Birdman is sure to win this technical category due to being made to look like it was all taken in one shot, which would have been a big task for Lubezki.
- “Birdman,” (Lubezki, 1 win, 7 nominations)
- “Unbroken,” (Deakins, 12 nominations)
- “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” (Yeoman, first nomination)
- “Ida,” Lukasz Zal and (Lenczewski, first nomination)
- “Mr. Turner,” (Pope, 2 nominations)