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Special offers and benefits for DCS Members:

Identify yourself as a Digital Cinema Society member to receive special benefits and pricing from the following organizations. Help yourself to a good deal and support the businesses of fellow members.

New Offer: 20% Off All Purchases From the Litra

LitraLogo160x100As featured in our recent “Looking Good On the Web” video, Litra is offering DCS members in good standing 20% off the entire purchase from the Litra website.  Litra creates innovative lighting solutions with optimized characteristics for light quality, output, efficiency, and beam pattern.
Visit: and when you’re ready to make a purchase, write us at DCS for the discount code.

10% Off All Purchases From the Core SWX On-line Store

Core Logo DCS websiteDCS members in good standing are eligible for 10% off the entire purchase from the Core SWX website. Core SWX offers a wide range of high quality power solutions from the Powerbase Edge battery for DSLR cameras, to the Hypercore NEO and Helix line of batteries for the high end Cine market. In addition they have an array of advanced chargers, mount plates, cables, and power supplies. Compatible with leading professional and consumer manufacturers such as Sony, RED, Panasonic, Blackmagic Design, and more.
Visit: and when you’re ready to make a purchase, write us at DCS for the discount code. — Shorter Online Small Business Insurance is an insurance broker that arranges for coverage by the hour, day, or month in as little as 60 seconds online.  For a recent DCS shoot, we were able to cover our two person crew with a one million dollar liability policy for as little as $35 a day which includes sending out certificates of insurance as necessary at no additional charge.

This kind of policy might not be right for larger scale productions, but it seems ideal for the small one-off shoots that sometimes come up for documentaries, corporate, and educational productions.  Why pay for an expensive annual policy when you are only shooting for a day or two?  Next time this comes up, we suggest you check out  And if you use the following link to signup, DCS will get a small finders fee.  So, save yourself some money and help support DCS:

Trade/Craft – New Entertainment Trade School Offers DCS Member Discount

TradeCraftLogoTrade/Craft offers select courses in highly specialized disciplines taught by industry leaders in intensive 6 or 8 week programs. Instead of a generalized film school approach, students will be given the tools they need to advance their careers and be prepared to step into in-demand entertainment industry jobs. Planned courses include: Post-Production • Visual Effects Producing • On-Set Visual Effects Supervision •  Assistant Editing • Episodic Picture Editing • Visual Effects Editor • Sound Editing • Colorist

Trade/Craft is currently offering a $500 tuition discount for DCS members. For more information and to register, visit:

DCS Members Residing in California Are Eligible to Join the First Entertainment Credit Union

FirstEntertainmentCredUnionDCS members residing in California are welcome to join the First Entertainment Credit Union to receive the financial products, services and flexibility you need from people who understand the Entertainment Industry. As a member, you can enjoy features and benefits including:
• 11 Convenient Physical Locations in the greater L.A. area
• Nearly 30,000 Surcharge Free ATMs
• Home and Mobile Banking Services
• Convenient Checking
• Car Buying Assistance Program
• Real Estate Lending
• Business Checking and Savings
• Coogan Accounts (Minor Trust Account)
• Auto and Home Insurance Services
• Credit Cards
• Higher Yielding Savings
• Term Savings Certificates
• Money Market Savings Account
• Financial Education…and more.
For more information, please visit the First Entertainment website:

10% Discount for Raleigh Studios Screening Services

RaleighStudiosRaleigh Studios Hollywood is offering a 10% discount on screening room bookings for all active Digital Cinema Society members providing proof of membership. Located in the center of Hollywood, the historic Raleigh Studios provides 3 screening rooms with seating ranging from 36 to 161 guests, now.  Our theaters feature state-of-the-art digital projection in 2K, 4K & 3-D, as well as 35mm film projection.  Contact Yuell Newsome or Steven Frankel, Raleigh Studios Hollywood Post Production Coordinators at 323.960.FILM (3456) or visit their website for more details:

20% Off Custom Work From the The Camera Division Design Lab

CamDivLogo160x100The Camera Division is offering DCS members in good standing up to 20% off of all custom work from the TCD Design Lab: Custom laser-cut case foam, CNC work, or 3D-printed prototypes for your own ideas. We specialize in short-run work on a fast turnaround, whether you need two, three, four, or even just ONE piece. We can work to your specs on anything from a camera cage to a cup holder for your cart. Replace that pick & pluck foam on your gear and do it right for a fraction of whatever you’ve been quoted elsewhere. Need a part replaced for your gear? You might be surprised that it’s cheaper to make than order. Every project is different, and we are happy to talk about how to customize yours to suit your needs. Call Jim Jacks at 818-997-3802.


10% Discount For All Purchases From the BB&S Lighting Website

BBS LightingBBS LIGHTING™ is a leading international manufacturer and developer of high-end LED lighting, including Remote Phosphor Technology and LED Light Engines for television, theater and feature film lighting. Using the discount code DCS10, Digital Cinema Society members will receive 10% off of all on-line purchases from the BB&S Lighting website:


20% Off Hollywood Indie Film Screening Venue Arena Cinema

AC ButtonDCS Members will enjoy a 20% discount then they hold their premieres and theatrical screenings at the 92 seat Arena Cinema located in the heart of Hollywood next to the historic Egyptian Theater.

