DAN MULLIGAN

  • Role Title: Lecturer
  • Address: Eldon Building, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth PO1 2DJ
  • Telephone: 023 9284 8484
  • Emaildaniel.mulligan@port.ac.uk
  • Department: School of Creative Technologies
  • Faculty: Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries

Biography

Cinematography, Colour Science and Digital Imaging/Workflow specialist

Providing support & consultation, equipment and software for Digital Film and HD and now UHD/4K since 1999. 2004 purchased the Viper Filmstream camera system from Thomson. Since then we have moved onto location based services with Data Management, Colour Pipelines and all the Data/Media Management involved in todays Digital recording environments. From Starting Rogue Films as a camera rental business to Pure Digital for location and DIT services through to setting up Technicolor UK operations in 2011 for Data and Digital Film. Along the way we have worked with many Companies and continue to assist and learn new methods of working 2015 has seen Open Source come along and new evolutions to current practices.

1999- 2016 :Providing both camera rental and location based data services through two specialist Companies. Beginning with the BBC in 2005 to full Feature Productions to 2016.

2011-2014 : Setting up Technicolor UK Digital Front End operations from ground up, hiring staff and setting workflows, building department from new. Dailies Supervisor. Workflow Supervisor. Locations Lab builds. Projection and colour science.

Overall review : Location and Facilities Data/File Specialists. Uncompressed RAW camera workflows
Arriraw, F65 16-bit RAW, Epic Dragon 6K r3d. By integrating our own toolsets with the pinnacle in digital film technology we manage the digital negative from camera through to final delivery with Post management and EDL tools.

Turnkey digital image workflow solutions to meet the most demanding feature film environments and requirements. VFX on location, real time 4K & 6K workflows.

Onset dailies, Avid, 3D LUTs, data processing, data storage, dailies, offline, location or facilities based. New location dailies servicing through mobile production systems.

Specialties: Complete production storage on disk and LTO. Live VFX on location. Dailles and Edit on location. Mobile Production Studios/Offices.

Currently

Lecturer in Cinematography. Includes full development of digital workflows and pipelines for all UoP productions.
Colour Scientist – Building a full colour pipeline from sensor to DI/VFX. ACES, demosaicing, processing
Cine Lab – Research & Innovation – Sensors, processing, workflows
LUTs, grading, colour science, colour workflows, dailies, new software, backbone and cloud.
Lighting, camera operating, camera builds.
Workflows, data management. Production data backbone
Green screen, motion capture, virtual cinematography, lens development, camera sensor development