Dion Beebe

Dion Beebe

1968 (age 4748)

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Nationality Australian
Occupation Cinematographer
Years active 1992–present

Academy Award for Best Cinematography
Memoirs of a Geisha 2005

BAFTA Award for Best Cinematography
Collateral 2004
Memoirs of a Geisha 2005

ASC Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography
Memoirs of a Geisha 2005

Dion Beebe A.C.S. A.S.C. (/ˈdɒn ˈbbi/ DEE-ahn BEE-be;[1][2] born 1968) is an Australian cinematographer. Originally from Brisbane, Australia, his family moved to Cape Town, South Africa in 1972. Dion studied cinematography at the Australian Film Television and Radio School from 1987 to 1989.

Beebe was nominated for an Academy Award and BAFTA for his work on Rob Marshall's Chicago, and won the 2006 Academy Award for his work on the director's later Memoirs of a Geisha. He is known for his use of stylized, highly-saturated colour palettes and for his experimental use of [3][4] high-speed digital video on Michael Mann's Collateral (for which he won a BAFTA for Best Cinematography) and Miami Vice. He is also a member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) and the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC).



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