Back in the day, aspiring cinematographers would join the union and work their way up, learning their craft along the way. And if they were lucky, they would be mentored by a few good men. "John is…
The American Film Institute has selected Caleb Deschanel to receive its Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal. Deschanel is a 1969 alumnus of the AFI Conservatory. He’s been nominated for best…
BYDGOSZCZ, Poland — Polish filmmakers are punching above their weight, according to six-times Oscar-nominated cinematographer Caleb Deschanel, who heads the jury weighing six of Poland's most…
Cinematographer Caleb Deschanel will be honored at the Camerimage Intl. Film Festival of the Art of Cinematography in Bydgoszcz, Poland, with the fest's lifetime achievement award, which recognizes…
Few people on a movie set have more knowledge of what it takes to direct a film than the cinematographer, but commanding talent and developing a project aren't always included in the skill set.
Aspiring cinematographers with some knowledge and experience with the medium have just been given another opportunity to advance their skill set by learning from the brahmins of the biz. The American…
In the mold of Bob Lee Swagger, Dirk Pitt and Alex Cross, "Jack Reacher" is right at home among pulp-fiction tough guys Paramount has tried to turn into franchises -- this relatively generic attempt…
Romanian-born cinematographer Mihai Malaimare, Jr. used digital formats to shoot "Youth Without Youth," "Tetro," and "Twixt Now and Sunrise" for Francis Ford Coppola.
Founder of Kennedy Center Honors, AFI honored by Acad
Cinematographers include Caleb Deschanel, Andrew Lesnie, Robert Richardson, more...
"Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter" is a Civil War-era actioner of questionable taste and historical accuracy but surprisingly consistent entertainment value.