MEET THE TEAM
Cyclops Productions collaborates with a trusted team of experienced creatives,
including: designers, stylists, composers, marketing and media specialists, editors, print managers, and master printers.
JOHN OGDEN ACS
John Ogden is a respected cinematographer, photographer, writer, publisher and educator based in Sydney, Australia. John’s career began as a photojournalist in Southeast Asia during the early seventies, before joining the infamous Tracks magazine as a correspondent, while freelancing for other counter culture magazines. In 1979 he graduated from the Western Australia Institute of Technology (now Curtin University) having studied literature, anthropology and filmmaking.
Over the last four decades he has worked as a Director of Photography, with experience in long-form drama and short films, as well as documentaries, music video, and commercials.
John is an accredited member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) and has received many awards. In 1998 he established Cyclops Press as a vehicle to publish books that promote Australian authors and photographers working towards an awareness of First People culture.
LOUISE WHELAN MA
Louise is a visual artist with photomedia base, her interdisciplinary approach spans photography, projection, video art, curation, socially engaging art projects and installation. Much of her practice draws inspiration from environmental and humanitarian issues, and her interest in the aesthetic of memory.
Louise has a Master of Art in Photomedia graduating with excellence from UNSW Art and Design.
Louise is widely published and exhibited, with more than 30 national and international awards to her name. She photographs for the state libraries of New South Wales and Western Australia and the National Library of Australia.
Louise complements her photographic collections at the State Library of NSW with the oral history discipline, some of which have been collected by the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World Register.
OTHER MEMBERS OF OUT TEAM INCLUDE
Annette Ogilvie - stylist, artist, art director and production designer. Nettie is devoted to all things sustainable and vintage.
Former drummer and percussionist for the band Mercy Arms, Julian has since become a sought after composer and arranger.
With his art and design background, Saxon's goal is to work with a thriving team within an exciting and creative organisation.
With over fourteen years experience working within the arts across multiple disciplines he values very highly being able to collaborate with and support talented creatives.
PHOTOGRAPHER AND WEB DESIGNER