The Society of Camera Operators Awards Committee is excited to announce the SOC Lifetime Achievement Awards dinner and celebration will happen on Saturday, February 25, 2023, hosted in person at the Loews Hollywood Hotel.

SOC Technical Achievement Awards Submissions Open

We invite you to submit eligible technologies for the Society of Camera Operators’ Technical Achievement Award from September 7, 2022, through November 30, 2022. Please keep in mind the Award is for technology that is used by the camera operator and camera crew during production.

Awards Timeline

November 2022

  • November 1: Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television submissions open
  • November 4: Lifetime Achievement Awards nominations open
  • November 30: Technical Achievement Awards submission close

December 2022

  • December 4: Demo Day (Technical Achievement Award)
  • December 14: Technical Achievement Award Recipient announced

January 2023

  • January 6: Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television submissions close
  • January 19: Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television nominations announced
  • January 23: Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television membership voting opens

February 2023

  • February 19: Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television membership voting closes
  • February 25: Society of Camera Operators Lifetime Achievement Awards (Camera Operator of the Year Film & Television announced live)

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Join us in acknowledging the nominees and winners at the SOC Awards in addition to supporting The Vision Center at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Become a Sponsor.