14th time lucky as Deakins collects the Oscar for Blade Runner 2049

British cinematographer Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC won the Oscar for his cinematography work on director Denis Villeneuve’s sci-fi blockbuster Blade Runner 2049 at the 90th Academy Awards, held on March 4th at the Dolby Theatre, Los Angeles. Deakins’ win marks the end of a long run of nominations for the Academy Award, the cinematographer … Read more

Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC / Hail, Caesar!

Lights, camera, abduction… Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC /Hail, Caesar! Lights, camera, abduction… Roger Deakins CBE BSC ASC /Hail, Caesar! BY: Ron Prince Picture this. Hollywood. Early 1950s. Motion picture production is in full swing, with all manner of colourful productions and characters. Over at Capitol Pictures, rugged studio fixer Eddie Mannix is busily trying … Read more

Peter Doyle / Colouring Inside Llewyn Davis

Bruno Chrome Peter Doyle / Inside llewyn Davis Bruno Chrome Peter Doyle / Inside llewyn Davis With a career spanning over twenty years, Peter Doyle is one of the film industry’s most distinguished supervising digital colourist. Now supervising colourist at Technicolor, he is renowned for his remarkable handling of digital colour-grading and pioneering approach to … Read more

Roger Deakins BSC ASC / True Grit

Q & A with a True Brit Roger Deakins BSC ASC / True Grit Q & A with a True Brit Roger Deakins BSC ASC / True Grit BY: Bob Fisher True Grit is the 11th collaboration for Roger Deakins BSC ASC with filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen. Deakins earned four of his eight Oscar nominations … Read more