Originally Posted by ALP
I don't think Begins needed to be more epic. I thought the atmosphere and environment was perfect. The scenery, landscape, I loved in all. In fact I preferred it more in Begins than in TDK. I understand some people like things more epic though.
At the bare minimum, you have to admit the cinematography left a lot to be desired. Nolan filmed in pretty breathtaking and exotic locations, and had a really visually innovative fighting style integrated into the film, and in both cases, the cinematography simply did not do them justice.