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ACS South Australian Branch


July 25 2022

Virtual Production Night
Awards Entry Opens Aug 1
Book Now SA 2022 AGM

The SA ACS branch are excited to present our latest event. Your committee have been working hard to deliver an informative night surrounding Virtual Production, demonstrating the 150m2 LED wall @ Light Adelaide. Coupling this with some new Full Frame Cooke Glass & the New RED V-RAPTOR 8K Cinema Camera to show off the latest in image capture technology.
On the night we’ll have presentations from ACS Award winner Richie Coburn talking about his experience shooting VP Music Clips, Shane Ahern from Model Farm talking about the possibilities of making use of the LED Wall, Quentin Peel representing Blonde Robot the Australian Distributor for RED Digital Cinema will showcase RED’s multi-format V RAPTOR and last but certainly not least David Gregan from Picture Hire showing off their newly acquired FF Cooke Primes.
Where: Light Adelaide, enter off 63 Light Square, Upstairs
When: Tuesday night, August 2
Time: 6pm for 6:30 start to around 9pm
Cost: Financial ACS members free. Finger food & drinks provided.
non-members $15, student non-members $10 - Student card to be shown at venue. Non members to pay on the night.
Book: Definitely - by 31st July
COVID: Masks preferred please


Award Entry Window Opens Aug 1

The entry window opens August 1 and closes August 21 so enter soon, you have to be in it to win it. The only way to be entered into the ACS National Awards for Cinematography is to win Gold at the State level. Entry is via the ACS website, don't forget, you must be financial to enter the 2022 ACS State Awards for Cinematography.

Book Now SA AGM and get together

Well it's that time of the year for our SA 2022 Annual General Meeting held, to elect our next committee and office bearers. It's on August 15 at in.Studio + Cafe 6pm for a welcome drink, AGM 6:30 to 7:00 followed by refreshments and a lovely bite to eat. It won't all be boring business, it's a good time to catch up with other members too. Free for financial *corporate ACS members only.

So this could be your chance to become SA President as I'm hanging up hang up my shingle after this AGM.

The office bearer roles include: President, 2 Vice Presidents, Secretary and Assistant Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Treasurer and Committee Members. BTW, you can't just be voted in on the night, you have to have submitted a nomination form at least a week before the AGM, so don't be worried about attending!

To assist with catering and so we get any special dietary requirements please book via the link below as numbers are limited. Bookings close CoB August 8.


The committee meets for 11 months of the year (we get January off!) usually on the first Monday night of the month from 6:30pm to around 8 - 8:30. These are enjoyable meetings with like minded, enthusiastic members trying to organise the best we can for our members.

If you want to see some changes in our branch put your hand up to be on the committee. Nomination forms are are available via the link below and they need to be received by us by August 8 2022.

If you cannot attend but would still like to have your vote count please complete the Proxy form also available from a link below with the same deadline as the nomination forms.

Please note: financial, corporate members only can nominate and/or vote at the AGM - * this includes Accredited, Full, Active, Life & Retired members only.

ACS Facebook Group

All current financial ACS members can join our Facebook group. Members can post their work, connect across states, link to events, ask for advice, and put up equipment for sale, etc. To join, simply follow the link below and request to join, and one of your local committee members will approve your request. Of course, if you're not a member please don't apply as rejection is not really in our DNA.

Upcoming Dates


August 2 Virtual Production Event
August 1 - 21 Awards Entry Window
August 15 SA AGM & get together @ in.Studio + Cafe
September 1 - 30 Accreditation Application Window 
September 6 Committee Meeting

September 9 Sponsors Awards Assets deadline

October 3 Committee Meeting
October 14, 15 & 16 Accreditation Assessments in Sydney

October 29 42nd WA & SA Awards for Cinematography @ Frazer's Kings Park, Perth
November 1 Committee Meeting
December 5  Committee Meeting
December 12 Christmas Drinks


Here's a few dates to get next year going - more to come!
February 6 - 1st Committee Meeting for 2023
March 6 - Committee Meeting
August 1 to 21 - Awards Entry Window
August 14 - SA AGM - time to vote in the new SA President!
September 1 to 30 - Accreditation Application Window 

October 3 - Committee Meeting

South Australia Gold Sponsors
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South Australia Silver Sponsors
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South Australia Bronze Sponsor
Sponsor ACS SA logo

National Major Sponsor
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National Diamond Sponsor
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National Platinum Sponsors
Black Magic Design logo        Canon logo        Cutting Edge logo        Panavision logo        Silver Track Digital logo
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National Gold Sponsors
AFTRS logo        Aputure logo        ARRI Australia logo        C R Kennedy logo        EIZO logo
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Showreel Finder logo        SUNSTUDIOS logo        VA Hire logo        Well Above logo        XM2 logo

National ACS CineKids Sponsor
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National Bronze Sponsors
Camerahire logo        Nanlux logo        Panasonic logo        RED logo        Sura logo
TecArt logo        Vimo Cine logo

National Supporters
AACTA logo        Black Bishop logo        MPIBS logo        NFSA logo        Stage & Screen logo

South Australian Branch
Australian Cinematographers Society
PO Box 212, KENT TOWN, SA 5071

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