IMAGO/FNF Oslo Digital Cinema Conference 2019



The 7th IMAGO/FNF Oslo Digital Cinema Conference 2019

18th to 20th October 2019


IMAGO and FNF, the Norwegian Society of Cinematographers, will in cooperation with the 

Norwegian Film Institute and Nordisk film & tv Fond, arrange the 2019 Oslo Digital Cinema Conference.

Target group: Cinematographers (Also: Production designers, directors, Producers and post-production)

Location :The Norwegian Film Institute, Dronningens gate 16, 0152 Oslo



(Preliminary program –minor changes and additions will come)


Friday 18th October

11.30 Arrival and registration, Coffee.

12.30 Conference opening

12.40 Texture challenges in digital images. Rolf Coulanges BVK

13.15 Advantages of large format lenses. Hideyuki Kasai, Fujinon

14.00 Future camera technology - tbc 

15.00 Coffee break 

16.00 Setting 14 World records at 50 000 ft. Jannicke Mikkelsen FNF

16.45 Master Class Jakob Ihre FSF Emmy Award winner for “Chernobyl”, Amanda Award winner f or “Thelma”, “Louder than Bombs”and “Oslo 31 august”. Moderated by Rolv Haan FNF.

18.45 Social gathering and drinks. Film institute café. Sponsored by IMAGO


Saturday 19th October

09.30 Coffee

10.00 Camera developments – what is next - tbc 

10.40 Netflix: Challenges today and plans for the future Leo de Wolf and Phil Oatley, Netflix

12.00 Lunch

13.15 Reflected parallel beam lighting techniques. Ian Murray, Dedolight

13.15 Master Class Fabian Wagner ASC BSC – ASC Award winner and IMAGO Award winner for “Game of Thrones”, other awards for amongst others “Overlord” and “Sherlock”.

15.15 Coffee break 

16.15 Extended data lenses - opening up new dimensions. Sundeep Reddy, Zeiss

17.00 3D film screening: “Above us all” Dir. Eugenie Jansen (1 hr 36 min)

19.15 Bus departure for ODCC conference party - Storyline studio.


Sunday 20th October

10.00 Coffee

10.30 Creative use of new cinema filter systems. Barry Grubb, Rosco

11.00 Master Class Philip Øgaard FNF. Challenges with Netflix series “Be foreigners”.

12.30 Lunch

13.30 Frame rates, movement and image sharpness. Kommer Kleijn SBC 

14.10 IMAGO requests to manufacturers: a necessary step forward 

15.00 Conference end



And more: There will be social gatherings, updates on IMAGO´s World-wide work, information on new developments to ease the work of Cinematographers and film workers, and new equipment and lenses will be presented for hands on.