On Nov 14th the Global Cinematography Institute unveiled its first Canadian presentation of the “Expanded Cinematography” Master Class in Vancouver. The impressively staged three-day event was sponsored by Local 669, Canadian Society of Cinematographers, Clairmont Camera, Capilano University and Lorne Laphan Sales & Rentals with support from the Cap U Bosa Centre.
Is the middle class done for? What role can unions play in creating a strong, stable economy? These were some of the questions addressed by Why Unions Still Matter, a roadshow presentation developed by the School of Labour Studies at McMaster University in conjunction with IATSE Canada. Read more about "Why Unions Matter" here!
Congratulations to the latest Class of 2015 Camera Trainees in Calgary, Alberta who successfully completed the rigorous trainee course February 2-7, 2015.
IATSE Local 669, in conjunction with Sony Canada, played host to the recent “Stills Camera Expo” featuring motion picture and stills photographer Chris Large on Sunday, January 25, 2015.