Tim McGahan ACS
Tim McGahan ACS has established himself as one of Australia’s most prolific film and television players. Working across feature films, television, TV commercials and digital multiplatform, there are not many areas of the film and television business he hasn’t had experience in.
Tim is the owner and company director of Blacklab International – a leading tv commercial production company, Blacklab Entertainment an emerging long form production company, Filmlighting – one of Australia’s fastest growing independent film lighting equipment rental companies and an active cinematographer.
As producer and executive producer, Tim has bought to life more than 400 TV commercials, corporate videos, and music videos. As Managing Director of Blacklab Entertainment he has executive produced in excess of 44 hours of broadcast television and the feature film Predestination in the company’s first three years.
Tim began his career as a highly regarded and award-winning cinematographer in demand for his creative vision, speed and knowledge, Tim was the youngest ever Australian cinematographer to be accredited by the Australian Cinematographers Society. As cinematographer hem has shot over 250 TV commercials, 40 music videos, as well as short films and television drama.
Tim graduated from the inaugural intake of the Australian film television and radio school’s – graduate diploma in screen business administration and has also served as QLD President of the Australian Cinematographer Society.
A passionate and active member of the Australian media industry, Tim is dedicated to producing creative excellence in innovative visual content and to develop sustainable and economically responsible businesses within the industry.