The CW Sonderoptic team will be attending the 2018 Micro Salon AFC show and will showcase its latest Ciné Leica products. Some tests of these optics, shot by AFC cinematographers, will be screened in Renoir screen-room.
In addition to the Leica Summilux-C, Summicron-C and Macrolux, CW Sonderoptic will be presenting the newest Leica cine lens products. The Leica Thalia large format lenses has been delivered as well as the high-speed and compact Leica M 0.8 lenses. The Leica Thalia lenses are available in PL mount and will be shown on a RED 8K VistaVision Monstro camera, but are also compatible with ARRI’s Alexa 65 camera. Cinematographer Philippe Rousselot used them on Fantastic beasts II directed by David Yates and Yves Angelo recently wrapped Place Publique directed by Agnès Jaoui.
The Leica M 0.8 lenses will be shown on an ARRI Alexa Mini, offering one of the most compact, character-rich camera/lens combinations.
The Leica professional cameras as Leica SL, Leica M type 240 with PL Mount Adapter and the new M10 can be tested on our booth.
Nathalie Durand, AFC, and Vincent Matthias, AFC, have shot some tests on Leica Thalia and Summilux-C with the new Sony Venice full frame camera. These tests will be screened on the slot of the AFC and Sony. TSF will present the works on Leica Thalia shot by cinematographers Claire Mathon, AFC, Crystel Fournier, AFC, and Julien Poupard, AFC.
Will be present on the CW Sonderoptic booth, second floor, foyer Jean Renoir :
- Tommaso Vergallo
- Gerhard Baier
- Ariane Damain Vergallo
- Emmanuel Froideval
- Dante Cecchin
- Kevan Parker
- Daniela Kesselem
- Katarzyna Pyszynska.
Please find below some stills of the Leica M 0.8 and Thalia optics in situation.