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.

Women Behind the Lens

Calling all women who work behind the camera and those who want to hire them! Join us for a night of networking and education. Get back out and meet those who can help you create movie magic.

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.

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.

SIGMA Burbank Open House

Please join us at the Sigma Burbank Showroom on Sunday, June 12 from 12pm – 6pm for our open house! We will have all of our Cine lenses and Classic lenses available for testing. Chat with the Sigma Ambassadors to…

Virtual Production and Cinematography

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

Virtual Production and Cinematography

Join us on April 15th at 1pm PT on Facebook Live as we sit down with Sam Nicholson ASC to discuss his experience in the world of virtual production.

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