The Mexican cinematographer on The Revenant confirmed his status as frontrunner for a third Oscar in a row with Sunday’s American Society Of Cinematographers win in Los Angeles.

Emmanuel Lubezki on the set of The Revenant 2

Lubezki beat fellow nominees Roger Deakins for Sicario, Janusz Kaminski for Bridge Of Spies, Ed Lachman for Carol, and John Seale for Mad Max: Fury Road.

It was Lubezki’s third ASC win in a row after triumphs for Gravity and Birdman. He won in 2012 for The Tree Of Life and in 2007 for Children Of Men.

John Toll received the lifetime achievement award.