Sigma Cine

Project showcases, interviews with filmmakers, and company news about the Sigma Cine lens line.

SIGMA University Student Q&A – Sofia Ayerdi, California State University Northridge

Winner of the “Honor” category, California State University Northridge student Sofia Ayerditalks about the power of storytelling, advice for aspiring film students, and her experience working at The Oscars.

Behind the Scenes of ‘Human Crime’, the Pixies’ New Music Video: Shot on SIGMA fp

Go behind the scenes with Pixies bass player (and director) Paz Lenchantin and DP Joe Rubinstein, and learn how they used the SIGMA fp to film the legendary alternative band’s latest music video.

SIGMA University Student Q&A – Justin Steele, Savannah College of Art and Design

Justin Steele talks about his winning submission, his journey from military to filmmaking, the lessons he has taken away from school, and advice for future students

Cinematography in Tight Spaces: Trees of Peace

Learn how Cinematographer, Michael Rizzi, was able to film an entire feature in a 5’x5′ room with one practical light source.

Virtual Production and Cinematography

We had the chance to chat with Sam Nicholson ASC about his experience in virtual production at Stargate Studios.

Language of Lenses: 28mm vs 35mm vs 40mm

DP Timur Civan creates a simple dialogue scene to show how similar focal lengths: 28mm, 35mm, 40mm, can each create a different emotion.

Aerial Camera Operating with Dan Godar

With films such as Venom, The Matrix Resurrection, and Jungle Cruise, on his resume, Dan Godar is one of the top aerial camera operators in the industry.

Tips for Filming in the Snow

Filming in the snow can add a beautiful and intricate layer to your shot, however it also comes with a multitude of environmental difficulties

Behind the Scenes on Netflix’s Halston

DP William Rexer and DP Tim Ives explore behind the scenes of creating Halston with Sigma Cine lenses and Cine Classic lenses.

Auto Exotica: Where the car is the star and you’re along for the ride

The Auto Exotica team tackles the challenges of find the right gear to show off the style, luxury and, most importantly, the speed of the star subjects.