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Meg White is a cinematographer who works in film, television, commercials and documentary.

 

She recently shot writer and actor Nakkiah Lui's upcoming comedy series PREPPERS for the ABC with producers Liz Watts and Sylvia Warmer of Spirit Pictures. She previously shot the 2021 Emmy winning, 2020 Rose D'or winning and AACTA nominated television series FIRST DAY with director Julie Kalceff and producer Kirsty Stark. This series was a co-production between the ABC, BBC and Hulu and was lauded internationally for its portrayal of transgender student Hannah Bradford.

 

Meg was 2nd unit DP on RFDS, the hit new Seven prime time series shot entirely on location in Broken Hill, which launched in August 2021 to enormous critical and commercial success. Meg has shot many short form projects with some of Australia's most respected directors - two of which she won ACS Silver Awards for; Marcia Hines music video REMEDY, directed by Russell Crowe, and the ACCTA Nominated short film I WANT TO MAKE A FILM ABOUT WOMEN directed by Karen Pearlman.

 

Meg has also worked extensively in documentary, including director Rachel Perkins' ARRERNTE WOMEN'S PROJECT and

I AM BLACK AND BEAUTIFUL, for director Hawanatu Bangura.

Meg holds a BA in Media Arts and Production from University of Technology, Sydney. She is the recipient of ACS Drew Llewelyn Camerimage Scholarship and the Screen Australia Onbass Fellowship, which enabled her to attend the American Film Institute Conservatory under scholarship in 2019.

 

In addition to her cinematography work, Meg has exhibited three solo photography exhibitions, AND I THOUGHT I WAS DREAMING, FRACTURES and LOVESICK. Her photo ANDREW MASON from her AND I THOUGHT I WAS DREAMING series was a finalist in the 2018 Head On Photo Festival portrait category.