As the 29th annual American Society of Cinematographers awards ceremony approaches on Feb. 15, a look at the feature nominees reveals an encouraging trend: directors of photography say the continued…
Alejandro G. Inarritu's concept of shooting "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" as if it were a single, continuous camera take was not exactly met with encouragement by his peers. The…
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The Golden Globe-nominated filmmaker Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu recently spoke with Variety about his craft collaborators, each of whom needed to throw out traditional methods for "Birdman."…
LONDON — Camerimage Film Festival, which is dedicated to the art of cinematography, is to open with Gala Screenings of “Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)” and “The Imitation Game” on…
Men and women behind the scenes give life to actors' performances, writers' words and a director's vision.
LAS VEGAS — The age of ultra high-definition TV is clearly upon us. The exhibit halls at the National Assn. of Broadcasters’ annual convention and trade show are festooned with banners for 4K capture…
Filmmaker Alfonso Cuaron and his longtime director of photography Emmanuel "Chivo" Lubezki appeared before a sold-out crowd at the Aero Theatre in Santa Monica on Saturday night, as part of the…
It’s not the medium, it’s the emotion. Whether shooting digital or film, keeping it simple or using game-changing technology, the ultimate aim for these lensers was finding the heart of their…