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"Lord of the Rings" Cinematographer Andrew Lesnie dies at 59

“Our memories of Andrew will always be of a wonderful and caring person who looked out for the technicians around him, was keen to have a good laugh and keep everyone jollied along even when things were at the most stressful for everyone,” Weta founders Richard and Tania Taylor wrote on Facebook. 275 more words

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Lord of the Rings Cinematographer Andrew Lesnie Dies at 59

Andrew Lesnie, who won an Academy Award for Best Cinematography for 2001’s The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, has died at the age of 59… 242 more words

Obliteration of Imagination

A friend linked to this article, which suggests that fantasy films, shiny and pleasing to look at as they may be, can have a deleterious effect on the imagination. 396 more words

Thinky Thoughts

Academy Award-Winning Cinematographer Andrew Lesnie Dead At Age 59

Andrew Lesnie’s 35 year career covered every genre of film that shot in his native Australia. His career moved to bigger-budget affairs after the success of… 230 more words


Seattle and the EMP Museum

On the final day of our recent trip to Portland and Seattle for the NCAA men’s basketball tournaments Geoff and I were in Seattle. We got there fairly early that day and had plenty of time to enjoy downtown Seattle and the… 355 more words

Broken Lens

One of my many little secrets is that I keep watching Making-ofs and Behind-the-Scenes material packed in the bonus sections of DVDs/ Blu-Ray… 109 more words

The Geeky

Casting Real People "Non-Actors" for "Game of Thrones vs Lord of the Rings" Who have real knowledge of the series in your opinion as to why "their" series is the best in New York!

CASTING REAL PEOPLE IN NEW YORK – please share with your non-actor friends!

Game of Thrones vs Lord of the Rings
Shoots May 14, paying $300 for a 6 hour day, for a video that will run on YouTube. 155 more words

Casting Calls And Auditions