Peter Janes

Lecturer - Screen Production


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Areas of Teaching

Camera, lighing and advanced production


Cinematographer for 40 years


Peter Janes has worked in the Australasian TV industry since NZBC days in the late 1960s. His work in television includes iconic series such as The Power Rangers, The Tribe, Shortland Street and Xena Warrior Princess; dramas including Mercy Peak and Jackson’s Wharf; and the comedy series The Topp Twins and Pio.

His film work includes the so-called Maori Merchant of Venice (He Taonga Films); documentaries including Ten Guitars, and Standing in the Sunshine and Opera in the Outback featuring Kiri Te Kanawa; and a number of Flying Nun music videos for TV Series Radio With Pictures including TheVerlaines’ Death and the Maiden.

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