Russell Bacon is one of Australia’s leading cinematographers, having worked on classic dramas such as Frankie’s House, The Magistrate, Brides of Christ, Joh’s Jury and Police Rescue. Russell also shot the international Sci-Fi series Farscape, which quickly became a cult classic and a ratings success for the US Syfy Channel.
In 2002, Russell was awarded the ACS Golden Tripod for the classic My Brother Jack, as well as the Australian Cinematographer of the Year 2002 ‘Millie’ Award. His recent television credits include the top rating Seven Network dramedy Packed to the Rafters, starring Rebecca Gibney and Erik Thomson, and all five seasons of the Nine Network’s Sea Patrol, starring Lisa McCune. More recently, Russell shot both series of Wonderland for Network Ten and Fremantle Media.
For Russell’s show reel, please visit his website.