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CREW PHOTO: Fast & Furious 8

L to R Nino Pansini Bob Settlemire Chris Duskin Lou DeMarco Maurice Mcguire Matt Fortlage John Elingwood Dale Myrand Colleen Mleziva Brendan Russell Jerry Patton Greg Luntzel Terry Wolcott Greg...
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President’s Letter July 2016

"Sharing the Love" There are many exciting things going on in our world of cinematography, and almost daily events vital to our membership’s interests in ways that can be hard to calculate. Case in...
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Spy Guys

Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart spell comedic double trouble for Guild DP Barry Peterson in the new Warner Bros. buddy flick, Central Intelligence The classic buddy cop movie typically involves two guys...
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President’s Letter June 2016

"Progressive Progress" I was fortunate enough to recently attend a seminar in Los Angeles on digital communications in the arts. One of the speakers was Rich Mintz, executive vice president of Blue State...
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Book Review

A Single Frame. By Pauline Rogers. All Images from A Single Frame / Courtesy of SMPSP. Main Image: Colin Firth during a break while shooting The Single Man in South Pasadena, CA (2009) / Photo by Melissa...
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CREW PHOTO: Gotham Season 2

From left to right B Camera 2nd AC: James Schlittenhart,  DIT: Dan Brosnan, Digital Loader:  Samantha Panger, B Camera Operator:  Al Pierce, SOC, DP: Crescenzo Notarile, ASC, AIC, B Camera 1st AC:  George...
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Dark Days

DPs Stephen St. John and Feliks Parnell recreate the lighting look of a Civil War hospital for PBS’s first dramatic series A nurse enters a ward in the former Mansion House Hotel – now commandeered...
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Islands in the Sun

The new indie feature, A Light Beneath Their Feet, focuses a warm, bright beam on mental illness and a family struggling for balance. By Pauline Rogers. All Photos courtesy of Emerging...
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President’s Letter May 2016

"Shine On You Crazy Diamond" My good friend and colleague, Vittorio Storaro, ASC, AIC, defines cinematography as “writing with light in movement,” and that’s a beautifully simple and concise way to...
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CREW PHOTO: Madam Secretary

L to R top row- Keith Putnam - DIT, Maria Gonzales - B 2nd AC, Wes Battle - B Dolly Grip, Mark Catania - A Dolly Grip row below that- Autumn Moran - loader, Jake Stahlman - A 2nd AC, Heather Norton- A...
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Jon Favreau – The Jungle Book

Actor/Director Jon Favreau loves movie magic, and he loves creating it. Whether it’s flying Robert Downey, Jr. around in his high-tech suit of iron in 2008’s Marvel blockbuster, Iron Man, and its 2010...
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Bare Necessities

Avatar meets Rudyard Kipling as Bill Pope, ASC, takes a romp through the high-tech jungle in the classic children's tale When cinematographer Bill Pope, ASC, first met with Jon Favreau to discuss the...