Sunday, April 23, 2017

ASC

Friday, Apr. 14, 2017

Reel FX Animation Studios’ VR/AR division and the creative leadership team from Moonbot Studios have teamed to form a multi-platform content studio aptly named Flight School. The Flight School creative team will be led by Academy Award-winning chief creative...

Tuesday, Mar. 28, 2017

Sol Negrin, ASC, 88, a veteran New York-based based cinematographer, died unexpectedly on March 20. He was a five-time Emmy® nominee, best known for his work on Kojak (1974-77) and St. Elsewhere (1982).

Negrin was born in New York City. After initially planning to become...

Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017

Lion (The Weinstein Company) roared on Saturday night. At the Directors Guild of America (DGA) Awards ceremony in Beverly Hills, Calif. the film earned director Garth Davis the Best First Feature honor. And across town at the ASC Awards in Hollywood, Greig Fraser, ASC, ACS, won the...

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016

Looking to create new opportunities for female talent in terms of gaining entry into the industry, as well as career advancement for those already with their proverbial foot in the door, the American Society of Cinematographers hosted “A Day of Inspiration for Women” at the ASC Clubouse in...

Tuesday, Jun. 14, 2016

The Board of Governors of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has elected Kees Van Oostrum to serve as president of the organization. This is Oostrum’s first term, which will run for one year, beginning immediately. The ASC Board also selected its slate of officers. They include: Bill...

Monday, Sep. 28, 2015

The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has named three winners for the 2015 ASC Gordon Willis Student Heritage Awards, which are designed to showcase the artistic abilities of the next generation of filmmakers. The honors were announced Saturday night (9/...

Wednesday, Jun. 10, 2015

The Board of Governors of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has re-elected its slate of officers for another term. Continuing to serve in their roles will be Richard Crudo as president; Owen Roizman, Kees Van Oostrum and Lowell Peterson as vice...

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

Newly released statistics show that Internet advertising in the U.S. fell 5 percent in the second quarter as the recession continued to crimp marketing budgets. It was the second consecutive quarterly decline in Internet advertising, extending the medium’s first slump since the aftermath of the...

Wednesday, Jun. 18, 2014

Cinematographers offered their takes on technology, the digital process, collaboration, and the value of the film medium during various sessions at last month’s Cine Gear Expo on the Paramount Studios lot in Los Angeles. Among the event highlights was an International Cinematographers Guild (ICG...

Tuesday, Jun. 10, 2014

The Board of Governors of the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has held its annual election to appoint its new slate of officers. Richard Crudo will serve as president, along with VPs Owen Roizman, Kees Van Oostrum and Lowell Peterson, treasurer Matthew Leonetti, secretary Fred Goodich...