The American Society of Cinematographers

Loyalty • Progress • Artistry
April 2016 online articles

President's Desk

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

A Clash of Titans

Larry Fong, ASC and director Zack Snyder employ film negative and customized optics to capture an epic face-off between iconic superheroes in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.

Top-Dollar Camerawork
online exclusive

Cinematographer Jake Polonsky, BSC delivers two visually distinct worlds in the Showtime series Billions.

Featured in the April Print Edition:

  • Vilmos Zsigmond, ASC, HCS - Tribute
  • Haskell Wexler, ASC - Tribute
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  • Practical Optics: Testing Different Sensor Sizes
  • Nocturnes
  • 11.22.63
  • Ghost Adventures


  • The Jungle Book
  • Demolition
  • Containment
  • Hap and Leonard
  • ASC Award Winners and Nominees


  • Short Takes: Everything Will Be Okay
  • Production Slate:  Hardcore Henry and Too Late
  • ASC Close-Up: David Klein


  • Captain America: Civil War
  • The Nice Guys
  • A Beautiful Planet
  • Alice Through the Looking Glass


  • Short Takes: Panic! at the Disco music video “Death of a Bachelor”
  • Production Slate:  High-Rise and Love & Friendship
  • ASC Close-Up: Frederic Goodich