ASC contenders transcend limitations associated with the tube
For only the second time in its 26 years of handing out awards, the American Society of Cinematographers nominated two directors of photography who shot their films entirely on digital: Robert…
Cinematographer Michael O'Shea has shot plenty of brightly lit, comedy-driven hit movies ("Big Momma's House," "Robin Hood: Men in Tights") but he's probably better known for his moodier, elegant…
This week, photographer Douglas Kirkland will receive the American Society of Cinematographers' Presidents Award. In the 25 years that the ASC has been honoring outstanding contributions to the art…
With his unfussy approach to composition and an unerring eye for the telling detail, Australian cinematographer John Seale has long been the d.p of choice for many of Hollywood's top directors…
Is Roger Deakins the best cinematographer to never win the Oscar?
Roger Deakins, best known for his work with the Coen brothers, has been selected to receive the 2011 American Society of Cinematographers Lifetime Achievement Award, which will be presented Feb. 13…
Austria's Christian Berger won top honors for lensing b&w "The White Ribbon."
When "Avatar" d.p. Mauro Fiore was nominated by both the Academy and the American Society of Cinematographers, it not only raised a few eyebrows but brought into sharp focus the big question now…
After two years of construction, the ASC's renovation of the organization's historic clubhouse on Orange Drive in Hollywood is "just weeks away from being finished," reports Owen Roizman, chairman of…