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.
Steven H. Smith, who worked on TV shows and movies in several camera positions, died July 19 of pancreatic cancer. He was 68. Smith was most recently director of photography for 16 episodes of “Weeds”…
Veteran British cinematographer Gilbert Taylor, who shot “Star Wars” for director George Lucas after shooting black and white classics such as Richard Lester's 1964 Beatles film "A Hard Day’s Night,”…
This year's lensing talents on tap to score Oscar hail from Poland, U.S., Chile, U.K. and Ireland
Harris Savides, the innovative director of photography best known for his work with Gus Van Sant and David Fincher, died Thursday at the age of 55.
Cinematographer Dennis A. Dalzell died July 4 at the Motion Picture Health and Welfare Hospital in Woodland Hills, Calif., after a long illness. He was 76.
Ric Waite, cinematographer of films including "Footloose," "48 Hrs.," "Red Dawn" and "The Long Riders," died Saturday, Feb. 18, in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 78.
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What's almost as scary as being buried alive in a coffin? Shooting a feature film inside that coffin, says cinematographer Eduard Grau.
With a great eye for landscapes that perfectly underscore the human drama being played out in the foreground, German cinematographer Sebastian Edschmid has quickly become a favorite of such German…