Entries by Deidre

Silver ACS for Drama Series ‘Playing for Keeps’ Series 2

Very pleased for Director of Cinematography Marty Smith for the Silver Award in the 2020 Australian Cinematographers Society Awards. This was awarded for the drama series ‘Playing for Keeps’. Congratulations! It was an absolute pleasure to work with Marty as his colourist. Here is a link to his post on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marty.smith1/posts/10157414634926583 It is really […]

Virtual Sets happening in Melbourne soon

26 July – Clayton Jacobson of Dreamscreen Australia received seed funding to begin building Melbourne’s largest Virtual Production Studio. Testing at The Dockland Studios was scheduled to happen over the following weeks. https://dreamscreenaustralia.com For more information about this new technology here are some links Mandelorian https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpUI8uOsKTM Run TV Series https://beforesandafters.com/2020/04/13/run-and-real-time/    

“The Masked Singer” Season 2 – Behind the scenes at City Post

There was a whole new set of challenges on this project; being flexible and adaptable not the least of them. Schedules and timelines changed constantly to fit in with the changes happening on set. The team at City Post were the ultimate jugglers, getting everyone working together and apart, to get the job done. The […]

The Colourist & Cinematographer Relationship

The Australian Cinematographer Society ran an online webinar with a panel of three colourists. CJ Dobson CSI, Deidre “Dee” McClelland CSI, and Fergus Hally CSI. Hosted by Warwick Field ACS. The aim was to answer questions from cinematographers about our role as colourists and how we can be of assistance to them before during and […]

The Whistleblower – Feature Film

The grade for “The Whistleblower” is almost complete. This is a $55 million budget film shot in Melbourne, China and Malawi. It is a coproduction between Asutralia and China; “building a bridge between our two great nations” it has been said! Grading has taken place at Soundfirm in their resolve grading theatre. Despite being incredibly […]

Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears Movie

Lovely to be working with Roger Lanser-Director of Photography and Tony Tilse-Director, on the grade for ‘Miss Fisher and The Crypt of Tears’ movie. This picture was taken in the grading theatre at Soundfirm. The grade has wrapped until the final delivery of VFX. It is looking stunning, with wonderful wide vistas shot in Morocco, […]