In this modern era of 3D, effects-laden movie spectacles, some of Hollywood's most prolific indie directors are making a colorful splash into black-and-white.
At the South by Southwest music and film festival, cinematographer Lan Bui aimed his Nikon D800 camera at Southern rock band the Statesboro Revue, shooting a live musicvideo for Warner Music. Nikon…
As studios continue the transition from film to digital, the indie filmmaking community is going through a metamorphosis of its own.
Camera maker Canon is making an aggressive move into Hollywood, unveiling its first-ever line of professional cameras and lenses for movie and television shooting.
Digital imaging company Canon U.S.A. and director Ron Howard have selected eight winners of the "Project Imagin8ion" user-generated photo contest from 96,362 submissions.
When their trajectories intersected at the AFI Conservatory in the early '90s, Darren Aronofsky was the youngest directing student, Matthew Libatique the youngest cinematography student. They came…
Bryce Dallas Howard will direct "Project Imagin8ion," a user-generated photo contest that will serve as the foundation for a short film that her father, Ron Howard, is exec producing.
Cinematographers fete their fellow filmmakers.
Panasonic is shipping its AG-AF100 4/3-inch high-def camcorder. The device boasts film-like shallow depth-of-field and the wider field of view of a large imager, as well as the cost advantages of…
When budding filmmaker Lena Dunham was looking for an affordable camera system to shoot her new movie, "Tiny Furniture," she was pleased to find out that her editor, Lance Edmands, already had…
Not all industryites are techno-friendly, but our jobs increasingly demand it. With the holidays coming and so many products on the market, it's hard to figure out what to ask for: Variety has…