Haskell Wexler, the cinematographer responsible for Hollywood classics like “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” and “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf,” declares in this video from the Global Cinematography Institute, that controlling the image is still the name of the game for a cinematographer. The tricky part about maintaining this role in today’s world, is that there are numerous other positions that also have key insight on the look of a scene, thanks to new technology.
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