The Real-Life Superhero

Harriet Tubman was the toughest freedom fighter that ever lived. Just ask John Toll, ASC, director Kasi Lemmons, and the dedicated indie team who brought Harriet to the big screen. By David Gef... Read More...

Wheels of Steel

Check out the biggest, baddest (and safest) reality competition show to ever hit the small screen. by David Geffner / Photos by Daniel McFadden / Courtesy of Netflix   How ... Read More...

Wild Card

Lawrence Sher, ASC, re-teams with The Hangover's Todd Phillips to spin a new kind of origin tale. By Kevin Martin / Photos by Niko Tavernise   While Batman’s origins are be... Read More...

Not Strictly Ballroom

FX’s hit series sashays into Season 2 with more than just creative momentum – it’s become a life-changing experience for the many Local 600 members behind the lens. by Margot Carmichael Lester   Y... Read More...

Pride Rock 2.0

Jon Favreau and VFX Supervisor Rob Legato, ASC, revisit (a virtual) Africa for another Disney classic, The Lion King, shot by Caleb Deschanel, ASC. by Kevin H. Martin   Walt Disney Feature Anima... Read More...

Safety Heroes

Meet the Union Workers Who Are Creating a Culture of Safer Sets Every Single Day. by Pauline Rogers   Experts agree on this point: when it comes to safety, the film and TV industry has been compla... Read More...

Tell Me A Secret

Guild DP Jim Frohna and director Andrea Arnold probe "what lies beneath," for Season 2 of HBO’s runaway hit, Big Little Lies. by Matt Hurwitz   Jim Frohna emerges from the bedroom of Celeste Wrigh... Read More...

Bound For Glory

CBS TV’s new drama, The Red Line, shot by Kira Kelly, visualizes the impact of a police shooting on three different American families. by Pauline Rogers   Bringing their play, A Twist of Water, ... Read More...

Stand and Deliver

Director of Photography Tommy Maddox-Upshaw and On My Block  Co-Creator/Showrunner Lauren Iungerich working on Season 2 of the Netflix series, set in South L.A.   Inclusivity Behind The Lens Is A Powe... Read More...

Trouble in Paradise

CBS TV’s reboot of the classic 1980s crime series Magnum P.I. provides plenty of thrills, chills (in the water) and near-spills for its Hawaii-based Guild camera team. Photos by Karen Neal Fans of 80’s TV wil... Read More...

Top Gun

Brie Larson as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel / Photo by Chuck Zlotnick Ben Davis, BSC, helps debut a pre-Avengers super-heroine as Captain Marvel takes flight Early press for Captain Marvel included a remark ... Read More...

Race to the Finish

Black-themed films vault to the head of the story-telling pack at Sundance 2019, aided by the participation of Local 600 members on more than five-dozen features, shorts, and indie episodic projects. Jimm... Read More...