Roger Deakins Now Has His Own Podcast to Break Down Everything About Filmmaking

What do you do after you win your second Oscar for Best Cinematography? Start a podcast.

Roger Deakins has officially launched the “Team Deakins” podcast along with his wife and longtime filmmaking collaborator James Ellis Deakins.

The podcast has debuted six episodes as of May 3 that cover a wide array of filmmaking topics: Composition, practical lighting, the switch from film to digital, and more.

Deakins took home the Best Cinematography Oscar this year for “1917,” his second Academy Award after “Blade Runner 2049.” As James Deakins told Collider, the recent global lockdown inspired the cinematography duo to finally sit down together and start recording episodes.“We have been doing our website for years now and love connecting with people who are starting out and sharing our experience with them,” James Deakins said.

“Over the years, we have done many Q&As and, afterwards, answered individual questions and realized that we often answer the same questions.

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