All posts tagged "James Laxton"
The Underground Railroad Director Barry Jenkins Talks With DP James Laxton: ‘This Is the Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Done’May 22, 2021
Cinematographer James Laxton remembers his first collaborations with director Barry Jenkins at Florida State University’s film...
If Beale Street Could Talk DP James Laxton on Using the Large Format Alexa 65 Freely for Barry Jenkins’ Period RomanceMarch 26, 2019
Director Barry Jenkins and cinematographer James Laxton have enjoyed a meteoric rise through the industry together,...
Color Commentary: A Seasoned Colorist Breaks Down the Process, and How It Will Enhance Your MovieFebruary 4, 2019
Your colorist is the most elusive-yet integral member of your post-production team. Whether you’re aware of it or not, color’s unique essence directly...
Video - Directing
Watch: Barry Jenkins Rides the Cinematic High of Wong Kar-wai’s In the Mood For LoveNovember 30, 2016
How can a film’s setting feel so massive in scope and scale, yet so insular, as if...
Eye Piece: Moonlight DP James Laxton Illuminates Miami’s Bold, Blue, Beautiful DarknessOctober 18, 2016
Following the life of Chiron, a young man coming of age in Miami during the “War...
Whats in Your Kit
What’s in Your Kit?, Sundance 2016 Edition: Cinematographer James Laxton (Yoga Hosers)January 8, 2016
For our series What’s in Your Kit, we ask a range of working cinematographers to share...