Hoyte van Hoytema FSF NSC ASC / Dunkirk

The greatest escape Hoyte van Hoytema FSF NSC ASC / Dunkirk The greatest escape Hoyte van Hoytema FSF NSC ASC / Dunkirk One could be forgiven for assuming that Dunkirk is a traditional war movie. But think again. Its director, Christopher Nolan, has expressly stated that it is, first and foremost, a suspenseful, survival experience. … Read more

Mark Patten / Taboo

The dark side Mark Patten / Taboo The dark side Mark Patten / Taboo How do you convey the inner turmoil of a 19th century adventurer, whilst simultaneously fleshing out his movements through the filthy streets and sumptuous rooms of Regency London? This was the challenge for Mark Patten, director of photography on Taboo, a … Read more

Emmanuel Lubezki AMC ASC / The Revenant

Grizzly Adventure Emmanuel Lubezki AMC ASC / The Revenant Grizzly Adventure Emmanuel Lubezki AMC ASC / The Revenant A “revenant” is a spirit that returns seemingly from the dead. Whilst exploring the snowy wilderness of Wyoming during the 1820s, fabled frontiersman and trapper Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) sustains terrible injuries during a brutal assault by … Read more

John Seale ACS ASC / Mad Max: Fury Road

Road Rage  John Seale ACS ASC / Mad Max: Fury Road Road Rage  John Seale ACS ASC / Mad Max: Fury Road Mad Max: Fury Road  is the much-anticipated, fourth instalment in writer/director George Miller’s post-apocalyptic, high-octane, action franchise. It is also the first digital film for cinematographer John Seale ACS ASC, whose storied career … Read more

Wally Pfister ASC BSC / The Dark Knight Rises

Eye Max    Wally Pfister ASC, BSC / The Dark Knight Rises Eye Max    Wally Pfister ASC, BSC / The Dark Knight Rises The collaborative relationship between Christopher Nolan and Wally Pfister ASC is like the script for a classic, feel-good movie where seemingly impossible dreams come true. The Dark Knight Rises is their … Read more

Wally Pfister ASC / Inception

Encore Performance Wally Pfister ASC / Inception Encore Performance Wally Pfister ASC / Inception Christopher Nolan, Wally Pfister ASC and producer Emma Thomas have collaborated on the creation of another breathtaking motion picture. Inception follows in the wake of Memento, Insomnia, Batman Begins, The Prestige and The Dark Knight. The Warner Bros. film revolves around … Read more