Linus Sandgren FSF / La La Land

Song and dance Linus Sandgren FSF / La La Land Song and dance Linus Sandgren FSF / La La Land BY: Ron Prince Although it was produced for a modest $30million, La La Land has big production panache. It looks set to be a box office sensation too. At the time of going to press … Read more

Secrets of the Master
(Part 1 Of 2)

Secrets of the Master (Part 1 of 2) Vittorio Storaro AIC ASC / Café Society Secrets of the Master (Part 1 of 2) Vittorio Storaro AIC ASC / Café Society Triple Oscar-winning cinematographer, Vittorio Storaro AIC ASC, shares his experiences of shooting Woody Allen’s romantic comedy Café Society digitally, and offers some sage advice for up-and-coming cinematographers. … Read more

Lens Control Systems launches Cinefade depth-of-field system

In partnership with cmotion Lens Control Systems of Vienna, Austria, London-based filmmaker Oliver Janesh Christiansen has developed Cinefade, a new system that enables cinematographers to gradually vary the sharpness of the background in a motion-picture shot at constant exposure, whilst keeping the foreground in focus. Cinefade is an in-camera effect that can immerse viewers in … Read more

ICG’s Emerging Cinematographer Awards celebrates 20 years launching careers

The Emerging Cinematographer Awards, presented by the International Cinematographers Guild, IATSE Local 600, will be held on Sunday, September 25, 2016, at 5:00 PM, located at the Directors Guild Theater, followed by a cocktail reception. To attend the Los Angeles premiere event, please visit www.ecawards.net to RSVP! Awards screenings will also be held in NYC (October … Read more

International Cinematographers Summit in Los Angeles

Many IMAGO board members attended the ASC International Cinematographers Summit in Los Angeles at the beginning of June. With around 70 cinematographers from around the world participating, the summit discussed common challenges like the future for cinematographers in the digital age, archiving, ACES, frame rates, laser projection and much more. Representatives from more than 30 … Read more