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Don McAlpine ACS ASC

Don McAlpine ACS ASC

On a school cultural excursion in the late 1950s to the ABC-TV Gore Hill, Don McAlpine discovered the News Office. There was a door, 'News Supervisor'... More »

3 May 2005

Jack Gardiner ACS (1921-1996)

Jack Gardiner ACS (1921-1996)

Jack became interested in photography in his early teens, getting his first camera in 1935 on his 14th birthday. Thus the seeds for his future in ... More »

3 May 2005

John Gaskell Leake OAM ACS (1929-2009)

John Gaskell Leake OAM ACS (1929-2009)

On November 17, 1944 John commenced work as an office boy at Movietone News - Sydney. Then in 1945 and much to his delight, John was promoted to truck... More »

3 May 2005

John Seale AM ACS ASC

John Seale AM ACS ASC

John started work in 1963 at the ABC-TV at Gore Hill - in the stationary department, dispensing biros and pestering Chief Cameraman Bert Nicholas for ... More »

3 May 2005

John William (Bill) Trerise ACS (1898-1987)

John William (Bill) Trerise ACS (1898-1987)

One of Australia's early pioneer cameramen, Bill Trerise was respectfully known as "Bloody Bill" because of his famous short fuse. Bill began life in ... More »

3 May 2005

Neil Davis (1934-1985)

Neil Davis (1934-1985)

In 1961 Neil joined the ABC as a cine-cameraman but left in December 1963 to take a job as Visnews's cameraman and correspondent in south-east Asia, b... More »

3 May 2005

Robert (Bob) Feeney ACS (1925-2002)

Robert (Bob) Feeney ACS (1925-2002)

Bob Feeney commenced work at Movietone News in Sept. 1941 as an office boy, but after a few months was assigned to the editing room under the then Chi... More »

3 May 2005

Ross Wood Snr. ACS (1916-1980)

Ross Wood Snr. ACS (1916-1980)

In 1932, sixteen-year-old Ross Wood began his film career as an office boy at Fox Movietone News, where his older brother Syd Wood also worked. Syd wa... More »

3 May 2005

Vernon Frederick Wagstaff ACS (1909-1995)

Vernon Frederick Wagstaff ACS (1909-1995)

Vernon Frederick Wagstaff was born at Bendigo in Oct 1909 and educated at Bendigo Technical College where he graduated as an Engineer.   Vern and hi... More »

3 May 2005

 
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