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  • Academy Award® Winning Lenses

    Handcrafted in England since 1894, Cooke lenses have been trusted and favoured by cinematographers for over a century for their unparalleled fusion of sharpness, tonal warmth and depth.

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      • Fugutive Dreams
      • Director of Photography: Peter Simonite, ASC, CSC
  • The Cooke LookTM

    Discover more about the coveted Cooke Look, its distinct yet subtle rendering and the heritage, innovation and craft behind it.

    • Credits
      • The Prayer
      • Director of Photography: Brendan "Bugsy" Barnes SASC
  • Life Through Our Lens

    Browse interviews with world-renowned cinematographers, our Shot On Cooke showcase and a library of the Cooke back catalogue.

    • Credits
      • The Spy
      • Director of Photography: Anton Mertens SBC
  • A Vision For The Future

    Created by Cooke for the film industry, /i Technology provides valuable lens data for each frame shot, streamlining production and post and eliminating the need for guesswork.

    • Credits
      • No Loss, No Gain
      • Director of Photography: Kate Steinhebel & John Sedlack

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21 December 2022
Cooke Anamorphic/i Full Frame Lenses Enhance the Cinematic Touch of God’s Crooked Lines
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13 December 2022
Cinematographer Aaron McLisky, ACS, “Goes All In” to Bring the Cooke Look to Russell Crowe’s Poker Face
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9 December 2022
Cooke Anamorphic/i S35 SF Lenses Bring Continuity to Panic! At The Disco’s New Album
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8 December 2022
Cooke S7/i Prime Lenses Bring the Magic to Matilda The Musical
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30 November 2022
Cooke Anamorphic/i Lenses Bring Cinematic Look to Daisy May Cooper’s New Comedy-Thriller Am I Being Unreasonable?
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3 November 2022
Cooke Optics Completes Varotal/i FF Zoom Range with New 19-40mm Lens
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4 October 2022
Cooke Panchro/i Classic Brings the Look of the 1970’s & 1980’s to Menudo: Forever Young
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29 September 2022
A Near Real-Time workflow brings together key advancements in lens calibration, machine learning and real-time rendering to deliver higher quality composites of what was just shot to the filmmakers, in a matter of minutes.
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22 September 2022
Three sets of Cooke Optics Anamorphic/i S35 Prime Lenses Adds to the Desert Isolation and Immersive Storytelling of End of the Road
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15 September 2022
Cooke Optics S7/i Full Frame Lenses Add to the Emotional Appeal and Popularity of Netflix’s Purple Hearts
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28 July 2022
PBS Food’s Original Fare Gets a New Look with the Cooke Varotal/i FF Zoom Lens
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9 June 2022
Terre Di Cinema CineCampus workshop 10 - 24 September in Sicily
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11 May 2022
Cooke Brings a new look to the Star Trek Universe with Anamorphic/i Full Frame plus special flare lenses
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5 May 2022
Film and Digital Times in depth article on the new S8/i
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4 May 2022
Cooke Optics launches S8/i FF spherical lenses for full frame production
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4 May 2022
Cooke adds to Full Frame family with two Varotal/i FF zoom lenses and Panchro/i Classic FF range
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7 April 2022
The Gilded Age, Julian Fellowes new period drama for HBO Max, lensed with Cooke Spherical and Anamorphic/i prime lenses.
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7 April 2022
The Cooke Look™ shines through for Nine Bullets with Anamorphic/i prime lenses. DP Byron Werner elevates a small budget film with a big budget feel.
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7 April 2022
Cooke Panchro/i Classics bring the Cooke Look™ to King of Boys: The Return of the King.
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