Star Fall

New emotional worlds (and workflows) burst from high above our planet in the stunning new stranded-in-space drama, Gravity ... Read More...
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President’s Letter – October 2013

“Inversion Layer” Things are not as they seem. And because our industry is constantly changing, things are never as they seem, especially in this new digital age. The role of the director of photography had s... Read More...
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ICG October 2013

GRAVITY DP Emmanuel "Chivo" Lubezki, ASC, AMC by Kevin Martin CAPTAIN PHILLIPS DP Barry Ackroyd, BSC by Valentina Valentini FLASH FRAME: DIT Kevin Stanley GEAR GUIDE: Workflow REPLAY: Sabotage EXPOSURE:... Read More...
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President’s Letter – September 2013

“Dream Weaver” At the risk of repeating last month’s introduction, I’d like to start with another famous quote that urges us all to “go confidently in the direction of dreams; live the life have imagined.” G... Read More...

Ann Biderman – Ray Donovan

With a career replete with hard-hitting stories, from television, beginning with NYPD Blue to the creation of the cult cop drama Southland, to features like Copycat, Primal Fear, and Public Enemies, it’s easy t... Read More...

Crane Shot

Kramer Morgenthau, ASC, takes a midnight ride through history for the thrilling new FOX series Sleepy Hollow ... Read More...

Freedom Road

The most infamous and galvanizing hate crime of the Civil Rights era is brought back to life in a stirring new Hallmark Channel television feature ... Read More...
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President’s Letter – August 2013

Be Careful What You Wish For “2K, 4K, 8K, a dollar. All those who want it: stand up and holler!” A cheer heard on the floor at NAB 2013. When the “K” wars started back in the mid-90s, I was part of a group of... Read More...
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President’s Letter – July 2013

As this is our yearly Interview issue, and I’ve been having external and internal conversations for many years about the past, present and future of cinematography, I thought it was an appropriate time to get s... Read More...

Feel the Heat

Temperatures soared at Cine Gear 2013 as vendors, exhibitors and (one of our own ICG) panels kept Paramount Studios red hot with new gear and information ... Read More...

Way Down Deep

A trio of Local 600 DPs uncover an inspiring tale of human endurance in the new Holocaust documentary No Place on Earth ... Read More...