Cinematographer Martin Ahlgren on a “One-Shot” scene in “Daredevil”

Cinematographer Martin Ahlgren on a “One-Shot” scene in “Daredevil”

Cinematographer Martin Ahlgren on a “one-shot” scene in “Daredevil.” From Sight, Sound & Story: The Art of Cinematography on December 6th, 2017.

Martin Ahlgren has been making movies since he was a teenager in Sweden with a Hi8 video camera and friends willing to be splattered in ketchup. After studying cinematography at School of Visual Arts in New York he got his start shooting commercials and music videos around the world, for artists like Kanye West, Rolling Stones and Beyoncé. Lately he has returned to longer form storytelling with independent features and television shows, such as “House of Cards” and “Daredevil,” and an upcoming new show for Netflix based on the cyberpunk novel “Altered Carbon.” He lives in New York with his Singaporean wife, American son, Canadian daughter, and a Rottweiler mutt from the Bronx.

“Marvel’s Daredevil,” or simply “Daredevil,” is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. It is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films of the franchise, and is the first in a series of shows that lead to “The Defenders” crossover miniseries. The series is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios and Goddard Textiles, with DeKnight Productions for the first season. Steven S. DeKnight serves as showrunner on the first season, with Doug Petrie and Marco Ramirez taking over for the second, and Erik Oleson joining the series as its showrunner for its third; Goddard serves as a consultant for the series.

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