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Roger Deakins Knighted at Windsor Castle

Legendary cinematographer Roger Deakins was knighted Feb. 1 by Prince Charles at Windsor Castle. He is the first cinematographer to receive this recognition. “The knighthood was an incredible honor that must be shared with my crew and collaborators. They are the reason I have been able to do what I’ve done. It’s a wonderful recognition […]

Oscar-Winning Cinematographer Roger Deakins Collects Personal Photos in First-Ever Book

Cinematographer Roger Deakins’ credits include everything from Barton Fink and The Shawshank Redemption to the upcoming Sam Mendes film Empire of Light. But one of his first jobs behind the camera saw Deakins’ lens trained on a flock of sheep. The commission was to document life in England’s rural North Devon — from the livestock […]

Lesley Manville, Roger Deakins, Toby Jones Named on U.K’s New Year Honours List

Lesley Manville, Roger Deakins, and Toby Jones have all been named on the U.K's New Year Honors List, with Deakins set to be knighted.

Oscars: Roger Deakins Claims Second Cinematography Win for ‘1917’

Roger Deakins won his second cinematography Oscar for '1917' on Sunday at the 92nd Academy Awards.

‘1917’ Cinematographer Roger Deakins Shares Personal Photos — On Sets and Off (Exclusive)

'1917' cinematographer Roger Deakins shares with The Hollywood Reporter an exclusive selection of arresting images taken on-set and off.

Roger Deakins Tops ASC Cinematographers Awards with ‘1917’ Win

Roger Deakins on Saturday won the ASC Cinematographers Award for '1917.'

Sam Mendes, Roger Deakins Describe “Exhilarating” ‘1917’ Production in ‘Behind the Screen’

Sam Mendes and Roger Deakins describe "exhilarating" '1917' production in a new episode of The Hollywood Reporter's 'Behind the Screen.'

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 Richardson.

“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 that make movie magic: "We had to be invisible."

New Video Shows How Sam Mendes, Roger Deakins Shot ‘1917’ to Appear as One Continuous Take

Universal released a behind-the-scenes video on the making of Sam Mendes’ upcoming WWI drama '1917,' which provides the first look at the way it was uniquely lensed to appear as one continuous take to create a real-time experience.

Cinematographer Roger Deakins Featured in ‘Behind the Screen’ Podcast

Cinematographer Roger Deakins featured in THR's 'Behind the Screen' podcast.

Roger Deakins Wins British Society of Cinematographers Award

Roger Deakins' work on 'Blade Runner 2049' received the British Society of Cinematographers award for best cinematography in a theatrical release.