The American Society of Cinematographers

Loyalty • Progress • Artistry
April 2013 online articles

Hello, Yellow Brick Road

Peter Deming, ASC revisits a magical realm with Oz the Great and Powerful

Lyrical Images
online exclusive

Q&A with cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, AMC on shooting To the Wonder

Presidents Desk

On previsualizing

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

Featured in the April Print Edition:

  • The Place Beyond the Pines
  • In the Picture
  • Sundance Film Festival: Mother of George, Fruitvale, Big Sur, Houston, No, Narco Cultura
  • 7x6x2
  • War Witch
  • The Darkest Day
Featured Titles
The Last Emperor (1987)
Cin: Vittorio Storaro, ASC, AIC
Dir: Bernardo Bertolucci
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Cin: Harold Rosson, ASC
Dir: Victor Fleming
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Cin: Adrian Biddle, BSC
Dir: Ridley Scott


  • Oblivion
  • 42
  • Midnight’s Children
  • DMX Lighting
  • Academy Scientific and Technical Awards


  • Short Takes: Justin Timberlake video “Suit & Tie”
  • Production Slate: Trance and The Reluctant Fundamentalist
  • ASC Close Up: Paul Maibaum


  • Star Trek Into Darkness
  • The Great Gatsby
  • The Iceman
  • Something in the Air


  • Short Takes: Chevy Volt commercial shot by Eric Koretz
  • Production Slate: Spring Breakers and Frances Ha
  • ASC Close Up: Shelly Johnson