Tag Archives: Cinematography

Terrence Malick’s ‘Tree of Life’ might blossom at theaters

HollywoodNews.com: Following rumors that “Tree of Life” was being sneak-previewed in pockets of the country, the Terrence Malick epic looks to be unloaded by its current distributor Apparition to another label. News will come shortly as to who that new distributor is. Nonetheless, there is anticipation that “Tree of Life”[...]

Bill Fraker goes to Heaven

By Bob Fisher HollywoodNews.com: Legendary cinematographer William A. Fraker, ASC, BSC went to heaven last Wednesday evening. Fraker was 86 years old. The story of his life and career is like a script for a feel good Hollywood movie. His grandmother was a teacher in Mexico during the revolution, which[...]

American Society of Cinematographers opens renovated clubhouse

HollywoodNews.com: The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) announced completion of the renovation and expansion of the organization’s historic clubhouse here today. Los Angeles Councilman Tom LeBonge and Hollywood Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Leron Gubler joined an array of venerable cinematographers, filmmakers and professionals from all sectors of the[...]

Pusheck Lauded by Women in Film

By Bob Fisher hollywoodnews.com: Cynthia Pusheck will receive the 2010 Kodak Vision Award at the Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles on June 1. The award is presented annually to a rising star in the galaxy of cinematographers. Pusheck[...]

AND THE OSCAR FOR CINEMATOGRAPHY GOES TO?

It is no longer news that Mauro Fiore, ASC took home an Oscar for his artful rendering of live-action images in Avatar. But, the reality is that cinematography tends to fly under the radar at the Academy Awards. Maybe it’s because none of the nominees was wearing a posh evening[...]

ASC Salutes Morgan Freeman

BY BOB FISHER Morgan Freeman will be in the spotlight during the 24th Annual American Society of Cinematographers Outstanding Achievement Awards celebration Saturday evening (February 27th) at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. The venerable actor will receive the ASC Board of Directors Award. The cinematographers reserve[...]

Steven Poster, ASC – “Street Photographer”

BY BOB FISHER An exhibition of still photography by Steven Poster, ASC is on display at Wisconsin Union Galleries at the University of Wisconsin, in Madison, Wisconsin. The exhibition is a retrospective of 40 years of what Poster describes as “street photography.” The still photography exhibit has traveled from Los[...]