Understanding the Cinematography of Matthew Libatique

Matthew Libatique is one of the most popular working cinematographers today, and is Darren Aronofsky’s main collaborator. In this video and article I go through some of his cinematography lighting and camera techniques to help you understand his unique style.

Just to be clear: Matthew Libatique changes his style to suit the movies he shoots. The goal of this video and article is to drum up enthusiasm and a yearning to learn more.

Warning: I do not claim this knowledge is 100% accurate. Just think of it as an endorsement of his work. If you want accuracy, look someplace else.