Harbor adds to UK picture-finishing team
February 28, 2023

Harbor adds to UK picture-finishing team

LONDON — Following the recent unveiling of its new, three-story, full-service post facility at the Turnmills building in London’s Farringdon, Harbor (harborpicturecompany.com) has announced five new hires to its picture-finishing team.

Photo (L-R): Dan Moran, Daniel Tomlinson and Dexter Kong

Senior colorist Dan Moran; senior Flame artist Daniel Tomlinson; Flame artist Richard Ellis; head of front end workflow & imaging integration Dexter Kong; and head of episodic sales, UK Helen Phelps all join senior colorist Jateen Patel at the London studio. 

Dan Moran is a highly respected colorist, particularly for his creative look development, which has seen him collaborate across genres with many of the world’s leading filmmakers and cinematographers. Recent highlights include work on I Came By, No One Gets Outs Alive, Netflix’s Night On Earth, Malpractice and George Michael: Freedom. 

Senior Flame artists Daniel Tomlinson has a credit list comprised of major indie and studio features, as well as a host of acclaimed TV dramas. His recent credits include Death on the Nile, Enola Holmes, Judy, Rocketman, Dumbo, Yesterday, Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, The Capture, Breeders, The Thief His Wife and the Canoe, and A Very English Scandal. Upcoming projects include Damage and The Last Kingdom: Seven Must Die. Prior to Harbor, Tomlinson spent time with Goldcrest Post and LipSync Post. 

Photo (L-R): Helen Phelps and Richard Ellis

Flame artist Richard Ellis will work on HETV, long-form episodic and features, having built an impressive credit portfolio over the past 15 years. Recent highlights include The Last Kingdom, Trigger Point, The Chelsea Detective and SAS Rogue Heroes. Ellis joins Harbor following previous tenures with Molinare and Deluxe/Company 3. 
As head of front-end workflow & imaging integration, Dexter Kong will be responsible for overseeing the technical management & workflow of dailies and Anchor, Harbor’s VFX pulls & media management platform pipelines. He was previously with Picture Shop and Technicolor. 

Helen Phelps’ role as head of episodic sales, UK, will draw on her wealth of experience and contacts following a 25-year career in post production sales, including long tenures at Molinare, Pepper and TVI. 

Harbor's new Turnmills picture studio boasts theatrical and HDR grading theatres, offline editorial suites, and supervised online suites, in addition to the sound departments Atmos mix and ADR capabilities.