I have lived in Australia for nearly 20 years and still find it funny wishing folk a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year in 30 degreesRead More
Training in Toronto, visit Niagara Falls. Home to Brisbane via a manic connection in LA. Lose my baggage, grade a TVC, then head to Singapore. All the time using Public Transport to get to and from each Airport.Read More
A lot has changed since I released the world’s first online color correction training series in 2007. This release showcases Resolve 15 Fundamentals which includes basic editing and colorRead More
I was recently lucky enough to spend a week in Auckland. I sat down with long form colorist Alana Cotton who works at Images Post and Sound.Read More
I’ve been talking about starting a Colorist podcast for over 10 years! Finally after lots of talk my new Podcast is live.
In the ‘Color Tour’ Podcast I chat to Colorists in different locations around the world. It starts in the grading suite then moves to a local bar or restaurant.Read More
Being creative is only part of the job, but it is a very important part. Knowing when and how much to push an image or how far to take a look is a fine art.Read More
Grading Blue World Order was probably the biggest challenge I have ever taken on! Now that’s a big call when you have been coloring for over 25 years.
I started using DaVinci Resolve in 2005. It was a $300,000 system, the hardware rack was the size of a doorway and it took a Resolve engineer two days to install. In 2006 I met with Mike Seymour and John Montgomery, who said they were thinking of opening an online university.Read More
I first spoke to Terrance Young in 2013 when he contacted me about coloring his first feature film 500 miles. Unfortunately I wasn’t available, so missed the chance to work together, the film went on to be a low budget success.Read More
I first worked with Paul Brodie in 1993. I was the colorist at Chrysalis TV in London and he was a runner fresh out of arts school. We got on very well and still do today, mostly due to a love of beer and football.
Thanks for checking out my new grading website. It will showcase my work and relationships with the fantastic Directors, DPs and creative people I work with.Read More