Cine Gear Expo, the industry’s premier cine-centric event series has been dedicated to the technology and art of professional filmmaking and content creation for over 25 years. To support their worldwide community, the show creators announce Cine Gear ON AIR—a new virtual resource to provide hallmark panels, seminars, workshops and screening series, year round. The first collaborative event will kick off July 1, 2020.

Back by popular demand, Cine Gear ON AIR brings you, “Got Agent?” a Free Zoom panel of top industry agents ready to share expertise on getting the best filmmaking career representation amid the current fast-changing environment and beyond. Moderated by industry-favorite, Jay Holben, guests will include Julia Kole—Artistry, Craig Mizrahi—Innovative Artists, Dan Burnside—DDA, Kristin Tolle-Billings—WPA and Brian Goldberg—WPA. The discussion will cover: meeting the right agent to suit goals, standing out against competition and ways to establish your brand. “Got Agent?” is slated for Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 11:00am PDT. RSVP: https://www.cinegearexpo.com//got-agent-on-air-event/

The line-up of future ON AIR events will include, “A Cine Gear Tribute to 100 Years of American Cinematographer Magazine”, Technology Close-Ups, Online Film Competition, Cine Gear Hall of Fame, and much more. The schedule of upcoming events and on-demand streaming of previous ON AIR programs will be available at www.cinegearexpo.com

Gabriel Mays

AbelCine Director of Rental
As Director of Rental, Gabriel Mays oversees growth of Rental by nurturing business relationships and unifying the customer experience nationwide. In his previous role as the LA Rental Manager, Gabriel worked with producers, cinematographers, and assistant camera operators to provide the highest level of customer service possible. He also ensured that all their equipment needs are met on budget. Before coming to AbelCine in 2015, Gabriel previously worked as a Communications Instructor and Electronic Media Engineer at a private university. He taught various courses in electronic media, including film, broadcasting, and digital arts. Gabriel is an award-winning cinematographer, director, producer, and editor known for his innovative research and implementation of new film techniques. He was also one of the first to implement HDSLR cameras into filmmaking. He has been the cinematographer on dozens of independent films, documentaries, and music videos.