Talking Heads

The views of influential figures in the industry, including those of the current BSC President

Roy H Wagner ASC
“Basic instincts”

Roy H Wagner ASC says cinematography is a discovery process, and it's the cinematographer's duty to rely on their intuition and be able to turn on a sixpence.

Steven Poster ASC
“Buyer beware”

Steven Poster ASC says the appliance of new technologies can only be successful when it helps storytellers.

Problems with modern day cinema & the rise of the drones

Tim Potter GBCT “Taxing times”

Barry Ackroyd BSC “Intellectual Property”

Roy H Wagner ASC
“Nothing but the truth”

Roy H Wagner ASC tells us the old ones are the best and why filmmakers need to freshen up their ideas.

UAV Training, 3D Home Cinema & Plasma Lights

Barry Ackroyd BSC
“Matter Of Life And Death”

Tim Potter GBCT
“The Plot Thickens”

Kees van Oostrum ASC
“Works of heart”

Kees van Oostrum ASC presents his perspectives on the nominees for the 2017 Academy Award for 'Best Cinematography'.

Embracing change

John Keedwell GBCT says anticipating change and working together is key - in the industry and during production.

Tim Potter GBCT
“A fair camera shake”

Barry Ackroyd BSC
“Truth drug”

I am A-camera

John Keedwell takes in a first-time Q&A event collaboration between the ACO and the GBCT, and laments the new trade show innovations.

Kees van Oostrum ASC
“Let’s get together”

New ASC president, Kees van Oostrum ASC calls for international collaboration between cinematographers, with a view to regaining creative control over the role of imagemakers.