The ASC Welcomes Zhao Xiaoding as a New Active Member
The Beijing native was nominated for a Best Cinematography Academy Award for his work on House of Flying Daggers.
Evening of Excellence: 2019 Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards
Honoring an array of innovators and expertise, with the night’s top award presented to the Society’s resident technology authority, Curtis Clark, ASC.
The ASC Welcomes Markus Förderer as a New Active Member
The German-born cinematographer has won two German Camera Awards for Best Cinematography.
An Open Letter: We Applaud AMPAS Reversal
“It is with great pride and respect that we write this letter commending the action of the Academy to reverse its decision...”
Camerimage Festival Director Offers Support Regarding Academy Awards Issue
“I truly hope that the Academy and the organizers of the Academy Awards will give back the cinematographers and other artists their due place during this most important ceremony for our industry.”
An Open Letter to AMPAS and the Producers of the 91st Annual Academy Awards Broadcast
“Since its inception, the Academy Awards telecast has been altered over time to keep the format fresh, but never by sacrificing the integrity of the Academy’s original mission.”
International Cinematographers Guild Response to Academy Controversy
“The news that the Academy had decided to alter the Oscars telecast by shortening certain craft awards was extremely disheartening.”
In Response to Academy Awards Controversy
ASC President Kees van Oostrum responds to the controversial decision to not air the Best Cinematography Award presentation live during the Oscars broadcast.