Watch The History Of “The Motion Picture Camera” Created For The SOC’s Lifetime Achievement Awards

by • April 26, 2014 • History, Movies, TechnologyComments (0)2099

When the Society of Camera Operators presented their 2014 Lifetime Achievement Awards this past March 8th, they fittingly created a stunning short film chronicling the fascinating history of the movie camera from its humble beginnings more than a century ago, to its state-of-the-art current form today.  Edited by Bob Joyce, the video is made even more captivating with the music of John Murphy’s “Sunshine (Adagio in D Minor)”.  So sit back, relax, and get ready to be impressed by the remarkable history and evolution of cinema’s most fundamentally important instrument of technology.

 To learn more about the SOC’s 2014 Lifetime Achievement Awards, including a list of all the award recipients, be sure to visit

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