PAUL HUGHES is a Melbourne-based cinematographer. He worked for roughly seven years as a focus puller on television projects and features such as Van Diemen's Land, while concurrently serving as cinematographer on numerous TVCs and short films. He was the main cinematographer on the award-winning web series Cop Hard, co-directed by Jonathan auf der Heide, Alethea Jones and Oscar Redding, and shot the Tropfest finalist short film The Unusual Suspects.
Throughout his career in cinematography Paul has worked with a wide variety of formats ranging from DSLRs to film, and has always brought to bear his eye, and his experience, to exploit fully the tools at his disposal in the service of the story. Paul has also recently made the transition to long-form cinematography with the upcoming feature The Heckler.