For more detail contact Christian Meloli of Voltaire Media

1625 North Las Palmas Avenue
Hollywood , CA 90028 Ph: (323) 306-0676

Simple DCP offers a 10% discount to DCS members

SimpleDCPSimple DCP provides an affordable solution for filmmakers and film festivals looking to take advantage of the highest standard in digital cinema exhibition. Master your film for D-Cinema or convert your already finished film. Nearly every format accepted! At Simple DCP we produce quality DCPs for as little as $10/min! All of our DCPs are DCI or SMPTE compliant. 2K/4K/3D and High Frame Rate options available.

SPECIAL OFFER available ONLY to CURRENT DCS MEMBERS: Mention your DCS membership when contacting Simple DCP and and get 10% off of your total order! (213) 375-8327,

20% off a new subscription at IMDbPro

IMDBproDCS Members who are new subscribers can receive a 20% discount at IMDbPro. Just email Mathers (at) DigitalCinemaSociety (dot) org with IMDBpro in the subject line for further instructions and discount code.

Final Draft

FinalDraft11Final Draft 11: The latest version of the industry’s leading scriptwriting software is available to members at the greatly reduced price of $189.00, (normal retail, $249.00).  For more details visit the website, and enter code DCS19 to apply your discount:


10% Off All Products at Wooden Camera Branded Products

WC Logo Stacked Text with Camera WEBVisit the Wooden Camera on-line store, select any Wooden Camera branded product, then contact DCS for the code to enjoy 10% off your purchase.  Send your email to Mathers (at) DigitalCinemaSociety (dot) org with Wooden Camera Code in the subject line for further instructions and discount code.  Website:


LensProToGo offers DCS Members 15% off their entire order

Lenspro logoAt LensProToGo, they do one thing better than anyone else on the planet.  They rent cameras, lenses, lighting, audio and everything you need for your next project.  They carry a huge selection of gear from Canon, Nikon, Arri, Kessler, Rode, Black Magic and ship the gear where you need it anywhere in the US.  They’re staffed only by professional photographers and filmmakers, so if you have any questions, just give them a ring and they’ll be happy to help you.

DCS Members can use the discount code “DCS15” for 15% off the entire order Visit:

10% off Zacuto Hardware and 20% off HD Rentals

Zacuto 160x100Zacuto offers DCS members 10% off the entire line of camera accessories and 20% off the entire rental inventory.

or e-mail:
(312) 863-3452 or 888-294-FILM

Deck Hand offers a 15% discount on HDSLR camera and HD deck rentals

DeckhandDCS members receive a 15% discount on all rentals. Deck Hand specializes in renting HDSLR cameras, lenses and support gear along with HD and SD decks of all formats. Deck Hand rents Canon cameras and lenses, Zeiss Compact Primes, Zacuto, Marshall, Arri, Chroiszel, and Sony, Panasonic and JVC decks. Call Joe for details at 818 557-8403 or visit


20% Discount on Digital Equipment Repair for L.A. Area DCS Members at TeKmedia Group, Burbank

TekMediaIdentify yourself as DCS member for a 20% discount on Broadcast Equipment Repair including CAMERAS & DECKS with FREE ESTIMATES and a 1 to 3 Day Turnaround on all Equipment. TeKmedia specializes in Canon, JVC, Panasonic & Sony Broadcast CAMERAS & DECKS, and are also an Apple Authorized Service Center. 711 S. Victory Blvd. Burbank, Ca 91502 call DCS member Michael Shank at 818-244-4440 or visit

AbelCine – Camera Sales and Rentals

Abbelcine 160x100Identify yourself as a DCS member and receive up to 15% off rate card on rentals and special mark downs on all purchases.

West Coast:   (818) 972-9078

East Coast:  (212) 462 0100



Kit&KaboodleAn Innovative Solution to Affordable Craft Service.  Craft Service Equipment Rentals + Refreshment Delivery Service.  DCS Members receive 15% off all Kit & Kaboodle Services

For More Information:

Phone: (310) 270-7836   Email:


Birns & Sawyer

Birns sawyer 160x100Cinema Sales and Rentals.  Mention DCS while getting your quote and receive 10% on all rentals and 10 to 20% on purchases. Ask for Jason Stuckey at 323-466-8211


NightSky Hosting

NightSky100x160NightSky Hosting is the web host for The Digital Cinema Society. They offer personal web hosting services starting as low as $4.95 and business plans starting at $19.95 per month for DCS members using this link:


20% DCS discount on any level of membership to the American Cinematheque at the Egyptian/Aero Theatres

AmCinTechCall 323/461-2020, ext 110, email, or visit:


20% Off Listing — ProductionHub asks…How are new clients finding you?

ProHubBannerProductionHUB is the global network of local crew & vendors, for all your production needs — from corporate media and live events to film, television, digital media, and everything in between. We reduce the headaches and uncertainty associated with hiring in this extremely specialized industry by connecting you to the best vetted, professional content creators and vendors to bring your project to life. For nearly 20 years, ProductionHUB has been a B2B resource for professionals behind-the-scenes in media & entertainment; but now with the popularity of high-quality video, thousands of businesses, agencies and studios rely on us as their video staffing & procurement partner. Digital Cinema Society (DCS) members _receive 20% off an upgraded Featured Profile or advertising on ProductionHUB use Promo Code DCSociety16 to get found by the thousands searching for /your /production services, in your city. Get found & hired today!




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