The American Society of Cinematographers

Loyalty • Progress • Artistry
October 2015 online articles

President's Desk

The importance of art direction

online exclusive

Cinematographer Richard Rutkowski frames history for Manhattan, a TV series that chronicles the invention of the nuclear bomb.


Salvatore Totino, ASC, AIC, ventures to great heights.

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

Featured in the October Print Edition:

  • Sicario
  • Black Mass
  • Time Out of Mind
  • 99 Homes
  • A Walk in the Woods
  • Filmmakers' Forum: Concrete Night


  • Spectre
  • The Martian and The Walk
  • Steve Jobs
  • Legend


  • Short Takes: Best Man Wins
  • Production Slate:  Victoria and Jem and the Holograms
  • Filmmakers’ Forum:  George Spiro Dibie, ASC, looks at the ASC’s many educational outreach programs
  • ASC Close-Up: Mark Vargo


  • The Hateful Eight
  • Carol
  • The 33
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2


  • Short Takes: 2015 ASC Gordon Willis Heritage Award
  • Production Slate:  By the Sea and Creed
  • ASC Close-Up: Tom Hurwitz