Emma Paine is an Australian cinematographer based in Sydney. Emma’s love of film began
in the darkroom, developing an eye for lighting and composition from
black and white photography.
Since graduating with a Graduate Diploma in Cinematography from the
Australian Film, Television and Radio school in 2011 she has further
specialised in drama, commercials, online and branded content.
In 2015 Emma won a NSW and ACT ACS Gold Award for her work on ‘We Will’
and a Silver Award for ‘Infused Honey’ in the Web Content and New Media
category. She won her first Gold Tripod at the ACS National
awards for ‘We Will’ in 2016 and her first feature film, ‘Zelos’ was in competition for the 2017 AACTA awards. Emma was recently awarded an ACS NSW and ACT Silver Award for short film ‘Cherry Season’, commissioned by SBS and Create NSW.