The American Society of Cinematographers

Loyalty • Progress • Artistry
November 2013 online articles

Facing the Void

Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, AMC launches groundbreaking strategies on Gravity

Presidents Desk

On serving the story photographically

ASC Close-Up
Brief interviews with ASC members about their careers and inspirations. This month: SEamus McGarvey

Featured in the November Print Edition:

  • All Is Lost
  • Captain Phillips
  • Metallica Through the Never
  • 2013 Emmy Awards
  • Short Takes: London Grammar, “Strong”
  • Production Slate: The Fifth Estate
Featured Titles
Backdraft (1991)
Cin: Mikael Salomon, ASC
Dir: Ron Howard
Blade Runner (2007)
Cin: Jordan Cronenweth, ASC
Dir: Ridley Scott
Star Wars: The Complete Saga (1977-2005)
Cin: Gilbert Taylor, BSC; Peter Suchitzky, ASC, BSC; Alan Hume, BSC; David Tattersall, BSC
Dir: George Lucas


  • The Wolf of Wall Street
  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Labor Day
  • Thor: The Dark World


  • Short Takes: the award-winning short project Drone, which they shot digitally with the Arri Alexa.
  • Production Slate:  Homefront and Black Nativity
  • ASC Close Up: Michael Slovis


  • Inside Llewyn Davis
  • The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
  • Her
  • The Invisible Woman


  • Short Takes: the award-winning short project Lu,.
  • Production Slate:  American Hustle and The Book Thief
  • ASC Close Up: Michael Bonvillain