Patience and humour a vital combination

Mindseye Films - Qantas

Filming in confined spaces is nothing new for Tim – he’s filmed in helicopters, a light plane with Aussie actor Hugh Jackman, off the back of a Harley Davidson, he’s even filmed inside a life raft at sea. And for a recent Qantas shoot, for several hours Tim had to stand in a toilet cubicle adjoining the cockpit of a plane to film a training video on changing a light bulb in the dashboard.

Tim has worked with Qantas regularly for nearly a decade on a huge variety of projects; one recent shoot involved creating a film for Qantas staff that aimed to break down the stereotypes surrounding Indigenous employees.

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Mindseye on top of latest technology

Mindseye Films - Optus TVC

New Optus infomercials benefit

Producing two cinematic quality TVCs at low cost and with a limited shoot time? No problem! It’s a challenge Tim faced recently when he was shooting two new infomercials for regular client Optus – and he tackled it using his Red Epic camera and his brand new Canon Cine Prime lens set.

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From romance to kids

On set with Hi5

Red Epic covers different genres

Five Red Epic cameras were used to shoot the Hi-5 movie, Some Kind of Wonderful. Shot over just five days in Sydney, the film follows the audition process to find three new performers to join the one of the world’s best loved preschool children’s entertainment groups, Hi-5.

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Playing a role in the Great Gatsby

Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby

It was lauded as one of the biggest films to be released in 2013, starred the highest paid actor in Hollywood, was largely shot in Australia – plus some of MindsEye’s Red Epic camera gear was used to film this major feature film.

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Odd jobs for Qantas

Odd jobs for Qantas

Corporate videos can lend themselves to a lack of creativity in their composition, however MindsEye strives to think outside of the box with each project.

Qantas is a regular client of MindsEye; Tim has completed a range of projects for the leading airline over the past few years, including informative videos regarding staff training, crewing options, refitting, announcements, security, catering, the new crew uniforms and much more.

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Hope for Crohn’s sufferers with AbbVie

Hope for Crohn’s sufferers with AbbVie

Capturing the emotion behind a person’s story is an essential skill for any cameraman; whilst filming a series of informative videos for AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company committed to patient-centred innovation, Tim’s skills were put to the test.

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