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DELUXE AUSTRALIA LAUNCHES DELUXE DAILIESVU

DELUXE AUSTRALIA LAUNCHES DELUXE DAILIESVU

DELUXE AUSTRALIA LAUNCHES DELUXE DAILIESVU™ ON UPCOMING FEATURE TRUTH – ADVANCING SYDNEY AND AUSTRALIA’S FILM AND TELEVISION POST-PRODUCTION CAPABILITIES Cost-effective and fully customisable portal for viewing digital dailies on portable ... Read More
CINEMATOGRAPHY in PROGRESS CONFERENCE 2014 – Belgium

CINEMATOGRAPHY in PROGRESS CONFERENCE 2014 – Belgium

CINEMATOGRAPHY in PROGRESS CONFERENCE 2014 – Belgium Initial Report – December 2014 Andrew Hyde & Ashley Barron Cinematographers, professors and teaches from across Europe and beyond gathered in Belgium on ... Read More
KidzFlicks REPORT BY ACS MEMBER RICHARD WILMOT

KidzFlicks REPORT BY ACS MEMBER RICHARD WILMOT

Kidz Flicks ~ from the set of “The Things Parents Get Up To” Turnover, Mark It, Camera Set, Action! Words we have all heard many times in our careers. The ... Read More
President's Report - December 2014

President’s Report – December 2014

Greeting ACS colleagues and friends, November…whew what a month!! The Awards season is officially over for this year, and I congratulate all those who entered and those who received awards ... Read More
Congratulations to all the 2014 QLD Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the 2014 QLD Awards Winners

2014 ACS Cinematography Awards ~ Queensland CineKids Gold Certificate: Tori Aston ~ Gold Student Cinematography GOLD: Francis Thompson ~ Fell SILVER: Lucas Tomoana ~ Trapped BRONZE: Tennyson Tostee ~ Hydrotherapy ... Read More
Congratulations to all the 2014 VIC & TAS Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the 2014 VIC & TAS Awards Winners

2014 ACS Cinematography Awards ~ Victoria and Tasmania CineKids Gold Certificate: Cat Warren ~ Drop the Game Encouragement Award: Lola Hewison ~ Knock 'em Dead Student Cinematography GOLD: Josh Farmelo ... Read More
FINNISH SOC ~ Invitation 5-7 December 2014.

FINNISH SOC ~ Invitation 5-7 December 2014.

Nordic-Baltic conference of cinematographers at Hanasaari-Hanaholmen Swedish-Finnish Culture Centre, near Helsinki, in 5-7 December 2014. FINNISH SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHERS INVITATION Finnish Society of Cinematographers F.S.C. will organize a Nordic-Baltic conference ... Read More
IMAGO ...is now the de facto world body

IMAGO …is now the de facto world body

Article re-published ~ NZCS November Newsletter IMAGO is 'The European Federation of Cinematographers' but is now the de facto world body. The main purpose of the Federation is to champion ... Read More
Congratulations to all the 2014 NSW & ACT Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the 2014 NSW & ACT Awards Winners

2014 ACS Cinematography Awards ~ New South Wales and Australian Capital Territory CineKids Gold Certificate: Momoko Hill-Travis ~ The Phantom Of Newtown Student Cinematography GOLD: Benjamin Cotgrove ~ Sailboats SILVER: ... Read More
SA Freeze Frame Images ~ On Sale Now

SA Freeze Frame Images ~ On Sale Now

Freeze Frame Exhibition was held in Adelaide Airport All Images were shot by SA Branch members and displayer from September through October in the Adelaide Terminl. Prints are for sale ... Read More
Congratulations to all the 2014 SA & WA Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the 2014 SA & WA Awards Winners

2014 ACS Cinematography Awards ~ South Australia and Western Australia Winners CineKids No Entries Student Cinematography GOLD: Jordan Agutter ~ The Crane Wife ~ SA SILVER: Caroline Fisher ~ Source ... Read More
President's Report - November 2014

President’s Report – November 2014

Greetings ACS members, colleagues and friends, Greeting ACS colleagues and friends, Here we are in November - Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival month and, on the ACS calendar, our ACS Awards for ... Read More
Congratulations to all the 2014 NT Awards Winners

Congratulations to all the 2014 NT Awards Winners

2014 ACS Cinematography Awards ~ Northern Territory CineKids GOLD CERTIFICATE: Maxim Hussey ~ Lego Adventure 3: Attack of the Giant Pig! ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD: Maxim Hussey ~ Arm Accident Student Cinematography ... Read More
President's Report - October 2014

President’s Report – October 2014

Greetings ACS members, colleagues and friends, October and November are both incredibly busy months for the Society at all levels, but towards the end of September, two of the most important ... Read More
Book Cinematography Awards Tickets - All State & Territory Links Here!!!

