News

All the latest news, reports, developments and announcements in the industry concerning DoPs

Success for Shepperton Studios as Council support plans

Spelthorne Borough Council's Planning Committee has resolved to grant outline planning permission for the improvement and expansion of the world-renowned Shepperton Studios site in Surrey, England.

Alfonso Cuarón takes the BAFTA for Cinematography

The Favourite walked away with the most awards at this year's BAFTAs with seven, but it was Roma and DP Alfonso Cuarón who took the award for 'Best Cinematography' as one of four successes.

BSC members Friend and Goldman Triumph At ASC Awards

BSC members James Friend and Adriano Goldman triumphed in two of the television categories at the 33rd ASC Awards, held Saturday 9th February 2019, but there was disappointment for Robbie Ryan BSC ISC and The Favourite as he missed out to Łukasz Żal PSC's Cold War in the 'Theatrical Release' category.

Oscar winner Guillermo Navarro ASC to headline Red Masterclass at BSC Expo

RED Digital Cinema will present a Masterclass featuring Oscar winner Guillermo Navarro ASC at the upcoming BSC Expo in London. Navarro will be discussing his approach to cinematography in the digital age during the seminar that will take place Saturday, February 2, at 16.00.

BSC announce nominees for 2018 ‘TV Drama’ award

Following the announcement of the nominations for the 'Feature Film' accolade, the BSC have announced the 2018 nominations for the BSC 'Best Cinematography in a TV Drama' award.

BSC Expo 2019 announces seminar schedule

To compliment the 150 + exhibiting companies at BSC Expo 2019, the final seminar schedule has been announced for its 2019 event and it includes Oscar-winning cinematographers Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC and Guillermo Navarro ASC AMC.

Roger Pratt BSC receives Special BAFTA Award

Oscar-nominated Cinematographer Roger Pratt BSC was recognised with a Special Award for outstanding contribution to cinematography at a BAFTA tribute event to him last Sunday (20 January). Image credit: BAFTA/Danny Cozens

Panavision Showcases Complete Imaging Ecosystem at BSC Expo

Panavision, the world-class provider of end-to-end solutions that power the creative vision of filmmakers, will return to BSC Expo (1-2 February) with a demonstration of the company’s comprehensive and expanding ecosystem for feature film, television and commercial productions.

BSC’s Robbie Ryan Is Oscar Contender As Nominations Are Revealed

Robbie Ryan BSC ISC is in contention to make it consecutive Oscars for BSC members in the 'Best Cinematography' category after being chosen in the 91st Academy Awards nominations for his work on The Favourite. There was also arguably a surprise contender in the mix, as the final five were revealed earlier today.

BSC announce nominees for 2018 ‘Feature Film’ award

The BSC have announced the 2018 nominations for the BSC 'Best Cinematography in a Feature Film' award, which will be announced at this year's special 70th Anniversary Awards Dinner & Awards at The Grosvenor House Hotel.

Inside The New Issue: 91

Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! Dion Beebe has brought a classic musical into the 21st Century and he talks to us about his work on Mary Poppins Returns in our cover feature. Plus there's Philippe Rousselot, Robbie Ryan, Alfonso Cuarón and more in a hundred-page edition that's bursting at the seams. Get a sneak preview of the content that subscribers can enjoy in the new issue of British Cinematographer magazine - released 25th January.

A.C. Entertainment Technologies Unveils Leading Film & TV Solutions at BSC Expo

A.C. Entertainment Technologies Ltd. (AC-ET) will demonstrate exclusive highlights from its one-stop inventory of complete Lighting, Control, Grip, Infrastructure and Consumables solutions at BSC Expo 2019.

Nominations announced for 2019 EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA)

BAFTA has announced the nominations for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2019, with the BSC's own Robbie Ryan, Newton Thomas Sigel, Łukasz Żal, Linus Sandgren and Alfonso Cuarón nominated for the 'Cinematography' accolade.

ASC Reveals Feature and Television Nominees For 33rd Awards

The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) has announced the nominees for all categories of the 33rd Annual ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards, with nominations for three members of the BSC, including Robbie Ryan's The Favourite in the Theatrical Release category. Image:© 2018 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Nigel Willoughby BSC on Lost In London

Cinematographer Nigel Willoughby kindly wrote-in with details about his work on the groundbreaking simultaneous live production and broadcast of Lost In London, directed by Woody Harrelson.