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Leon Narbey on Shooting “The Dead Lands”

Nov 26, 2014 | No Comments
Leon Narbey on Shooting “The Dead Lands”

As a cinematographer Leon Narbey NZCS has shot many feature films and documentaries including Desperate Remedies, The Price of Milk, Whale Rider, Colin McCahon: I Am, Perfect Creature, Rain of the Children, No. 2, The Orator, My Talks with Dean Spanley, and now The Dead Lands which is his fourth collaboration with Director Toa Fraser. […]

Richard Bluck NZCS wins at Camerimage

Nov 23, 2014 | No Comments
Richard Bluck NZCS wins at Camerimage

On behalf of all NZCS members a huge congratulations to our own President, Richard Bluck NZCS for winning at Camerimage. Best 3D Documentary Film: Beyond the Edge cin. Richard Bluck dir. Leanne Pooley A full list of winners can be found at http://camerimage.pl/en/Camerimage-2014-Winners.html

Sound sync evening

Sep 19, 2014 | No Comments
Sound sync evening

     On Tuesday the 16th of September NZCS, in conjunction with Sound Techniques, held an evening for Sound & Camera professionals to share knowledge and experiences about syncing sound with pictures. Stephen Buckland, General Manager of Sound Techniques kicked off the evening, introducing respected New Zealand Production Sound Mixer, David Madigan who spoke extensively about […]

Grant Campbell wins Ian Turtill Award for 2014

Sep 7, 2014 | No Comments
Grant Campbell wins Ian Turtill Award for 2014

The Ian Turtill award acknowledges the input into the craft of Cinematography that is delivered by a wide variety of collaborators both on and off set. The committee felt that through the years either in the Lab or as Kodak’s man on the ground in NZ, Grant Campbell has always strived to support the Cinematographers’ […]

Virtuoso Evening

Sep 7, 2014 | No Comments
Virtuoso Evening

VIRTUOSO Write Up by Mark Lapwood. The event at Virtuoso on August 12th was a very entertaining and informative evening hosted by Matt Wilmot and his team. Matt shared many insights and examples of work from a variety of projects involving their extensive use of radio control aerial technology on TVC’s, drama, documentaries and more. […]

Shooting “The Last Saint” with Grant McKinnon

Sep 7, 2014 | No Comments
Shooting “The Last Saint” with Grant McKinnon

           Photos: Alexandre Bon Grant McKinnon is an Auckland based Cinematographer. The Last Saint is his 2nd Feature Film. He is also the recipient of the inaugural Allen Guilford Award for Best Cinematography in a short film as part of the 2014 NZ International Film Festival. This is what Grant had […]