Matthew Duclos' Lens Lab takes a closer look at the basics of maintaining motion picture lenses; the tools, techniques, and procedures commonly utilized by professional lens technicians. During this course, we'll focus on how to objectively evaluate optics on a lens test projector and other specialty service tools as well as managing expectations in a rental environment from both the rental house and user perspective.
About the speaker:
A passionate lens enthusiast from a young age, Matthew Duclos is a lens technician and COO of Duclos Lenses, a Los Angeles based motion picture lens service and sales organization. Having spent many years under the guidance of his father, Paul Duclos, and receiving factory service training from most major lens manufacturers from around the world, Matthew has spent his career sharing his knowledge and striving to bring the perfect balance of art and science to cinematographers. Matthew provides courses to several local film schools as well as industry organizations and is also an Associate Member of the SoC and ASC.