Eben Bolter BSC / Avenue 5

Satire In Space Eben Bolter BSC / Avenue 5 Satire In Space Eben Bolter BSC / Avenue 5 With a spaceship-sized set, comic timing, a thousand-strong cast, integrated lighting, and a devastating fire, British cinematographer Eben Bolter BSC and the crew of Avenue 5 steered Armando Iannucci’s sci-fi epic to the screen. Avenue 5 is … Read more

Panasonic Varicam supports the look for comedy After Life

Panasonic’s VariCam range was used to help create an aesthetically pleasing look, supporting the comedic narrative, of Ricky Gervais’ latest Netflix Original comedy series, After Life. The six-part series from Derek Productions is created, written and directed by Gervais, with Charlie Hanson as producer and Gervais and Duncan Hayes as executive producers. Over the six … Read more

John Pardue BSC / Luther

Watching the detective John Pardue BSC / Luther Watching the detective John Pardue BSC / Luther Lead Image: BBC – Photographer: Des Willie DP John Pardue BSC wrote in with details about his work on the new BBC series Luther. “Luther  is a great opportunity for a DP to create something visually stunning. The scripts … Read more

Eben Bolter / The Woman In White

Psycho Thriller Eben Bolter / The Woman In White Psycho Thriller Eben Bolter / The Woman In White “What got me the job was saying that I didn’t want to do the job,” admits cinematographer Eben Bolter about his initial conversations with director Carl Tibbetts for the Origin Pictures/BBC drama series The Woman In White. … Read more

Single MoVi shot captures Commonwealth Games handover in Birmingham

MōVi expert/camera operator James Davis was involved with the ground-breaking shot on Sunday 15th April, which went out live to over 1 billion viewers world-wide on the BBC as part of the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony. The single five-minute live shot was filmed in Birmingham, England, as part of the handover from Australia’s Gold Coast … Read more

Philipp Blaubach / Gunpowder

Explosive Material Philipp Blaubach / Gunpowder Explosive Material Philipp Blaubach / Gunpowder The image of Guy Fawkes in the cellars under the Palace of Westminster, surrounded by barrels of explosives, is among the best known in English history. There is much more to the story than the failed attempt to blow up Parliament, however, which … Read more