Cinematography

Cross Shooting Techniques for Television Drama

Milli Award-winning cinematographer Russell Bacon ACS explores using multiple cameras and cross-shooting techniques on television drama. By Russell Bacon ACS. In the production of television drama it is a prerequisite…

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Parenting

Old Dad, Tilly and Crabs

Our three-year-old loves to help. Whether it be in the kitchen, around the house – anywhere there are jobs to be done. So, it is no surprise that when we…

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Parenting

Two Tips for New Older Fathers

I think I had pre-natal depression. It cannot be true, after 28 years, I am going to be a father again? After all, I already had three children with my…

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Parenting

How to feed your fussy eater

Sometimes it’s tough. Toddlers often don’t know what they want and almost never know what they need when it comes to food. Fortunately for me, being an 'old dad', I...
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Russell Bacon and his daughter Matilda.
Parenting

Currently

Apart from a stint at the Australian Film, Television and Radio School, taking students on ‘Six Scenes Every Cinematographer Should Know’ and shooting a delightful couple of episodes of the...
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