The ASC Summit report

The 3rd ASC summit ran in 4 consecutive days. The headquarters were based in the ASC Club House a few yards from Dolby Theatre and Hollywood Boulevard. This is a resumé of the multiple activities and presentations that took place.

IMAGO and coming activities

IMAGO will be strongly represented at Cinec in Munich, from 22nd to 24th of September. The next IMAGO International Awards for Cinematographers will be held in Belgrade, Serbia, on 1t6th of March 2018, and invitations to all IMAGO Societies to enter films into competition will be sent out in September.

Notes by the president

President Paul René Roestad reports.

ICS, the International Cinematographer´s Summit 2018

40 Cinematographer´s Societies with close to 100 international cinematographers were present during the 2018 ICS In Los Angeles in June. Arranged biannually by the American Society of Cinematographers, the ICS is a unique opportunity for international Cinematographers to meet and discuss common challenges.



ASC Summit

The 3rd ASC International cinematography summit (ICS) closed once again with great success. The whole program planed by the ASC International committee lead by Suki Medencevic ASC SAS along with Patty, Delphine and Alex and Alex got involved a record number of 80 delegates representing 40 societies around the globe. Perhaps more than half of the delegates in representation of their societies are cinematographers living in LA whom keep strong links with their homeland societies.

FSF day

The Swedish society of cinematographers holds its very first FSF Day and to commemorate the occasion invites Seamus McGarvey the Irish cinematographer winner of the IMAGO best Cinematography award in 2017 with the film « Nocturnal Animals» The conversation will be conducted by Benjamin Bergery.


ABC Semana-Cinemateca de Sao Paulo- May 9-12

ABC was founded in 2000. They are part of Imago and of the newly founded FELAFC / Federação Latino-Americana de Autores de Fotografia Cinematográfica.

ABC counts around 170 members as cinematographers but they also gather Art Directors, Camera Operators, Camera Assistants…