Harry Wiggins

Shining a light on… Gaffers ‘R’ Us / Harry Wiggins Shining a light on… Gaffers ‘R’ Us / Harry Wiggins Fact file Age: 51Born: LondonFamily: 2.5 kids (if you include the cat!)Education: French & Latin at Oxford University, then City & Guilds 236 at Hackney CollegeLives: Shepherds BushHobbies/Passions: Taking my kids to the theatre Selected … Read more

Helicopter Film Services

Aerial Adventures Innovator / Helicopter Film Services Aerial Adventures Innovator / Helicopter Film Services Header image: Jeremy Braben using Shotover F1 with Alexa Mini for Operation Red Sea (2018) Jeremy Braben has a plea for producers and directors: “stop thinking that drones can do everything”. The aerial cinematographer, and CEO of Helicopter Film Services (HFS), … Read more

Paul Greengrass to receive BFI Fellowship

The BFI and BFI London Film Festival will honour British film director, producer, screenwriter and former broadcast journalist, Paul Greengrass, with Fellowship of the BFI. The presentation will take place at the BFI London Film Festival’s annual Awards Ceremony on Saturday 14th October. Greengrass, whose Captain Phillips (DP Barry Ackroyd) opened the 2013 BFI London … Read more

Panalux to exclusively offer LRX robotic lighting system

Panalux, which provides lighting rental equipment to film, television and media productions, has become the exclusive provider of the LRX robotic lighting system throughout Europe and Africa. The LRX robotic lighting system is a remotely-controlled trolley, with matching lighting heads, that allows for on-set lighting flexibility and convenience, and is well-suited for large-scale sets. Operated … Read more

Barry Ackroyd BSC / Jason Bourne

Gun and run Barry Ackroyd BSC / Jason Bourne Gun and run Barry Ackroyd BSC / Jason Bourne Jason Bourne  is the fifth film in the successful Bourne spy thriller series, and the sequel to The Bourne Ultimatum  (2007) and The Bourne Legacy  (2012). The title of the film was officially revealed to the world on February … Read more

Digital Sputnik lights up Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 and Jason Bourne

Digital Sputnik systems are in use to light up the latest space adventure Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2, being shot in Atlanta by DP Henry Braham BSC. Rental Partner MBS Equipment Co. is providing the lighting package for the production. Digital Sputnik’s Modular lighting platform was also used to light up sequences of the … Read more