke Look’ is characterized by a sympathetic color depth in the images, combined with an adjusted coincidence between the sharpest image and the optimum chromatic focus,” he explained. “Camera teams really do like the look and the way the lenses handle and focus ergonomically, with linear irises and focusing scales. They praise the way the lenses perform under difficult lighting conditions and in rugged meteorological and geographical circumstances.”

Read more about the Cooke Look and design challenges ahead for cinematographic optics in the SPIE Newsroom.

About SPIE

SPIE is the international society for optics and photonics, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1955 to advance light-based technologies. The Society serves nearly 225,000 constituents from approximately 150 countries, offering conferences, continuing education, books, journals, and a digital library in support of interdisciplinary info
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. DuPont Congratulates David Hula for Highest Overall Yield with Pioneer® hybrid – P2088YHR in 2012 NCGA Corn Yield Contest
2. INCOM Inc. Announces Acquisition of Paradigm Optics
3. SPIE Announces 2012 Optics and Photonics Scholarship Recipients
4. Needle beam could eliminate signal loss in on-chip optics
5. Portable Spectrometer From Ocean Optics Ideal for Field Applications
6. SPIE Photonics West to Bring Largest Optics and Photonics Event to San Francisco in February
7. CSIRO Team’s Optics Expertise Honored with SPIE Technology Award at Australia Congress
8. Fitting smart mobile phone with magnifying optics creates real cell phone
9. Fujimoto Honored with Britton Chance Biomedical Optics Award
10. Bayer HealthCares Cotavance® Drug Eluting Balloon With Paccocath® Technology Reduced Five-Year Target Lesion Revascularization Rates by 59 Percent in PAD Patients Compared to Those Treated With Uncoated Balloon
11. Positive Clinical Study Results for BSPs HyperQ Technology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/29/2014)... SAN DIEGO, Aug. 29, 2014  Pfenex Inc. ... in the development of high-value and difficult to ... business update and reported financial results for the ... "With the successful completion of our initial public ... advance our biosimilar product candidates, derived from our ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... electrons, but one of the most promising technologies for ... on light (photons) instead of electrons. First, it is ... single photons and control their direction. Researchers around the ... this control, but now scientists at the Niels Bohr ... photons emitted one at a time and in a ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 The global companion ... in 2019. It is expected to grow at ... and was valued at $1.8 billion in 2013, ... Market Research. , For more information regarding analysis ... , The research report, titled “Companion Diagnostics Market ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to a ... Market” the global orthobiologics market was valued at USD 3,754.6 ... worth USD 5,519.9million in 2019at a CAGR of 5.9% from ... 50 years and above is afflicted by bone and joint ... the year 2020. This has and will continue to increase ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 2Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 3Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 4Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 5Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 6Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 7Pfenex Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results and Provides Business Update 8Breakthrough in light sources for new quantum technology 2Companion Diagnostics Market to Hit $5.6 Billion in 2019: Transparency Market Research 2Companion Diagnostics Market to Hit $5.6 Billion in 2019: Transparency Market Research 3Global Orthobiologics Market to Reach $5,519.9 Million by 2019: Transparency Market Research 2Global Orthobiologics Market to Reach $5,519.9 Million by 2019: Transparency Market Research 3
... EVENT ... DATE, Publication of the Annual Report for 2007 ... Wednesday, April 23, 2008, Publication ... 2008, Publication of the Interim Report for the Wednesday, August 27, 2008 ...
... as the "holy grail" of nanoscience, researchers at the ... the first time used DNA to guide the creation ... dimensions measured in billionths of a meter). The ability ... functional materials that take advantage of the unique properties ...
... Search ... Underway, ... GNLB ) announced today that James A. D. Smith,has resigned as ... 2008. Irene A. Chow, Ph.D., Executive,Chairman of Genelabs, Board of Directors, ...
Cached Biology Technology:Genmab's Financial Calendar for 2008 2DNA technique yields 3-D crystalline organization of nanoparticles 2DNA technique yields 3-D crystalline organization of nanoparticles 3Genelabs Technologies, Inc. Announces Resignation of President and CEO 2
(Date:8/28/2014)... A unique method for delivering compounds that ... HIV and AIDS may be possible, thanks ... Agricultural Sciences., A semi-soft vaginal suppository made ... loaded with the antiviral drug Tenofovir provides ... against the spread of sexually transmitted infections ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Energy production systems are good examples of complex ... like a networkincluding water for cooling, transport to ... management. Every step in the network chain is ... all mutually dependent. A team of UK-based scientists ... previously explored. The findings have been published in ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... August 28, 2014 Dyslexia, the most commonly ... a neurological reading disability that occurs when the ... don,t function normally. , The use of non-invasive ... activity is disrupted in dyslexia. However, most prior ... of brain regions, leaving a gap in our ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 2Sensory-tested drug-delivery vehicle could limit spread of HIV, AIDS 3Inter-dependent networks stress test 2Dyslexic readers have disrupted network connections in the brain 2
... all" when it comes to weight loss through exercise, says ... Neil King, from QUT,s Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, ... with the University of Leeds in the UK, which has ... of Obesity. "When it comes to losing weight, a ...
... Des Moines, Iowa November 1, 2007 Officials ... research facility in Des Moines, announced today the organization ... conservation efforts. Dr. Benjamin Beck, director of conservation ... 46 percent increase over 2006 levels. In the ...
... the table. Now, scientists at North Carolina State University ... are more sensitive to alcohol than others. And the results ... After genetically modifying fruit flies to be either extremely sensitive ... the NC State scientists found that a number of fruit ...
Cached Biology News:Weight loss -- not one size fits all 2Great Ape Trust awards $127,000 for international conservation efforts 2Great Ape Trust awards $127,000 for international conservation efforts 3Great Ape Trust awards $127,000 for international conservation efforts 4Lush or lightweight? 2
Anti-Human IFN-Gamma Receptor Chain 2 (beta chain) [CD119], Rabbit serum, NON-neutralizing polyclonal antibody...
AANAT [Arylalkylamine N-acetyltransferase; EC 2.3.1.87]...
Rac1/2/3 (L129) Antibody Shipping Temperature: HOT Storage Temperature: -20C...
Sheep polyclonal to EBNA 3B ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Full length protein....
Biology Products: