As Technologist for Panasonic’s Cinema & Professional Video Systems Group, primary responsibilities include working with the technologies and various technology partners aligned with Panasonic’s video compression and file based workflow technologies; VariCam and studio production cameras and associated workflows. Previous positions with have included engineering responsibilities for camera and VTRs.
Prior to joining Panasonic in 1991, Mr. Mahrer was employed at NBC’s Technical Development group at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, NY. Work there centered on small format tape format integration, automation and early ATTC high definition work. Mr. Mahrer was also awarded two US patents for embedded network data signaling.
Before joining NBC, Mr. Mahrer was employed by the RCA Broadcast System Group in Gibbsboro NJ. Mr. Mahrer was transferred to the US from RCA (Jersey) Ltd in 1984. RCA (Jersey) Ltd, RCA’s European manufacturing facility located in the British Channel Isles. Mr. Mahrer joined RCA in 1974.
Whether you’re shooting a feature film, a school classroom, a corporate meeting, or streaming Sunday’s service, Panasonic gives you the tools to tell the stories that move us. The year 2018 marked the 100 year anniversary of Panasonic as a company leading the industry in technologies across all spectrums and markets. Having won over 15 Technical Emmy Awards for cutting edge video technology, Panasonic is uniquely qualified to address the needs of all video professionals across current and emerging markets.
Events featuring Stephen Mahrer
Wednesday, Oct 24
4:00PM - 4:45PM
Hot Topics Pavilion
Until now, the world of Multi-Camera & Live Event production has been dominated by traditional 2/3" studio cameras. With the continued growth of large sensor cameras for productions outside of Feature/Episodic/Commercial work, the market is changing greatly. Learn how large sensor/cinema cameras change the visual style, preparation, & workflow of Multi-Camera & Live Event production as well as the tools needed to produce the perfect Large Sensor Live Event production.