Book Cinematography Awards Tickets – All State & Territory Links Here!!!

24th October 2014: Northern Territory Awards Follow this link for tickets to NT Awards Night » 1st November 2014: Western Australian & South Australian Awards Follow this link for tickets ... Read More
Deluxe Australia Launches Industry Support Fund

Deluxe Australia Launches Industry Support Fund

Bolstering its Commitment to the Industry with Funding for Services, Talent Development and Promotion GOLD COAST — 14 Oct. 2014 — Deluxe Australia today launched the Deluxe Heartbeat Fund, which encompasses ... Read More
President's Report - September 2014

President’s Report – September 2014

2014 NATIONAL AGM REPORT 15/9/2013 Before we begin I would ask we stand and recognise the loss of one of our industries great cinematographers, mentors and characters. I refer to Peter ... Read More
SciFi Film Festival calling for Entries

SciFi Film Festival calling for Entries

SciFi Film Festival calling for Entries SciFi Film Festival is dedicated to promoting sci fi film culture and celebrate all things science fiction, with $8,500 in cash prizes. Have you made ... Read More
CINE SURVEY ~ Please take a few minutes to help out.

CINE SURVEY ~ Please take a few minutes to help out.

Dear Cinematographers, Lenses are one of the most important tools to create a look in film and television. In times of 4K/8K and Ultra High definition, lens manufacturers are developing ... Read More
President's Blog ~ August 2014

President’s Blog ~ August 2014

Greetings ACS colleagues and friends, With so much turmoil in the world at this time, we often refer to the "tyranny of distance" when talking about where Australia is situated ... Read More
WE ARE SARAH JONES - NEVER FORGET NEVER AGAIN

WE ARE SARAH JONES – NEVER FORGET NEVER AGAIN

WE ARE SARAH JONES - NEVER FORGET NEVER AGAIN ... Read More
Australian Cinematographers Society Launches ACS CineKids

Australian Cinematographers Society Launches ACS CineKids

PRESS RELEASE Sydney Australia, 5 June 2014 – At the recent ACS General Meeting held in Brisbane, the ACS National Executive proudly launched its latest initiative - ACS CineKids. This ... Read More
President's Blog - July 2014

President’s Blog – July 2014

Greetings ACS colleagues, What a fantastic time it’s been of late, with the National Awards in Brisbane, Cine Gear, ACS HQ events, the Miller raffle presentation, ARRI presentation of the ... Read More
CANON AUSTRALIA - ACS NATIONAL EQUIPMENT INITIATIVE

CANON AUSTRALIA – ACS NATIONAL EQUIPMENT INITIATIVE

CALLING FOR SUBMISSIONS Objective: The provision of CANON professional imaging equipment to the ACS cinematography community. To inspire applicants to do more with their imagery using the best possible tools ... Read More
CANON AUSTRALIA - ACS NATIONAL EQUIPMENT INITIATIVE

CANON AUSTRALIA – ACS NATIONAL EQUIPMENT INITIATIVE

2015 - 16 SUBMISSIONS NOW OPEN Objective: The provision of CANON professional imaging equipment to the ACS cinematography community. To inspire them to do more with their imagery using the ... Read More
Tusitala Club ~ Lunchtime, 2nd Thursday of the Month, City of Sydney RSL

Tusitala Club ~ Lunchtime, 2nd Thursday of the Month, City of Sydney RSL

Tusitala Club ~ "Teller of Tales" An invitation to all members of the film industry to catch up with friends and associates from past and present at the Tusitala Club ... Read More
Congratulations to all our National Award Winners

Congratulations to all our National Award Winners

2014 43rd National ACS Awards for Cinematography Student Cinematography Golden Tripod: Robert Bakken (QLD) for "Rain" Experimental & Specialised Golden Tripod: Lachlan Milne ACS (NSW) for "Woody" Award of Distinction: ... Read More
The actual ARRIFLEX 435 Serial No. 7485, Andrew Lesnie ACS ASC used in "Lord of the Rings"

