Pinewood Studios

Tour the 007 Stage on Google Street View

December 1st, 2014 by

If you’ve visited Pinewood Studios you may be lucky enough to have toured the huge 007 Stage, originally built for The Spy Who Loved Me, since rebuilt twice after being damaged by fire. If you haven’t, you still have the opportunity to do so virtually thanks to Google Street View. The Google car was able to drive […]

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Pinewood gets green light to double in size

June 20th, 2014 by

Pinewood Studios is well known as the film studio most associated with 007. Most of the Bond movies have filmed on the soundstages at Pinewood starting with Dr No in 1962. Although the producers have sometimes used other studios for reasons of budget, such as Moonraker, which except for special effects work was filmed in France and Casino Royale, […]

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New Technocrane Makes its Debut on Bond Film [Below the Line]

March 1st, 2012 by

A new crane made its debut on Skyfall recently, when it was used to shoot a night scene at Pinewood Studios.  Technocrane’s Supertechno 100 was chosen as its 100-foot reach made it the only camera crane with sufficient height and reach for the shots. According to Below the Line: The Supertechno 100 enabled the camera to […]

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