Governor names 73 counties as camera ready

ATLANTA (WTOC) - Appling, Glynn, Toombs are among the 73 Georgia counties that were named camera ready Monday by Gov. Nathan Deal.

The governor and the Georgia Film, Music & Digital Entertainment Office designated the counties.

Camera Ready is a designation aimed at offering film and television production companies easier, faster and better access to local resources and information, according to Georgia Department of Economic Development. A Camera Ready Community must designate a liaison who can work with film and television production companies at the local level.

These Georgia counties received the designation: Appling, Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Berrien, Bulloch, Butts, Calhoun, Camden, Candler, Chattahoochee, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coffee, Columbia, Crisp, Dawson, Decatur, Dooly, Douglas Elbert, Fannin, Fayette, Franklin, Glynn, Gordon, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hancock, Haralson, Harris, Hart, Henry, Jasper, Jeff Davis, Jenkins, Laurens, Lincoln, Lumpkin, Macon, Marion, McDuffie, Meriwether, Miller, Mitchell, Montgomery, Muscogee, Oconee, Paulding, Pickens, Pike, Pulaski, Rabun, Richmond, Rockdale, Schley, Screven, Stephens, Sumter, Taliaferro, Tattnall, Taylor, Terrell, Toombs, Towns, Upson, Walton, Warren, Washington, Webster, White and Whitfield.

For more details about the Georgia's Camera Ready Community Program go to

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