Hidden Nation

A quartet of Local 600 cinematographers ease Season 1 of Apple TV+’s terrific anthology series, Little America, across physical, emotional, and economic borders. by David Geffner / Featured image by Walter Tho... Read More...

Laugh Track

With her second Primetime Emmy nomination in tow, Patti Lee, ASC, has helped to change the face of multi-camera television one shot at a time. by David Geffner / Featured image from Sean Saves the World by Chris Haston/NBC   I first met Director ... Read More...

Star Trek: Then and Now

A half-century has passed since the starship Enterprise launched a technological revolution in series TV that's continued with each new addition to the franchise. by Pauline Rogers / Photos Courtesy of CBS Sta... Read More...

DEEP DIVE #2 | P-Valley

Local 600/ICG Magazine’s Deep Dive series continues with an innovative group of filmmakers intent on (quite literally) changing the face of television. STARZ Network’s P-Valley, shot by Guild Directors of Photo... Read More...

Beautiful Dreamers

Florian Ballhaus, ASC, guides Disney +'s The One and Only Ivan through a thick jungle of live-action and virtual workflows. by Kevin Martin / Photos by Wallace Michael Crouch and Simon Mein / Framegrabs Courtesy of Disney +    Art is just one of ... Read More...

Power Play

Katori Hall's new STARZ series, based on her empowerment of Black women in the Delta, reinvents film noir for a new generation. by Valentina Valentini / Photos by Jessica Miglio, SMPSP / STARZ (unless otherwis... Read More...

DEEP DIVE #1 | I Know This Much Is True

On June 28, 2020, Local 600 and ICG Magazine launched "Deep Dive," a virtual panel series where we chat with the creative teams of union television and film productions. Our first panel was with the creative te... Read More...

Hollywood Shuffle

Local 600 Director of Photography Michelle Lawler, and her close-knit Guild camera team, help Lena Waithe create a new cinematic iconography in BET's Twenties. by Margot Lester / Photos by Ron Jaffe / Screengr... Read More...

Mississippi Burning

Novelist Rodes Fishburne's new series, Paradise Lost, for Spectrum Originals is a rich, Southern slow burn in front of the camera, and a path toward inclusivity behind the lens. by David Geffner / Photos and Framegrabs Courtesy of Paramount Network / Spectrum... Read More...