The International Cinematographers Guild (ICG, IATSE Local 600) is programming two events at the upcoming NAB Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center while many ICG members will be appearing throughout the event on over 15 panels and sessions covering a wide range of industry challenges.
Matthew Libatique, ASC (A Star is Born, Iron Man, Black Swan) will talk about his varied and innovative body of work as part of the Creative Master series in the South Hall #S222/S223 on Monday, April 8 at 2:15 pm - 3:05 pm. The two-time Oscar® nominee will explain his approach to lighting, color and a musical feel to camera movement that enhances the story and maintains narrative flow.
The following morning at 11:30 am, the ICG, along with the American Society of Cinematographers, will host the Birds of a Feather gathering “The Cinematographic Imaging Process: Where Does it Begin and End?” The session will bring together camera, previs, post, and VFX professionals to look at how to improve cross-departmental collaboration as well as to shine a light on the role of the cinematographer within this process. There will be featured speakers – Kees van Oostrum, ASC, President, ASC; Ryan McCoy, senior previs/postvis supervisor at Halon; Jim Berney, VFX Supervisor; and Andrea Chlebak, senior colorist, Deluxe Group –as well as open discussion between all attendees. ICG Production Technology Specialist, Michael Chambliss, will moderate.
“The Cinematographic Imaging Process: Where Does it Begin and End?” will take place April 9, 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, North Hall Upper Meeting Room N243.
Following is a working list of the various panels and sessions ICG members will be appearing in throughout the event: (Final schedule subject to change)
Skynet or Bust: How Machine Learning Can Serve Film Making – 11:00 am – 11:45 am
Location: S222/S223
Andrew Shulkind (Director of Photography, panelist)

Our Digital Selves in a Post-Reality Era – 9:55 am – 10:30 am
Location: S222/S223
Andrew Shulkind (Director of Photography, panelist)

What Comes After Movies – Is That All There Is? – 11:25 am – 11:55 am
Location: S222/S223
Andrew Shulkind (Director of Photography, panelist)

A Global View: How Diverse Crews are Making an Impact – 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
Location: S222/S223
Robert Arnold (Camera Operator, panelist)
Kira Kelly (Director of Photography, panelist)

Sculpting Images On-Set: The Cinematographer/DIT Relationship - 12:30 to 1:30 PM
Location: B&H - The Studio C10415
Rafel Montoya (DIT)
Michael Chambliss (ICG Production Technology Specialist)
Content Creation & Coverage in Today’s Evolving Industry – 1:15 pm – 2:05 pm
Location: Main Stage, North Hall
Sheila Smith (Camera Operator, panelist)

Matthew Libatique, ASC: Close-up -  2:15 pm - 3:05 pm
Location: S222/S223
Matthew Libatique, ASC (Director of Photography)
David Geffner (ICG Magazine, interviewer)
Shooting Space Exploration, From Launch to Landing – 2:20 pm
Location: N2936
Jillian Arnold (2nd AC, panelist)

Women on the Move (hosted/sponsored by Women in Media) – 2:30 pm
Location: N2936
Shanele Alvarez (Camera Operator, panelist)
Crystal Kelley (Camera Operator, panelist)
New Digital Workflow – 3:10 pm
Location: N2936
Jane Fleck (DIT, panelist)
#GALSNGEAR on NAB SHOW LIVE! Grand Lobby – 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Location: TBD
Sheila Smith (Camera Operator, panelist)
Birds of a Feather - The Cinematographic Imaging Process: Where Does it Begin and End? 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Location: North Hall Meeting Rooms, N243, Las Vegas Convention Center
Kees van Oostrum, ASC (President, ASC)
Christopher Probst, ASC (Director of Photography)
Ryan McCoy, (senior previs/postvis supervisor, Halon)
Jim Berney, (VFX supervisor)
Andrea Chlebak, (senior colorist, Deluxe Group)
Michael Chambliss (ICG Production Technology Specialist)
Birds of a Feather - Solve your Grievances at the Prod/Post Festivus - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm  
Location: North Hall Meeting Rooms, 243
Hosting Organization:   DIT-WIT
Dana Gonzalez, ASC (Director of Photography, panelist)
Chris Cavanaugh (DIT, panelist)
Michael Romano (DIT, panelist)

Join the Society of Camera Operators – Production Tips for Camera Operating – 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Location: S230
Eric Fletcher, SOC (Camera Operator, panelist)
David Sammons, SOC (Camera Operator, panelist)
Bill McClelland, SOC (Camera Operator, panelist)

Infinite Realities & Stunning Screens: The Cinematographer’s Expanding Role  - 11:00 am - 11:30 am.
Location: Adorama Booth, C4446
Steven Poster, ASC, (President, ICG)
Sheila Smith (Director of Photography)
Michael Chambliss (ICG Production Technology Specialist)
ASC 100th Anniversary: Full Circle – Past, Present and Future of Cinematography – 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Location: Main Stage, North Hall
Bill Bennett, ASC (Director of Photography, panelist)
Sam Nicholson, ASC (Director of Photography, panelist)
David Stump, ASC (Director of Photography, panelist)
ABOUT THE INTERNATIONAL CINEMATOGRAPHERS GUILD (ICG): The International Cinematographers Guild (IATSE Local 600) represents approximately 9,000 members who work in film, television and commercials as Directors of Photography, Camera Operators, Visual Effects Supervisors, Still Photographers, Camera Assistants, Film Loaders, all members of camera crews and Publicists. The first cinematographers’ union was established in New York in 1926, followed by unions in Los Angeles and Chicago, but it wasn’t until 1996 that Local 600 was born as a national guild. ICG’s ongoing activities include the Emerging Cinematographer Awards and the Publicists Awards Luncheon. The Guild also publishes the award-winning ICG Magazine.

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