Welcome To Blacksun Productions

Blacksun Productions is a Gold Coast Film Production Business lead by Cinematographer Dr. Dominik Muench. Blacksun offers film production services including underwater & aerial cinematography, photography, equipment hire, creative concept development and visual content production services from conceptualisation to post-production.

Dr. Dominik Muench

Dominik is a multiple ACS award-winning (2005 & 2013 bronze) Cinematographer & Photographer who has worked extensively throughout Europe, Australia, Thailand, Indonesia and India.

He is currently the main cinematography tutor at New York Film Academy – Gold Coast and accredited with a doctorate in creative arts on digital camera technology as well as bachelor and masters degrees in film & television from Bond University.

The owner of a renowned Red Epic HD camera, and the first Cinematographer to use one on an Australian project in 2007 (featured in the Australian Cinematographer Dec 2007), Dominik’s cinematography portfolio includes music videos, television commercials, corporate videos, and documentaries. He also tutors freelance at the new york film academy on the Gold Coast, giving workshops on the Red Digital Cinema system.

As a photographer, Dominik specialises in advertising, fashion, glamour, editorial and commercial work, and has shot for the likes of Paul Mitchell and Raffinese Lingerie, as well as actress Pola Kinski (Klaus Kinskis’ daughter). in 2009 Dominik co-founded the Australian mens lifestyle magazine ‘Apollo’ and worked as the editorial photographer and photo editor until 2011.

Dominik’s work has been featured in various media mediums, establishing his position as one of Australia’s most sought-after breakthrough photographic and cinematic artists.

Dominik’s affable character and strict professionalism, in conjunction with his unique vision, style, technical mastery and conceptual creativity, have cemented his loyal following of models, actors, presenters and corporate clients who value high quality work.


RED Epic Dragon ‘Lucy’ is now available, enquire about our aerial UAV drone and underwater cinematography services.

Equipment Hire

RED Epic Dragon Camera packages available in different configurations.

PL / Canon mount options. Cine prime & Canon lenses available.


ACS Award winning cinematography in 4K/ 5K/ 6K on the RED Epic Dragon.

Underwater RED Epic productions.

Aerial cinematography with front and side mounted stabilised gimbal available.

UAE drone filming, fully CASA licensed with RED Epic Dragon in 6K.

Post Services

4K / 5K/ 6K postproduction, transcoding and editing services available.

Photoshop stills image retouching services.


Specialised in all aspects of people photography with the main focus on fashion, editorial, glamour and portfolio image production.