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Cinematographer Roundtable: Pros From ‘News of the World,’ ‘One Night in Miami’ and More on What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Their Jobs

The DPs of 'Mulan,' 'Nomadland,' 'Mank' and 'I'm No Longer Here' also share their inspirations and who drives diversity the most on productions. 

Listen to The Hollywood Reporter’s Full Cinematographer Roundtable on ‘Behind the Screen’

Listen to The Hollywood Reporter's Full Cinematographer Roundtable on 'Behind the Screen,' featuring Roger Deakins, Natasha Braier, Cesar Charlone, Caleb Deschanel, Rodrigo Prieto and Robert…

“The Camera Writes”: Roger Deakins, Caleb Deschanel and the Cinematographer Roundtable

Six leading lensers — including César Charlone, Natasha Braier, Rodrigo Prieto and Robert Richardson — discuss how to shoot an eight-and-a-half-minute take, when to create a digital sun and the shots…

“I Shoot for the Premiere, I Shoot for the Release”: The Cinematographer Roundtable

Cinematographers Linus Sandgren, James Laxton, Rachel Morrison, Matthew Libatique, Chayse Irvin and Lukasz Zal discuss creating those iconic scenes and capturing concerts in films such as 'A Star Is…

Cinematographer Roundtable: 6 Pros on Happy Accidents and Being “Fed Up” With the Film-vs.-Digital Debate

The lensing experts behind 'Blade Runner 2049,' 'Dunkirk,' 'Mudbound,' 'The Post,' 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.,' 'The Shape of Water' and 'Suburbicon' open up about their craft and finding a balance with…

Cinematographer Roundtable: Film vs. Digital, Working With Scorsese and Which Phone Takes the Best Pictures

Six top cinematographers from 'Silence', 'La La Land', 'Fences', 'Arrival' and more reveal the secrets that take their craft beyond "beautiful pictures" — and their off-duty camera of choice ("Yeah…

Watch THR’s Full, Uncensored Cinematographer Roundtable With Tarantino’s Robert Richardson and More

THR's Roundtables air on Sundance TV. The shows air Sunday at 8 a.m. PT on channel 557 on DirecTV, 126 on Dish nationwide and at 11 a.m. ET/PT on cable (channel 625 on TWC in L.A., 94 in NYC).

Cinematographer Roundtable: Cons of CG, Betraying Oliver Stone and When to Quit a Film

Six top directors of photography — Robert Richardson ('The Hateful Eight'), Alwin Kuchler ('Steve Jobs'), Danny Cohen ('The Danish Girl,' 'Room'), Linus Sandgren ('Joy'), Masanobu Takayanagi ('Black…

Why Ben Affleck and David Fincher Didn’t Clash on the ‘Gone Girl’ Set

Cinematographer Jeff Cronenweth says Oscar winner Affleck was eager to learn from Fincher

Cinematography Roundtable: Roger Deakins and 5 Other Top DPs on Angelina Jolie’s Directing Style, Shooting Through Hurricanes and Film vs. Digital

The visionaries behind some of the year's most visually striking movies — 'Unbroken,' 'Into the Woods,' 'Gone Girl,' 'The Theory of Everything,' 'Noah' and 'Mr. Turner' — open up about everything…