Eagleton joins Fuel VFX as head of colour

Fuel VFX have announced the appointment of Ben Eagleton as Head of Colour.

Eagleton said: “I’m very excited to be back in Australia and to have joined the team at Fuel. I’ve been impressed with the work they have been doing in recent years, and now look forward to contributing to Fuel’s slate of projects.”

Andrew Hellen, Fuel VFX Managing Director said: “We’re extremely pleased to welcome Ben to the Fuel family. He’s a true artist and colour space is something we’re very passionate about. We’re looking forward to adding Ben’s talent and experience to Fuel’s projects.”

The appointment has Eagleton return to Australia after two years in New York.

After emigrating from London where he had been working at Rushes post house, Eagleton worked as Senior Colourist at The Lab before opening Bean in Sydney in 2007.

Bean was acquired by Tag Worldwide, owned by Smoke & Mirrors where he was appointed Group Head of Colour in New York, and spent two years establishing new grading suites and workflow for Smoke & Mirrors New York, London, Shanghai and Sao Paulo facilities.

Eagleton has worked on commercial campaigns and music videos for Directors Spike Lee, Gerard de Thame, Chris Cunningham, Jonathan Glazer and Joachim Back.

View Ben’s recent work.


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