[UPDATE: Sorry. Somehow the comments got disabled on this post yesterday, so I’m bumping it back up to the top to give everyone another chance to make their selections.]

The American Society of Cinematographers announce their nominees today. We’ve expanded the sidebar to include more titles, but you guys might have other favorites.

[UPDATE #2: Nominations announced this morning:]

Roger Deakins, Revolutionary Road
Roger Deakins & Chris Menges, The Reader
Anthony Dod Mantle, Slumdog Millionaire
Claudio Miranda, Benjamin Button
Wally Pfister, The Dark Knight

Will any of the following be able to unseat the above nominees for Oscar?

Eduardo Serra, Defiance
Mandy Walker, Australia
Harry Savides, Milk
Stephen Soderbergh, Che
Colin Watkinson, The Fall

(from Variety, thanks to ladylurks)

Picture: “Frost/Nixon”
Actor: Frank Langella, “Frost/Nixon”
Actress: Kate Winslet, “Revolutionary Road,” “The Reader”
Supporting Actor: Heath Ledger, “The Dark Knight”
Supporting Actress: Marisa Tomei, “The Wrestler”
Director: Ron Howard, “Frost/Nixon”
Screenplay (Original or Adapted): Peter Morgan, “Frost/Nixon”
Cinematography: Claudio Miranda, “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Film Editing: Daniel P. Hanley and Mike Hill, “Frost/Nixon”
Score: James Newton Howard, “Defiance”
Song: “Another Way to Die,” “Quantum of Solace”
Family Film: “The Spiderwick Chronicles”
Documentary: “Man on Wire”
Animated Film: “Wall-E”
Foreign Film: “Mongol” (Russia)
Costume Design: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Art Direction: “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button”
Visual Effects: “Iron Man”
Youth in Film: David Kross, “The Reader”

Here is a rundown for the names of the various critics’ groups that have been shortened without explanation over the years:

ACE – Ace Eddie, Editors Guild
ADG – Art Design Guild
AFI – American Film Institute (also Australian Film Institute)
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