“I think of horror films as art, as films of confrontation, films that make you confront aspects of your own life that are difficult to face. Just because you’re making a horror film doesn’t mean you can’t make an artful film.”
“A widescreen just makes a bad film twice as bad.”
When I was in film school, I read all the books I could find on cinematography. I understood the theory and technical process, but it wasn’t until I was put into a professional situation with a seasoned cinematographer that everything made sense. Everything I learned early on about cinematography was through a Hollywood veteran, a director of photography named Mac Ahlberg (HOUSE, RE-ANIMATOR, ...