RICK RIFICI CINEMATOGRAPHY
RICK RIFICI is an Award winning Cinematographer with over 25 years Industry experience. Rick freelances as a Director of Photography, Cinematographer and 3D Stereographer within the Feature Film, Television and Commercial Worlds whilst specialising in the Surfing and Extreme Sports Industries.
Ricks work extends from Feature Films , Commercials, Documentaries, Live Sports Broadcasts , Studio Productions and Extreme Sports Productions. Some examples of his global cliental include ESPN, Television Networks 7, 9 ,10 , The ABC, The Discovery Channel, FOX Sports, Quiksilver International and Red Bull International.
Rick bases himself between the West Coast of Australia and Bali, Indonesia. His extensive operating background and equipment inventory ranges from High Speed Photo Sonics Super 16mm Cameras with custom built water housings, SONY HD Broadcast Cameras, PANASONIC Broadcast Cameras, The RED ONE and The latest RED EPIC Camera that can shoot 300 frames per second at a super high resolution.The RED EPIC also has a custom built water housing..
One of Ricks strongest attributes is his versatility. His ability to capture images from all Land, Air and Water angles on multiple formats make Rick a front runner within his field.
Rick has progressed into the future world of High Speed Digital Cinematography and 3D. Working with the latest High Speed Digital Cameras, completing a 3D Stereographer’s course in Munich, Germany and updating his equipment inventory with the latest 3D Camera Rigs, Custom built 3D Water Housings and 3D Nano Flash recording systems for top end Productions. Rick has also completed the Advanced Red Epic course in Hollywood in the U.S.A qualifying him as a Red Operator and Technician.