Celebrating 100 Years

Motion Imaging Technology Council

The ASC’s Centennial memorializes a vital part of Hollywood history that began in 1919, when a small group of cinematographers founded the motion-picture industry’s first professional organization. Learn more about this rich legacy and the ASC members responsible for bringing it to life.

ASC Vision

Friends of ASC

The ASC believes cinematographers and their fellow filmmakers should reflect the diverse population of the world at large, irrespective of gender, race, religion, economic status or orientation, and is committed to encouraging and providing advancement for the underrepresented.


ASC Master Class

ASC Members generate a variety of educational opportunities. Learn cinematography from the best in our five-day seminar taught in Los Angeles by some of the best cinematographers in the world.

Photo Gallery V2

ASC Photo Gallery

The ASC Photo Gallery launched in 2017 with the intention of showcasing other visual work of the some of the top cinematographers in the world. “We’re all visual artists who tell stories — that’s what cinematographers do,”

Photo by Isidore Mankofsky, ASC

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