The actual ARRIFLEX 435 Serial No. 7485, Andrew Lesnie ACS ASC used in “Lord of the Rings”

ARRIFLEX 435, Serial No. 7485 ~ New home at ACS HQ. First of all, I hope this finds all of you well and ready for a nice Easter weekend. It ... Read More
President's Blog - May 2014

President’s Blog – May 2014

Greetings ACS colleagues, The countdown is definitely on to our 2014 ACS National Awards for Cinematography on Saturday, May 24 in Brisbane at The Tivoli, with our very special Guest ... Read More
NFSA and ACS to reward new cinematography talents

NFSA and ACS to reward new cinematography talents

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) and the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) invite young cinematographers to apply for the 2014 NFSA-ACS John Leake OAM ACS Award. The ... Read More
President's Blog - March 2014

President’s Blog – March 2014

Greeting ACS colleagues, Our 2014 ACS National Awards for Cinematography happens on Saturday, May 24 this year in Brisbane at The Tivoli, when the Golden Tripods and of course the ... Read More
SPECIAL BIG SCREEN PRESENTATION OF "2001" Plus Q & A with the film's stars.

SPECIAL BIG SCREEN PRESENTATION OF “2001” Plus Q & A with the film’s stars.

FRIDAY MARCH 28 AT 7.30PM. TICKETS ARE $25. Here’s a rare opportunity to see the cult classic 2001:A SPACE ODYSSEY on a big screen AND meet the film’s original stars ... Read More
VIRTUAL CINEMATOGRAPHY

VIRTUAL CINEMATOGRAPHY

The ACS was the first Guild in the world to introduce a specific category to recognise the incredible talent of the VIRTUAL CINEMATOGRAPHY practitioner. Last year's ACS Golden Tripod Award ... Read More
President's Blog - February 2014

President’s Blog – February 2014

Greeting ACS colleagues, Put the kettle on, butter a scone, open the Tim Tams or pour a glass and then sit back and enjoy a great read with this month’s ... Read More
Joan Churchill ASC Honored at Camerimage

Joan Churchill ASC Honored at Camerimage

Joan Churchill ASC This past November, at the culminating awards ceremony at Camerimage Festival in Poland, Joan Churchill ASC took the stage and accepted the Award for Outstanding Achievement in ... Read More
Congratulations to the winners of the 3rd AACTA International Awards - 11 January 2014

Congratulations to the winners of the 3rd AACTA International Awards – 11 January 2014

Don't forget to book your Awards Tickets...... AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY OF CINEMA AND TELEVISION ARTS ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE 3rd AACTA INTERNATIONAL AWARDS LOS ANGELES: Friday 10, January 2014 8.00pm (PST) SYDNEY: ... Read More
The ACS is proud to advise the membership of the 2014 BAFTA Award Nominees for Best Cinematogrpahy:

The ACS is proud to advise the membership of the 2014 BAFTA Award Nominees for Best Cinematogrpahy:

...and the Nominees for Best Cinematography are: BRUNO DELBONNEL AFC ASC - "Inside Llewyn Davis" BARRY ACKROYD BSC - "Captain Phillips" PHEDON PAPAMICHAEL ASC - "Nebraska" EMMANUEL LUBEZKI ASC AMC ... Read More
President's Blog - January 2014

President’s Blog – January 2014

Happy New Year to my fellow ACS members, sponsors, supporters and friends. It was only yesterday I was sitting in the comfortable surrounds of one of our cinema complexes relishing ... Read More
ACS Take out the 2013 BYRON-KENNEDY AWARD

ACS Take out the 2013 BYRON-KENNEDY AWARD

Unique accolade for Australian Cinematographers Society (18/12/13 IF Magazine) By Don Groves Australian Cinematographers Society national president Ron Johanson felt he was being called to the headmaster’s office when he ... Read More
Congratulations Birgit Gudjonsdottir BVK 2013 Best Cinematographer Award recipient.

Congratulations Birgit Gudjonsdottir BVK 2013 Best Cinematographer Award recipient.

Birgit Gujonsdottir BVK is board member of IMAGO and recent award winner at WIFTS. To read more about Birgit Gujonsdottir and the WIFTS click here. » Congratulations Birgit Gudjonsdottir BVK ... Read More