The American Society of Cinematographers

Loyalty • Progress • Artistry
December 2013 online articles

Boom and Bust

Rodrigo Prieto, ASC, AMC visualizes stockbroker’s wild ride for The Wolf of Wall Street

Presidents Desk

On appreciating cinematography

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

Featured in the December Print Edition:

  • 12 Years a Slave
  • Thor: The Dark World
  • Labor Day
  • Short Takes: Drone
  • Production Slate: Homefront,
    Black Nativity
Featured Titles
All the President's Men (1976)
Cin: Gordon Willis, ASc
Dir: Alan J. Pakula
Bugsy (1991)
Cin: Allen Daviau, ASC
Dir: Barry Levinson
Patton (1970)
Cin: Fred Koenekamp, ASC
Dir: Franklin J. Schaffner
A Star is Born (1954)
Cin: Sam Leavitt, ASC
Dir: George Cukor


  • 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


  • The Monuments Men
  • ASC Lifetime Achievement Award: Dean Cundey, ASC
  • ASC International Award: Eduardo Serra, ASC, AFC
  • ASC Career Achievement in Television Award: Richard Rawlings Jr., ASC


  • Short Takes: the short project The Body
  • Production Slate:  Visitors and Tim's Vermeer
  • Filmmakers’ Forum: Cinematographer Nic Sadler on Cavemen
  • ASC Close Up: Javier Aguirresarobe